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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09/17/2018
Ingleside Housing Authority
Housing Manager
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Ingleside Housing Authority manages 98 public housing units.  We are looking for a full time Housing Manager.  The IHA full time employees work four, ten hour days, Monday through Thursday, off Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  We are looking for a person with public housing office experience.  Experience with applicants, resident files, 50058, criminal history checks, income checks, re-exams and inspections.  We are looking for someone who deals well with the public.
This is a small office with great benefits.
Interested candidates may submit  resume to Peggy Gaydos, Executive Director.
P.O. Box 660
Ingleside, TX  78362
(361)776-7812

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9/7/18
City of Garland
FSS Representative
Salary: $18.14 – $23.30/hour DOE

Cutoff: Until Filled

Responsible for managing case files for assisting low and moderate income families to obtain and maintain safe, decent, sanitary, and affordable housing while promoting self-sufficiency.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4 year college degree (or equivalent education and experience)
  • 2 years related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4 year college degree in Social Services, Business Administration or related area
  • 2 -3 years experience in Housing or Neighborhood Development
  • Experience managing caseloads with a social service agency

For full job description and to apply, go to https://external-garland.icims.com/jobs/5451/fss-representative/job

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9/2/18
Brenham Housing Authority
Property Manager
Salary: $38-45k plus benefits
Cutoff: Until Filled

Manage 150 public housing and 50 Senior apartments.  Ability to collect rent, enforce lease, and evict.  Handle accounts payable.  Ability to do annual and interim recertifications.  Prefer if you have PHM certification.  Apply by filling out application found here and sending with resume to bmenjares@brenhamhousing.org.

Brenham Housing Authority, 1801 Northview Circle, Brenham TX 77833. (979) 421-2310. E.O.E.

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The Lynd Company
For these listings and others, go here

Property Manager- Palacio Del Sol- San Antonio, TX

Leasing Agent- Stonehouse – San Antonio, TX

Leasing Agent- Champion Home at Marshall Meadow- San Antonio, TX

Assistant Property Manager- Champion at Marshall Meadow- San Antonio, TX

Leasing Agent- Champion at Mission Del Rio- San Antonio, TX

Leasing Agent- Villas on Winkler- Houston, TX

Leasing Agent – Sweetwater Point- Houston, TX

Leasing agent- Cleme Manor- Houston, TX

Assistant Property Manager- Fulton Village- Houston, TX

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Pharr Housing Authority
RFP for Temporary Agency Support Services.

Contact person for technical questions
Janie Barrera, Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (956) 787-4217
Email: janie.barrera@pharrha.org

How to obtain RFP documents on PHA’s website
Go to www.pharrha.org
This RFP will be available for download from the site. All forms also are available as part of the RFP.

How to obtain the RFP documents by email
Send an email with the subject line “Temporary Agency Support Services RFP” to
janie.barrera@pharrha.org.

How to submit questions
September 7, 2018, 4:00 pm deadline for questions
Questions must be sent to:  janie.barrera@pharrha.org. Use the subject line
“Temporary Agency Support Services Questions.”

Questions and answers will be posted to PHA website (www.pharrha.org) on
September 11, 2018.

How to respond to this RFP
Proposals may be submitted electronically (preferred) or by hard copy. Electronic
submission: Proposals may be submitted by email by attaching one copy to an email addressed to janie.barrera@pharrha.org  with “Proposal for Temporary Agency Support Services” in the subject line. Hard copy submission: Submit an original and one copy of your proposal addressed as Proposal for Temporary Agency Support Services to; Janie Barrera, Administrative Assistant; Housing Authority of the City of Pharr, 104 W. Polk Avenue, Pharr, TX 78577.

Proposal submittal method and deadline
September 14, 2018, 4:00 p.m. (Central Time)
Proposals must be received by either method as described above no later than the date and time indicated.

Anticipated approval by PHA September 18, 2018
Expected service start date September 21, 2018
Expected contract duration Three years with an option to renew for up to two additional years in one-year increments

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8/29/18
Bexar County Housing Authority
Director of Operations and Govt. Programs
Cutoff:  Until Filled

A new position at HABC, the Director of OGP is responsible for overall operation of the Housing Authority’s Assisted Housing programs, under the supervision of the Executive Director. The Director of OGP performs managerial, supervisory and administrative tasks involved in planning, organizing, coordinating, and directing efforts to provide low-income housing through the Assisted Housing lease program, with strong emphasis on HUD’s Housing Choice Voucher Program. Salary commensurate with experience.  The position is located at 1954 E. Houston Street, Suite 104, San Antonio Texas 78202

Interested candidates should forward their resumes to gina.acevedo@habctx.org, fax to 210-231-2050 or deliver to 1954 E. Houston Street, Suite 104, San Antonio TX 78202.

