King County Housing Authority

Since its establishment in 1939, KCHA has played a key role in providing affordable housing options for residents of the metro-politan region surrounding Seattle. Through partnerships with local communities and nonprofit organizations, KCHA delivers affordable housing and related support services such as education, job training and social services to more than 55,000 local residents who earn less than the county median income. Head-quartered in Tukwila, WA, it has 370 employees. KCHA is an independent municipal corporation established under state law, assists more than 18,000 households in the Seattle metropolitan region on a daily basis. A mission-driven organization, we administer rental housing and work closely with community stakeholders to address local priorities such as ending homelessness, improving educational outcomes for the region's low-income youth and assuring that disabled and elderly households can live with dignity. We are a high performing group and we are glad to provide creative and self-directed individuals with a variety of future opportunities. Our mission: KCHA is a national leader in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is: That all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. We transform lives through housing.

Feb 08, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Hybrid (Tukwila, WA, USA)
Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 21st, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a talented Business Systems Analyst - Yardi to join the Information Technology department located in Tukwila, Washington.  This is a new opportunity as the Agency begins the process to migrate/transition to a new Property Management Software, Yardi, in the upcoming year.   This Business Systems Analyst - Yardi will perform intermediate skilled technical work coordinating and assisting in the design, development, and implementation of business systems supporting core organizational functions and business processes for Agency departments using Yardi; troubleshooting system technical issues and providing solutions.   Additionally, the successful incumbent will serve as a lead in determining need and requirements for business system projects, meeting with stakeholders to...
Feb 03, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Hybrid (Shoreline, WA, USA)
Job Summary King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization is a high performing nationally recognized leader in affordable housing. KCHA is a national leader in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.     We transform lives through housing. We are recruiting for a talented, detail oriented, and customer service focused Housing Specialist, based in Shoreline. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys a diversity of customers, and is committed to the highest standards in public service.  The ideal candidate will be: Able to work independently and maintain responsibility for a variety of routine and complex clerical activities....
Feb 03, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 22, 2023, at 4:30 p.m. King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is currently recruiting for a seasoned Single-Family Energy Auditor to fill a position at our central campus in Tukwila, Washington.     KCHA administers the Low-Income Weatherization Assistance Program (LIWAP) in King County outside of Seattle. This program receives funding from the State Department of Commerce and Puget Sound Energy. The individual selected for this role will support this program and will perform technical work in energy auditing and construction oversight for energy conservation projects in single family properties. Projects may sometimes include multi-family and mobile homes. Projects may be owned by private individuals, non-profit organizations, KCHA, or other housing authorities. Properties that receive assistance must house income eligible residents....
Feb 03, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Hybrid (Tukwila, WA, USA)
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 15, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.  The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is a national leader in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals. We transform lives through housing.   We are recruiting for a talented, detail oriented, and customer service focused Senior Housing Specialist based in Tukwila, WA. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys working with diverse customers, and is committed to the highest standards in public service. Multiple positions may be filled through this process.  The ideal candidate will be:  Able to...
Feb 03, 2023
Intern
King County Housing Authority Burien, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 15, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.      King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high performing nationally recognized leader in affordable housing. KCHA provides innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper.  Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing.  KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.  We transform lives through housing. The Customer Service Support Internship is an ideal opportunity for a Housing Authority resident, student or recent graduate that has a passion for social work and providing support in the public sector.  This internship will offer an opportunity to acquire hands-on experience by supporting diverse populations through...
Feb 03, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Auburn, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 15, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is currently recruiting for a conscientious and dedicated Landscaper/Cleaner for our Burndale portfolio located in and near beautiful downtown Auburn, WA. Close access to freeways and local transit makes this a convenient location for commuting. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for performing manual work cleaning and maintaining residential facilities and grounds. The work involves a variety of indoor and outdoor tasks such as cutting grass, general landscaping and cleaning vacant units and common areas. Additionally, the Landscaper/Cleaner will be responsible for gutter and roof cleaning and pressure washing. The Landscaper/Cleaner will also learn and assist in a variety of semi-skilled tasks involved with general maintenance of housing units....
