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Job Title: 

Maintenance Mechanic (Temporary)

Job Location: 
Cambridge, MA
Salary Range: 
Full Job Description: 

The Cambridge Housing Authority seeks qualified applicants for the above position within the Operations Department of the Cambridge Housing Authority. This position is responsible for a wide range of semi-skilled and skilled repair and maintenance activities for CHA buildings and grounds. Duties include, but are not limited to carpentry, plumbing, painting, mechanical and electrical systems/equipment installation and repair. The full position description is available for review. Applicants must be able to perform regular manual work, including heavy lifting. A valid Massachusetts Drivers License and the ability to understand both written and verbal instructions is a position requirement. In order to receive consideration for these positions, applicants must be available, qualified, able and willing, in the opinion of the Authority, to perform the job. In addition, applicants will be required to pass practical skills test. The most senior applicant who meets the above criteria will be promoted to the position.


The Agency offers a competitive benefits program including health insurance through the Group Insurance Commission, FSA’s, Blue Cross Blue Shield dental insurance, the State Retirement System, additional voluntary benefits, and MBTA T-Pass Subsidy.

To Apply: 


Please send cover letter and resume to:      Cambridge Housing Authority

                                                                            362 Green Street 3rd Floor

                                                                            Cambridge, MA 02139

                                                                     Attn: Human Resources Department


Electronic submissions may be made tojobs@cambridge-housing.org

Please reference position title in subject line


It is the policy of the Cambridge Housing Authority to give preference in employment to Section 3- eligible individuals.  The Cambridge Housing Authority is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.  Minorities, handicapped and others are encouraged to apply.


TDD 1-800-545-1833, x 112 (Telecommunications devices for the deaf)

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Posting Expiration Date: 
Sunday, April 21, 2019

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