Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

September 22, 2015

Learn how to do Administrative Duties with Low Income Housing Institute




Position title:

Administrative Help


Name of organization:

Low Income Housing Institute




Position Description:

The position’s primary purpose is to support the administrative team at two of LIHI’s properties in the Greenwood neighborhood: Cate Apartments and Denice Hunt Townhomes. A volunteer is needed to help file, maintain client records and perform general administrative duties.


Start Date:

Position open until filled; requires a 2-3 month commitment.



2-4 hours/week (Any shift Mon and/or Wed between 9-5).


Primary Location:

Cate Apartment’s main office: 312 NW 85th St., Seattle, WA 98117



This is an unpaid volunteer position.


Time commitment:

2-4 hours/week



  • Ability to work sensitively with diverse populations.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Must pass a criminal background check (administered through LIHI).
  • Good organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to multitask and prioritize.
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of the Low Income Housing Institute.


Start date:



End date:




620 N. 85th Street, Seattle, WA 98103


How to apply: 

Please fill out a volunteer application and reference the “Cate Administrative Support Volunteer” as a volunteer interest. The volunteer application can be filled out electronically: Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.


Supervisor contact info:

Melissa Tiberio