Maintenance Technician I and II

The Alachua County Housing Authority located in Gainesville Florida is seeking to hire for the full time positions of Maintenance Technician I and II.


The positions are responsible for performing routine repairs and maintenance under limited supervision and to perform highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain public housing units within the ACHA community. Position requires ability to perform on-call responsibilities and be a team player.


Education and experience to include a minimum of a high school diploma or GED with preference to those with a two year degree in mechanical, electrical, and/or industrial maintenance. Any equivalent combination of experience, education and training will be considered. Certifications in electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and gas a plus with electrical and gas certification preferred. Appropriate candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment background check and drug testing. Candidates must possess or be able to acquire a valid Florida driver’s license. This position requires the ability to communicate effectively through verbal and written communication, work independently, multi task, and take pride in the work performed. Position requires driving to outlying locations at the start of the day.


Qualified and serious candidates may send résumé, cover letter, and salary requirements to 703 NE 1st St Gainesville, FL 32601 to the attention of Ron Hall. The ACHA offers a competitive salary and benefit package including medical, dental, vision and pension. More information can be found on the ACHA website Please contact the ACHA should you need accommodations in applying for this position.


The Alachua County Housing Authority provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Alachua County Housing Authority complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the Alachua County Housing Authority has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


The Alachua County Housing Authority expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.


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The Housing Alachua County Housing Authority is a fair housing provider. We do not make any preference, limitation or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.

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The Housing Alachua County Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all federal and state laws, regulations and executive orders regarding employment.

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