Job Location:  112 W. 4th Street, Appleton City, Mo.  64724

This position is a strong contribution to the overall performance and success of the Housing program.

Please include the position title and posting number (HA04112023) on your application.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Housing Assistance Program (HAP) Associate position will perform administrative program duties, including work in other functional areas to cover absences or relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise balance the workflow. This position will also be responsible for routine and non-routine program inquiries from program applicants, participants, owners, and the community.

REQUIREMENTS:  The successful candidate will be a positive team player with excellent people skills; have the ability to communicate and work professionally with all clients and co-workers with a positive attitude while motivating and influencing others.

Strong computer skills, mathematical abilities, and interpretation of regulations and policies. Strong ability to communicate both orally and in writing.

Ability to perform duties of position with minimal direction and work in a time-sensitive environment, paying attention to detail.

High School/GED; one year post high school work experience in customer service or social service, supported services or related field.

DETAILS:  This is a full-time position working 36 hours per week at the Appleton City office.  Hourly Wage/Salary: $14/hr.   Starting date:  May 1, 2023.  Months of experience required: 12.  Application deadline: open until position is filled.  Grade: 3.

EXCELLENT BENEFITS:  4 day work week, Vacation, Sick leave, Holiday pay, Life, Dental, Vision, Health Insurance, 403B Retirement Fund, and Flexible Spending Account/Dependent Care Spending Account.

West Central understands the challenges of work/life balance and has instituted a compressed work week to allow staff more time for family and commitments outside of the office.

Interested candidates:  Resumes are gladly accepted but a completed and signed application is required to apply for all job openings.  Please complete an online application on West Central’s website:  www.wcmcaa.org, 1) Work With Us, 2) Application, then [Please fill out our online Application HERE ].   To request an application be mailed or emailed, contact Human Resources 660.476.2185 x 1107 or email: [email protected].  Applications may be returned by mail to:  West Central Mo. Community Action Agency,  Attn:  Human Resources, 112 W. 4th St, Appleton City, MO  64724, or by fax to: 660.476.9246.

This position reflects the mission, vision, and values of West Central Missouri Community Action Agency, adheres to the agency and Community Action Code of Ethics and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.

West Central Missouri Community Action Agency shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, reprisal, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in recruitment, selection, employment, placement, promotion, training, assignment, separation or any other personnel action. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V/AA