Maintenance Technician - Pittsfield/Great Barrington/Lee


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Berkshire Housing
1 Fenn Street


Company Description:
Berkshire Housing Development Corporation (BHDC) is a private non profit organization that serves all of Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Since its founding in 1971 it has focused on improving the lives of Berkshire County residents by creating affordable housing, providing housing services and programs and helping communities access and administer community development projects.

Berkshire Housing’s subsidiary Berkshire Housing Services, Inc. (BHSI) is a professional full service property management company that manages affordable housing, private community associations and commercial property.

Berkshire Housing is an Equal Opportunity Employer with respect to all employees and applicants for employment.  Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, military service, ancestry, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Berkshire Housing offers an excellent package including: comprehensive health insurance, dental, vision, 401K with employer match, flexible spending accounts, Wellness Programs, free long term disability insurance and MPFML as well as generous vacation, personal, sick time, and paid holidays.


Maintenance Technician - Pittsfield/Great Barrington/Lee
$18 - $20 Per Hour
Full Time
High School or Equivalent

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for general and routine cleaning of the interior and exterior of apartment sites.  Positions ae currently available in Pittsfield, Lee and Great Barrington, MA.   He/She works under the supervision of the Property Manager with regards to maintenance and cleaning issues that affect the efficient management of the facility and the comfort, welfare and safety of the tenants at each property. Strict confidentiality must be always followed and adhered to with regards to tenant related issues.  

 This position is Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.  On-call rotation is required and frequency is depdent on site location. 

  • Must successfully pass Criminal Record Check-CORI  and have a valid driver’s license 
  • Proven ability to multitask with excellent time management skills required.
  • Excellent customer service skills a must
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively as part of a team.
  • 1-2 years general maintenance experience including basic plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, custodial and grounds keeping.
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively as part of a team.
  • Ability to take direction.
  • Dependable with excellent work ethic a must
  • Ability to communicate effectively with tenants to address issues and/or concerns.
  • Experience operating a plow, zero-turn commercial lawnmower, and golf cart helpful
  • Basic computer ability helpful

 Job Classification – Full Time (40 hours)

Work Schedule – Monday through Friday - 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM – and a rotating on-call, weekend shift