Make a difference in your community. Come work with us!

We’re the largest public housing authority in Virginia, providing housing options to over 10,000 individuals. And we’re looking for dedicated employees to help us do it.

We offer competitive benefits, flexible hours, and room for you to grow!

RRHA offers exciting career opportunities and a work environment based on the standards iACT – Integrity, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Team Work. Our passion is innovation and creating dynamic partnerships that build vibrant communities.

Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


As an active employee, you will gain access to RRHA’s comprehensive benefits package. It includes:

  • Medical, vision, dental and prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (medical and/or dependent care)
  • Retirement Benefits through membership in the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) and voluntary participation in a 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan.
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental death and Dismemberment insurance
  • Worker’s Compensation Insurance
  • Short-term Disability
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance plans by AFLAC
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Credit Union participation
  • Free parking

Careers FAQ

Can I apply for a position online?

Yes. RRHA utilizes an automated application process. All applications for employment must be submitted online.

Visit and click on the job title to begin the application process.

Application(s) must be received by midnight on the closing date. When you upload your electronic resume, you can complete the application more quickly. If none of the current openings match your skills and interest, we encourage you to join our Talent Community. You can upload your resume and areas of interest to be notified when a position matching your qualifications becomes available.

Do I need to create an account to apply online?

Yes. You can create an account using your email and phone number, or sign in using one of your social media accounts.

May I apply for a position in person?

No. RRHA does not accept applications in paper form or unsolicited resumes. All employment applications must be submitted online, using RRHA’s automated application process. Fax, postal delivery, or in-person delivery of applications or resumes are not acceptable forms of submission, unless specifically designated in the position posting.

You may visit the RRHA Computer Lab in the Calhoun Center at 436 Calhoun Street between 9 AM and 4PM, Monday through Thursday, to access the Internet for the purpose of applying for a job with RRHA. For additional information, contact the RRHA Calhoun Center at 804-780-4835.

Can I apply for more than one position at a time?

Yes. However, you need to submit an online application for each position.

What happens if my application is incomplete?

It is important that your application show all the relevant education and experience you possess. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

How will I be notified about the status of my application?

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by a Human Resources representative.

Who do I need to contact for additional information or assistance?

If additional information or assistance is needed, contact the RRHA Human Resources Department at 804-780-4931 or

(Please do not use this email address to submit a resume. Both the telephone line and the email address are for messages only. Unsolicited resumes are not retained.)