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Maintenance Mechanic Assistant

The Housing Authority of the City of Rocky Mount (RMHA) is seeking two experienced and innovative candidates for the positions of Maintenance Mechanic Assistant. RMHA has 756 conventional units and 310 Section 8 Rental Assistance.

Description of Work: The Maintenance Mechanic Assistant is responsible for semi-skilled to skilled maintenance of buildings, facilities, and light equipment. This individual will perform general carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and other repairs in response to service requests and results of inspections of units in accordance with Uniform Physical Conditions Standards (UPCS) or other HUD required standards. This individual will also perform maintenance on mechanical equipment or machinery and will report directly to the Lead Technician. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid N. C. Driver's License prior to employment.

Salary Hiring Range: $34,150.00 - $36,229.74. Salary compensation based on background and experience, plus excellent health benefits and retirement.

Education and Experience: High School graduate or GED desirable one (1) year of experience in building maintenance or vocational training which involved training and/or experience in areas of carpentry, plumbing, and electrical repairs, or an equivalent combination of education.

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                                                           
  • Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT)
  • 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 Assistant) or delivered to 1065 Pinehurst Drive Rocky Mount, NC 27801 or click here to email. Call 252.450.3527 for assistance.

Posting Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Equal Opportunity Employer

Closing Date: Friday, March 22, 2024

Drug Free Workplace