Job Title: Maintenance Aide
Salary Range: $37,440 - $39,520
Location: Montgomery County, MD
Job ID: 400819
Posted on: Apr 16, 2019
Maryland Environmental Service is seeking a Maintenance Aide to join our team at our Montgomery County Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in Derwood, MD. The MRF processes over 30,000 tons of commingled recyclable material and over 45,000 tons of mixed paper and cardboard annually. Equipment to be worked on includes belt conveyors, vibrating conveyors, rotating trommels, air classifiers, bottle perforators, ferrous magnets, eddy current separators, and hydraulic balers. Heavy mobile equipment to be worked on includes wheel loaders and forklifts. This position will require the candidate to work days, evenings, or weekends as needed to ensure the facility is operational at all times.
Requirements for this position include: High School Diploma/GED, plus 1 year of experience performing installation, repair and maintenance of mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment. Candidates who are mechanically inclined, energetic, and have a desire to learn the facility and equipment will excel. Must have a valid driver's license with less than 5 points.
Preferred qualifications for this position include: experience performing repair and maintenance on heavy equipment, and welding experience, specifically flat/plate welding.
MES believes our employees are our greatest asset. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including: Generous 401k match, health insurance, considerable financial assistance towards continuing education, paid vacation, personal, and sick leave as well as life and disability coverage. Maryland Environmental Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis. MES does not participate in programs which require sponsorship for work visas.