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8/29/18
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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8/29/18
Roma Housing Authority
Inspector
Cutoff:  Until filled

Individuals must have knowledge with work experience in the field, residential and multi-family building inspection.  Able to establish and maintain working relationships with residents and landlords.  Knowledge of Tenants Rights and Leasing Documents.  Valid Driver’s License.

For interested applicants, application and job description will be available at the Roma Housing Authority Office at 469 Canales Circle, Roma, Texas or by emailing zpiceno@gmail.com

Applications will be accepted beginning September 4, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday at the Roma Housing Authority Office. All applications submitted to the Roma Housing Authority will become property of the Housing Authority. The Roma Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

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8/27/18
Haskell Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Haskell Housing Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director. This position will oversee the administration and operation of HHA’s public housing and USDA-RD multi-family housing programs. HHA currently has 50 public housing units and 28 RD-MFH units. Additional responsibilities include financial management, personnel management, purchasing, maintenance/construction/project management, community relations and other general administrative and operational duties.

Ideal applicants will possess strong communication skills as well as outstanding and proven financial and operational management skills within the affordable, multi-family property management industry with prior experience in public housing programs highly preferred.

Interested candidates may submit their cover letter and resume to:

Haskell Housing Authority
702 S Ave H
Haskell TX 79521

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8/27/18
Central Texas Council of Governments (CTCOG)
Director, Housing Assistance Division
Cutoff:  Until filled

The Director of the Housing Division is under the general supervision of the Executive Director and is responsible for the effective development, implementation and operation of the Housing Assistance Division. The Director of the Housing Division supervises staff members and provides administrative and technical support for the Executive Director in matters relating to the Section 8 Housing Program.

Please send application  AND resume to Carmen Lim:

carmen.lim@ctcog.org

or by mail to:

CTCOG
Attn: Carmen Lim
P.O. Box 729
Belton, Texas 76513

for more info and/or to download application https://ctcog.org/about/resources/employment-opportunities/

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Arlington Housing Authority
Housing Grants Financial Manager
SALARY: 68,312.00 – 85,390.00
Cutoff:   9/3/18

Under the general direction of the Executive Director of the Housing Authority of the City of Arlington, the Grants Financial Manager coordinates and performs a variety of budget, research, financial, supervisory and technical duties to provide support for the administration and operation of the Housing Authority and its activities.

For more info and/or to apply, go to  https://cityofarlington.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=259

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Fort Worth Housing Solutions
INVITATION FOR BID
IFB NO. 2018-600 Roof Replacement (Various Projects)

Fort Worth Housing Solutions (FWHS) is currently accepting sealed BIDS.

FWHS reserves the right to reject any or all BIDS.  MBE/WBE firms are  encouraged to submit a bid.

All questions for the IFB must be submitted in writing and e-mailed to Fort Worth Housing Solutions at  procurement@fwhs.org or faxed to (817) 333-3594 no later than, August 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time (C.D.T.).

PREBID MEETING:     August 29, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. C.D.T.

Fort Worth Housing Solutions
Procurement Conference Room
300 South Beach Street
Fort Worth, TX 76105

SITE VISIT:    Upon Request—Will be immediately

Following the Pre-Bid

IFB DUE DATE/TIME:      September 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. C.D.T.

FWHS Procurement Office
300 South Beach Street
Fort Worth , TX   76105

SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:  www.fwhs.org.

SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ON  August 17, 2018
BETWEEN 8:30 AM AND 4:00PM MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATION:

Fort Worth Housing Solutions
Procurement Department
300 South Beach Street Fort Worth, TX 76105 (817) 535-6877

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8/16/18
Galveston Housing Authority
Intake Case Manager
Cutoff:  Until filled

SUMMARY

The Intake Case Manager provides services to low-income families seeking housing subsidies from the Galveston Housing Authority.  The Case Manager determines eligibility using written administrative policies and procedures, client interviews and document verification.  The Case Manager conducts eligibility interviews of new applicants and current participants, determines housing assistance payments and tenant rent calculations, and educates and assists applicants/participants of GHA’s Housing Programs.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate’s degree in Behavioral Sciences, Social Work or a related field, and/or two (2) years of HUD-assisted case management experience.  Ability to obtain Case Manager (Occupancy Specialist) Certifications within one (1) year of employment.
Interested parties please complete the Job Application located at http://www.ghatx.org/abtus_careers.html and email a resume and the Application to info@ghatx.org .

