Sanford Housing Authority

Serving Sanford, Springvale and the surrounding towns of Alfred, Kennebunk, Lebanon, North Berwick, Wells, Shapleigh and Acton.

Job Opening!

Property Maintenance Technician

The Sanford Housing Authority is seeking a Full Time Property Maintenance Technician to help maintain our residential buildings along with the grounds on each property. This position is 40 hours per week and offers a competitive hourly wage and excellent benefit package. Responsibilities include maintenance and repair in all related trades to maintain building interiors and exteriors; assist maintenance personnel in unit turnover to restore apartments to like new condition performing minor repairs, cleaning and painting; outside ground maintenance such as mowing and raking lawns; snow removal during inclement weather such as shoveling, salting and sanding duties; be part of an emergency on-call rotation. Candidates must have and maintain a valid driver’s license along with reliable transportation.

Please email resumes along with completed job applications to Applications may also be picked up at our office located at 17 School Street in Sanford.

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MAPHD Position Paper

MAPHD Position Paper for the April 24 2018 Meeting. View the paper here.

MAPHD Position Paper

Housing Authority Board of Commissioners

The Housing Authority Board of Commissioners has two (2) Openings for board vacancies. The purpose and mission of the Housing Authority is to provide decent, safe and affordable housing to eligible low- income applicants within our jurisdiction. The role of the Board is to develop policy and monitor performance of all Federal and State housing programs. Commissioners are responsible for overseeing the operations, expenditures of federal monies and help direct the management of programs that benefit the community and to ensure the provision of quality services to the residents of our housing properties. We will provide training for new Commissioners. The meetings are monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at 4 PM.

  • Citizen Commissioner; to fill unexpired term ending 12/31/2022. Our jurisdiction includes Sanford, Springvale, Acton, Kennebunk, Alfred, N. Berwick and Wells.
  • Resident Commissioner; to fill unexpired term ending 12/31/2020. Must be a recipient of housing owned or managed by the Authority. You can have a voice and bring relevant tenant issues, concerns and ideas to the Board.
  • If you think you would be interested please call Bill Keefer at 324-6747 ext 103 for more information.

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Everything you need to know about applying for housing.

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Resources for our current tenants and residents.

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Resources for Landlords and the Section 8 Program.

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A Few of Our Properties!

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Our Maintenance Department has performed in excess of $5,000,000 in rehabilitation to our properties in the past ten years.

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