Job Openings

Join our talented, fun and hard-working team of professionals!  The Housing Authority fosters a collaborative and respectful work environment where every team member plays a significant role in working together to further our mission of providing safe, decent and quality affordable housing to individuals with limited incomes in our community.  We offer opportunities for advancement and professional growth and meaningful work that positively impacts our Santa Barbara community and its residents.

Office Assistant – Bilingual

HACSB has an excellent opportunity available for a full-time Office Assistant – Bilingual in our Housing Management Department. Under general supervision, the Office Assistant will be responsible for the agency’s front desk function including promptly and courteously answering our extremely busy switchboard, greeting and assisting visitors and the public, informing the public about our various housing programs and procedures and performing a variety of general office duties in support of agency goals and objectives.   Successful performance of work requires the frequent use of tact, discretion, and independent judgement, knowledge of departmental activities and extensive public contact.

Position open until filled.

For more information and to apply, click here.

For more information regarding employment opportunities, contact Human Resources Manager, Tiffany Carter at

Internship Opportunities

The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara helps low-income Santa Barbara residents achieve self-sufficiency by providing employment and job opportunities through its Intern Training Program. For consideration for an internship, individuals must meet one of the following Section 3 criteria:

  • Participate in Housing Authority, housing assistance programs; or
  • Be a low-income resident of Santa Barbara


  • Support Housing Authority Programs & Services
  • Gain valuable work experience and skills
  • Network with collaborative agencies
  • Receive paid on-the-job training

For more information regarding the intern training program, contact Alice Villarreal Redit: 
(805) 897-1036

Intern Training Program Flyer

Intern Application Packet