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No real change happens without brilliant, passionate, people behind it. It takes a village, a united team, a family! In less than 30 years, Harvest House has grown from just 6 beds for men in recovery to over 380, serving 1000+ men, women, young adults, and children every year. We couldn’t have done this without a team of experienced professionals that know how to love people to their core. Our staff share common values in integrity, professionalism, growth, purpose, and grace, and come to work every day happy to serve others. Joining the Harvest House team is a career opportunity that makes a true difference in our community. 


Maintenance Technician

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Who We Are

Our vision is to ignite a revolution, compelling individuals to live beyond fear into their best life, fulfilling their destiny. Here, participants will move from fear and anxiety to confidence and freedom. We want to be the last transitional center an individual or family enters. We hire individuals who are committed to the success of all people.

How This Position Supports Our Vision

The Maintenance Technician ensures the safety and comfort of our residents and staff by performing a variety of routine and semiskilled tasks involving general maintenance. This includes the upkeep of multiple housing units and meeting spaces across a 10-mile radius. We’re looking for dedicated team members with personal grit, a deep sense of responsibility and integrity, a desire to constantly learn, and a willingness to always lend a helping hand.

General tasks will include (not an exhaustive list):

  • repairing leaks, unclogging toilets and drains,
  • replacing electrical receptacles,
  • performing routine carpentry work, painting units, installing doors, repairing cabinets, laying tile, installing window blinds and ceiling fans,
  • performing preventive maintenance on buildings, including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems,
  • removing and installing appliances,
  • and other general maintenance needs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Complete maintenance and turn-over tasks as directed by the facilities director.
  • Communicate regularly with facilities management as to needs for and completion of tasks.
  • Ensure proper use, storage, inventory, and maintenance of all tools and equipment.
  • Uphold safety standards and complete trainings as required.
  • Provide support and supervision of service & work done by outside contractors.
  • Participate in group and individual trainings and supervisory sessions.

Expectations and Commitments

  • Full-time hourly position (40 hours/wk).
  • Primarily M-F, 8-5 with flexibility for occasional on-call emergencies during evenings and weekend.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance, and reliable transportation is required.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. and move large objects like appliances & furniture with a hand truck.
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screening.

Ideal Candidate Qualities

  • 5 yrs. maintenance experience with residential facilities preferred – references required.
  • Skilled trades experience or certificate(s) in electrical, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, etc.
  • Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as responsibilities often require outdoor work.
  • Sharp skills in troubleshooting and assessing the needs at various facilities.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $21.00 – $23.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Sarasota, FL 34235: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Maintenance: 5 years (Required)


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person

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Our experience has taught us that housing is just the starting point. The human services sector must offer opportunity for the whole person: body, mind, and spirit. This holistic approach is at the core of how Harvest House serves the community.
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