: Euclid Technology Executive Director

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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: In Western Massachusetts; the Springfield Housing Authority, recognized by HUD as a high performer, seeks an experienced candidate for the leadership and management of the following State Public Housing and federal (HUD) programs:  Total Units: 5594.  State Public Housing:  429 Elderly (Ch. 667); 42 Scattered family (Ch. 705); 56 Special Needs (Ch. 689); 215 MRVP Vouchers and 50 family units (Ch. 200).  Federal Programs:  908 Elderly units; 3001 HC Vouchers; 893 family units. Executive Director also oversees a Homeownership Program.

Eight (8) yrs. experience in housing management; community development, public administration or a related field, strongly preferred.  SHA employees a staff of 140 and has a budget of approximately $30,000,000.

In addition to the management of housing, SHA provides resident services that help improve and create self-sufficiency and enhance living situations.

Minimum Qualifications: A visionary leader with a track record of fiscal management, maintenance systems, and personnel and administrative management systems. Three years supervisory experience of a staff of fifty (50) or more, preferred. Ability to effectively communicate with local officials, boards, residents and funding agencies. Knowledge of local, state, and federal governmental procedures and regulations as they relate to housing development, construction, and the management of local housing authority operations not required but preferred. Experience working with people of various socio-economic backgrounds. Must be bondable. Certification as a Public Housing Manager from a HUD approved organization is required, but may be substituted by certification as a property manager or similar classification by a nationally recognized housing or real estate organization or by certification as a MPHA of a DHCD-approved Massachusetts Public Housing Administrator Certification Program. Certification must be obtained within 12 months of hire date.

Salary is determined by DHCD Salary Schedule.  Please submit cover letter and resume to:  Leo Dauwer, Search Consultant. 20 Shady Lane, Needham, MA 02492. Attn: Springfield Search.  Email: dowerassociates@comcast.net. No faxes, please. EOE.  The position is open until filled.


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Executive Director
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Springfield, MA

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