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Open Positions

Working at Helena Housing Authority (HHA) 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.

Maintenance Technician

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HHA 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 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.

Training Assignment:
Helena Housing Authority may use a training assignment. The training assignment provides candidates the opportunity to learn the position and develop skills in trade areas and facility maintenance.

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 $18.00 - $23.00/hour, depending on qualifications, plus a generous benefit package including significant paid leave.

Benefits Package Includes:
Health, Vision and Dental Insurance with contributions to a health savings plan
Short-Term Disability
Life, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment with optional coverages
Montana Public Employees Retirement and Deferred Compensation plans
Paid leave program including 11 Holidays, 12 days of sick leave and 15 days of vacation leave per year.

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:
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and completed HHA Application Form either electronically to khoxie@cmsmontana.com or by mail to P.O. Box 1251, Helena, MT 59624.

The position is open until filled and applications will be reviewed as they are received. We look forward to talking with you.

HHA Application Form:
Download a copy of the HHA Application Form. For optimum formatting, please save the file to your computer before filling out the application. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, download it here now.

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

HHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.