Posted: Mon Jan 29 2024
Community Relations Specialist
Houston, TX 77054
Furnishes information to community residents, providing referrals to other agencies as appropriate. Assists community clients by filling out forms, writing letters, and explaining various program rules and applications. Advises community regarding the W.A.T.E.R. fund; aids in the application process; and monitors fund. Maintains liaison with other community social agencies and industry-related programs. Assesses community needs. Plans and implements special support programs and/or activities. Serves as a community resource person as required. Must have a valid Texas Driver's License and comply with AP 2-2 policy.
Basic knowledge of grammar, spelling, punctuation, and simple mathematical functions like percentages, ratios, etc. as might normally be acquired through attainment of a high school diploma or a GED.
Six months of experience are required.
May require a valid Texas driver's license and compliance with the City of Houston's policy on driving.
The position occasionally requires stooping or bending. Occasional very light lifting, such as three or four reams of papers or books (up to 20 pounds or an equivalent weight) may be required.
There are no major sources of discomfort, i.e., essentially normal office environment with acceptable lighting, temperature and air conditions.
Requires the ability to make simple gross motor responses within large tolerances.