Catholic Housing Services—Bellingham offers affordable housing for low-income households in four downtown Bellingham buildings: Kateri Court, Mt. Baker, Washington Grocery Building and Francis Place. A small percentage of the units are set aside for people with disabilities and some for those coming from homelessness. Francis Place is a Housing First Based Permanent Supportive Housing Building serving formerly homeless individuals.
Under supervision of the Program Director, the Property Assistant is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day business and administrative operations at primarily focused on Francis Place which houses formerly homeless individuals and, secondly, our other buildings as needed. This team member is to support supervisors and co-workers with day to day business tasks in addition to working regularly with tenants and case managers, etc.
This position requires the employee to work in an environment where there may be exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and potentially infectious material and chemicals, dust, noise and odors. Working conditions include frequent interruptions, moving between the four buildings, sharing workspace with colleagues, working alone, working long hours during peak periods, extensive computer use, and interactions with individuals who are angry and/or dealing with mental health and substance abuse issues.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: (Qualifications which are desired in applicants; however, applications without these qualifications will not necessarily be excluded from consideration if they possess minimum qualifications.)