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The CHA is accepting applications for the newly renovated Bear Creek Apartments.
• 1, 2, 3, & 4 Bedroom Units Available
• Modern Newly Renovated Units
• Rent Based on Income *
• Low Initial Security Deposit
• Energy Efficient & New Appliances
• Washer & Dryer Hookups
• Park & Laundry Facility
• Resident Services & Family Self-Sufficiency Programs
* Qualified applicants must be low-income.

Apply now at:

The Columbia Housing Authority
201 Switzler Street, Columbia
(573) 443-2556

You Should Know

CHA provides housing assistance to over 1,900 families in Columbia and Boone County.

Families pay 30% of their adjusted household income for rent.

Our Family Self-Sufficiency Programs help families develop five-year plans for self-sufficiency.

Contact Us

201 Switzler St.
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-2556 phone
(800) 735-2966 TTY Relay

Director of Safety


Department:                 Safety

Reports To:                   Chief Executive Officer

Date of Posting:            June 30, 2021

Type of Posting:           Public Posting

Application Deadline:   Open until filled, first review July 21, 2021

Starting Salary:            Full-Time Salaried Position

$47,476 to $80,000 per year Commensurate with Experience

Plus, Fringe Benefits Package

This is a supervisory position that combines responsibilities for directing the CHA Safety Department and active duty as a CHA Safety Officer

Starting Date:               As soon as possible

SUMMARY OF POSITION: This full-time supervisory position is responsible for directing the CHA Safety Department that involves developing and maintaining an effective community safety and policing program encompassing each Columbia Housing Authority (CHA) owned ,or subsidiary entity, owned housing site operated by the Columbia Housing Authority (CHA).  Responsibilities include daily oversight and administration of all CHA safety initiatives and Safety Department personnel.  This position also requires actively performing tasks of a CHA Safety Officer as required.

2021-6-29 Director of Safety Position Description

CHA APPLICATION for Employment & Authorization