Employment Opportunities

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Instructions for submitting an application and a list of required additional materials is in each job posting.    You are welcome to drop off your completed application in person or fill out a written application at our headquarters.

Isothermal Planning and Development Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer.


Current Openings

See below for information about four open positions:Finance Director, Housing Management Director and Receptionist.

Director of Housing Management

The Isothermal Regional Commission has an opening for the Director of Housing Management position.  An employee in this position is responsible for the management of the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) and other Housing Programs.  The Director is responsible for providing direct supervision and leadership in support of the daily operations of the Housing Choice Voucher Program. The Director is responsible for a wide range of activities related to performance and regulatory compliance and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.  The Director is responsible for developing and providing leadership in the area of Housing for the Region. 

The work is performed under the general supervision of the Commission’s Executive Director. Supervision is exercised over assigned staff and/or other staff as defined by project need. Does related work as required for the Regional Housing Authority.  The Main Office of the Rutherford Housing Office, located at 111 West Court Street, Rutherfordton, NC. Job description can be found here.

Hiring Range: Grade 33 $66,930 – $83,662

Position is open until filled with reviews beginning on March 16, 2020.

Final candidates will be subject to a to a background and credit check. This position has an excellent benefit to include NC Retirement, Health Plan for employee.  Moving expenses will be considered.

Applications are accessed on the Isothermal Planning Commission Website at www.regionc.org/https://regionc.org/about/employment-opportunities/

Resume, cover letter, and signed application must be submitted to sdadson@regionc.org

Isothermal Planning and Development Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer.

Receptionist

Isothermal Planning and Development Commission is looking for a part time Receptionist for the Main Office of the Commission, located at 111 West Court Street, Rutherfordton, NC.  Hours are @ 30 hours per week on schedule.

The Receptionist performs a variety of public contact and clerical duties.  Duties include:  Operate a multi-line phone system to answer general questions and relay incoming calls to appropriate person;  Greet building visitors, answer general questions, route to appropriate meeting room;  Process incoming mail and packages, distributing to proper mailbox;  Keep lobby, mail and copy rooms in order, printer paper trays stocked;  Assist users with troubleshooting office equipment;  Assist with inventory of office supplies and stocking when necessary;  Clerical assignments such as scanning, copying, collating, computer data entry to assist other department as needed.

Qualification and skills include:

  • Professional and friendly manner a must
  • Confidentiality
  • Strong Verbal Communication Skills
  • Dependability
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Working knowledge of office equipment
  • Typing skills with general knowledge of MS Office

Grade 13 with a Hiring Rate of $13.00/hour. 

Final candidates will be subject to a background check followed by an interview process.  This position is open until filled. First Round of Interview is expected to take place starting October 31, 2019.

A job application is linked at the top of this page. Resume, cover letter, and signed application must be submitted to Judy Lynch: jlynch@regionc.org.

Isothermal Regional Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer.


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