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HMIS Technical Assistant/Trainer

Published on November 4, 2020
Organization: New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency


New Jersey Housing Authority

The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) is dedicated to increasing the availability of and accessibility to safe, decent and affordable housing to families in New Jersey. In some cases this may mean working with traditional affordable housing developments, serving New Jersey’s most needy families.

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Application Deadline:  11/17/2020

Under supervision, participate in project development activities for the New Jersey Statewide Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Collaborative, a statewide web-based information technology project; coordinate with the HMIS Project Manager and the HMIS technology vendor to provide services for the web-based system to homeless provider agency end users. Participate in the Statewide Advisory Committee meetings and other project related meetings as needed. Document HMIS implementation problems, issues and resolutions. Maintain and produce documentation pertaining to programming, system operation, and user documentation, identify security and confidentiality issues. Provide assistance to CoC organizations, including provider agency end users to support implementation of the HMFA New Jersey Statewide HMIS (Homeless Information Management System). Write and/or modify material for proposed training programs as required. Ensure quality training through the effective monitoring and assessment of the skills of end user agencies that have completed training programs. Assist with implementation of system that meets the HUD HMIS Technical standards and regulatory requirements. Prepare required reports and generate correspondence as required. Extensive travel is required.

Two (2) year degree from an accredited college or university; three (3) years of work experience, preferably with homeless service systems, planning bodies and HUD programs; or an equivalent combination of education and experience that meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Certificates & Licenses Required

  • A valid driver’s license in the State in which the person resides is required.

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