Jobs

JOB OPENINGS

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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1/23/20
Beaumont Housing Authority
Human Resource Officer/Executive Assistant
Cutoff:  Until filled

This position is responsible for performing all HR-related duties on a professional level and provides administrative support for the Executive Director. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: benefits administration, employee relations, training and development, performance management, onboarding, policy implementation, recruitment/employment, payroll processing, database management, affirmative action and employment law compliance and administrative support.

If you have any questions, please contact Ashleigh Price, HR Administrator, by email at hr@bmtha.org or phone at 409-951-7204.

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Goliad Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  January 24

The Goliad Housing Authority Board of Commissioners is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director.  The position reports to a five member board.  This position will oversee the administration and operation of GHA’s 47 public housing units.  Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  oversight of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulatory compliance and programs, financial management, personnel management, purchasing, maintenance/construction/project management, community relations and other general administrative and operational duties.  GHA is seeking an individual with self-motivation and initiative.  Applicants must possess strong communication skills as well as outstanding and proven financial and operational management skills in public housing programs.

Applications are available at GHA office, 360 N. Fort St., Goliad, Texas, from 9-noon and 1-4 p.m.

TWTh.  Applications can also be requested online at goliadha@gmail.com

Completed applications and resumes may be submitted to:

Patricia Morales, Board Chairperson

goliadha@gmail.com

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1/3/20
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.

  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/

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12/4/19
Waco Housing Authority


1. Utility Laborer
Cutoff: Until Filled

Responsible for assisting in maintaining dwelling units and grounds at the Authority’s housing developments and main office area. Performs manual work involving cleaning and maintaining vacant units, assigned buildings and grounds. Specific duties include the following.

  • Assists maintenance aides in preparing vacant dwelling units; cleans appliances, cleans restrooms, paints, cleans units, and waxes floors, etc.
  • Maintains grounds by picking up litter, sweeping sidewalks and parking lots; loads litter, trash, refuse on truck and takes to dump site.
  • Patches holes in walls and prepares dwelling interiors for painting.
  • Cleans housing management offices, moves and arranges furniture, equipment and sets up rooms for special meetings and events.
  • Makes minor repairs in vacant units and changes light fixtures.
  • Assists in taking household appliances to shop to be repaired. Assists in disposing of trash and discarded items.
  • Periodically checks smoke alarms in dwelling units and offices
  • Helps unload trash trailers and shipments of appliances, etc.
  • Assist in carpentry work and changes oil in maintenance equipment. Performs other related duties as assigned.
  1. Maintenance Technician I
    cutoff: Until Filled

Responsible for general maintenance of Authority housing developments and grounds. Performs major carpentry, electrical, and plumbing repairs and general repairs on mechanical equipment in response to service requests and inspections of units at assigned housing development. Specific duties include the following:

  • Makes daily rounds of housing development and grounds to identify maintenance needs and removes trash and discarded items.
  • Repairs or replaces wiring and parts for electrical outlets, switches, light fixtures, and breaker switches/fuses. Checks for and repairs gas leaks.
  • Assembles, installs and/or repairs or replaces plumbing fixtures and fittings; showers, leaky faucets, clogged drains and sewer lines, damaged toilets, sinks, and water cutoffs. Repairs and replaces water heaters.
  • Makes carpentry repairs/replacements to damaged walls, roofs, woodwork, floors, gutters, doors, downspouts, windows, cabinets, counter tops, peepholes and clotheslines. May perform painting functions as part of “make ready” procedure.
  • Makes or reinforces and installs/replaces window screens and doorknobs and dead bolt locks and repairs and replaces tile floors.
  • Repairs and makes adjustments to and replaces various appliances and equipment; refrigerators, gas and electric stoves, heaters, water heaters, smoke detectors, condensing units and coil.
  • Replaces furnace/AC filters, checks air vents and thermostats (may be required to install furnace units, A-Coils and condensing unit).
  • Reads and maintains gas and electricity meters on all communities.
  • May delegate work to subordinate staff and monitor their work per Maintenance Manager’s instructions.
  • Works on emergency work orders and after hours.
  • Ensure grounds contractor is notified and inspects work for quality and completion by contractor.

Interested individuals may go to the following site for application info. http://www.wacopha.org/employment.html

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12/4/19
Central Texas Housing Consortium

Complex Manager
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Work closely with applicants and current residents. Perform wide variety of office and property management duties. Must be proficient with computer. Minimum typing/word processing requirement: 35 wpm. Bilingual in Spanish a plus.

Job Type: Full-time

Work week:  7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. – 12 noon on Friday

Salary: $12.17 /hour

Must have valid Texas driver’s license

To request Application for Employment, please call 254-773-2009 or go to Employment at www.cthc.org.

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