Housing Assistant

Saint Louis, Missouri
Client Services
10/06/2021
IISTL
Depends on Experience  Monthly
Full Time

 

The International Institute of St. Louis is hiring a full time housing support staff.  This position is full time, with benefits and to start immediately.  Position requires ability to lift heavy items such as beds; and ability to drive 16 passenger vehicle. 

Duties:

  • Set up housing with housing supplies for new refugee arrivals. 
  • Provide transportation for new arrivals.
  • Follow up with any identified housing issues
  • Document all client related activities in electronic client file.
  • Work within a diverse team, confirming airport, transportation and apartment arrangements
  • Participate in agency and department meetings and trainings
  • Keep supervisor informed of daily activities
  • Report any concerns to supervisor and/or appropriate staff
  • Maintain confidentiality of all client information, including address information
  • Some evening and weekend hours
  • Other assigned duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of St. Louis neighborhoods
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft office programs
  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Manage multiple tasks at once
  • Able to make sound, quick decisions and respond to situations throughout day and evening hours
  • Work well with limited supervision and under stressful conditions
  • Must have a valid chauffeurs license with proof of insurance

    Candidates of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

    Position will remain open until filled.

    Full-time salaried position with benefits. EEO/AA

IISTL mandates that all employees and volunteers have proof of current COVID vaccination with allowances for disability and religious exemptions