Jobs

JOB OPENINGS AND RFPS
The following are open access job links that contain Housing-Related job openings as well as other statewide jobs.  Also be sure to check individual housing authority websites, especially the larger PHAs, as most of them have career sites.

CLPHA – Council of Large Public Housing Authorities
PHADA – Public Housing Authorities Directors Association
TDHCA – Texas Dept. of Housing and Community Affairs
TWC – Texas Workforce Commission
Texas Online 
US Government Job Bank

NOTE: NAHRO‘S Job Listings can be accessed only if you are a member

We provide free advertising of positions that would be of interest to housing authority staff.  If you have a position you would like to post, email the job announcement to txtha@texas.net   We will send it out to all the PHAs in Texas and post it to the website.  If we post a job for you and you have not indicated a cutoff date, we will drop the announcement after two months if we do not hear from you to renew it.

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5/16/18
Brownsville Housing Auth.
1. Finance Supervisor
Cutoff: Until filled

Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), coordinates and supervises the daily activities of assigned staff, prepares and participates in complex technical accounting work. Performs a variety of administrative and supervisory tasks involving overseeing, recording, monitoring and reporting of financial transactions of the Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville’s (HACB) housing programs, administrative operations, and non-profit organizations.

  1. Procurement Manager
    Cutoff: Until filled

The purpose of this position is to manage the purchasing and contracting function for the Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville (HACB) in accordance with Department of Housing and Urban Development and HACB procurement regulations and policies. This includes developing and/or updating procurement policies and procedures; accepting and scrutinizing vendor bids or proposals; selecting sources based upon analysis; arranging vendor contracts; bargaining for best value; observing quality of purchased materials; and reviewing all activities incidental to buying and examining supplies, materials, equipment and services.

To view full job description and to apply, go to http://www.hacb.us/job-posting/ and select “HACB Employment Opportunities”.

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5/7/18
Bay City Housing Authority 
Section 8 HQS Inspector
Cutoff:  Until filled

The HQS Inspector will conduct HQS inspections on a part-time basis following the guidelines of HUD’s Housing Quality Standards

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Computer skills
  • Bondability
  • Valid Texas Drivers’ License and eligibility for coverage under BCHA fleet auto insurance

Interested parties may apply at BCHA and bring Resume or request an application by contacting linda@bcphatx.org; 979-245-2652.

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5/4/18
Galveston Housing Authority
HCV Inspector
Cutoff: Until filled

The HQS Inspector will conduct HQS inspections on a full-time basis following the guidelines of HUD’s Housing Quality Standards and GHA’s Administrative Plan.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

•High School diploma or GED
•Completion of Inspector Training Classes, lead-based paint course and other HQS certification   exams a plus
•Bondability
•Valid Texas Drivers’ License and eligibility for coverage under GHA fleet auto insurance

Interested parties please complete the Job Application located on the GHA website at http://www.ghatx.org/abtus_careers.html and Fax or Email Application and a Resume to 409-765-1908 or info@ghatx.org .

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Port Lavaca Housing Authority
Request for Qualifications for Architectural/Engineering Services
Cutoff:  May 24

RFQ The Housing Authority of the City of Port Lavaca, Texas requests proposals from qualified individuals or firms to perform professional architectural and engineering services for work items related to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development Capital Fund Program 2017 and Hurricane Harvey Disaster Recovery Work Items. Additional information is available upon request by contacting the Executive Director at the address or phone number listed above. Proposals should be addressed to Gladys Schmidt, Executive Director and received at the housing authority offices, located at 627 West George Street #174, Port Lavaca, Texas  77979 no later than 2:00 p.m. on May 24 , 2018.

Gladys Schmidt
Executive Director
Office: (361)552-8831
Fax:      (361)552-0902
Email:  gschmidt@tisd.net

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RFQ for Executive Director
Weslaco Housing Authority
Executive Director
Monthly salary range: Depends on Qualifications
Cutoff:  May 25, 2018

The Weslaco Housing Authority (WHA) is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for an Executive Director. The full RFQ may be picked up at MACH Attorney at Law, PLLC, 220 South 12th Ave., Ste. C, Edinburg, TX 78539 or may be requested by email at marissa@machattorney.com.

All responses must be received no later than 3:00 pm Central Standard Time (CST), Friday, May 25, 2018 at 220 South 12th Ave., Ste. C, Edinburg, TX 78539. It is the responsibility of the Offeror to ensure responses are received at the above email address by the date and time specified above. Late responses will not be considered. Any questions must otherwise be submitted in writing to the following email address: marissa@machattorney.com The WHA reserves the right to reject any or all offers and to waive any minor informalities in a proposal.

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4/17/18
Panhandle Community Services
Quality Assurance and Data Coordinator
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Panhandle Community Services is seeking for a highly motivated, team oriented individual as the Quality Assurance and Data Coordinator.

The Quality Assurance and Data Coordinator  reviews all program data (electronic and paper) and ensures that it meets program outcomes and funding source compliance;

provides regular reports to management; works with software provider to ensure maximum performance and train all staff.

The education and work experience includes:

  • Bachelor degree or higher in data management or social service, sociology or psychology with at least three years of direct data management required;
  • Master in social work, human services, sociology, psychology with at least 2 years of direct data management preferred and;
  • At least 3 years of direct data management required.
  • Knowledge of HAPPY is preferred.

Applications are available at http://www.pcsvcs.org/careers

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4/13/18
Harris County Housing Authority
Construction Coordinator
Cutoff: Until Filled

This position is responsible for assisting the Director of Real Estate Development to ensure that all construction projects conform to building codes, ordinances, and approved plans. This position is responsible for inspecting the progress of new construction projects and ensuring compliance with approved specifications and standards.

For more information and/or to apply go to http://hchatexas.org/about-us/careers/

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4/10/18
Brazos Valley COG HCV Program
FSS Coordinator
Salary range: DOQ
Cutoff:   Until Filled

Responsible for the implementation of the Family Self Sufficiency Program (FSS) within the Housing Choice Voucher Program. Ensures that program activities, case management, guidelines, outreach and marketing will provide a complete package of services to help HCV participants attain 100% self-sufficiency from all forms of government assistance. Work involves a team-oriented approach to the operation of the Public Housing Authority (PHA) under federal and local regulations, as well as a customer service oriented approach. Work involves counseling and monitoring FSS participants as they complete their FSS Contract od Participation; meeting federal program performance requirements and transitioning assisted-families off government assistance.

Requires a four year degree from an accredited college or university. Must be able to keyboard at 40 plus words per minute. Must have the following skills and abilities: to accept or recognize the viewpoint of others and work with a variety of persons from public and private agencies; ability to communicate professionally, orally and in writing; the ability to prepare written descriptions and summaries that effectively communicate the results of directed work; establish priorities and meet deadlines; the ability to enlist diverse groups as well as the ability to use a variety of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

If anyone is interested in applying for this position, please notify Dorothy Walker in writing at Dorothy.Walker@bvcog.org.

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4/4/18
Brazoria County Housing Authority
Housing Specialist
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Under general supervision, maintains all forms and necessary paperwork related for qualification and re-certification of applicants for the Housing Choice Voucher Program for the Brazoria County Housing Authority (BCHA).

for more information and/or to apply, go to
http://brazoriacountytx.gov/departments/human-resources/jobs/current-openings

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