The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory in Solomons, Maryland seeks a Maintenance Aide II in its Maintenance and Facilities department.  The successful candidate will be responsible for performing scheduled and unscheduled minor maintenance in buildings assigned, assist mechanics and various trades with assigned projects. Perform maintenance inspections in areas as assigned.  This position provides a wide range of housekeeping services to ensure cleanliness, orderliness and attractive conditions are maintained in assigned buildings. This position will require moving of furniture, operating vacuums, buffers and other cleaning machinery as well as other general maintenance duties.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED and two year of related work experience are required.  General computer skills are required with the ability to read work orders and follow written instructions. Knowledge of general practices and techniques associated with campus basic maintenance is desired.

Send resume with the names and contact information of three (3) references in one pdf file to: and reference: Maintenance Aide in the subject line.

In-person applications will be accepted Monday-Friday 8:30 - 12:00 at Human Resources, 150 Farren Avenue, Solomons, MD 20688

Resumes or applications received by October 15, 2017 will receive full consideration. 

UMCES is an AA/EOE/ADA employer; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.