Boston Housing Authority

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Department manages and supports the Boston Housing Authority's (BHA) most valuable assets  - its employees. The department

  • Provides support to all BHA employees so they are better able to deliver quality services to our residents.
  • Counsels employees about benefits, career development opportunities and employee wellness programs. 
  • Acts as a resource for solving workplace problems with compassion and respect for all employees.
  • Partners with managers to conduct recruitment, hiring, training and performance management in an effort to maintain a qualified, productive and diverse workforce.
  • Oversees labor relations and the management of employee performance.

Phone: (617) 988-4090
TTY: (800) 545-1833 ext. 420
Email the Human Resources Department
[Employment Applications & Resumes must be submitted per the instructions in each Job Posting]

Working at the BHA

BHA employees take pride in improving the lives of public housing residents and leased housing program participants. BHA offers eligible employees a rich benefits package, including health and dental insurance, generous paid leave, optional life insurance, long-term disability and other benefits.  Most employees contribute to a state pension system administered by the Boston Retirement Board and may be eligible for other benefits as outlined in collective bargaining agreements.