The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory in Solomons, Maryland seeks a multi-trade Chief I in its Maintenance and Facilities department.  The successful candidate will be responsible for performing scheduled and unscheduled inspections and general repairs of buildings, equipment, electrical equipment and grounds, work within teams and troubleshoot problems and ensure operational readiness and safe operation of campus equipment.  The successful candidate must have the ability to work with limited supervision and be a self-starter with a strong work ethic. 

QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED and five years of related work experience are required.  General working knowledge of maintenance operations and practical working skills with carpentry, basic electrical and mechanical equipment is required. Ability to work in hazardous and confined environments and during adverse weather and temperature conditions is also required of the successful candidate.

Send a single PDF document including resume and three (3) references to:  Please reference: “MT Chief” in the subject line.

Resumes received by February 20, 2015 will receive full consideration.

UMCES is an AA/EOE/ADA employer. Individuals with disabilities, Veterans, women, and minorities are encouraged to apply