Employment Opportunities

The following positions are currently open at TrueNorth Community Services. Please apply per the directions in the specific posting(s).

Housing Programs Grant and Finance Manager

The Grant and Finance Manager will support the Housing and Family Services Division by managing grants, contracts and the Division’s grant related finances. The position is responsible for ensuring compliance with grant and contract financial and administrative policies, records management, preparing reports, preparing grant billings, and monitoring performance measures. The position also leads HFS and CNH team members conducting housing related programming. This is a full time position located in Fremont, MI. 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position will supervise the following positions:

  • HFS Grant and Data Administrator;
  • CNH housing counselors;
  • CNH Housing Program Specialist;
  • HFS Housing Locator

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field or combination of education and experience is required.  A combination of education and experience is: at least 4 years of experience in accounting, or an equivalent combination of accounting experience, college-level education, and training that provided professional accounting knowledge. 

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at: TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Kent County Self-Sufficiency Advisor (Spanish bi-lingual required)

The Self-Sufficiency Advisor will support the emPower Division by providing high quality, focused, case management services to eligible clients to assist them in becoming self-sufficient.  This position will assist clients with identifying barriers and challenges that affect their ability to contribute to their energy costs and create case management goals that address the ability to reduce client energy burden, contribute to energy costs, connect to resources not offered by TrueNorth and other mutually agreed upon client-centered goal(s).  Services will be provided in different geographic areas with the use of technology. This position is considered a mobile workforce position.

Requirements - A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Human Services or combination of education and 3 years experience is required. Previous experience in case management required. Excellent computer skills with use of Microsoft Office Products and Gmail.  Bi-lingual in Spanish is required.

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to mboerman@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Housing Program Specialist

The Housing Program Specialist will support the Center for Nonprofit Housing by administering related programming, grants, contracts, finances, and marketing. The position will be administering various home repair programs serving low income households.  This position will also assist in administering CNH grants and contracts by monitoring program progress, prepare financial reporting, and suggest compliance strategies.  This is a full-time, salaried position located in Fremont, Mi.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Management of the Oceana County CDBG Program Income Emergency Home Repair Program
  • Management of the MSHDA Neighborhood Enhancement Program
  • Management of home repair funds and programs
  • Prepare purchase orders and monitor grant and contract spending
  • Prepare financial status reports and assist in developing marketing
  • Attend mandatory staff meetings and represent TrueNorth at other gatherings

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, finance or related field or related area of equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of basic housing standards including electrical, plumbing, heating, and roofing systems
  • Absolute ability to maintain participant and agency confidentiality
  • Working knowledge of the barriers and challenges for homeless and/or low-income households

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at: TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Program Assistant - Project FOCUS

Locations: Baldwin Elementary & Middle School, Hart Elementary, Holton Elementary & Middle School, and 3 Oaks Public Academy (Muskegon) 

Motivated and energetic individuals wanted to work part-time with the Project FOCUS after school program (an initiative of TrueNorth Community Services). Open position working with first through eighth grades (depending on-site).

Primary responsibilities include student supervision, academic support during homework/enrichment time, leading/facilitating club activities, and interaction with parents/students/ and staff.

Staff will be responsible to assist in the implementation of club-based activities.

Candidate must possess a desire and passion to work with children, good communication, and organizational skills.

Required: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a minimum of a high school diploma or GED.

Preferred: At least 1-year past experience working with youth.

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Program Leader - White Cloud Elementary & Middle School

Motivated and energetic individuals wanted to work part-time with the Project REACH after school program (an initiative of TrueNorth Community Services). Open position working with first through eighth grades (depending on-site).

Primary responsibilities include student supervision, academic support during homework/enrichment time, leading/facilitating club activities, and interaction with parents/students/ and staff.

Staff will be responsible to assist in the implementation of club-based activities.

Candidate must possess a desire and passion to work with children, good communication, and organizational skills.

Required: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a minimum of a high school diploma or GED.

Preferred: Experience with youth & some college background

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412