East Providence News

1/3/2018 - Housing Rehabilitation Specialist
Housing Rehabilitation Specialist

Part Time
19 hours per week
No Benefits
$25 per hour


The Community Development Division (CD) is seeking a Housing Rehabilitation Specialist to run the Home Improvement Program (HIP).

Candidates should have a competent working knowledge of the codes, regulations, and laws for RI State Building, Health, Safety, and Lead Paint Hazards.

The candidate will at a minimum be a High School graduate, well versed in all aspects and phases of minor to substantial residential renovation, and maintain a current R.I. Construction Supervisors License. Clear communication abilities, being familiar with Microsoft Office Word and Excel are required.

This position would report directly to the CD Coordinator. The work will be done during regular hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in a mix of an office setting and travel for attendance at home inspections. Compensation is $25 per hour for a maximum of 19 hours over three week days per week. No benefits are provided.

To apply, please submit an application and resume to hr@cityofeastprov.com or mail to the City of East Providence Human Resources Department, Room 201,145 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI, 02914.  Applications are available on our website; www.eastprovidence.com, no later than Friday January 26, 2018, by 4:00 PM. 

The City of East Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. 

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