Welcome to COC!

Charter Oak Communities is a non-profit that prides itself on our people. We’re a community built on shared interests and mutual obligations and thrive on cooperation and friendships.

Our goal is to allow our employees to feel a sense of belonging, that they’re part of something larger than themselves. We believe in the benefits of intellectual curiosity and have evolved because we’re guided by values and the interests of our team.

Our diversity is the key to unlocking innovation and opening up our organization to new ways of thinking. In a relationship business like ours, people stay longer and relationships grow stronger. We have created a culture of giving back, not only to the City of Stamford, but also within our own organization. Our people are our most important assets and community is our Why. This is what makes our company great!

We are proud of our company values and culture!

We employ approximately 90 people and offer a broad range of full-time and part-time career opportunities. Our career fields include professional Property and Facilities Management, Customer Service, Finance, Information Technology and Administrative positions to name a few.Learn what could make Charter Oak Communities the home that you have been looking for!

Our residential communities are diverse and so is our workforce. We foster a healthy and challenging work culture focused on personal and professional growth and success. We are committed to mentorship and a life-long learning culture. 

Learn what could make Charter Oak Communities the home that you have been looking for!

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional healthcare, dental, vision, life and disability plans
  • Defined pension plan
  • 457(b) Deferred retirement plan
  • Generous paid time off (vacation, sick, personal days and holidays)
  • Flexible Spending, Dependent Care and Transportation Accounts
  • Frequent health and wellness activities
  • Employee and family discounts
  • Located in vibrant downtown Stamford
  • Short walk to Metro North train and bus terminal
  • Free parking and bike racks          

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Project Manager – Rippowam Corporation

The Project Manager will serve an integral role within the larger development and asset management Team. Ideally a candidate will have knowledge of construction means and methods. They will bring a range of experiences with new construction, renovation, property rehabilitation and capital projects. They will have the ability to work with the Team and manage several projects simultaneously.

The Project Manager will assist the Senior Development Managers and the Senior Portfolio Manager to develop and implement COC/RC’s construction objectives, project goals and capital improvements at COC properties. They will establish and maintain strong, positive relationships with COC Property Managers, other operations personnel, and residents. The Project Manager will report to the RC president or their designee, however ongoing direction will be by the Senior RC Managers.

Job Responsibilities:
We are seeking a Project Manager who looks forward to being a key part of a cohesive real estate development team. They will work with the Team to ensure that projects are delivered within budget, on time and in accordance with established quality, safety, and service standards.

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The Housing Authority of the City of Stamford d/b/a Charter Oak Communities, as a federally funded housing program and employer, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital, veteran, or, in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, handicap status. This commitment is made by COC and is required by Federal, State, and Local Laws and regulations.