PAY: $15.46hr – $20.92hr
Works as a liaison for the Task Force with other City departments, State agencies and constituents. Handles a large volume of phone calls, emails and written correspondence. Identifies specific issues in complaints, coordinates response efforts with the proper departments and keeps interested persons informed of actions taken.
Works on compliance issues with Task Force inspectors. Keeps track of properties that inspectors have issued orders of corrections on, compiles before and after photographs on these properties, and assists with the issuance of violation tickets. Visits properties several times a week. Retrieves docket sheet from New Bedford Housing Court on a weekly basis and assists in preparing for and appearing at court hearings. Assists in 40U ticket hearings at New Bedford City Hall up to three evenings a month. Preps for and assists at ticket hearings.
High school graduate or GED equivalent. Possession of a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and good driving record. Operates a motor vehicle on a regular basis. Mandatory CORI (Criminal Offender Record Investigation) background check per City Council Ordinance effective May 14, 2013.
For application/complete job description, please visit www.newbedford-ma.gov. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. New Bedford has a residency requirement. EEO