New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Job Application & Careers

Follow the steps in the guide posted in the below section to learn how to navigate the NYCHA jobs page and search for current openings. Numerous type of positions are available with the organization at any given period of time.

  • About the Organization: NYCHA (New York City Housing Authority) is an organization that manages low to middle-income family housing projects within New York City. In addition to providing housing to low/middle-income residents, the organization also provides access to social/community services.

Apply Online

Step 1 Click here to go to the main NYCHA jobs page.

  • Note: Link opens in a new tab/window.

Step 2 – Scroll down the page and click the “NYC Careers” link to open the main job search page.


Step 3 – Select “Housing Authority” from the “Agency” drop-down list. Press the “Search” button to load the list of current openings.


Step 4 – The listings can be sorted by location, career level, job category, or status (full/part-time).

Step 5 – When you’ve found a job that you want to apply for click the position title link to go to the next step of the process.

Step 6 – Read the job description, minimum qualification requirements, and additional information sections. Scroll down the page and hit the “Apply Now” button.


Step 7 – Sign in to your account if you have one. If you need to create one click the “Register Now” link.


Step 8 – Enter the following information into the registration form:

  • Username
  • Password
  • Primary email type
  • Email address
  • Primary phone type
  • Phone address
  • AND
  • Agree to the terms


Step 9 – Agree to the terms/agreement.

Step 10 – Attach your resume and cover letter (note: uploading these documents is required).


Step 11 – Complete the following remaining sections of the form:

  • Application questions
  • Personal information
  • Self-identify
  • Review/submit