Housing Manager – Lexington, KY

Vital supervisory position managing operations of a portfolio consisting of Public Housing, Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC), Project-Based Voucher (PBV), and market-rate housing units for the Lexington Housing Authority (LHA). Position duties consist of supervision of clerical, supportive services and maintenance staff. Responsible for assuring excellence in tenant service in rental application, orientation and re-certification processes. Supervises the completion of all rental unit inspections, preparation of required weekly, monthly and annual reports to appropriate departments and outside agencies. Must track revenue and costs associated with their management office and all housing properties within their Housing Management Team’s portfolio, and make monthly report presentations to the governing Board of Commissioners. Candidate chosen will possess leadership and training skills, with general statistical and bookkeeping knowledge. Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with their staff, co-workers, officials, suppliers, residents, and the public.


A bachelor’s degree in business, public administration or social sciences and five (5) years related Public Housing, LIHTC and PBV management experience in supervising three (3) or more employees preferred. An equivalent combination of education, training and housing management experience may be considered. A Public Housing Manager Certification will be required to be obtained within one (1) year of date of hire.


Salary range starts at $48,000.00 in addition to a generous benefits and retirement package. Only applications obtained through the LHA will be considered and will be accepted at the LHA Central Office or may be sent to Lhaemploy@lexha.org, through Monday, September 24, 2018. Printable applications can be found on the LHA website, and resumes are NOT a substitute for applications. A pre-employment physical, drug screening and background check is required.


Lexington Housing Authority
300 W. New Circle Road
Lexington, KY 40505
(859) 281-5061

Updated: September 27, 2018 — 5:15 pm