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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6/9/21
San Benito Housing Authority
Property Manager 
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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6/9/21
Liberty County Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  June 22, 2021

Liberty County Housing Authority, an equal opportunity employer, is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. Under the direction of the Liberty County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, the Executive Director has total responsibility for administering, managing, maintaining, planning and directing the Agency’s programs which consist of Section 8 vouchers. The Executive Director is responsible for the safekeeping of all property and records and is the Agency’s primary liaison with the Board of Commissioners, U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and state and local entities.

Salary will be determined by experience and qualifications.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, application, and references to the Liberty County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners at klint.bush@co.liberty.tx.us  or 2103 Cos St. Room 103 Liberty TX 77575.  Applications will be accepted through June 22, 2021.

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6/9/21
Gainesville Housing Authority
Property Manager for the Section 8 New Construction Program
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Housing Authority of the City of Gainesville is currently seeking applicants for the position of Property Manager for the Section 8 New Construction Program.  The Housing Authority offers excellent benefits and salary commensurate with experience and training.

Applicants may apply by emailing a resume to employment@gainesvilletxhousingauthority.com

The Gainesville Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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5/28/21
The Nelrod Company
Management Analyst
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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5/14/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Executive Assistant
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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5/14/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Construction Compliance Officer
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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5/14/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Accounts Payable Clerk
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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5/14/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Accountant II
Cutoff:  Until Filled

 For details, go here.

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5/14/21
Pearsall Housing Authority
Housing Choice Voucher Program Coordinator
Cutoff:  Until Filled

 The Pearsall Housing Authority is accepting applications for the position of Housing Choice Voucher Program Coordinator (Section 8).

Please submit an application and resume to the Pearsall Housing Authority at 501 W. Medina, Pearsall, Texas 78061, or by email at director@pearsallha.org.  Any questions call 830.334.9416.

The Pearsall Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

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5/11/21
Bastrop Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Executive Director is responsible for the day-to-day administration and operation of 50 Public Housing units, 30 Section 8 site Based units, and 47 +- Vouchers. The HACB current staff includes 2 office personnel with certifications and 2 maintenance personnel with licenses and certifications.

The Executive Director reports to a 5-member Board of Commissioners and serves as the Secretary.

The qualified candidate will provide the leadership and management of the planning, organizing, staffing, direction, and control functions of the agency. Interprets and implements policies approved by the Board and is responsible for the administration of Board policies. The position conforms to a Contract between the Board and the Executive Director. Public Housing experiences is preferred.

Five (5) years’ experience in housing management, community development, public administration, or a closely related field or four (4) years in a significant management capacity at a public housing authority or other similar experience. Must have two (2) years or more of supervisory experience.

Preferred candidate should have financial and operational management skills, property management, Fair Housing with sound business practices and experience in Public Housing.

This position requires a regular on-site presence with established hours as well the flexibility to adapt to changes in work schedules.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and pass a criminal background check. Salary based on qualifications, skills, and experience. Benefits package includes retirement, health, dental, vision, and life insurance.

The Bastrop Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please submit a resume to Bastrop Housing Authority, PO Box 707, Bastrop, Texas 78602 or email woophill@aol.com. For any questions, leave a voice mail @512-627-5229.

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5/3/21
Sherman Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  May 31, 2021

Sherman Housing Authority, an equal opportunity employer, is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. Under the direction of the Sherman Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, the Executive Director has total responsibility for administering, managing, maintaining, planning and directing the Agency’s programs. The Executive Director is responsible for the safekeeping of all property and records and is the Agency’s primary liaison with the Board of Commissioners, U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and state and local entities.

A Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or Management or a closely related field from an accredited college or university and seven (7) years of responsible managerial experience in public housing or regulatory agency or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience resulting in the ability to fulfill the essential job duties of the position. Salary will be determined by experience and qualifications.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, application, and references to the Sherman Housing Authority Board of Commissioners at P. O. Box 2147 Sherman, Texas 75091. Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2021 or until a sufficient pool of applicants has been developed. To obtain forms and additional information, go to Opportunities for Employment at www.shermanha.com.

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5/3/21
Kingsville Affordable Housing
Part-Time Program Coordinator
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Kingsville Affordable Housing is seeking a Program Coordinator who will oversee Kingsville Affordable Housing’s Tax Credit Portfolio and work with community partners to develop affordable housing.  Ideal candidate will have a Bachelors Degree in Social Work, business, or other relevant field of study.  Good Communication skills needed.  Experience and knowledge in Federal and State contract administration preferred.    All employees are required to pass a criminal background check.  Salary is commensurate with experience.   Qualified applicant may obtain an application at 1000 W. Corral, Kingsville, Texas 78363 or by emailing:  chinojosa@khatx.com

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5/3/21
Housing Authority of Hugo, OK 
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

Interested applicants should email g_balcazar@hugoha.com

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4/28/21
Dallas Housing Solutions for North Texas
Purchasing Agent I
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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4/27/21
Denton Housing Authority
Executive Assistant – Public Affairs
Cutoff:  May 7, 2021

Responsible for planning, development and implementation of special programs, communication strategies, and broad range of public relations activities. Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Public Relations; post graduate degree preferred.  Must have at least 5 years of responsible managerial experience and/or combination of relevant education or experience.  Bilingual communication skills required.

Qualified applicants only may submit a resume to s.mcdade@dentonhousingauthority.com

Resumes will be accepted until May 7th , 2021 at 12:00 pm.  DHA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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4/27/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Public Relations Officer
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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4/27/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Operator/Records Technician
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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4/27/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Construction Compliance Officer
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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4/27/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Accountant/Purchasing & Compliance Agent
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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4/20/21
Haltom City Housing Authority
Office Manager
Cutoff: Until Filled

Must be bondable.

