The City of Thomaston Housing Authority is seeking candidates to fill the full time of Maintenance Technician.

Under the direction of the Maintenance Manager, performs a variety of skilled trade and labor activities. This position is responsible for completing physical work tasks related to the maintenance, improvement, and safety of assigned Public Housing properties managed by the Authority. The successful candidate must have experience in routine electrical, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, painting, general repair, appliance repair, vacancy preparation, preventive maintenance and related disciplines.

Trade licenses/certifications are highly desirable. The individual must be able to complete assigned work orders efficiently. Maintains open communication with management, consistently maintains a professional, courteous attitude with residents, co-workers and the general public; attends and participates in training seminars as requested and performs on-call emergency service as required. The ideal candidate possesses a high school diploma and has a minimum of two years’ experience performing general maintenance duties at a public housing property; or any equivalent combination of education, training, trade licenses/certifications and experience that provides the required knowledge and abilities.

 Salary is commensurate with education, trade licenses/certifications and experience. THA provides a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical insurance, life insurance, retirement benefits, paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation days. Applicant must successfully complete a drug screen, have a satisfactory driving record with the Department of Motor Vehicles, and pass a criminal history/law enforcement background check.

Position is open until filled. For more information or to apply, qualified applicants may email resume, three references and cover letter to Tyra Brownlee at  Thomaston Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer.