Job Openings

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

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. We currently have the following opportunities available:

Resident Programs Specialist

Exciting opportunity available for a full-time Resident Programs Specialist in our Resident Services Department. We are seeking a passionate and innovative individual that enjoys helping others to join our respected team of professionals. Under general supervision, coordinates, administers and develops activities, events and services for a broad range of programs that serve a wide range of Housing Authority residents and clients including youth, families and seniors.

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Building and Facilities Maintenance Worker

Under general supervision, performs unskilled to semi-skilled repair and maintenance of residential buildings including carpentry, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, and other related structural systems; inspects and identifies outstanding maintenance issues for repair; assists with special projects; operates a variety of manual and power tools; and performs related duties, as assigned.

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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, contact Alice Villarreal Redit: 
(805) 897-1036

Intern Training Program Flyer

Intern Application Packet