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Parsons Housing Authority Maintenance Tech I in Parsons, Kansas

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Maintenance Tech i needed- Parsons, Ks

Performs skilled housing maintenance, repair, and renovation of federally assisted housing units and community buildings; performs related work as required. The principal function of this employee is to perform routine, skilled maintenance work on public housing units in such areas as plumbing, heating and air conditioning repair, dry-wall repair, lighting fixtures, painting, carpentry, and other building trades. The principal duties of this class are performed indoors, but work is also done in an outdoor environment that may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.

Reports To:

Works performed under the supervision of the Working Maintenance Supervisor, but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.

Major Duties:

+ Responds to and completes all work orders, either emergency or routine, consisting of plumbing, electrical or general dwelling repairs

Renovates vacant units on a continual basis, which includes repairing floors, doors and walls, interior and exterior painting, cleaning, cuts keys, etc.

+ Performs rough and some finished carpentry work in tearing down and rebuilding partitions, floors, cabinets, drawers, etc.

+ Troubleshoots and repairs various problems related to heating and air conditioning units, plumbing and electrical remodeling, wall and floor tile projects, etc.

Maintains Public Housing grounds by pruning trees and shrubs, removing debris and graffiti, mowing lawns, maintaining water systems, mows and trim lawns and shrubbery, using mowers and hand and power trimmers, and clears debris from grounds etc. Completes occupied repairs (work orders) generated by annual and special inspections and tenant and non-tenant requests. Assists with annual physical inspections of all PHA properties.

+ Fills out associated paperwork including move-in and move out inspection forms, work order forms, daily work order logs, etc.

+ Inspects drive motors, belts, fluids, filters, and other equipment related physical maintenance duties

Performs miscellaneous duties including coordinating work with contractors, working with the tenants to resolve any problems that may arise, etc.

Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with housing authority policies and procedures

+ Works in a safe manner and reports unsafe activity and conditions

Performs special and emergency projects as needed

+ Available for major building system emergencies after hours if necessary

+ Improves operations, decreases turnaround times, streamlines work processes, and works cooperatively and jointly to provide quality of service

+ Removes snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas, using snowplows, snow blower, snow shovel, and spreads snow melting chemicals Performs other related duties as required


Knowledge of: Plumbing, electrical, and other building maintenance tasks; Common purpose power tools, hand tools and materials used in building and grounds maintenance work; Basic carpentry techniques; Occupational hazards involved in building maintenance work; Routine preventative maintenance, building systems, and physical condition of buildings and properties. Methods, practices, tools, and materials used in building maintenance, repair, and alterations; Technical programs knowledge including standards for building requirements for handicap accessibility; lock out tag out proced ures and safety.

How to Apply: Pick up an application at Parsons Housing Authority or email cindy@parsonsks.com