(Permanent Full-time and Temporary Full-time)
The Sanford Housing Authority (SHA) oversees the operations of eight properties in Sanford, NC. SHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SHA is currently in need of an experienced and ambitious Maintenance Technician. The position provides support to the Maintenance Supervisor and Lead Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance Technician reports to the Maintenance Supervisor, and is responsible for maintenance activities related to compliance with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) rules and regulations, the SHA’s rules and policies, and Federal and State laws. Must adhere to established policies, procedures and internal controls.
This position will diagnose and correct routine maintenance needs in apartments, including work order requests, perform general maintenance tasks on SHA’s buildings and grounds and prepare records, clean and prepare vacant units for occupancy, perform general grounds keeping tasks to maintain clean, neat appearance of properties operated by the SHA.
Responsible for performing a variety of semi-skilled and skilled structural, plumbing, and electrical building maintenance work at SHA’s properties. Work involves repair and replacement of items such as windows, doors, gutters, cabinets, walls, ceilings, toilets, faucets, water lines, electrical outlets, and light fixtures. Also performs preventive maintenance tasks and grounds keeping tasks.
Candidate must be a team player and able to work with a diverse group of people. Candidate will work closely with residents and property management staff.
Minimum Qualifications: Ability to read and write in English, plus two years of building or apartment maintenance experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Ability to work “on call” for after hours maintenance problems.
All candidates must complete an application to be considered for the position. Background checks and drug/alcohol screenings will be performed.
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled