HUD Certified Housing Counselor

  • Full Time
  • Riverside
  • Hybrid/Flexible

Website The Carolyn E. Wylie Center for Children, Youth and Families

The Carolyn E. Wylie Center is seeking a Full Time Housing Counselor. This position is responsible for providing housing and services to clients in a community-based setting.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
  • Demonstrate initiative and adaptability when confronted with assignment shifts and stresses related to contractual deadlines.
  • Have the ability to maintain confidences, exercise sound judgment and discretion, work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships. Work confidentially under stress of meeting deadlines.
  • Maintain open communication lines among administrative staff as related to problem analysis and assessment; demonstrate sound judgment and problem solving abilities. Be able to make sound decisions and present evidence of the thought process involved in those decisions.
  • Perform accurate arithmetical calculations, including decimals and percentages. Conduct all work with thorough attention to detail.
  • Read and understand correspondence and procedures; analyze fiscal data and draw logical conclusions; define problems with clarity and brevity and recommend effective solutions; be able to verbally communicate with staff, contractors, and vendors, utilizing tact and The Wylie Center patience in problem management situations.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, contractors, and vendors, utilizing tact and patience in problem management situations.
  • Follow oral and written instructions; write and print legibly, clearly, and uniformly to record information.
  • File alphabetically, numerically, and chronologically accurately, organizing work in a logical, step-by-step order.
  • Demonstrate skill in performing thorough and accurate data collection and analysis.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to continue education/training to keep current on updates to the legislative process, accounting processes, techniques and skills, and other education/training required to maintain/upgrade skills and abilities.
  • Skill in the use of appropriate and necessary computer applications in word processing, spreadsheets, email, and data management.
  • Must embrace the core values of integrity, conflict management, and quality service.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State, and other laws concerning real estate and lending.
  • Skill in oral and written communications sufficient to clearly convey and receive information and ideas
  • Skill in interviewing under a variety of conditions, including the possibility of highly charged emotional demonstrations such as hostility, conflict, and frustration
  • Skill in the use of basic computer applications in word processing, spreadsheets, email, and data management

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $27.00 – $34.00 per hour


Dental insurance
Flexible schedule
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance


Monday to Friday


Housing Counseling: 1 year (Required)
Work Location: Hybrid remote in Riverside, CA 92501

For questions, please contact our Human Resources Department at 951-683-5193, ext. 223

HUD Certification required

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