• 412-464-4000

  • 305 E. 8th Ave., Homestead, PA 15120

Mon Valley Initiative seeks technicians to help maintain our portfolio of quality affordable apartments.
Skills: Some carpentry, painting, plastering; minor electrical and plumbing; basic maintenance on HVAC, roofs, gutters, windows. Technicians respond to requests from tenants, perform scheduled and emergency tasks, prepare units for new move-ins.

Must be willing to travel throughout Mon Valley (Homestead to Monessen) and have full-time access to a reliable vehicle. Excellent communication and customer service skills essential.

To apply, send a resume to:
Patricia Forsythe
Mon Valley Initiative
305 E. 8th Ave.
Dept. WEB
Homestead, PA 15120
or mvijobposting@gmail.com.

Please, no phone calls or Facebook messages.


Maintenance Technician will be responsible, under the direction of the Senior Construction Manager, for the overall maintenance of rental properties owned by Mon Valley Initiative.


  • Painting, appliance installation/hook-up, basic plumbing repairs (faucet, toilet), garbage/trash management, caulking/trim/grout, wall repair, deck repair, light fixture/GFI installation, door hanging, simple rubber membrane roof repair, changing locks, basic masonry/concrete work, boarding up windows, lawn care, and basic preventative maintenance
  • Conduct routine maintenance inspections and troubleshoot problems
  • Perform both scheduled and emergency maintenance that generally take place weekdays from 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Perform regular monitoring and cleanup of grounds
  • Provide excellent customer service to tenants
  • Prepare units for new move-ins
  • Communicate inventory usage and needs to office staff
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Knowledge of HVAC systems preferred
  • Knowledge of vinyl plank flooring installation preferred
  • Carpentry skills preferred
  • Comfortable with heights and climbing ladders (generally no more than two or three stories)
  • Ability to maintain a professional and courteous manner with tenants, visitors, contractors, and fellow employees
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to effectively utilize technology required for the position
  • Ability to problem-solve
  • Strive to develop new skills while maintaining present skills
  • Effective time management skills


  • Experience in maintenance and home repairs preferred; trade-school training or certification in HVAC, electrical, plumbing and related fields encouraged.


  • Willingness to travel throughout the Mon Valley (Homestead to Monessen)
  • Full-time access to a reliable vehicle (truck preferred)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Appropriate vehicle insurance
  • Must attend Fair Housing training
  • Position includes frequent standing, including climbing stairs; walking; verbal communications, including telephone contact; and travel between facilities.

Mon Valley Initiative is an equal-opportunity employer.

Mon Valley Initiative