Amherst Housing Authority
33 Kellogg Ave
Amherst, MA 01002
Amherst Housing Authority provides decent, safe and affordable housing for low and moderate income households, elders, and persons with disabilities.
|Salary Range:||Location:||AMHERST MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Full Time||Maintenance|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|Some High School Coursework|
Preference: Nice to have
|We are looking for a Maintenance Supervisor to manage maintenance in our residential portfolio. You will be responsible for hiring and training staff and ensuring the smooth running of upkeep and repair operations.|
This is also a hands on position and will require the ability to make repairs and/ or troubleshoot all aspects of the properties. All units are located in Amherst. Must have technical skills and knowledge of various crafts such as carpentry, plumbing, heating systems, electrical, etc. Leadership and knowledge of administrative tasks such as scheduling are also essential.
The goal is to ensure that the properties are in a good and safe condition at all times.
Competitive salary with generous benefits.
|Working knowledge of and skill in applying knowledge in plumbing, electricity, heating, carpentry, painting and mechanical equipment with five years' experience performing same. |
Applicant must have knowledge of tools and methods to be used in a wide range of building maintenance work and of occupational hazards and safety measures.
Ability to direct and schedule the work of others such as laborers, groundskeepers, aides along with maintaining acceptable working relationships with co¬workers and to get along with a variety of people (tenants who are elderly, handicapped, families, minorities). Requirement to work in hazardous and adverse conditions, such as: sleet, snow, heat, cold, dust and dirt, as well as cramped quarters and high places and to lift heavy objects.
Valid Massachusetts driver’s license. Education to include at least a high school diploma or equivalency; relevant training beyond high school a plus.
Five years' experience in building maintenance is required. Please no phone calls, please submit a resume along with a cover letter.