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.

King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Jul 30, 2021
Full time
KCHA is currently recruiting for a talented Senior Applications Developer to join the Information Technology department located in Tukwila, Washington.   The Senior Applications Developer will be responsible for technical and managerial work providing expertise and leadership to build and support solutions to support KCHA’s business strategy.  This work is conducted by leading the software infrastructure architecture and creating and maintaining the applications roadmap for the organization; designing, developing and implementing appropriate solutions; overseeing file discovery to build and support solutions with primary functions including assigning responsibilities to Applications Developer and Applications Development Specialist.     Additional responsibilities include: Workflow development; Working with consultants and vendors to deliver business value and user adoption of technologies in business processes; Performing quality assurance testing, migrating changes to...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Jul 30, 2021
Full time
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. Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Department is currently recruiting for a talented, detail oriented and conscientious candidate to fill the Housing Assistant role.  Responsibilities for all Housing Assistants include collecting, processing and verifying documentation for clients and stakeholders; contacting third party sources for verifications based on outlined criteria.  Additionally, the Housing Assistant will provide customer service and program support in-person, via email, and various...
King County Housing Authority Kent, WA, USA
Jul 30, 2021
Full time
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 recruiting to fill our Assistant Property Manager opportunity at our Birch Creek portfolio in Kent, Washington.  The individual selected for this role will perform a variety of administrative duties related to the management of the Birch Creek portfolio.  They will be responsible for ensuring that the property is operated in an efficient, cost effective manner while providing high quality, well maintained housing for the residents...
King County Housing Authority
Jul 30, 2021
Full time
This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by August 9, 2021 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 recruiting for an Accountant to join the Finance Department in Tukwila, Washington.  This role provides vital services to internal employees, program participants, outside investors, and a wide array of other stakeholders.  This position performs difficult technical work in the maintenance, analysis,...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
SALARY: $27.66 - $32.33 Hourly JOB SUMMARY: 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 provide exceptional customer service to a diverse population of internal and external stakeholders.    Resourceful and...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
SALARY: $20.78 - $23.90 Hourly JOB SUMMARY: 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. Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Department is currently recruiting for a talented, detail oriented and conscientious candidate to fill the Housing Assistant role.  Responsibilities for all Housing Assistants include collecting, processing and verifying documentation for clients and stakeholders; contacting third party sources for verifications based on outlined criteria.  Additionally, the Housing Assistant will provide customer service and...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
SALARY: $22.86 - $26.29 Hourly 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 Tukwila. 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.  Multiple positions may be filled through this process. The ideal candidate will be: Able to provide exceptional...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
SALARY: $25.15 - $28.92 Hourly JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by April 26, 2021 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...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
SALARY: $28.19 - $31.20 Hourly JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by April 29, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is a national leader in providing creative 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 change lives through housing. We are currently recruiting for an experienced and skilled maintenance professional to maintain, service and repair the housing units for our Firwood Circle portfolio for the Southeast Region. 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...
King County Housing Authority Tukwila, WA, USA
Nov 24, 2020
Full time
Salary  $105,876.31 - $141,609.56 Annually Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time JOB SUMMARY: King County Housing Authority, the largest affordable housing provider in the Pacific Northwest, is seeking the next leader for its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs.   As a key position on KCHA’s senior leadership team, the Director oversees KCHA’s largest housing division, administering rental subsidies for over 13,500 households. The Director works closely with a broad array of both internal and external stakeholders to address regional housing challenges. As a Moving to Work (MTW) Housing Authority, KCHA has significant flexibility in shaping HCV policies and procedures to achieve its goals.     The individual selected for this role will, under the supervision of the Deputy Executive Director for Housing Assistance Programs, oversee KCHA’s Housing Choice Voucher Programs, developing goals and objectives, monitoring progress, setting budgets,...