Building Maintenance Mechanic
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Building Maintenance Mechanic in the Central Maryland Area Command under the Potomac Division.
Performs a variety of skilled maintenance work for all Area Command properties and grounds including heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry work as well as routine maintenance and repairs.Schedules appropriate repair services for work outside of abilities and ensures that work completed by outside contractors is completed timely and correctly.
Education and Experience
Two (2) years course work from a technical or vocational school in construction, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning as well as plumbing and electronics, AND three (3) years’ experience performing maintenance and repair work for commercial building and grounds; OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Valid State Driver’s License
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of the methods, materials, tool, and practices used in at least two of the building, electrical, or mechanical trades.
Knowledge of plumbing, electrical, construction, and air conditioning equipment.
Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trades involved.
Skill in the care and use of tools and equipment used in the trades involved.
Ability to detect defects in equipment and to make proper repairs or adjustments.
Ability to follow instructions and work with little or no supervision
Physical and Mental Requirements
Ability to meet attendance requirements.
Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.
Ability to perform heavy lifting.
Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objects.
Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.
Work requires driving a vehicle and working outdoors daily with exposure to physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, heat or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting.
*Application Submittal Period: November 8, 2022 - November 30, 2022
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
- Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Property
- Pay Type Hourly
- Min Hiring Rate $18.81
- Travel Required Yes
- Baltimore, MD 814 Light Street 21230, 814 LIGHT ST, BALTIMORE, Maryland, United States of America