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Maintenance Mechanic

Posting Date: Monday, January 30, 2023

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

The Housing Authority of the City of Rocky Mount (RMHA) is seeking an experienced and innovative candidate for the position of Maintenance Mechanic. RMHA is a HUD High Performer Agency and has 756 conventional units and 305 Section 8 Rental Assistance.

Description of Work:

The Maintenance Mechanic must have through knowledge and proven work experience in carpentry, HVAC, plumbing, appliance repair, and electrical maintenance of apartments is required. The successful candidate must be willing to work periodically after normal working hours to respond to emergency situations. Any combination of education equivalent to graduation from high school and experience in the building trade is required as well. Interested applicants must have a valid N.C. driver license, agree to a Criminal Record Check and Pass a drug screening test.

Excellent salary and benefits based on experience. Applicants must complete a RMHA Application of Employment that is available at

Salary commensurate with background and experience. Hiring Range $35,984.00 - $38,729.60

Education and Experience:

High School graduate (or GED) or possess a vocational technician certification beyond high school, with three (3) years' experience or training in building construction or maintenance, or in the repair or maintenance of mechanical equipment or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience.

The following Certifications must be obtained within one (1) year of employment or other allowable period of hire as authorized by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) or his/her designee.

  • Fair Housing
  • Uniform Physical Condition Standard (UPCS)

Send Application and References to: Applications should be mailed to P.O. Box 4717, Rocky Mount, NC 27803 (Attention: Maintenance Mechanic) or delivered to 1065 Pinehurst Drive. Call 252.450.3527 for assistance. RMHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Seal and Print on Envelope: Maintenance Mechanic