Employment Opportunities

Construction Inspector
Position: Non-Exempt
Department: Planning & Development Department
Contact Name: Human Resources
Contact Email: jobs@cambridge-housing.org
Date Posted: 1/28/2019
Posting Expires: 3/20/2019
Position Location: CHA Central Office
Position Description:

Cambridge Housing Authority is seeking motivated candidates for the position of Construction Inspector in its Planning and Development Department. This is an entry level "training" position for a motivated individual with an aptitude for construction. The primary responsibility will be to inspect and monitor construction / renovation activities at Cambridge Housing Authority sites. The ability to organize and process a large volume of paperwork and reports will be necessary. Good communication and math skills are necessary. A college degree is preferred. Experience in the trades or building construction will be very helpful.


Position Qualifications:

High School Diploma and a minimum two years of experience as a construction inspector required. A valid MA driver’s license must be obtained within one month of employment.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Application Procedure:

Pay Grade/Salary:

Pay Grade: 7| Salary: $25.72/hr.

Application Deadline:

March 20, 2019

Please send cover letter and resume to:


Resumes may also be dropped off in-person or mailed to:

CHA Central Office

362 Green Street, 3rd floor

Cambridge, MA 02139

Emails should reference position title in subject line. Resume and cover letter must be an attachment and not included in body of email. It is the policy of Cambridge Housing Authority to give preference in employment to Section 3 eligible individuals. Cambridge Housing Authority is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.  Minorities, handicapped and others are encouraged to apply.

Pay Grade:




About Cha:

The Agency offers a competitive benefits program including health insurance through the Group Insurance Commission, FSA’s, Blue Cross Blue Shield dental insurance, the State Retirement System, additional voluntary benefits, and MBTA Corporate T-Pass Program.

Job Type:

Full Time