Career Opportunities

HOME Project Manager- Community Development Department

The Community Development Department has an opening for a Home Project Manager. This position is responsible for evaluating properties to determine a scope of work for qualified homeowners to receive services that can range from emergency repairs to bringing home up to code with full rehabilitation. The core duties include, working directly with the homeowners to determine what work needs to be completed, procuring for various contractors that will be performing the work on the homes, and ensuring that the work that the contractors perform is compliant with state and local construction requirements. The position will work directly with both the homeowner and the contractor, ensuring that all work is completed based on the agreement signed between the parties. The position will be responsible for ensuring that all invoices provided for payment are in alignment with the work performed and that all production goals are met.

Education and Experience-Associate degree in a related field (construction, energy efficiency, HVAC) preferred. In lieu of education, 2 years’ experience as a home inspector or with a construction company.

•    Must have effective communication, diplomacy, and customer service
•    Must have effective written, oral communication skills
•    Must have strong organization and analytical skills
•    Must have capability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, synthesize information and draw valid conclusions
•    Must have the ability to remain tactful
•    Must be able to balance competing requirements by using effective time management skills
•    Must have ability to adapt to changing environments, prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines
•    Must be able to work independently
•    Must exercise good judgment and focus on details as required by the job
•    Must be able to operate standard office equipment and use (or learn to use) computer software and systems as applicable to  the position
•    Must have the ability to travel and have dependable transportation
•    Must have working knowledge of basic home systems including plumbing, HVAC units, electrical, and security alarms
•    Comfortable walking on roofs and climbing in confined spaces, such as attics or crawl spaces
•    Attention to detail is critical in the role for both inspections and for reporting purposes
•    Excellent organizational skills and multitasking skills
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills and customer service skills are a must
•    Proficient in basic computer skills
•    Must have knowledge of NM Housing Trust Fund and HOME regulations
•    Must be able to use (or learn to use) computer software and systems applicable to the position

To apply via our website, complete the form below and upload a resume or send your resume and professional references to: Human Resourses Director at 344 Fourth St. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Employment Application Form