Employment Opportunities

Maintenance Technician I

Routine custodial and grounds-keeping maintenance positions open. Work includes cleaning vacant apartments and offices, moving furniture, and providing general labor. Applicants should have experience in methods and equipment used in custodial cleaning. Mowing, edging, trimming and raking will be required. Should have some experience in general maintenance of mowers, blowers and chain saws. The ability to follow oral and written instructions and perform moderately heavy manual work required. Should be able to show ability to maintain good working relationships with other employees, supervisors and tenants. Must possess a valid KY driver license. Beginning salary is $27,000.00, with excellent fringe benefits. 

Applications will be accepted at the Lexington Housing Authority Central Office through Friday,  October 18th, 2019, or may be sent to Lhaemploy@lexha.org. A printable application is available below.  Pre-employment physical and drug screening may be required.

Maintenance Technician II 

Semi-skilled trades maintenance worker needed to perform a variety of routine and minor maintenance, repair and construction tasks including but not limited to plumbing, carpentry, electrical repairs and landscaping. 

Performs daily tasks involving inspection and repair of carpentry, appliances, plumbing and electrical devices, utilizing a wide range of tools. Requirements include skill in use of common hand tools, ability to follow oral and written communications, and to communicate in writing. Must perform moderately heavy manual work. Will occasionally be required to perform some cleaning and grounds maintenance. The proven ability to maintain working relationships with clients and employees is required. Must possess a valid Kentucky driver license. The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, with experience in building maintenance work. Salary range begins at $32,000.00 with an excellent benefits package including health, dental, life insurance and retirement savings opportunities.

Applications will be accepted at the Lexington Housing Authority Central Office through Friday,  October 18th, 2019, or may be sent to Lhaemploy@lexha.org. A printable application is available below.  Pre-employment physical and drug screening may be required. 


Lexington Housing Authority
Central Office
300 W. New Circle Road
Lexington, KY 40505

Click here for a printable application.

Due to the number of applications we receive, our practice is to contact only the most qualified applicants during the hiring process. We do not maintain employment applications for other positions that may become vacant at a later time.