Berkshire Housing is an equal opportunity employer.
Berkshire Housing Services, Inc. is seeking a full time Occupancy Specialist to join our Leasing Department for properties under BHSI management. This position is ideally suited for someone who wants to be part of a skilled, fast paced team, enjoys working with diverse clientele, is detail oriented and self-motivated.
Responsibilities: The Occupancy Specialist will process applications, perform recertification’s for current residents; voucher for funds; submit reports to funders such as MHFA, HUD, DHCD, MHIC; answer daily phone & email inquiries, complete daily filing, conduct peer to peer review of files to ensure compliance and proper reporting, and, coordinate new apartment move-ins/move outs as necessary.
Some traveling required for meetings and trainings. Successful candidate must have excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel; excellent organization & communication skills,. Ability to meet deadlines on a monthly/weekly/quarterly/annual basis is a must. Having a Tax Credit and/or Certified Occupancy Specialist accreditation or a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in a role w/leasing of subsidized housing or comparable experience in related industries and bi-lingual capabilities preferred. Experience with YARDI Classic is a PLUS. Competitive salary and benefits package. Submit letter of interest, resume and salary requirements to: Berkshire Housing Services Inc., Attn: Human Resources Manager, 1 Fenn Street, P.O. Box 1180, Pittsfield, MA. 01202, or e-mail email@example.com.
Resident Services Coordinator
Berkshire Housing Services, Inc. is seeking a full-time Resident Services Coordinator responsible for the general case management and referral services for residents in need of assistance. The Resident Services Coordinator will work with family units, elderly, and/or at risk elderly and disabled residents in need of supportive services. The Resident Services Coordinator must have experience working with elderly and disabled individuals. Candidate must possess the ability to work on a variety of projects at one time, work independently, have experience in crisis management and be a team player. Bachelor’s degree in human services or a related field preferred. The Resident Services Coordinator must have at least three years related experience in a social service setting working with families needing support and guidance; they must be detail and deadline oriented; and have a strong knowledge of local services available. This position will require daily travel, dependable transportation and a valid driver’s license is required.
Berkshire Housing Services, Inc. seeks a full-time Maintenance Technician. This position will be responsible for the general and routine cleaning and maintenance of the interior and exterior of all properties of Berkshire Housing, on an as needed basis. He/she will respond to maintenance and cleaning issues that affect the efficient management of the various facilities and the comfort, welfare and safety of the tenants at each property, including general repair duties. Qualified candidate must have hands-on painting, carpentry, plumbing and electrical experience. Regular hours between 8:00-4:30, and rotating on-call shifts after hours.
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