King County Housing Authority

Stephen Norman, Executive Director
600 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA
(206) 574-1100
(206) 574-1104
MTW Agency

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 2739
Vouchers 10637
Total Units 13376

Latest News

6.9.21 Members Making News
From KUOW Public Radio: On a sunny Saturday morning, a dozen moms and dads sat around tables in a White Center elementary school library, looking at a PowerPoint slide of a little boy pouring syrup on his pancakes. "What do you think would happen if I said nothing at all? How much would he put on...
4.7.21 Members Making News
From the City of Shoreline, WA's press release: On April 1, Lake City Partners will begin providing services at the North King County Enhanced Shelter in Shoreline. Located in the former Oaks Nursing Home located at 16357 Aurora Avenue N, the Enhanced Shelter will provide 24/7 shelter...
3.10.21 Members Making News
In TIME’s February 18 article “Millions of Tenants Behind on Rent, Small Landlords Struggling, Eviction Moratoriums Expiring Soon: Inside the Next Housing Crisis,” writer Abby Vesoulis  outlines the looming housing crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic’s ...
2.10.21 Members Making News
Affordable Housing Finance interviewed CLPHA Board President and King County Housing Authority Executive Director Stephen Norman for its Pop Quiz segment this month. Mr. Norman discussed his career pathway in public and affordable housing, how KCHA is transforming its portfolio...
1.13.21 Members Making News
From the Seattle Times: Amazon will direct $2 billion in loans and grants to secure affordable housing near three American cities where the company employs thousands of workers, the tech giant announced Wednesday. In a first step in the Puget Sound region, Amazon is promising $185.5 million,...
12.16.20 Members Making News
From Next City: People who are released from incarceration face unique challenges to participating in society. Returning citizens have no job, little money, and no permanent place to live upon their release. They are sometimes barred from receiving public benefits or accessing public housing....
10.21.20 Members Making News
As Kent, Wash. public schools opened virtually in September due to the COVID-19 pandemic, local families faced the complicated problems parents across the country are navigating: how to facilitate remote schooling for their children while working remotely themselves, or finding supervision for...
7.9.20 Members Making News
In mid-June the King County Housing Authority issued $140 million in tax-exempt housing revenue bonds to provide permanent financing for the acquisition of Hampton Greens, a 326-unit workforce housing complex in Bellevue, Wash., and to assume...
3.4.20 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
On February 27, HUD announced $36 million in funding awards to public housing authorities and other grantees through the agency’s Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency-Service Coordinators program (ROSS-SC). The awards will allow grantees to hire or retain service coordinators who help...
1.22.20 Members Making News
From Smart Cities Dive: Microsoft says there was a deficit of about 316,000 middle- and low-income affordable housing units in the Puget Sound area last year, which was an increase from the 2018 gap of 305,000 units.  "The problem is straightforward: Our community isn’t building...

