Job Information

Organization: East House Corporation

Posting Start: 07/01/2021

Location: Rochester

Job Title: Housing Assistant

Posting End: 07/31/2021

A Brief Job Description:

Housing Assistant

Job Description:

The Housing Assistant is responsible for the day to day activities that ensure program compliance with regulatory guidelines as well as that support individuals who have mental health or substance use disorder diagnoses with living independently in the community. This work ensures that housing is safe and healthy, apartment turnover is timely, property maintenance and improvements are adequate, inventory of furnishings is maintained, and client goals are met. Conducts routine apartment inspections to ensure that housing is safe and healthy for the people we serve. Inspections may include: Random, weekly, bimonthly inspections; Fire safety inspections; and Move in/out inspections. Coordinates activities related to apartment turnover in order to ensure apartments have been cleaned and prepared for new tenants. Assists individuals with tasks for move in/set up of housing and/or transition//move out. Coordinates activities with program staff to ensure apartments are “move in” ready when there is client turnover. Develop and maintain an inventory of apartment furniture/necessities. Collaborates with East House programs to understand needs and develop processes that lead to property related efficiencies. Partners with identified clients in pursing service plan goals within scope of the program services (i.e. assists with tasks for maintaining apartment, performs random toxicology screens, etc.). Attends program community meetings. Documents client related activities.

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM


A high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years related experience OR

An associates’ degree and 1 year of related experience OR

A bachelors’ degree.

Knowledge of property management helpful. A valid NYS motor vehicle license, safe driving record, and an insured personal vehicle for use at work are required.

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