Scott County CDA Employment

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Much more than just a job.

When you join the CDA team, you’re contributing to the future of Scott County by helping others thrive. We are proud to be part of the Scott County community for over 45 years! Just a few of the perks of being a CDA employee include:

  • A mission-driven organization focused on creating opportunities for affordable housing and economic growth
  • Small office environment, conveniently located in Shakopee, MN
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Employer-paid contribution to your retirement plan after 6 months
  • Servant leadership
  • Generous paid time off

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“Working at the CDA provides real opportunities to make a meaningful impact in the community while being a part of the successful growth of Scott County.”

-CDA Employee

Current Open Positions

The Scott County CDA is hiring for the full-time position of Housing Specialist-Project Based for properties located in Scott County. In this position, you may manage project-based voucher, RAD, and/or workforce housing units; show units; complete inspections; review rental applications for program eligibility; manage waiting lists; marketing workforce units as needed, and cross-training on other project-based units.

Must be detail-oriented and have exceptional client service skills.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in social service/science, business administration, or relevant field (equivalent years of experience or a combination of education/experience qualify). 1-3 years of subsidized housing program administration or subsidized property rental/ leasing experience serving clients who are low income, have limited English proficiency, have disabilities, etc. A driver’s license, a good driving record, and a reliable vehicle will be needed for this position. Click here to view the full job description.

$27.08-$30.00 per hour/non-exempt. The entire range for this position is $27.08-$38.56/hour.

Additional Benefits
The CDA offers 24 days of PTO per year to start, 12 holidays, generous contributions to the retirement plan, professional development opportunities, and competitive health/dental insurance plans. Click here to view the full benefit summary.

How to Apply
Applications may be obtained below, picked up from 323 Naumkeag Street S., Shakopee, or mailed upon request by calling (952) 402-9022.  Resumes without completed applications, including the supplemental, will not be accepted.  If you require accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act to apply for this position, contact the SC-CDA.

Position Open Until Filled. DEADLINE FOR First Review of Applicants: Thursday, January 26, 12:00 p.m. EOE/AA Return your application to or mail/drop in drop-box at 323 South Naumkeag Street, Shakopee, MN 55379


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