Employment

Lacasa’s staff are mission-driven and excellence-oriented. If you are looking for a supportive team and work that makes a difference, we welcome you to consider joining us. To learn more about the advantages of working at Lacasa, continue scrolling down the page.

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Positions Available:
Please email resumes, cover letters, and employment applications to [email protected]

Vice President Finance/CFO

The VP Finance/CFO is responsible for assuring the overall financial integrity of Lacasa and its subsidiaries. Develop financial planning and management capabilities to assure timely, accurate and transparent financial accounting and reporting. Develop and manage financial structures to facilitate general operations as well as real estate development, lending and/or other program/project operations. Develop and execute comprehensive risk and asset management strategies.

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Tenant Resource Navigator 

Lacasa of Elkhart County is looking for a bi-lingual (preferred) professional to join our Community Empowerment team as the Tenant Resource Navigator. As Resource Navigator, this individual will be responsible for identifying and referring culturally appropriate resources to our tenants in and around the Elkhart County community.

Responsibilities will include, building and maintaining relationships with local organizations that offer resources our tenants would benefit from and ensuring the referral process is as smooth as possible. The Tenant Resource Navigator will serve as a bridge between Lacasa’s Property Management Department and our tenants by focusing on effective communication and listening skills with the desire to learn from the tenants. As a member of the Community Building and Engagement team, this individual will serve as the primary contact for Lacasa tenants when they request community engagement and support tenants through a shared vision process. There may be a need for capacity building for tenants to reach their goals.

Candidates must have strong communication, interpersonal, and cultural competency skills. Bachelor’s degree in social work, anthropology, psychology, or related field. Two years or more experience in tenant resource navigating, community organizing, community planning, and/or community relations. Experience facilitating discussions and mediating conflict. Strong written and verbal communication skills in both English and Spanish (preferred).

Lacasa is equipped to safely accommodate virtual and in-person communications among tenants and navigator as they adhere to CDC recommendations, and we are willing to work with your comfort level. This is not a remote position.

We invite all who possess the above attributes and who is ready and willing to grow in a unique and creative position that recognizes needs of our tenants but also will focus on recognizing the strengths and resources that already exist.

Is this you?

I invite you to make yourself a candidate in this process by sending your resume and a cover letter to me at [email protected] by the end of August.

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Carpenter

Carpentry work, including roofing, siding, framing, trim, basic plumbing, heating, and electrical and other types of rehabilitation and new construction work on buildings. Work with volunteers and other members of staff to complete work on houses for home buyers, multi-family buildings, and agency-owned houses.  Assist rental maintenance staff to repair and improve rental properties.
Be part of an organization that takes pride in positively impacting our entire community by providing strong foundations… for everyone.

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Maintenance Technician

General Description: Maintain Lacasa rental properties in a safe, attractive condition and respond to maintenance work order requests in a timely manner. Work on maintenance rehab projects and coordinate volunteer labor when assigned to worksite projects. Work as part of Lacasa’s rental team to ensure quality products and services are profitable operations. Provide exemplary customer service.

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Rental Assistant 

Assist in the general office duties of Lacasa’s leasing offices. Assist in the daily operation of Lacasa’s properties
by incorporating efficiency, integrity, honesty, professionalism, and customer satisfaction.

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The Lacasa Difference

There are a lot of job opportunities in Elkhart County and all of them have distinct pros and cons. As you consider your options, we encourage you to factor in the following:

  • Full-time Lacasa employees begin accruing Paid Time Off immediately
  • Our employees consistently report high levels of satisfaction with their work
  • We’re a small company with a team atmosphere where we root for everyone’s success