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Apartment Maintenance/Building Technician Program

Do you have construction or mechanical skills? Do you enjoy interacting with people? 

Our Apartment/Building Maintenance Technician Program will turn your skills into opportunities through credential training as a Maintenance Technician.

Goodwill has partnered with employers in the residential housing industry to provide credentialed training for people with construction and/or mechanical skills to prepare them for jobs as Maintenance Technicians. The 7-week training program will cover:

• Basic construction
• EPA/HVAC and R410 national testing and certification
• Heating and heat pump maintenance
• Certified Pool Operator Industry Certification
• Appliance repair
 

Participants receive job placement assistance and have an option to co-enroll in our CollegeCareerCatalyst program to earn college credentials. 

 

ELIGIBILITY:
We are seeking interested candidates who meet the following requirements:

• Drug free
• Demonstrated experience in at least one trade
• Criminal backgrounds will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
• High school diploma, GED, or commensurate experience
• Basic math and reading skills

• Access to reliable vehicle

• Physically able to bend, lift, pull and push 50 pounds

 

View the Skills Training Calendars and attend an information session about this program. 
 

The holidays are here again!
We would like to  thank you for your support throughout the year and wish you and your family happy holidays. Don’t forget! At Goodwill of North Georgia we observe special hours on the following days:
 
Stores
Thanksgiving Day: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year’s Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
                             
Donation Centers
Thanksgiving Day: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year’s Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
 
Career Centers
November 23 – 26: Closed
December 23 – 25: Closed
New Year’s Eve: Closed
New Year’s Day: Closed
 
Have a safe and happy holiday season!