Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority

Charles Hillman, President & CEO
880 East 11th Avenue
Columbus, OH
(614) 421-6000
(614) 421-4516

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 368
Vouchers 14790
Total Units 15188

Latest News

5.4.22 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today its Board of Commissioners has approved more than $26.3 million in contract extensions with the nonprofit owners of four affordable housing communities in...
4.6.22 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: AmeriCorps has selected the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) as a new AmeriCorps VISTA (or Volunteers in Service to America) program partner to help combat poverty across Franklin County and offer job-training and...
4.6.22 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today it will move forward with plans to modernize the administration of its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, which has remained largely unchanged since its debut in...
4.6.22 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) Board of Commissioners has approved the creation of a new nonprofit organization that will serve as a public charity to help CMHA achieve its philanthropic goals. “The board’s...
2.23.22 Members Making News
CLPHA Board Member Charles Hillman was recently featured in Columbus CEO magazine, discussing his career and his work leading the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA). In the article, Hillman recounts his path to working in the public housing industry and outlines the many ways that CMHA...
1.12.22 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today a $10,000 donation to the Open Shelter to help support the nonprofit’s move from St. John’s Church in Columbus to a new, 10,000-square-foot facility at 1037...
1.12.22 Members Making News
From Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority CEO Charles Hillman's op-ed in The Columbus Dispatch: The Columbus Dispatch, in partnership with The Columbus Foundation, deserves praise for presenting the Columbus Conversation: "Can People Afford to Live Here?" on Dec. 14. The community forum...
12.15.21 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: Harriet’s Hope, a $13 million affordable housing community planned to open on the city’s west side, has received a $1 million federal grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) of Cincinnati’s Affordable Housing Program...
12.7.21 Statement
Honored to Be Only Housing Organization to Sign Commitment Letter (Washington, D.C.) December 7, 2021 — The Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) applauds the Biden-Harris Administration’s Maternal Health Call to Action ...
11.17.21 Members Making News
From The Columbus Dispatch: The former site of a rock music venue with a tragic history in Columbus' Northland neighborhood will soon get a major makeover.  The city of Columbus, along with the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA), state representatives and others, hosted...

Job Openings

Displaying 1 - 23 of 23 jobs
  Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
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Posted on 1.24.22
Applications due by 1.31.22
  Job Summary This position is responsible for Supervising and providing training and technical assistance to Resident Initiatives Coordinators on HUD and CMHA Family Self Sufficiency and Home Ownership policies and procedures. Manages all the duties associated with the Violence Against Women Act...
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Posted on 1.24.22
Applications due by 1.31.22
Job Summary Administers the FSS (Family Self-Sufficiency) and Homeownership programs. Provides participants with referrals for social services (e.g., parenting, employment, education, financial management, public assistance, nutrition, etc.). Responds courteously to calls, written requests, and e-...
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Posted on 1.24.22
Applications due by 1.31.22
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
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Posted on 1.21.22
Applications due by 1.28.22
  Job Summary Assists in the planning and development of various projects critical to CMHA’s strategic goals, such as acquiring new housing developments and developing concept plans for possible future projects. Financial analysis of potential acquisition targets through the development formas and...
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Posted on 1.21.22
Applications due by 1.28.22
Job Summary Assists in the planning and development of various projects critical to CMHA’s strategic goals, such as acquiring new housing developments and developing concept plans for possible future projects. Financial analysis of potential acquisition targets through the development forms and...
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Posted on 11.8.21
Applications due by 12.8.21
Job Summary Assists in the planning and development of various projects critical to CMHA’s strategic goals, such as acquiring new housing developments and developing concept plans for possible future projects. Financial analysis of potential acquisition targets through the development formas and...
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Posted on 9.30.21
Applications due by 10.7.21
Job Summary Provides various Housing Authority software support and training users on how to appropriately utilize their computer systems. Consulting with managers to determine what role the systems play in the business. Testing the systems on a regular basis to ensure quality and function,...
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Posted on 8.25.21
Applications due by 9.1.21
  Job Summary This position is responsible for interviewing, investigating, verifying eligibility, income, assets, deduction, and household composition of prospective applicants seeking housing with CMHA and CMHA clients to determine and process housing assistance subsidy. Processing rental...
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Posted on 8.16.21
Applications due by 8.23.21
  Job Summary Serves as receptionist for Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. Assists the Housing Authority by greeting visitors, answers’ incoming calls on a multi-line system, responsible for incoming and outgoing mail, and perform various clerical duties. The employee works with occasional...
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Posted on 8.13.21
Applications due by 8.20.21
Job Summary Under the President/C.E.O., the Chief Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer (CDEIO) leads the development and implementation of proactive diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives supporting the Agency's strategic plan to create a working environment where all have an opportunity...
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Posted on 6.30.21
Applications due by 7.7.21
Job Summary Manages and supervises performance, growth, and development of all assigned employees. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Works workflow and change through collaboration within the department and with adjacent departments to adapt to changing workflows and...
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Posted on 4.26.21
Applications due by 5.3.21
Job Summary Serves as receptionist for Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. Assists the Housing Authority by greeting visitors, answering incoming calls on a multi-line system, being responsible for incoming and outgoing mail, and performing various clerical duties. The employee works with...
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Posted on 4.6.21
Applications due by 4.13.21
Job Summary   This position is responsible for organizing and managing medium to large projects (including LIHTC) requirements that apply to the Finance Department. Review project’s Permanent File such as Operating Agreement, Management Agreement, Loan Agreement, and Pro Forma. Prepares monthly...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.25.21
Applications due by 4.2.21
Job Summary Works within the department and with other departments to monitor and ensure quality, customer service, and performance standards are met. Manages departmental and organization projects. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Maintain positive relationships with...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary This position is responsible for receiving and responding to landlord inquiries. Conduct landlord briefings and recruit services of prospective landlords. Coordinate outreach efforts, including: meeting with various interested parties to discuss the advantages of participating in CMHA's...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary This position is responsible for interviewing, investigating, verifying eligibility, income, assets, deduction and household composition of prospective applicants seeking housing with CMHA and CMHA clients to determine and process housing assistance subsidy. Processing rental subsidy...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary Manages and supervises performance, growth, and development of all assigned employees. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Works workflow and change through collaboration within the department and with adjacent departments to adapt to changing workflows and...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) helps people access affordable housing through collaborative partnerships to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.30.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.8.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.8.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.22.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) helps people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 12.30.20
Applications due by 1.31.21

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