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

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...
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...

Job Openings

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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 attention to detail and enjoy providing exceptional customer service?  And are you someone that thrives in a fast-...
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Posted on 4.9.21
Applications due by 4.26.21
JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by April 20, 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...
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Posted on 4.6.21
Applications due by 4.20.21
JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by April 12, 2020 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...
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Posted on 3.30.21
Applications due by 4.12.21
JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by April 7, 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...
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Posted on 3.30.21
Applications due by 4.30.21
JOB SUMMARY: 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...
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Posted on 3.30.21
Applications due by 4.30.21
JOB SUMMARY: The Central Application Center, located in Shoreline WA, is currently recruiting for talented, detail oriented and conscientious candidates to fill the Housing Assistant role.  The primary responsibilities for all Housing Assistants include collecting, processing and verifying...
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Posted on 3.22.21
Applications due by 4.1.21
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 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.25.21
JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be submitted by March 31, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.  The Senior Housing Program Manager in KCHA’s Homeless Housing Initiatives (HHI) department is a new opportunity for an experienced and talented...
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Posted on 3.12.21
Applications due by 3.31.21
JOB SUMMARY: This position is open until filled; however, to ensure consideration applications should be received by February 18, 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...
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Posted on 2.8.21
Applications due by 3.12.21
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
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,...
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Posted on 1.12.21
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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