The Housing Authority of the City of West Point (WPHA) oversees the operation of 223 units of public housing in West Point, GA.  WPHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is currently in need of 2 experienced and ambitious MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANS. These positions report to the Facilities Manager and the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with all maintenance activities while remaining in compliance with all U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) rules and regulations. In addition to following all Federal, State, and local laws, the qualified applicant must abide by all established Housing Authority policies and internal controls.

The successful candidate must be able to perform any routine maintenance in the apartments, as well as clean, paint and prepare vacant units for occupancy. The candidate may also perform general grounds keeping tasks as needed to maintain the clean, neat appearance of properties operated by the WPHA.

The ideal candidate will also be responsible for performing a variety of structural, plumbing, electrical and building maintenance. The work involved includes repair and replacement of items such as windows, doors, gutters, cabinets, walls, ceilings, toilets, faucets, water lines, electrical outlets, and light fixtures.  In addition, the individual will also perform all preventive maintenance tasks related to equipment, vehicles, etc. The successful candidate must be a self-starter, be willing to learn, and be able to effectively work with a diverse group of people to achieve the desired outcomes. HVAC experience and certification is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications: Ability to read and write in English plus some previous experience in building or apartment maintenance, or an equivalent combination of previous construction experience. Ability to effectively lift and load 60 pounds.  All candidates must complete an application to be considered for the position.  Background checks and drug/alcohol screenings will be administered before formal hiring decision is made. Candidate must also possess a valid State Class I motor vehicle operator’s license.

Please submit resume to:

West Point Housing Authority

1201 E. 12th Street

West Point, GA 31833

 (706) 645-1202

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled