Vinton County is requesting proposals from Rehabilitation Specialists to assist in the implementation (completion) of the FY 2016 CHIP program, 2015 USDA HPG and 2016 USDA HPG in Vinton County.

Please provide a description of your experience with these types of programs, including the qualifications and capacity to provide the above-named services. You must demonstrate a high level of expertise in managing contractors performing housing rehabilitation projects that use Federal and State funds. Experience of at least three years in dealing with government funded housing rehabilitation/construction programs using both State and Federal regulations and guidelines is required. State licensure in Lead remediation practices, including Lead Risk Assessment license is also required. Successful applicant will demonstrate a proven ability to write construction specifications under the State of Ohio’s Residential Rehabilitation Standards using RESPEC. Further, knowledge of Energy Efficiency programs is highly desired. Applications will be evaluated based on experience and expertise in similar project, capacity and stability.

Provide a proposed plan for implementation of the services including a schedule and budget. Please include a list of references with contact names and phone numbers regarding experience and the types of programs managed as well as any licenses or certifications currently held. Include any affiliations with professional organizations that would help us evaluate your technical experience and ability to provide construction and rehabilitation services through a wide range of activities.

In house office space and spec writing software is available. Please contact Terri Fetherolf at 740-596-3529 for questions. Applications must be submitted by 9 a.m. March 2, 2017 to:

Vinton County Development Department

205 S. Market St.
McArthur, OH 45651
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