Job Openings

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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...
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Posted on 6.16.21
Applications due by 6.29.21
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...
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Posted on 6.16.21
Applications due by 6.30.21
JOB SUMMARY: 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...
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Posted on 6.16.21
Applications due by 6.29.21
King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a Sustainability/Resource Conservation Intern. The successful candidate will support KCHA's efforts to improve recycling, composting, decreasing garbage and recycling contamination.  Additionally, the Intern will be assisting in energy meter...
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Posted on 6.16.21
Applications due by 6.28.21
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...
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Posted on 6.14.21
Applications due by 6.24.21
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...
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Posted on 6.14.21
Applications due by 6.24.21
This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by June 24, 2021 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...
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Posted on 6.14.21
Applications due by 6.24.21
This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by June 24, 2021 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...
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Posted on 6.14.21
Applications due by 6.24.21
JOB SUMMARY: King County Housing Authority, the largest affordable housing provider in the Pacific Northwest, is seeking an Associate Director for its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs. The Associate Director will support KCHA’s largest housing division, administering rental subsidies for over...
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Posted on 6.11.21
Applications due by 8.13.21
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...
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Posted on 5.20.21
Applications due by 6.7.21
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...
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Posted on 5.20.21
Applications due by 6.3.21
As one of the most highly regarded housing authorities in the United States, and the largest provider of affordable housing in the Pacific Northwest, KCHA continues to do excellent work toward achieving our vision. Reaching for such an important goal means that we must have mission focused leaders...
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Posted on 5.20.21
Applications due by 7.2.21
Are you excited by the opportunity to manage simple to complex projects, programs, and initiatives in the Housing Choice Voucher Program.  Do you have a passion for using data to inform both process improvement efforts and program design within a large Housing Authority?  Are you ready to...
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Posted on 5.20.21
Applications due by 6.3.21
JOB SUMMARY: We are currently recruiting for a seasoned Construction Coordinator to fill a position at our central campus in Tukwila, WA.  We are looking for someone who understands and is capable of preparing plans, specifications and cost estimates for new construction, renovations, and...
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Posted on 5.3.21
SALARY: $143,500.00 - $209,145.00 Annually   OPENING DATE: 01/14/21   CLOSING DATE: Continuous   JOB SUMMARY: The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) seeks an experienced, creative, future-focused innovator as its next Deputy Executive Director of Housing Assistance Programs (the DED)....
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Posted on 1.19.21
Wellness Coordinator (Long-Term Temporary) Salary  $31.22 - $36.48 Hourly Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Long-term Temporary (more than 6 months) Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by September 30, 2020 at 4:30 p....
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Posted on 9.17.20
Applications due by 9.30.20
Administrative Assistant Salary  $22.43 - $25.80 Hourly Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Job Summary We are recruiting for a talented, detail oriented, and customer service focused Administrative Assistant, based in Tukwila. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who...
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Posted on 9.16.20
Applications due by 9.30.20
Housing Assistant Salary  $20.39 - $23.45 Hourly Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Closing 10/1/2020 4:30 PM Pacific Job Summary Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Department is currently recruiting for a talented, detail oriented and conscientious candidate to fill the...
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Posted on 9.16.20
Applications due by 10.1.20
Job Type Regular Full-Time Division ADMINISTRATION Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by September 18, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. The Department The Finance Department provides vital services to internal employees, program...
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Posted on 9.10.20
Applications due by 12.31.20
Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Job Summary 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...
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Posted on 9.9.20
Applications due by 12.31.20
Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Long-term Temporary (more than 6 months) Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by September 14, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. The Department of Human Resources is currently recruiting a highly skilled...
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Posted on 9.1.20
Salary  $74,669.18 - $100,000.00 Annually Location  Tukwila, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Closing Continuous Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received as soon as possible. KCHA is currently recruiting for a talented...
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Posted on 8.31.20
Applications due by 12.31.20
The King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is issuing a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified executive search firms to provide services to KCHA as it seeks to fill Executive level positions at the housing authority. KCHA currently has two executive-level positions open. One is the...
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Posted on 8.25.20
Applications due by 9.18.20
  Are you passionate about the environment?  Interested in making an impact?  Have a passion and experience for energy conservation and sustainability?  Then this opportunity may be for you. Join us!  Make an Impact! The Environmental Sustainability Manager will lead the development of new and...
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Posted on 8.14.20
Property Managers (Two Positions) - College Place (Bellevue) & Patricia Harris (Redmond) Salary  $64,929.72 - $75,886.61 Annually Location  Bellevue & Redmond, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Job Summary This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications...
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Posted on 8.14.20
Applications due by 12.31.20
Property Specialist - Kent Salary  $22.43 - $25.80 Hourly Location  Kent, WA Job Type Regular Full-Time Job Summary 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...
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Posted on 8.14.20
Applications due by 8.25.20
Job Summary King County Housing Authority is currently recruiting for a Senior Property Manager at our Birch Creek portfolio in Kent, Washington. KCHA is looking for a self-starting leader to continue to manage, motivate and build teamwork within the Birch Creek portfolio.  The individual selected...
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Posted on 8.14.20
Applications due by 8.25.20
Location  Kent, WA Job Type Internship Division HOUSING MANAGEMENT   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...
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Posted on 8.11.20
Applications due by 8.25.20

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