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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1/3/19
Edinburg Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:   Until Filled

The Edinburg Housing Authority is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Executive Director. EHA manages 400 Public Housing units, 1,072 Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8), and 2 Tax Property developments. This placement requires grant and budget supervision, staff supervision, resource development, and oversight of construction and maintenance. The Executive Director is accountable to the Board of Commissioners for the planning, effectuating, direction, and management of all agency programs and functions.

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in related field from an accelerated college or university. Also, at least (3) three years of supervisory or management level experience.

Exposure to non profit and federal programs.

Interested candidates can obtain a full job description and ask questions by emailing the Edinburg Housing Authority at accounting@edinburgha.org

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1/3/19
Carleton Management Services
Compliance Monitor
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Under the general direction of the Compliance Director, the Compliance Monitor is responsible for monitoring all the aspects of program compliance for Section 42 tax credit (LIHTC) and/or HUD Subsidized Multifamily housing (MFH) affordable programs across the CMS Portfolio. Monitoring all activities related to leasing and re-certifications, maintenance, and resident services and ensures compliance with all federal, state and local laws and regulations as well as CMS policy. The incumbent must have strong leadership, research and organizational skills and a Spirit of cooperation and team work to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

REQUIRED Qualifications:

  • 2 years experience as a compliance professional with LITHC programs
  • Certifications TCS, COS, HCCP or related field
  • Onesite property management software experience is a MUST
  • TDHCA CMTS experience is required
  • Extensive knowledge in Adobe and Outlook
  • Minor travel is required – must have reliable transportation
  • Must be detailed, able to prioritize tasks and be extremely ORGANIZED.
  • Must be dependable, able to work independently and as well as onsite staff
  • Property Management background a must
  • Ability to comprehend and refer to computer manuals, Housing and Urban Development regulations (4350), and other agency regulatory manuals and agreements.
  • Current HUD training/certification
  • Current Tax Credit training/certification
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts

Apply method: Please send Resume to Email (eboada@carletonms.com)

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McAllen Housing Authority
RFP RAD Physical Condition Assessment (RPCA) Services
Cutoff:  January 24

The Housing Authority of the City of McAllen (HACM) is requesting proposals from qualified contractors to conduct all components of the Rental Assistance Demonstration Physical Condition Assessment (RPCA) for various HA properties in accordance with applicable HUD regulations.

Solicitation documents will be available at the HACM’s Main office 2301 Jasmine Avenue, McAllen, TX beginning Thursday, January 3, 2019, during regular business hours or on the HA’s website, www.mcallenha.org search “About MHA- Purchasing Link”.

A Pre-submission Conference will be held at Family Development Center, 2501 Maple Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501 on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at 10:00 a.m.

Proposals submitted in accordance with solicitation guidelines will be received by the HACM, 2301 Jasmine Avenue, McAllen, TX until 2:00p.m. CST on Thursday, January 24, 2019.

For more information, contact Arnold Padilla, Executive Director, (956)686-3951; or via email at apadilla@mcaha.org .

HACM reserves the right to reject any or all proposals or to waive any informalities in the proposal.

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12/21/18
Galveston Housing Authority

Director of Maintenance and Modernization
Cutoff: Until Filled

The primary purpose of this position is to oversee the daily operations of Maintenance and Modernization for the Galveston Housing Authority (GHA) by managing the maintenance staff and ensuring all work orders, system checks, and preventative maintenance items are completed in a timely manner. The incumbent also oversees the Capital Fund Program (CFP) at the GHA. All activities must support GHA’s mission, strategic goals, and objectives.

For more information and/or to apply, go to http://www.ghatx.org/abtus_careers.html and email a resume and the Application to info@ghatx.org .

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12/19/18
Odessa Housing Authority
Maintenance (two positions)
Cutoff: Until filled

Experience in make ready, plumbing, electrical, general repairs. Includes maintaining the grounds of all housing authority properties; trimming trees and landscaping.

High school diploma/GED, valid Texas driver’s license required; Background and drug screen required.

