Employment Opportunities


Maintenance Technician I – Helena Housing Authority

HHA Maintenance Technician I job description   (please click to review full job description)


The Helena Housing Authority seeks a Maintenance Technician responsible for maintaining and repairing buildings, electrical, mechanical & plumbing systems and grounds features. Duties include:

  • Maintenance and repair of doors, windows, gates, walls, floors, roofs, and other building features using knowledge of carpentry, cabinetry, drywall, tiling, roofing, painting, and skill in the use of a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Repair and maintenance of building utilities, appliances, and mechanical systems using knowledge of plumbing, electrical, heating/ventilation/air conditioning, and welding.
  • Manual and semi-skilled tasks in maintaining the landscape using knowledge of lawns, trees, shrubs, and other plants and a variety of hand and power equipment.
  • May involve remediating contaminated units, conducting inspections and pest management.


Requires the equivalent of high school graduation with vocational coursework and three years experience in construction and/or maintenance, a driver’s license, and acceptable background check.


HHA offers competitive salary with opportunity for career advancement through our Maintenance Technician Career Ladder.   HHA also provides professional development and training opportunities including hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response training.

Benefits:  HHA offers great benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), health insurance, and a generous paid leave program including holidays, sick leave, and vacation leave.

Starting pay is $15.33 – $18.47/hour depending on qualifications plus a generous benefit package.

To be considered for employment, all applications MUST submit completed HHA Employment Application, resume, and cover letter to Kim Hoxie, P.O. Box 1251, Helena, MT 59624 or drop-off resume at CMS, 629 Helena Ave by 5pm, June 27, 2018.

Questions, please call 442-4934.

The position is open until filled with initial screening Wednesday June 27, 2018.


Download a copy of the HHA Electronic Employment ApplicationFor optimum formatting, please save the file to your computer before filling out the application. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, download it now.

HHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.