Housing Manager (133 views)

South Lake Tahoe, CA
October 16, 2019 2019-12-15
Job Description

The City of South Lake Tahoe is currently recruiting to fill the position of Housing Manger within the Development Services department.  As it has become more challenging for the workforce to find appropriate housing on the south shore of Lake Tahoe the City of South Lake Tahoe has prioritized the development of resident housing solutions.  The City’s Housing Manager will lead efforts to collaborate with other agencies to develop programs, projects, funding sources and initiatives to remove barriers and create opportunities for better housing options. The position presents an excellent opportunity to engage with a community of passionate locals who are inspired by the surrounding beauty of the Sierra Nevada mountains. The Lake Tahoe region is recognized for its timeless magnificence, reputation as an outdoor recreational mecca, and entertainment opportunities.

Under administrative direction of the Director of Development Services, the Housing Manager conducts, assigns, coordinates and manages housing related activities to improve the quality of life for the residents of South Lake Tahoe.  This position has the overall administration and implementation of city-wide housing programs; design and implementation of supporting programs, policies and procedures to successfully achieve the City’s objectives regarding affordable housing. The Housing Manager regularly serves in a technical staff capacity to commissions and committees and coordinates activities with other City divisions, departments, and outside agencies. The Housing Manager assumes responsibility for the preparation and administration of assigned budgets. The Housing Manager may also organize and direct the work of subordinate staff, assume significant responsibility for a variety of personnel activities in such areas as selection, training, and disciplinary actions.

Education and Experience Guidelines


A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business, public administration, community development, planning or a closely related field. A Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in a related field is desirable.


Experience in affordable housing development and financing. Five years of increasingly responsible experience utilizing and/or administering CDBG and HOME programs, and other housing and community development programs/projects and one year of supervisory responsibility. Experience in facilitating public/private partnerships for achieving housing related goals is desirable.

License or Certificate:

Possession of a valid California or Nevada driver’s license. Must be able to travel within and outside the City to meet the program needs and to fulfill the job responsibilities.

To apply for the position, please visit: https://apptrkr.com/1658472

Deadline to apply is Thursday, 11/14/19 5:00 PM Pacific Time.