Corporation of the County of Bruce Housing Services Manager – Social Housing Full Time in Walkerton, ON

Corporation of the County of Bruce

Branch Walkerton ON CA

Housing Services Manager – Social Housing
Walkerton, ON

In related field such as Social Work, Social Services, Public Administration,. Services and Housing, the Housing Services Manager is responsible for managing….

Job Type: Full Time The County of Bruce is seeking qualified candidates for the full time position of Housing Services Manager. Reporting to the Director of Social Services and Housing, the Housing Services Manager is responsible for managing all client related services and programs of the Housing Division including the centralized waiting list, rent supplement, non-profit corporations, Investment in Affordable Housing and Community Homelessness Prevention Initiatives. This includes, any related administration, human resource management, policy and procedure development, budget preparation and monitoring, and reporting requirements while ensuring compliance with all housing related legislation and regulations.

The Housing Services Manager is responsible for implementation of strategic initiatives along with building and developing relationships with various public and private sector representatives both internal and external to the County and at various levels of government in regards to housing and homelessness planning. The incumbent will also represent the County on various internal and external committees, working to enhance the delivery of services and meet the strategic directions of the Long Term Housing Plan.

The Social Housing Administration office is located in Kincardine, along the beautiful Lake Huron shoreline. The area offers many family fun events and year round recreational opportunities for the young and the young at heart. Come discover the unique shops, local talent and breathtaking sunsets. Enjoy small town living with city life just a drive away.


  • Degree in related field such as Social Work, Social Services, Public Administration, etc.
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in the Social Housing field
  • Minimum two (2) years of supervisory or managerial experience
  • Excellent knowledge of the various housing programs including the Housing Services Act and Residential Tenancy Act
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to develop relationships, listen to the needs of various audiences and creatively meet those needs through negotiation, mediation and collaboration
  • Ability to organize and manage priorities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Willingness and ability to travel

Interested candidates should submit a covering letter and resume by
4:30 pm on Monday, June 1, 2015 to:

Marianne Nero
Director of Human Resources
Corporation of the County of Bruce
PO Box 70
Walkerton ON N0G 2V0

Resumes may also be e-mailed in Word or Adobe format to [email protected]

Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per Freedom Of Information (F.O.I.) And Protection Of Privacy Act, 1987.

We thank all applicants in advance, but regret that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

The Corporation of the County of Bruce is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Walkerton, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-22
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