The Norwood Housing Authority is seeking an energetic and dependable candidate to assume the lead role in our Maintenance Department as the Director of Maintenance and Modernization. This is a highly responsible position in which the incumbent is expected to oversee the Norwood Housing Authority’s entire housing portfolio of 481 units. The portfolio consists of 238 state elderly/disabled housing, 75 state family housing, 96 federal elderly housing, and 72 Section 8 new construction/substantial rehab housing. This position has management responsibilities covering a wide range of duties, including the supervision of nine permanent maintenance employees in their performance of their duties.

The ability to lift items up to 75lbs is required. A valid Massachusetts driver’s license is also required. Incumbent will be required to obtain a MCPPO (Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official) designation within one year of hire. A full job description is available on the NHA website ( This is a 40-hour position with benefits. The starting salary for this position is $102,814.40, which is set by the Mass. Executive Office of Workforce Development. Resume and cover letter should be submitted before 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9 via email at or by mail to:

Norwood Housing Authority
Attn: Sean Barnicle – Executive Director
40 William Shyne Circle
Norwood, MA 02062

Satisfactory Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) report and pre-employment physical are conditions of employment. EEO/AAE.