executive director wanted


Due to an upcoming retirement, the Barron County Housing Authority is seeking a qualified professional to fill the position of Executive Director.

A brief summary of core duties of this position includes to plan, direct, supervise, monitor and evaluate housing programs; serve as director of the agency; advise the board of directors, and other housing committees and units of government on housing policy issues; and to work with various levels of government agencies, organizations, property owners, and developers among others.

Qualifications include bachelor’s degree in social work, planning, business, or related field; 5 years of increasingly responsible experience related to the administration of housing programs; experience in the supervision of staff; experience in grant writing and presentation. A valid driver’s license is required.


Interested individuals are to apply via Indeed.com - click here to access the job posting/application

The position will be considered open until filled.  EOE



The Barron County Housing Authority is seeking a property caretaker for three apartment buildings at the same locale in the Village of Prairie Farm.

Core duties of this position include grounds keeping (lawn maintenance and snow removal), household repairs, maintaining the property in a safe, neat, and presentable condition, service equipment as needed, and communicating with staff and management.


This position offers a flexibility with a self-determined schedule of 10 - 20 hours/week.  Wage range: $14.00 - $16.00/hour. The complete position description may be viewed below or click to download the PDF.

Call Maintenance Manager Russ Frie at 715-651-1928 to arrange an interview.

The position will be considered open until filled.  EOE

Click here to view the complete position description.