Pittsburgh Housing Authority Jobs Forum

Company Description

The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh (HACP) is a municipal corporation, formed under the United States Housing Act of 1937, charged with providing decent, affordable housing for low-income persons.  The Authority is governed by a board of Directors, which establishes goals, approves policy and budgets, and provides general direction to the HACP Executive Staff.  HACP provides publicly assisted housing comprised of traditional public housing, scattered sites and Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8).  Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh currently houses more than 20,000 Pittsburghers, manages more than 4,000 public housing units, and provides oversight of an additional 900 mixed-finance units.  HACP’s purpose is to develop and make available affordable, safe housing and help families achieve the independence they strive for.  Find out more about the Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh.


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Discussion Topics


Pittsburgh Housing Authority Salaries and Benefits 

  1. What are the average starting salaries for positions at the Pittsburgh Housing Authority?
  2. Do they provide benefits and what are some of those benefits?
  3. Do you enjoy working for the Pierce County Housing Authority?

Pittsburgh Housing Authority Interview Preparation

  1. What types of questions should I prepare for when interviewing?
  2. Is the dress code professional attire or business casual?

Best Advice for Getting a Job at the Pittsburgh Housing Authority

  1. If you work at the housing authority how did you get your job?
  2. What advice can you provide to someone hoping to work at the Pittsburgh Housing Authority.

Education and Experience Requirements 

  1. What education requirements, or certifications does the housing authority like to see in an applicant.
  2. What type of experience is the authority looking for with regard to affordable housing programs.