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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11/2/18
Round Rock Housing Authority
Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Specialist
Cutoff: Until filled

The HCV Specialist will perform a variety of tasks in determining the initial and continued eligibility of participant families.

  • Will include the completion of initial, interim, and annual recertifications
  • Calculating assistance and maintaining program compliance
  • Counsel with families and assist them in relocating within jurisdiction or porting out
  • Coordinating/performing Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspections with owners and landlords
  • Mediate and resolve tenant and landlord conflicts
  • Entering data and managing the housing database software program
  • Waiting list management
  • Tenant orientations
  • Voucher issuance
  • Leasing and voucher payments
  • Performs other duties as assigned

For more information and/or to apply, contact Cecilia Prieto, (512) 255-3702 ext. 201

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11/1/18
Quadco Management Solutions, Inc.

  1. 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 RealPage and OneSite knowledge.

Must be of unquestionable integrity. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field.  Must have at least five years of experience, of which two must be as a supervisor with a nonprofit agency preferred.   CPA designation preferred but not required.

  1. Senior Accountant
    Cutoff:  Until Filled

Under the general direction of the Controller, the Senior Accountant ensures compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations as well as company policy.  The incumbent must have strong leadership skills and a spirit of cooperation and teamwork to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

Preferred qualifications
Minimum 5 years’ experience as a full charge accountant
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with emphasis on accounting; CPA preferred
Advanced computer skills in MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated leadership skills with ability to train others
Must work well in a team environment
Prefer experience in the commercial or residential property management industry
Experience as a Senior Accountant
Experience with Realpage OneSite Accounting software a plus

To apply, send resume to cwesley@fwhs.org or asmith@fwhs.org

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Orange Housing Authority
RFP for IT Services

The Housing Authority of the City of Orange (HACO) is seeking qualified contractors to submit proposal for RFP-2018-15 Information Technology Services (IT). Request for Proposal will be posted on HACO web- site on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 9:00 A.M. at www.orangeha.com About Us / Business Opportunities or contact Cleveland Como at 409 883-5882 ext 316 or Email ccomo@hacotx.com. The HACO does not discriminate based on race, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, or disability in its employment opportunities, program, services, or activates. The HACO reserves the right to reject any or all proposals

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Dallas Housing Authority
Chief Financial Officer
Cutoff:  November 26

The Dallas Housing Authority (DHA) is conducting a National search for the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). This is an extraordinary career opportunity to join one of the most creative and innovative housing authorities in the United States. With a staff of approximately 300 full-time employees and an FY 2018 operating budget of $230 million, DHA provides housing opportunities to 54,000 people through public housing developments and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) programs. The CFO oversees the Finance, Procurement, and Information Technology Departments. This Department has a combined staff of approximately 21 full-time employees including the CFO.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of 7 years of accounting work experience including 3 years of financial management and supervisory experience and 2 years in the public sector; or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is strongly desired but not required. DHA will provide a competitive salary (DOQ) and an excellent benefits package.

Apply prior to November 26, 2018 by submitting a cover letter, resume, current salary, and 6 professional references to apply@ralphandersen.com. For confidential inquiries contact Robert Burg at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at www.ralphandersen.com.

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Los Fresnos Housing Authority
Secretary/Receptionist
Cutoff:  November 15

This employee is responsible for the majority of clerical duties involved with maintaining an efficient office operation. This position requires excellent knowledge of letter writing, accounting, basic office routines, computer skills, good telephone skills, above average people skills, and the ability to organize and follow through with detail work.  Must exhibit leadership skills.

For more information and/or to apply, contact Leticia Puga; lfha2@sbcglobal.net
Tel: 956-233-5012

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10/11/18
Weslaco Housing Authority
Housing Specialist
Cutoff:  Until filled

The Weslaco Housing Authority (WHA) manages 128 housing units. WHA is looking for a full time Housing Specialist. The WHA is looking for a person with public housing office experience. Experience with applicants, resident files, 50058, criminal history checks, income checks, re-exams and inspections. WHA is looking for someone who is able to establish and maintain a working relationship with residents.

For interested applicants, application and job description will be available at the Weslaco Housing Authority Office at 600 N. Airport Drive, Weslaco, Texas or by emailing alma.pequeno@cowha.org.

Applications will be accepted beginning October 10, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Weslaco Housing Authority Office. All applications submitted to the Weslaco Housing Authority will become property of the Housing Authority. The Weslaco Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

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10/9/18
New Boston Property Management
Housing Manager/Occupancy Specialist
Cutoff: Until Filled

Intro: The New Boston Property Management owns/manages 253 apartments/houses and is soliciting qualified applications for full time employment for a multi-tasking Housing Manager.

Requirements: Ability to communicate clearly both verbal and in writing. Emphasis on customer service and being positive with people. Comfortable with Microsoft Office programs, database entry and digital filing. Must be detail-oriented, moderate-strong in math calculations, display organizational skills and multi-tasking. Must pass drug and criminal history screening.

Description of Position: Oversee and manage property leases for various housing programs by calculating income-based rent, lease compliance and enforcement. Training via travel will be required.

Benefits: Wages starting at Grade 6-1 from 2018 Hourly Wage Scale, negotiable due to experience. Full benefit package after introductory period to include insurances and retirement.

To Apply: Application available at the Central Office, 303 Rice Street, New Boston, TX or online at www.ApplyNewBoston.com/Community-Board

Submit application one of the following ways:
1) email in pdf to cal.davis@nbhatx.org with SUBJ: Resumé, or
2) in person at 303 Rice, New Boston, or
3) mail to Cal Davis, Executive Director, New Boston Property Management, P.O. Box
806, New Boston, TX 75570

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10/4/18
Dallas Housing Authority
Director Information Technology
Salary Range:  $70,565 – $105,848
Cutoff:  Until filled

Under supervision of the Chief Financial Officer, coordinates with the activities of the Information Services Department to meet DHA goals and objectives; establishes priorities and monitors operational performance and progress towards goals; manages subordinates by planning and directing activities and strategies.

For more information and/or to apply, go to http://www.dhadal.com/job-post

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10/3/18
Harris County Housing Authority

1.  Inspections Assistant
Cutoff: Until Filled

This position is responsible for providing administrative support for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Inspections Department and for conducting housing inspections.

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

  1. Asset Manager
    Cutoff: Until Filled

This position is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day performance of Harris County Housing Authority’s real estate portfolio. Duties include: monitoring all phases of real estate management; operations; maintenance; assisting in the development and implementation of social service programs and special projects for the housing authority.

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

  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.

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

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10/03/18
Weslaco 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  Weslaco Housing Authority  Office  at   600 N.  Airport  Drive,  Weslaco, Texas or  by emailing alma.pequeno@cowha.org.

Applications  will  be  accepted  beginning  October 3,  2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Weslaco Housing Authority Office. All applications submitted to the Weslaco Housing Authority will become  property  of   the    Housing  Authority.

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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

inglesidehousing@cableone.net

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