This position works at various Housing Authority properties. Work is performed both indoors and on the grounds. The incumbent is exposed to grounds/maintenance related hazards and inclement weather. The incumbent must be equally adept at working in an administrative office environment utilizing office equipment such as computers and related software and peripheries, and in operations and grounds settings involving specialized tools and equipment. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs on a routine basis and 75 lbs with assistance.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Education and Experience
Ability to drive to sites; lift grounds maintenance equipment; perform repetitive, heavy labor and skilled grounds maintenance functions; walk, stand, climb, crawl, stoop, and negotiate tight or awkward spaces for purposes of troubleshooting and inspection.
Ability to balance multiple priorities while supervising employees, contractors and technical resources and ensuring maximum curb appeal and timely response to unplanned and emergency needs. Ability to analyze complex landscape issues and determine solutions. Ability to work effectively with the general public and governmental agencies is essential.
TO APPLY: For the full job description and forms see below, or obtain a packet from our front desk, located at 208 Unity Street, Bellingham, WA. Lobby Hours: 9am-4pm (M-F).
• FAX: 360-676-7747
• MAIL: P.O. BOX 9701, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227
THE BELLINGHAM HOUSING AUTHORITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER