ABOUT THE POSITION: The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing, or arranging for, the repair and maintenance of the physical assets (property and equipment) for Compass Housing Alliance, a multi-facility housing agency with 20+ buildings in the Seattle-King County Metropolitan area. This is a unionized position, represented by Local 8 of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU)
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region. We envision a world in which every person lives in a safe and caring community. We recognize the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to the organization. To learn more about the agency visit www.compasshousingalliance.org.
LOCATION: Compass on Dexter building in South Lake Union
REPORTS TO: Interim Facilities Manager
FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt
SCHEDULE: Saturday-Wednesday 7am-3:30pm with staff meetings monthly
SALARY RANGE: $19.21 per hour
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
- High School Diploma/GED is strongly desired, Associate degree preferred, or relevant work experience, certificate and/or equivalent continuing professional development or education.
- A minimum of three years’ experience working in a maintenance capacity or related field.
- Technical school or maintenance-related certification a plus.
- Familiarity with issues of homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse, sexual assault, and/or domestic violence desirable.
Minimum Education Required