Maintenance Specialist for Pickett Place

Published 7:57 am Monday, October 9, 2017


The Austin Housing and Redevelopment Authority is seeking a qualified person to perform apartment turnover and maintenance duties for Pickett Place a 100 unit apartment building.

Duties include: unit turnover (painting, cleaning, repairs and general maintenance), work order repairs, purchasing supplies, lawn mowing, snow removal, general cleaning and other duties as necessary.

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Must serve in an “on call” capacity to respond to maintenance emergencies.

Must have ability to repair and/or diagnose problems with appliances, plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling issues and carpentry.

Must be able to operate machinery such as power tools, lawn mowers, snow blowers, floor cleaners, etc.

A “Class Special” Boiler’s License is required or ability to obtain within 1 year of employment.

Must also interact positively and communicate effectively with tenants.

Starting pay is $19.32 per hour plus benefits.

Please fill out an application provided by the Austin HRA.

Applications may be picked up at 308 2nd Ave. NE in Austin, printed from our website at under Employment or call 507-433-1866 to request one mailed.

Applications can be returned to main office or emailed to and must be received by Friday, October 20, 2017 at 5 PM. To learn more about the Austin HRA, please go to our website at

The Austin HRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.