Maintenance Trainee/Maintenance Worker
City of Aberdeen, MD

Posted February 08, 2020

Employment Type Full-time

Compensation $14.91 Maintenance Trainee or $17.24 Maintenance Worker (CDL)

Company City of Aberdeen, MD

Location 60 N. Parke Street
Aberdeen, MD 21001



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We currently have three (3) openings for Maintenance Trainee/Maintenance Worker for our Public Works Department.  The Public Works Department constructs, repairs, and maintains parks, streets and other City owned facilities.  The DPW also operates and maintains underground utilities such as water, sewer, and stormwater systems.  This position performs tasks within facilities and public rights-of-way such as snow removal and other weather-related events.  Candidate will be expected to work both individually and with a crew as needed.  In addition, the Maintenance Trainee/Worker provides support for a variety of community special events.  The work can be physically demanding and unclean, and the Maintenance Trainee/Worker may be subject to respond during emergencies on a 24-hour basis and may be required to work occasional evening, weekends, or holidays during special events.

  • Performs tasks related to the maintenance and operations of City streets, sidewalks, parks, storm drains, water and sewer systems and City-owned facilities
  • Provides support for a variety of community special events, including supporting the event management team, traffic control, site preparation, security, and site clean up
  • Helps with snow/ice removal, storm recovery, and other emergencies during and outside of normal work hours
  • Completes any reports or logs
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • The ideal candidate has a high school diploma or GED and some work experience in construction, maintenance, and/or repair tasks. He or she must be a self-starter prepared to get to work with a positive attitude and stamina to perform the rigorous duties of this job. A valid driver's license is required for our Maintenance Trainee positions. A valid Commercial Drivers License (CDL) is required our Maintenance Worker positions..

  • Group benefits package (Medical, Dental, Long- and Short-term Disability, Vision, Life Insurance, and 401k)
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Family and Medical Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Personal Days
  • Sick Time
  • Vacation