Santa Clara County Housing Authority

Affordable Housing Development Project Manager (19823381)

Economic Development
South Bay
Until filled
$101,952.26-$136,625.78 Annually

Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


505 West Julian Street San Jose, 95110


As one of the largest providers of affordable housing in the Bay Area and a designated Moving To Work (MTW) agency, the award-winning Santa Clara County Housing Authority (SCCHA) is seeking talented individuals looking to make a difference in Silicon Valley. SCCHA is an independent local government agency that administers the federal Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) program for approximately 19,000 households and manages more than 2,000 units of affordable housing in Santa Clara County.


If you are looking to help solve one of the most significant problems in the Bay Area and want to be part of a collaborative, innovative organization dedicated to building a better Silicon Valley, then apply today!




Ideal Candidate

Under general direction, plans, schedules, assigns, and reviews the work of professional consultants and support staff assigned to manage the Santa Clara County Housing Authority’s (Agency) affordable housing development and rehabilitation projects through their entire lifecycle, including developing the scope of work, acquiring the funding necessary for assigned projects, construction management and inspection, and transfer of completed project to owner/asset management; performs related work as required.


This is the full supervisory-level classification in the professional project manager series.  Incumbents in this classification are responsible for managing the Agency’s complex and technical affordable housing development and rehabilitation projects.  Incumbents plan, develop, and implement a variety of projects in accordance with Agency rules and regulations, as well as Federal and State housing program requirements.  Incumbents are assigned to complex, rigorous, and sensitive housing development and financing projects, and are expected to effectively perform their duties with minimum guidance and direction.  Responsibilities include performing diverse and specialized work involving significant accountability and decision-making responsibility, and involve frequent contact with the public.  This class is distinguished from the Senior Project Manager classification in that the latter, provides day-to-day oversight and review of assigned housing development projects and programs, short and long term planning, administration of department policies and procedures, participates in the development and management of the department budget, and inter-department coordination.




We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, flexible spending accounts, deferred compensation, retirement, educational tuition reimbursement, and more. In addition, we operate on a 9/80 work schedule where employees have a paid day off every other Friday. (Monday through Thursday is a nine (9) hour day and the Friday that is worked is an eight (8) hour day).

Special Instructions


Interested applicants must complete a standard application form. Applications and resumes may be submitted via our website at For assistance: please contact the Human Resources Department at (408) 993-2934.


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