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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9/22/21
Houston Housing Authority
Housing Inspector
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The position is responsible for a wide range of inspection duties in support of the Housing Choice Voucher program operations. The Housing Inspector may perform regular inspections, special inspections, rent reasonableness determinations and market analyses. Reports to the Inspections Manager.

High school diploma or equivalent required. Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or a related field preferred. Three (3) years’ experience in positions involving housing or building codes or construction. One (1) year of education experience may be substituted for the experience requirement on a one-to-one basis for up to 2 years. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred. Valid Texas driver’s license or obtain such within the first thirty (30) days of employment. Eligibility for coverage under Houston Housing Authority fleet auto insurance.

Salary:$38,000.00 – $55,000.00 per year. Pay period – Biweekly.

Benefits: Pension, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Paid Time Off & Holidays, Flexible Working Schedule, Gym, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Assistance Program, Free Parking.

How to Apply: Join Our Team – Houston Housing Authority (housingforhouston.com)

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9/16/21
Galveston Housing Authority
Director of Maintenance and Modernization
Cutoff:  Until Filled

SUMMARY:
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 and modernization 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma or vocational/technical training equivalent in building construction or related field and a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in building and grounds maintenance, including a minimum of three (3) years at a supervisory or management level.

General Contractor License and construction project management preferred. Experience with HUD’s Capital Fund Program preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Must possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable under GHA’s plan. Salary DOE.

Interested parties please complete the Job Application located at http://www.ghatx.org/abtus_careers.html and email a resume and the Application to info@ghatx.org.

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9/7/21
Garland Housing Authority
Housing Quality Standards Inspector
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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9/7/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Director of Real Estate Development
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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9/7/21
Brownsville Housing Authority
Client Services Coordinator
Cutoff:  October 31, 2021 or Until Filled

For details, go here.

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9/7/21
Brenham Housing Authority
Property Manager
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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8/27/21
Harris County Housing Authority
Deputy Director
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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7/23/21
Montgomery County Housing Authority
Section 8 Caseworker/Housing Inspector
Cutoff:  Until Filled

Montgomery County Housing Authority has an opening for a caseworker/inspector.  This candidate must be physically able to climb stairs, must be organized, computer literate, efficient, able to work with landlords and staff, able to work independently, have a valid drivers license, AND drug testing required.

FULL TIME POSITION – 32 HOURS PER WEEK @ $15.00 — $18.00 PER HOUR
PLUS INSURANCE, RETIREMENT, AND PAID HOLIDAYS

SECTION 8 EXPERIENCE PREFERRED

Please fax your resume to (936) 539-4758  Attn. Diane Pyles
OR email to info@montgomerycountyha.org

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7/12/21
The Nelrod Company
Management Analyst
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Nelrod Company is accepting applications for a Management Analyst position. The Management Analyst position is responsible for assisting the Vice President & Technical Operations Director and may receive assignments from the President/CEO in the day-to-day Technical Operations of the Company. Duties include technical writing, research, technical assistance, training, on-site assignments with Public Housing Agencies, development and marketing and other duties as assigned. Applicants must have knowledge of HUD regulations pertaining to low income housing (i.e. Section 8, Public Housing, RAD, LIHTC, etc.). Applicants must be a self-starter, use sound judgment and have excellent public relations skills.

To apply, please visit https://the-nelrod-company.breezy.hr/

Salary will be based on qualifications. Benefits are provided.

The Nelrod Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more details, go here.

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7/2/21
Mount Vernon Housing Authority
Executive Director
Cutoff:  July 29, 2021

The City of Mount Vernon Housing Authority is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. The successful applicant will have knowledge of HUD regulations pertaining to low to moderate income housing. Applicant must be a self-starter, use sound judgment, have excellent public relations skills and be able to read and write professional correspondence. Applicant must be computer literate, use e-mail and be able to transmit HUD forms electronically. Applicant will be responsible for 57 apartments for low to moderate income families and individuals. Applicant must be honest and dependable.

The Mount Vernon Housing Authority is a drug free workplace. All applicants will be subject to criminal history background checks.

Applications can be picked up at the Mount Vernon Housing Authority office located at 944 South Kaufman Street, Mount Vernon, Texas 75457, Monday through Thursdays. Applications will be accepted through July 29th, 2021 or until a sufficient pool of applicants has been developed.

Salary will be based on qualifications. Excellent benefits provided.

The City of Mount Vernon Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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6/23/21
Waco Housing Authority
Construction Coordinator
Cutoff:  Until Filled

The Construction Coordinator position starts off at $26.18/hr. and the schedule is Monday-Thursday 7:30 am-6:30 pm.  For more details, go here.

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6/23/21
Houston Housing Authority

Job Title: Housing Specialist
Cutoff: Until Filled

The Houston Housing Authority is accepting applications for the position of Housing Specialist. The duties of this position include a wide range of activities related to determining and documenting participant eligibility, income, rent and contractual relationships with owners in support of the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) operations. The Housing Specialist may perform admissions, re-certifications, interim adjustments, rent increases and deal with both participant and landlord problems.

High school diploma or equivalent required with Three (3) years of experience in public housing, Housing Choice Voucher Program, case management, apartment management, HCVP Call Center, or calculation experience, i.e. loan processing, tax preparation, or other basic accounting experience; or an equivalent combination of college course work and higher education (one (1) year of relevant experience is equivalent to one (1) year of relevant higher education and vice versa).

Salary:$ 34,900 Annually. Pay period – Biweekly.

Benefits: Pension, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Paid Time Off & Holidays, Flexible Working Schedule, Gym, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Assistance Program, Free Parking.

How to Apply:http://www.housingforhouston.com/careers.aspx

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6/23/21
Houston Housing Authority

Job Title: Senior Housing Specialist
Cutoff: Until Filled

The duties of this position include a wide range of activities related to determining and documenting participant eligibility, income, rent and contractual relationships with owners in support of the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) operations. The Senior Housing Specialist has experience with meeting the established quality and productivity standards necessary to successfully manage a caseload in the Housing Choice Voucher program. Senior Housing Specialists may perform admissions, re-certifications, interim adjustments, rent increases and deal with both participant and landlord problems.

High school diploma or equivalent required with Three (3) years of experience in public housing, Housing Choice Voucher Program, case management, apartment management, HCVP Call Center, or an equivalent combination of college course work and higher education (one (1) year of relevant experience is equivalent to one (1) year of relevant higher education and vice versa).

Salary:$43,200.00 – $64,600.00 per year. Pay period – Biweekly.

Benefits: Pension, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Paid Time Off & Holidays, Flexible Working Schedule, Gym, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Assistance Program, Free Parking.

How to Apply:http://www.housingforhouston.com/careers.aspx

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6/23/21
Bexar County Housing Authority
AHP/Tax Credit Assistant Manager
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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6/23/21
Bexar County Housing Authority
Construction Project Manager
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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6/23/21
Travis County Housing Authority
Deputy Executive Director 
Cutoff:  Until Filled

For details, go here.

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