The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Berks is accepting applications for the position of Housing Generalist.  The Authority’s duties include the administration of federal, state, and local programs related the housing and community development.

The position has authority and responsibility for obtaining voluntary compliance with the property owners on all deficient structures, directing rehabilitation of buildings on behalf of the Authority or its nonprofit, acquiring property, monitoring federal and state wage rates, management of the maintenance of the Authority’s residential and commercial properties, etc. The person in this position represents the Authority in its relations with property owners, nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and private entities regarding housing and housing matters.  Email kpick@berksredevelop.org for a detailed position description.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.  A comprehensive benefits package is included. Graduation from high school or G.E.D certification from a recognized issuing agency with a minimum of five (5) years experience in the construction industry, building industry, land development, or construction/building project management.

Please mail cover letter of interest and resume no later than July 30, 2021 to:  Redevelopment Authority of the County of Berks, 606 Court Street, 3rd Floor, Reading, PA 19601.  Cover letter of interest and resume may also be emailed to kpick@berksredevelop.org

Redevelopment Authority of the County of Berks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.