Jan 27, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 9, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high-performing, nationally recognized leader in affordable housing and in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper.  Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the County, and annually the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.   We transform lives through housing. We are recruiting to fill a Housing Quality Standard (HQS) Inspector position, based in Tukwila, Washington. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys a diversity of customers, and is committed to the highest standards in public service. This position is dedicated to ensuring...
Jan 27, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Shoreline, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 9, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.      The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is a national leader in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest landlord in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.   We transform lives through housing.   We are currently recruiting for an experienced and skilled maintenance professional to maintain, service and repair the housing units for our Briarwood portfolio in Shoreline, WA.   KCHA has a reputation for excellence in affordable housing and the successful candidate will ensure that the portfolio is kept in outstanding condition through regular preventative maintenance as well as general grounds maintenance....
Jan 26, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Redmond, WA, USA
Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 8, 2023.     The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is a national leader in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest landlord in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.   We transform lives through housing.     This is journey level electrical work primarily upgrading and repairing individual apartment units in a variety of residential housing including mid-rise (3-5 stories), townhome and single-family homes. Work is on a renovation team of tradesmen refurbishing apartment units to “like new” condition. Electrical work includes rewiring circuits and panel upgrades to support arc fault breakers, GFI circuits, cove type heaters, inter-connected...
Jan 26, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Burien, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 7, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.   Are you looking for more than just a job? Looking for an opportunity to be passionate about what you do while providing resources to your community? Do you have great attention to detail and enjoy providing exceptional customer service? And are you someone that thrives in a fast-paced environment? If so, this position may be for you!    King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a dedicated mission driven individual to fill our Assistant Property Manager position to support our Seola Gardens portfolio in North Burien, Washington.     The Assistant Property Manager will perform a variety of administrative duties related to the management of the Seola Gardens portfolio. They will be responsible for ensuring that the property is operated in an efficient, cost-effective manner while providing high-quality,...
Jan 26, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 10, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    The Opportunity Do you want to contribute to sound data management, data sharing, and applied research aimed at improving the lives of low-income residents in King County and beyond? Are you motivated to join a team guided by social equity and steering positive change?   The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is recruiting for a Data Manager to join its Research and Evaluation (R&E) team. As part of the broader Social Impact Department at KCHA, the R&E team works in close coordination with KCHA’s program and policy teams to deepen our understanding of access and outcomes by conducting research, program evaluation, and data analysis. This position, reporting to the Director of Impact & Evaluation, will play a critical role in advancing the quality and security of administrative data, initiating new data...
Jan 26, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Shoreline, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 7, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.        About King County Housing Authority King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high-performing, nationally recognized leader in affordable housing and in providing innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the County, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.   We transform lives through housing.   We are currently hiring for a Floating Assistant Property Manager that will have an opportunity to work in various satellite offices throughout the North Region.    The North region is composed of various portfolios that are each managed by a property manager and support...
Jan 17, 2023
Intern
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.  King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high performing nationally recognized leader in affordable housing. KCHA provides innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.  We transform lives through housing. The Customer Service Support internship is an ideal opportunity for a Housing Authority resident, student or recent graduate that has a passion for social work and providing support to the participants in KCHA's Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. This internship will offer an opportunity to acquire hands-on experience by...
Jan 17, 2023
Intern
King County Housing Authority Kent, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 24, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high performing nationally recognized leader in affordable housing. KCHA provides innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper. Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing. KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.  We transform lives through housing. We are currently recruiting for a Customer Service Support Intern to provide office and clerical support at our Valli Kee portfolio in Kent.  The Customer Service Support internship is an ideal opportunity for a Housing Authority resident, student or recent graduate that has a passion for social work and providing support in the...
