Housing Rehabilitation Specialist

Orange County Government - Hillsborough, NC (30+ days ago)4.0

The Orange County Housing and Community Development Department has an opening for a Housing Rehabilitation Specialist. Under general supervision, performs inspection work for the Housing and Community Development Department. Work involves inspecting residential units for compliance with the minimum housing codes, Section 8 Housing Quality Standards, and other applicable building codes and regulations for participation in a variety of Federal, state, and local housing rehabilitation programs; preparing detailed work specifications and cost estimates for units repaired under both County's Comprehensive Housing Rehabilitation Program and the Urgent Repair Program; assisting in bid solicitation; monitoring rehabilitation work in progress to ensure all work is performed properly; and maintaining records, contracts, and payment records to contractors. Minimum Qualifications: Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma or greater and at least three (3) years of related experience. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of North Carolina for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $39,978.00 to $52,743.00 /year


  • working with Section 8 Housing regulations: 3 years
  • monitoring rehabilitation work: 3 years
  • inspecting houses under federal, state, local building codes: 3 years


  • High school or equivalent


  • Driver's License