Employment Opportunities

Office Specialist
Seeking individual who can prioritize work in a fast-paced environment while also performing administrative support; processing maintenance work orders, general office work as well as greeting clients at a housing management site. Assists staff members and manager in research on computer, reviewing applicant information, copying, faxing and preparing mailing materials. High school diploma with two years of clerical experience and past work with Excel and Microsoft Word required. Experience in a busy office environment working with the public in assisted housing programs a plus. We seek an organized individual for this full-time position. Beginning salary is $26,000 annually with an excellent benefit package.

Only applications obtained through the LHA will be considered and will be accepted at the LHA Central Office through Friday, August 24, 2018. A printable application can be found below and resumes are not a substitute for applications. Completed applications may be sent to Lhaemploy@lexha.org, or submitted at our business address below. A pre-employment physical, drug screening and background check is required.

Housing Choice Voucher Specialist
Position opening for an independent, organized and customer service-oriented individual who will work to certify new and existing clients in busy local housing program. The ideal candidate will possess analytical and moderately complex clerical skills. Responsible for providing support to management and other staff members. The ability to work effectively with the public and landlords in determining eligibility for programs is required. Candidate should have a proven record of dealing courteously and tactfully with many kinds of people. Experience in Microsoft Word and Excel is required. A knowledge of, or ability to learn assisted housing programs is preferred. High school diploma required, with bachelor’s degree in business, or related field plus two years interviewing experience in position with a public agency preferred. Beginning salary is $32,000.00 with an excellent benefits package. 

Only applications obtained through the Housing Authority are considered and will be accepted at the Housing Authority Central Office, or may be sent to lhaemploy@lexha.org through Friday, August 24, 2018. A printable application can be found below. Resumes are not a substitute for applications. A pre-employment physical and drug screening may be required.

Lexington Housing Authority
300 W. New Circle Road
Lexington, KY 40505

An application is required f
or consideration for a possible interview for any open position.  Click here for a printable application. 

Due to the number of applications we receive, our practice is to contact only the most qualified applicants during the hiring process. We do not maintain employment applications for other positions that may become vacant at a later time.