EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – Elmira Housing Authority

Elmira Housing Authority

Central Administration Office

737D Reservoir Street

Elmira, NY 14905

(607) 737 7137 FAX

(607) 737-7100





*protected email*



EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR. The Elmira (NY) Housing Authority (www.elmirahousing.org) located in the Southern Tier of Upstate New York State seeks a person with public housing managerial expertise to supervise over 144 family (row house) apartments units and 335 mixed (one-bedroom high rise) apartment units. The Elmira Housing Authority has a staff of fifteen (15 FTE). A Bachelors Degree in Management or Accounting and 5 to 7 years of administrative level housing is required. A Public Housing Manager Certification, UPCS Inspector Specialist Certification and Public Housing Occupation Specialist Certification is required. Must possess a thorough knowledge of federal housing programs and their budgeting, accounting and procurement requirements. Grant writing and grant administration, preferred. Ability to successfully interact with local officials, regulatory agencies and residents with varied social-economic backgrounds is required. Skills pertaining to construction, renovation, modernization and estimating cost and bids would be a plus. Salary is based upon experience and education. The position is an Exempt Civil Service position, but qualifies to participate in the New York State Employee Retirement System. Excellent benefits package. Must maintain a residence in the City of Elmira. Submit cover letter and resume to James A. Mirando, Executive Director,

737D Reservoir St., Elmira, New York 14905 on or before August 10, 2018. No Faxes or E-mails, please