Accounts Receivable/Payable.

Background checks performed.

Process Annual Reviews by HUD regulations and process applications as needed.

Any other duties asked by the Director.

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4/20/21
Haltom City Housing Authority
Maintenance Janitor
Cutoff: Until Filled

Must have a driver’s license and be able to be insured.

Background checks performed.

Clean office area.

Clean, paint and perform light repairs to vacant units.

Must be able to operate a zero turn mower.

Any other duties asked by the Director or Maintenance Foreman.

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4/15/21
Travis County Housing Authority
Executive Assistant
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

Interested applicants should email resume to HATCFinance@traviscountytx.gov.

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4/14/21
Lockhart Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Lockhart Housing Authority is seeking a skilled and experienced professional to replace the retiring director.  Under the direction of the Lockhart Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, the Executive Director is responsible for all aspects of the Housing Authority’s operations including administration, management, financial control, intergovernmental affairs and external affairs. The candidate must have the ability to establish and maintain relationships with residents, the local community, local and state government, staff, HUD and the Board of Commissioners. Strong leadership and excellent communication skills are essential.  The candidate must have solid financial and budgetary skills.

A Bachelor’s degree in Business or Public Administration or a related field and five years of experience as a manager or supervisor in the field of public housing is preferred.  Salary will be determined by experience and qualifications and excellent benefits are provided.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume and references to the Lockhart Housing Authority Board of Commissioners at lha@austin.rr.comor mail to P O Box 446, Lockhart, Texas 78644.

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3/30/21
Travis County Housing Authority
Accounting Specialist
Cutoff:  April 15, 2021

For details, go here.

Interested applicants should email resume to HATCFinance@traviscountytx.gov.

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3/30/21
Abilene Housing Authority
2 positions: ROSS Service Coordinator & Compliance/Procurement Coordinator
Cutoff:  Until Filled

If you are interested in either of these positions please visit our website at www.abileneha.org/job-opportunities to view the job descriptions and apply.

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3/30/21
Bexar County Housing Authority
Section 8 HQS Inspector
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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3/17/21
Deep East Texas Council of Governments
Quality Control and Data Analyst (Housing)
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here

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3/4/21
Roby Housing Authority
Part-time Maintenance
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Must have some knowledge in repairs and remodeling.  Will be responsible for make readies.

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3/4/21
Tahoka Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Executive Director is responsible for the day-to-day administration and operation of 74 Public Housing Units, and overseeing staff and office personnel. The Executive Director reports to a 6-member Board of Commissioners and serves as the Secretary.

The qualified candidate will provide the leadership and management of the planning, organizing, staffing, direction, and control functions of the Housing Authority, interpret and implement policies approved by the Board and will be responsible for the administration of Board policies. The position conforms to a Contract between the Board and the Executive Director. Public Housing experience is preferred.

Preferred candidate should have financial and operational management skills, property management, Fair Housing with sound business practices and experience in public housing.

The position requires a regular on-site presence with established hours, as well as the flexibility to adapt to changes in work schedules.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and pass a criminal background check. Salary based on qualifications, skills, and experience. Benefits package includes retirement and life insurance.

The Housing Authority of the City of Tahoka is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested applicants should deliver resumes by mail to W. Calloway Huffaker, P.O. Box 968, Tahoka, TX 79373, by email to wch@hhlawtx.com or in person at 1540 Avenue J, Tahoka, Texas.

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3/4/21
San Antonio Housing Authority
President/CEO
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The City of San Antonio (approx. pop. 1.5 million) is the second-largest city in the state of Texas, spanning more than 460 square miles.  The San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) has provided housing opportunities to residents for over 80 years and is among the largest housing authorities in the nation.  Governed by a seven-member Board of Commissioners, SAHA is a nationally recognized leader in the development of innovative and accessible low-income housing, touching the lives of over 65,000 people in San Antonio.  SAHA owns and manages approximately 6,300 public housing units at 70 properties and 8,000 mixed-income units at 40 properties through non-profit entities and partnerships.  The Authority administers 14,000 Federal Housing Choice (Section 8) rental assistance vouchers.  SAHA has over 500 FTEs, an annual operating budget of $203 million, and a current value of more than $500 million in assets and is a designated “Moving-to-Work” agency.  The President/CEO is appointed by and reports to the Board of Commissioners and is responsible for planning, directing, managing, and reviewing all the administrative activities and operations of SAHA; coordinating program services and activities among Housing Authority departments and with outside agencies; ensuring the financial integrity of the organization; representing the Authority’s interest to the general public, other agencies, levels of government, and other outside interests; and providing highly responsible and complex policy advice and administrative support to the SAHA Board of Commissioners.  The position provides leadership in the development and implementation of the agency’s housing and community development goals, policies, and strategic initiatives, and has oversight of all SAHA staff including several officers which report directly to the President/CEO.  A Bachelor’s degree in Management, Business or Public Administration, Urban Studies, or a related field is required, plus at least ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in the industry, with five (5) years at an executive level of administrative or operational oversight in housing and community development; a Master’s degree is preferred.  Affordable housing finance and development experience, knowledge of public sector regulations and practices, and experience in the real estate and construction industry is a plus.  The starting salary is open and dependent upon qualifications; SAHA offers an attractive benefits package.  If interested in this outstanding opportunity, visit www.srnsearch.com to view a detailed brochure and to apply online.  Position is open until filled.  Questions regarding this recruitment may be directed to Ms. S. Renée Narloch at info@srnsearch.com or 850.391.0000.  SAHA is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer.  Pursuant to Texas Open Records law, applications and resumes are subject to public disclosure.

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