• Welcome to Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

    The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership based organization which serves its member businesses and the community. We are located in the heart of West Central Minnesota’s premier lakes country destination, Otter Tail County. With its nearly 1100 lakes, rivers, streams and trails offering an abundance of recreational options, its a great place to grow your business.

    We serve as the lead advocate and resource for our members and to create partnerships that foster a healthy business climate.

  • HOUSING REHABILITATION SPECIALIST

    Fergus Falls HRA
    Job Description
    The Fergus Falls Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is seeking a qualified detail-oriented professional to fill the position of Rehab Specialist.
    The successful applicant must possess the ability to deal effectively with a diverse group of people, be extremely organized, have effective written/oral communication skills, be able to meet deadlines and have a good understanding of current construction practices. Must also possess a valid Class D MN driver’s license as travel throughout Otter Tail County is required.
    Qualified applicants must have experience in the construction industry either as a contractor or related field. Duties to include: general administration of all City/County rehab programs, developing scope of work, cost estimates, write specifications, coordinate competitive bid process, monitor Davis Bacon wage compliance, awarding of contracts, conduct inspections for code violations and deficiencies relating to health and safety issues, resolve contractor/owner issues, loan closings, process required program paperwork/reports. Grant writing/preparation, working with MHFA housing/rehabilitation programs and CDBG/SCDP grant experience a plus.
    Also, experience regarding lead-based paint, radon, Uniform Building Code, historic rehab guidelines and computer skills beneficial.
    The preferred candidate for this position would have a combination of 4 years related education and/or demonstrated experience. Additional work related experience can be substituted for education requirement.
    Salary is dependent on qualifications and includes an excellent benefit package.
    To be considered for this position, candidates must provide a resume and complete an HRA employment application. For an application call 218-739-3249 or contact the HRA office at 1151 Friberg Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN 56537. Resumes and completed applications must be received at the HRA office no later than COB on April 26th, 2019. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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