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8/13/18
Abilene Housing Authority

Maintenance Crew Chief
Salary:  $38,630-$52,560
Cutoff: Until filled

Job Qualifications:

Candidate must have a high school diploma , comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, working both indoors and out of doors, able to read and apply new policies and procedures, good verbal and written communication skills and great customer service/people skills.  This person must possess leadership skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Five (5) years of work experience in general maintenance and a computer aptitude.  Certified in HVAC (within 1 year of employment). Experienced in electrical work, plumbing and carpentry. Able to operate outdoor landscaping equipment and/or other certifications.  Experience directing field crews.

Job Training:

  1. UPCS Fundamentals Training
  2. HVAC Training & Hands-on
  3. Electrical Training & Hands-on Plumbing, Drywall and Appliance Repairs;

Benefits:

Full benefits – health, dental, vision, life insurance and retirement package provided.

Applications are available on the Abilene Housing Authority website at www.abileneha.org.   Interested candidates can also email their resume and cover letter to Amy Pugh at amy.pugh@abileneha.org 

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7/26/18
Brazoria County Community Development and Housing
Housing Manager
Salary:  $16 – $19/hour
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Associates degree in construction management or two years of related experience in Housing components/inspections; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience as determined by Program Director.

For a complete job description, application, or more information, go to – https://brazoriacountytx.gov/departments/human-resources/jobs/current-openings

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7/24/18
Harris County Housing Authority

1)  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.

2)  Portability Case Manager
Cutoff: Until filled

This position is responsible for assisting clients porting to or from Harris County Housing Authority. This position ensures that clients understand the requirements of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program and HCHA’s Administrative Plan, and works with authority personnel, landlords, and clients to conduct interviews, certify client eligibility and changes, and support clients in the porting process.

3)  HCV Case Manager
Cutoff: Until Filled

This position is responsible for assisting clients and evaluating their continued eligibility for housing assistance. This position ensures that clients understand the requirements of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program and works with authority personnel, landlords, and clients to conduct interviews, certify client eligibility and changes, and support clients throughout their time on the HCV program.

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

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7/18/18
Quadco Management Solutions/FWHS

1)  Director, Operations 
Annual Salary: Negotiable 
Cutoff: Until Filled 

SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision of the President, the Director of Operations will work closely with all department heads and external clients. Provide training and act as a resource for all on-site personnel. Provide a foundation for developing and coaching site teams in areas to include REAC, LIHTC, HUD, Rural Development regulations and best practices for resident retention

2)  Lead Maintenance
Annual Salary: Negotiable 
Cutoff:  Until Filled

SUMMARY:

To be responsible, under the direction of the Business Manager, for the overall maintenance of the physical plant. When applicable, the Lead Maintenance will oversee the performance of other maintenance personnel who are working alongside or in conjunction with the Lead Maintenance.

3)  Area Manager
Annual Salary: Negotiable 
Cutoff:  Until Filled

SUMMARY:

To be responsible, under the direction of the Regional Portfolio Supervisor, for overseeing the operation of a group of properties through subordinate personnel, and monitor fiscal and occupancy status for properties through regular reports. The Area Manager is responsible for direct budget preparation, monitoring budgets, preparing reports of activities and fiscal status, monitoring operating practices and procedures and recommending changes to promote efficiency, participating in pre-employment interviews, supervising, evaluating performance and training site personnel

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND/OR TO APPLY, contact Autumn Smith
(817) 333-3575   asmith@fwhs.org

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7/12/18
Quadco Management Solutions, Inc. (Fort Worth Housing Solutions)
Controller
Cutoff:  until filled

Under general direction, the Controller assists the President of QuadCo in maintaining the financial books and records of the Company in accordance with recognized accounting and auditing principles as required. Performs managerial, supervisory and accounting work of considerable difficulty involving the planning, organizing, and directing of financial investments, accounting, purchasing, budgeting, statistical, and property management record activities. Must have Realplay and OneSite knowledge

For complete job description, go here.

To apply, go to http://www.quadcoapartments.com/careers.html

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