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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Position:                  GROUNDSKEEPING AIDE                                               Hourly, Non-Exempt

Open Date:              May 4, 2016  – OPEN UNTIL FILLED                                                  Represented                           

Salary Range:        $30,202- $37,877 annual salary, plus benefit/retirement package

Job Summary:        Full time, year round position.  Performs general grounds care maintenance,            and labor tasks, such as picking up debris, hauling trash, roof and rain gutter                       cleaning and sanitation needs. Operates and maintains care of power                                 grounds equipment and hand tools.

Performance Requirements:

·        Ability to work independently, quickly, and efficiently.

·        Ability to deal with the public and other employees with courtesy and professionalism.

·        Ability to read, understand, and follow oral and written instructions and procedures. 

·        Knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment used in grounds care work.

·        Ability to make minor repairs and adjustments to lawn/landscaping equipment with direction from supervisor or Maintenance Mechanic.

·        Physical condition and sufficient strength to remain on feet for full eight hours and perform moderately heavy manual labor.

·        Provide snow removal service.

·        General cleaning and upkeep of parking areas and dumpster enclosures.

·        Washington State Pesticide Applicator’s License a plus, although not required.

Minimum Qualifications:

1.        Six months' continuous experience in lawn and landscaping care.

2.        Valid Washington State driver's license and verified safe driving record. 

3.        High School Diploma or GED.

4.        Criminal records check is required upon job offer.

TO APPLY: Download forms at www.bellinghamhousing.org, or obtain a packet from our front desk, located at 208 Unity Street, Bellingham, WA. Lobby Hours: 10am-4pm (M-Th.)

COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKETS WILL BE ACCEPTED VIA:

EMAIL: hr@bwcha.org

FAX: 360-676-7747

MAIL: P.O. BOX 9701, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227

THE BELLINGHAM HOUSING AUTHORITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Application Form: Job Application Form (required)

Applicant Data sheet: Applicant data sheet 2015

 

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

POSITION: Building Services Assistant HOURLY, NON-EXEMPT

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled REPRESENTED

SALARY RANGE: $33,363 – 43,472 annual salary plus benefit/retirement package

JOB SUMMARY: This position will work directly with tenants within Bellingham Housing Authority owned properties to assist residents through the process of preparing for pest treatments, primarily bed bug related treatments. This is a “hands on” position, where residents and their family, friends, chore workers and other volunteers will be guided through the steps required to properly prepare a unit for pest inspection and/ or treatment. This position will provide verbal and written instructions, on-site demonstrations and, when required, actual moving/ lifting assistance as necessary. This position will also provide general cleaning and custodial support.

PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:
1. Outstanding communication skills are a must.
2. Ability to climb on and around surfaces and perform moderately heavy manual labor.
3. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, tenants, and outside members of the community.
4. Ability to work with and around a wide range of people, including individuals living with mental illness.
5. Maintain dependable punctual attendance.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Valid Washington State driver's license and verified safe driving record according to BHA standards.
2. High School Diploma or GED.
3. Criminal records background check is required.
4. State pesticide applicator’s license highly desirable.

TO APPLY: Obtain application packet at www.bellinghamhousing.org or from the front desk of the Housing Authority at 208 Unity Street, Bellingham, WA 98225.

Click here for Job Application Form: Application Form

Click here for Applicant Data Sheet: Applicant Data Sheet


THE BELLINGHAM HOUSING AUTHORITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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