Director of Maintenance & Modernization

Title: Director of Maintenance & Modernization
Posted: July 5, 2017-this position will remain open until filled.

Description:       This is a highly responsible position charged with undertaking all aspects of the Authority’s state and federally funded public housing maintenance, capital, and modernization programs.  The incumbent who works under the general supervision of the Executive Director provides oversight of the maintenance staff, prepares preventative and routine maintenance schedules, orders supplies and equipment, and works with state and federal authorities.  In addition, the incumbent consults with and advises the Executive Director in the planning, design, construction, and close-out of all modernization related projects.  Key tasks include identifying and prioritizing capital needs, managing design and construction contracts, ensuring regulatory and bidding compliance, member of Procurement Committee, and interfacing with staff, residents, and regulatory partners.  Full time. Directs a staff of eighteen.

Qualifications:   A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in maintenance, construction, supervision of construction, and administration of modernization program in a public housing authority or related activities is required.  Experience with state and federal procurement regulations, laws, and practices.  Knowledge of Massachusetts construction regulations/codes and generally accepted construction and trade practices.  Current MCPPO certification required.  Ability to work independently and to set and prioritize workload.  Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills, excellent organization, communication, both oral and in writing, and experience in managing multiple projects.  Five (5) years of experience in supervision of employees, including 24/7 scheduling of personnel, daily work order/job assignments and routine maintenance of all properties.  Two years’ experience may be substituted with a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate Development, Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management, or a related field.  A current valid driver’s license is required.

Revere Housing Authority is “An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer”

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Location: Revere Housing Authority

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