Jan 17, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Kent, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 26, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is currently recruiting for a conscientious and dedicated Landscaper/Cleaner for our Valli Kee portfolio located in the heart of downtown Kent, WA. Close access to freeways and local transit makes this a convenient location for commuting. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for performing manual work cleaning and maintaining residential facilities and grounds. The work involves a variety of indoor and outdoor tasks such as cutting grass, general landscaping and cleaning vacant units and common areas. Additionally, the Landscaper/Cleaner will be responsible for gutter and roof cleaning and pressure washing. The Landscaper/Cleaner will also learn and assist in a variety of semi-skilled tasks involved with general maintenance of housing units.     The...
Jan 17, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Kirkland, WA, USA
Job Summary Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 26, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.  Are you looking for more than just a job? Looking for an opportunity to be passionate about what you do while providing resources to your community? Do you have great attention to detail and enjoy providing exceptional customer service? And are you someone that thrives in a fast-paced environment? If so, this position may be for you! King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a dedicated mission driven individual to fill our Property Specialist position to support our Juanita Court portfolio in Kirkland, Washington.   The Property Specialist is a key role in the housing program. We are looking for an individual that enjoys working with people, can multi-task and will thrive in a role performed onsite at the housing properties. The work will include a variety of assignments including working with...
Jan 07, 2023
Intern
King County Housing Authority Auburn, WA, USA
SALARY: $17.48 - $20.97 Hourly CLOSING DATE:  Continuous HOW TO APPLY: Customer Service Support Intern (Part-Time, Temporary) - Firwood Circle (Auburn) JOB SUMMARY: Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 18, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.  King County Housing Authority (KCHA), an independent municipal organization, is a high performing nationally recognized leader in affordable housing. KCHA provides innovative and effective housing solutions so that people and communities can prosper.  Our vision is that all residents of King County have quality affordable housing.  KCHA is the largest housing provider in the county, and annually, the agency serves over 55,000 low-income individuals.   We transform lives through housing.   We are currently recruiting for a Customer Service Support Intern to provide office...
Jan 07, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Burien, WA, USA
SALARY: $27.00 - $33.07 Hourly CLOSING DATE:  Continuous HOW TO APPLY: Property Specialist - Seola Gardens (North Burien) JOB SUMMARY: Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 18, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.  Are you looking for more than just a job? Looking for an opportunity to be passionate about what you do while providing resources to your community? Do you have great attention to detail and enjoy providing exceptional customer service? And are you someone that thrives in a fast-paced environment? If so, this position may be for you! King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a dedicated mission driven individual to fill our Property Specialist position to support our Seola Gardens portfolio in North Burien.   The Property Specialist is a key role in the housing program. We are looking for an...
Jan 07, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Redmond, WA, USA
SALARY: $27.00 - $33.07 Hourly CLOSING DATE:  Continuous HOW TO APPLY: Property Specialist - Patricia Harris (Redmond)   JOB SUMMARY: Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 18, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.    Are you looking for more than just a job? Looking for an opportunity to be passionate about what you do while providing resources to your community? Do you have great attention to detail and enjoy providing exceptional customer service? And are you someone that thrives in a fast-paced environment? If so, this position may be for you!   King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a dedicated mission driven individual to fill our Property Specialist position to support our Patricia Harris portfolio in Redmond, Washington. The successful candidate will be providing customer service and...
Jan 07, 2023
Full time
King County Housing Authority Auburn, WA, USA
SALARY: $23.57 - $25.50 Hourly CLOSING DATE:  Continuous HOW TO APPLY: Landscaper/Cleaner - Firwood Circle (Auburn) JOB SUMMARY: Please note this position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by January 18, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.    King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is currently recruiting for a conscientious and dedicated Landscaper/Cleaner for our Firwood Circle portfolio located in and near beautiful downtown Auburn, WA. Close access to freeways and local transit makes this a convenient location for commuting. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for performing manual work cleaning and maintaining residential facilities and grounds. The work involves a variety of indoor and outdoor tasks such as cutting grass, general landscaping and cleaning vacant units and common areas. Additionally, the Landscaper/Cleaner will...