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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7/20/18
San Benito Housing Authority
HCV Specialist
Cutoff: Until Filled

Under direct supervision of the HCV Coordinator.  Will perform general secretarial work with specialization in tenant related activities of the HCV program such as client briefings, eligibility determination, execution of leases, maintenance of owner contracts and client files.

Any combination of education and/or experience which totals two years (high school diploma, Associates Degree in related field, experience in housing program admin or social services program).  Should be able to inspect and determine necessary repair for units to meet HQS; have a wide range of administrative skills; and communicate clearly, concisely, verbally and in writing.

Applications can be picked up in person at 1400 N Reagan, San Benito, Tx  78586; or can be downloaded online from our website www.sanbenitohousing.com.

Applications and resumes must be submitted via mail or in person. Human Resources – (956)399-7501

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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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San Benito Housing Authority
RFP for Real Estate Developer
Cutoff:  August 20, 2018

The San Benito Housing Authority is inviting proposals from an experienced professional or team to co-develop one or more multi-family housing developments in San Benito, Texas. It is the intent of the Authority to develop its owned-real estate sites under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) mixed-finance approach including the combination of public housing funds, operating subsidies and/or Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, Rental Assistance Demonstration (“RAD”), low-income housing tax credits (“LIHTC”), conventional and innovative loans, developer’s equity, etc. The Authority or an affiliate of the Authority will serve as a co-developer.

An original and two (2) copies of the response to this Request for Proposals shall be submitted in sealed envelopes and marked “Proposal for Real Estate Developer.” All submissions must be received by 4:00pm on Monday, August 20, 2018 at the following address:  San Benito Housing Authority 1400 N. Reagan St., San Benito, Texas  78586; Attn:  Yvette Nieto, Executive Director.  For more information, please to go www.sanbenitohousing.com .

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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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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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Waco Housing Authority
RFP for RAD Consultant
Cutoff:  July 18

The Waco Housing Authority (WHA) hereby requests proposals from Consultants to partner with the Authority to plan for rehabilitation or consideration of possible demolishment of some of the 902 public housing units using a variety of funding sources and financial arrangements under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program or other public housing mixed finance methods.

Requests for Proposals (RFPs) may be obtained from Kaitlin Dragoo, Procurement Contract Compliance Officer, Waco Housing Authority, 4400 Cobbs Dr, POB 978, Waco, TX, 76703-0978, phone (254)752-0324 ext 247, or e-mail kaitlind@wacopha.org

Proposals will be received by Kaitlin Dragoo at the above address until 2:00 PM C.S.T on July 18, 2018. No late submittals will be accepted.

Respondents must submit one (1) original proposal with original signatures and labeled “Original”, and four (4) copies.

Respondents desiring any explanation or further information regarding this solicitation must submit an email request no later than 3:00 pm on July 2, 2018 to Kaitlin Dragoo, Procurement Contract Compliance Officer at kaitlind@wacopha.org. Any clarification any/or information will be furnished promptly by email to all recipients.

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5/31/18
Brenham Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until filled

The Brenham Housing Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director. This position will oversee the administration and operation of BHA’s public housing and Section 8 programs. Additional responsibilities include the management of an affiliated section 202 multi-family property as well as the contractual oversight of two HUD/RAD/LIHTC properties managed by a third-party property management firm.

Applicants must possess outstanding and proven financial and operational management skills within the affordable, multi-family property management industry with prior experience in public housing/section 8/LIHTC programs highly preferred.

Four-year Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field is required. A minimum of five years of direct, verifiable, and successful experience in a management role in the affordable housing industry may be substituted for the education requirement.

If interested, please send resume to Vince Michel at BHA, 1801 Northview Circle Dr., Brenham, TX 77833

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5/21/18
Haltom City Housing authority
Housing Specialist
Cutoff: Until Filled

Haltom City Housing Authority is currently taking job applications for a Housing Specialist.  Will answer phones, write up work orders and process applications for housing.

Salary: $30,000.00 to $37,000.00.

Applications may be requested from hcha2800@charter.net or picked up at the office, 2800 Moneda Ave, Haltom City Tx. You may submit your resume with a completed application.

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