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Job Title: 

Chief Operating Officer (Property Management & Maintenance Services Branch Chief)

Hawaii Public Housing Authority
Job Location: 
Honolulu, HI
Full Job Description: 

The Hawaii Public Housing Authority (HPHA) is seeking a highly motivated, innovative and

qualified individual that welcomes challenges, to be its Property Management and Maintenance

Services Branch Chief. The successful candidate will manage 6000+ statewide federal state

properties; develops and/or revises and implements policies and procedures, rules and

regulations which govern the operation of housing management programs in compliance with

applicable statutes and procedures for program enhancement. In addition, this position will be

responsible for the creation and management of partnerships with community organizations,

programs to promote economic opportunity and management practices to ensure the viability of

our properties.


Minimum Qualification Requirements:


Required Licenses, Certificates, Etc.: Valid Class 3, Hawaii State Driver License or equivalent.


Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a bachelor’s

degree in business administration, public administration, social sciences, or closely related field.

Substitution: In lieu of education, work experience may be substituted. For work experience to

qualify in lieu of education, the applicant’s overall applicable work experience must have a

similar scope and responsibility as to conclusively demonstrate that he/she has the ability to

perform the duties and responsibilities for which he/she is being considered; e.g. must possess

the knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Supervisory Experience: Five (5) years of supervisory experience which includes: 1) planning

and directing the work of others; 2) assigning and reviewing their work; 3) advising them of

difficult problem areas, and 4) training and development of employees.


Preferred and Specialized Experience: Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in

the areas of property management, Department of Housing Urban Development (HUD) Rental

Assistance experience, asset management budgeting, and fiscal/financial management.


Note: These aforementioned positions are exempt non-civil service and are on continuous recruitment until filled. HPHA is an equal opportunity employer.  We offer competitive compensation package with added benefits with the State of Hawaii.  Salary range is commensurate with training and experience.


To Apply: 

For consideration, you may submit a cover letter, a completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment HRD 278 (see link below), and a detailed resume to:

Hawaii Public Housing Authority

Human Resources Office – Building J

1002 N. School Street

Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

Email: hphajobs@hawaii.gov | Fax: (808) 832-5979


The State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, HRD 278 may be accessed online at http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/application-for-non-civil-service-appointment/



For a list of other positions please visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hawaii and apply online.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Posting Expiration Date: 
Monday, April 12, 2021

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