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Site Manager - Sellwood Center (Limited)

  2020-06-26     Home Forward      1724 SE Tenino Street      $45,032.00 year  

About Home Forward:
Home Forward's 
mission is to provide shelter and support for our neighbors in need.

We believe that when it comes to ending the cycle of poverty, nothing is more powerful than providing people a home. A street address and a roof over one's head, yes. Also a haven: a shelter from life's storms and a safe place to raise a family. A place to store belongings. More importantly — a place to belong.

Home Forward is the Housing Authority of Portland and promotes, operates and develops affordable housing and is a community leader in creating public commitment, policy and funding to preserve and develop affordable housing.

To learn more about Home Forward, please visit our website at

Position Summary:

The Site Manager position supports Home Forward's strategic and operational objectives in the following way: To coordinate and oversee multiple property management functions, to ensure maximum occupancy of housing units, to direct or coordinate response to emergencies, to sustain successful residency and help residents work toward self-sufficiency, and to ensure the provision of safe, livable residential communities and high quality, well-maintained residential units through lease enforcement activities. Site Managers are responsible for the preparation and oversight of the operating budget for assigned property or properties. In this context, the incumbent in this position will collaborate with others at all levels of the organization and with external stakeholders in the consideration of significant goals, concepts, initiatives, and other activities that profoundly affect Home Forward, its employees, and the people that it serves.

**This will be a Limited Duration Assignment that has an expected duration of six-months to one-year.** Please note: Site Managers may be required to work at any of our locations throughout Multnomah County.

This opening is stationed at Sellwood Center in SE Portland:
1724 SE Tenino Street
Portland, OR 97202


Education & Experience Guidelines: Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Education: Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration or a related field.

Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible experience working in the property management field with a property management company or housing agency with disadvantaged, special needs populations. Management experience at a Multi-Family Project Based Section 8 with dual 236/202 subsidy, tax credit, Section 8 and public housing apartment communities preferred.

License or Certificate: Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's license.
ARM or PHM certification preferred.

Physical Demands and Working Environment: The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential job functions.

Environment: Normal office setting.

Physical: Incumbents require sufficient mobility to work in an office setting and operate office equipment; sit for extended periods of time; perform repetitive motion of hands and wrists.

Vision: Vision sufficient to read small print, computer screens and other printed documents.

In addition to competitive wages, some of the many benefits Home Forward employees enjoy include:

  • Public Employees Retirement System (PERS)/Oregon Public Service Retirement Plan (OPSRP)
  • Participation in Home Forward's 457 Deferred Compensation plan
  • Flexible Benefit Plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Public transit discounts
  • The option of two health insurance plans
  • Vision and dental insurance benefits
  • Generous vacation and sick leave time
  • 10 paid holidays

To Apply:
To review the full job description or to apply, please visit our website: This position is represented by AFSCME Local 3135 and will close on Monday, June 15 at 5:00PM or once a satisfactory number of applications are received. For best consideration, please apply early!

Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.

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