Excellent benefits and medical insurance paid by employer. Applications may be obtained from 124 E. 2nd St in Odessa or contacting maryh@odessahatx.com

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12/17/18
Abilene Housing Authority
HCV Manager
Salary Range:  $53,328 – $78,312
Cutoff: Until Filled

Provides work direction and supervisory oversight for Housing Choice Voucher employees involved in wait list activities, occupancy, inspections, Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS), tenant and landlord paperwork processing in the Housing Choice Voucher program.  The incumbent reports to the Executive Director.  The position is exempt from overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act.  The employment relationship is at-will, and the incumbent serves at the pleasure of the Executive Director.

For full description of job and/or to download an application go to http://www.abileneha.org/plugins/show_image.php?id=538

Interested candidates may also email their resume and cover letter to gene.reed@abileneha.org

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12/14/18
Round Rock Housing Authority

  1. Executive Director
    Salary Negotiable
    Cutoff: Until filled

The Housing Authority of Round Rock, Texas is accepting resumes for the position of executive director. RRHA has 100 public housing units, 16 scattered sites, and administers approximately 200 vouchers. This includes approximately 100 portability vouchers. A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years senior management experience in a similar position is required. Send resumes to D_hyde@roundrockha.org. Position is open until filled. No phone calls please.

  1. Housing Choice Voucher Program Specialist
    Salary $35K – 38K
    Cutoff: Until filled

The Round Rock Housing Authority administers 96 vouchers, along with 140+ portability vouchers. Voucher program/portability experience a strong plus. Case management experience and ability to multitask a must. Send resumes to D_hyde@roundrockha.org Position is open until filled. No phone calls please.

  1. Accounting Clerk
    Salary $24K – $27K
    Cutoff: Until filled

Round Rock Housing Authority administers 96 vouchers and 140+ portability vouchers. Experience with portability billings and HAPPY software a plus. Must have experience with accounts payable/receivable and preparing checks for payments using Quickbooks. Will also assist with administrative tasks as needed.  Send resumes to  D_hyde@roundrockha.org  Position is open until filled.

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12/11/18
Georgetown Housing Authority
1.  Housing Assistant

Salary: $27,040 to $30,160
Cutoff: Until filled

Under general supervision, interviews, investigates and verifies eligibility of clients for GHA housing programs; Maintains rent roll and monitors delinquent rent roll, issues delinquent notices and late payment charges on time; responds to requests for information within the scope of authority.

2.  Public Housing Manager
Salary:  $34,320 to $37,440
Cutoff:  Until filled

Performs and is responsible for all managerial and operational tasks associated with Housing Authority housing community and all assigned staff.  Monitors and ensures compliance with all federal, state, and local agency policies and procedures, and supervisors’ directives.  Performs to a superior level a variety of tasks associated in interacting with residents, and other citizens, supporting all Authority policies and procedures. Performs other tasks as required.

3.  Maintenance Aide
Pay: $11.00 to $12.50 per hour
Cutoff:  Until filled

Responsible for maintaining Authority offices, dwelling and non-dwelling facilities and grounds in a clean and orderly manner.  Performs a variety of unskilled tasks involving cleaning and maintaining buildings and grounds.

To apply send resume to Nikki.Brennan@Georgetownha.org    No phone calls please.

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12/10/18
Slaton Housing Authority
Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Specialist
Cutoff: Until filled

The Slaton Housing Authority manages 64 housing vouchers. SHA is looking for a part-time (30 hrs) HCV Specialist. Must have some knowledge of HCV program or similar. Applications will be accepted beginning December 6th, from 8am-5pm Monday-Friday. Please e-mail resumes and application to slatonha@sbcglobal.net. No phone calls please.

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12/10/18
New Braunfels Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff: Until filled

The Housing Authority of New       Braunfels, Texas is accepting resumes for the position of the executive director until the position is filled. Full-time position. The agency consists of 100 unit elderly high-rise, 70 family duplexes, 292 vouchers 10 of which are project based. Staff of ten and various part-time contract workers. Position requires a bachelor’s degree in a related field. NBHA is a consistently high-performing agency in a fast paced growing city on IH 35 between Austin and San Antonio. Send resumes to luedke@aol.com. No phone calls please.

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