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Open Positions

Working at Helena Housing Authority offers the opportunity to positively impact the lives of residents and to serve the Helena Community. HHA offers a challenging and dynamic work environment that allows you to succeed. Team members work together on a variety of projects to meet our common goal of providing safe and affordable housing and related services to eligible, low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled.

Helena is the state capital of Montana and is a vibrant community that offers numerous opportunities for community involvement, enjoying the arts and the outdoors, and access to excellent educational and health care systems. Ideally located for outdoor enthusiasts near the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains Continental Divide, Helena provides opportunities for fishing, swimming, camping, skiing, hunting, and boating and offers downtown access to more than 90 miles of hiking, running, and biking trails.

Maintenance Technician

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Helena Housing Authority (HHA) 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, and skill in the use of a variety of hand and power tools;
• Maintenance and repair of building utilities, appliances, and mechanical systems using knowledge of plumbing, electrical, heating/ventilation/air conditioning (HVAC), and welding; and
• Manual and semi-skilled tasks in maintaining the landscape using knowledge of lawns, trees, shrubs, and other plants and a variety of hand tools, power tools, and equipment.
• This position may involve remediating contaminated units, conducting inspections, and/or pest management.

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

Opportunities:
HHA offers a competitive wage 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 Standard (HAZWOPR) Training.

Pay Range:
Starting pay is $17.43 - $21.01/hour DOQ

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

Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF):
Employment with Helena Housing Authority may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under the PSLF. Check if you qualify at https://myfedloan.org/borrowers/special-programs.

How to apply:
Submit a cover letter, resume, and completed HHA Employment Application either by mail to P.O. Box 1251, Helena, MT 59624 or electronically at khoxie@cmsmontana.com. Please call 406-442-4934 if you have any questions.

The position remains open until filled. We look forward to talking with you.

Questions: Please call 406-442-4934 or email khoxie@cmsmontana.com.

HHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.