Housing & Community Development Coordinator

City of Warwick, Rhode Island

Vacancy No.:                         23-013-1


Title of Position:            Housing & Community Development Coordinator

Vacancy exists in the Community Development Department


Salary Range:                       $55,000 – $65,000 per year/35 hours per week


Date Posted:                          January 13, 2023


Deadline for Applying:         January 30, 2023


Remarks:        This is a Classified/Exempt Position

Examination Weight: 100% Education & Experience


Statement of Duties:            Works under general supervision and is responsible for assisting with the management, administration and implementation of the Community Development Block Grant, Housing Rehabilitation, Affordable Housing, and the Sewer Tie-in Grant Programs. Duties Include:

  • Plans, directs and coordinates program activities for the Community Development, Home Improvement Loan, and the Sewer Tie-In Programs.
  • Prepares status reports on all projects; and performs required environmental reviews on funded projects.
  • Ensures all funded projects are in compliance with federal
  • Performs underwriting review of housing rehabilitation loans and conducts loan
  • Enters and maintains data in HUD’s IDIS system including activity set-up, draw-downs, receipts and vouchers.
  • Assists in the preparation and submission of HUD required reports and plans including the Five-Year Consolidated Plan (“ConPlan”), Annual Action Plan (“AAP”), and Consolidated Annual performance & Evaluation Report (“CAPER”).
  • Manages the Home Improvement Program Loan
  • Provides staff assistance for the Affordable Housing Task
  • Assists with the management and implementation of the CDBG Housing
  • Provides assistance to staff and other constituencies on other housing related
  • Performs related work as


Education & Experience:     Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; and two years of related experience; or a substantially equivalent combination of education and experience.


SPECIAL NOTE:                   Applicants will also be subject to a background criminal check prior to employment. Negative findings may prevent applicant from being considered.


The City of Warwick offers a robust menu of employer provided benefits to include individual and family health and dental insurance; paid time off to include holidays, vacation, personal time and sick leave; pension, life insurance, and optional, supplemental retirement plans.

William Facente

Written by 

Manager - Office of Housing & Community Development - City of Warwick, Rhode Island