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Careers At BHA

Welcome to Burlington Housing Authority's Career Page.   

Our employees strive to make a difference in people’s lives in our community, whether by working directly with our residents, managing our properties or giving administrative support.

We offer competitive pay commensurate with experience. Our excellent benefit package includes health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, and a retirement plan. We also offer a generous paid time off policy.

Join our dedicated and passionate team!

 Career Opportunities: 

Property Manager

Burlington Housing Authority (BHA) is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Property Manager to serve as a critical member of our property management team. This position will provide oversight of day-to-day operations to ensure long-term viability of the properties assigned within BHA’s property portfolio. This position requires independent judgment, timely management of deadlines as well as discretion in carrying out responsibilities.

The primary responsibility of this position is to ensure established property standards are achieved; maintain occupancy at acceptable levels; perform apartment move-in and move-out inspections; review delinquent accounts; conduct regular physical site inspections; review monthly financial statements; ensure that all properties are operating within standards of compliance and maintain effective and positive resident and community relations.

The ideal candidate should have an associate degree or equivalent and at least two years of experience in property management. Experience in affordable housing would be preferable. Must possess outstanding organizational skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. Must be adept at fostering positive and collaborative relationships with staff, residents, vendors and community agencies alike and be sensitive to the needs of low-income households, elderly and disabled individuals.

BHA offers a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and an excellent benefit package.

If you are interested in this opportunity please send a cover letter and resume by Friday, December 20, 2019.

Director of Rental Assistance

Burlington Housing Authority (BHA) is seeking an experience leader to serve as the Director of Rental Assistance Programs. This position manages the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) project-based and tenant-based rental assistance, rental assistance demonstration (RAD), and Family Self-Sufficiency programs. This role provides leadership, direction, management and oversight for a team of highly skilled professionals to ensure efficient and effective program administration, and compliance with HUD program regulations.

To continue BHA's success in promoting innovative solutions that address housing instability challenges facing extremely low-income families and individuals, we are seeking candidates who have experience in HUD rental assistance program compliance, budget development, grant management, staff development and supervision, community partnership engagement, and housing authority operations. Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills (verbal and written) are also essential.

Candidates for this position must possess a bachelor’s degree, preferably in Public Administration, Business or related human services field. It is also expected that candidates for this position have a minimum of five years of experience in the administration of assisted housing programs and sensitivity to the needs of elderly, disabled and very low-income households.

BHA offers a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and an excellent benefit package.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a cover letter and resume by Friday, December 20, 2019

If you are interested in an opportunity at BHA please send your cover letter and resume to the following:


Human Resources
Burlington Housing Authority 
65 Main Street 
Burlington, VT 05401

Burlington Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

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