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Recruitment #22-001107-0011


Join a dynamic team of State employees that supports the Maryland National Guard, their mission, and the other State employees of the Maryland Military Department!  The Maryland Military Department offers free parking for employees! This position works on a compressed work schedule from 6:30 am to 5 pm, Tuesday thru Friday. In addition to a great benefits package this entry level position has a career track for advancement for anyone willing to advance in their trade.

This position is an emergency essential position. 




Edgewood Enclave 
8446 Brigade Street Bldg E-4221
Gunpowder Maryland 21010-0000

Main Purpose of Job

The main purpose of this job is to support the Maryland Military Department Installations Division specifically the Edgewood Enclave. The Edgewood Enclave is a unique area that supports the Maryland Army National Guard and is comprised of many facilities to including Armories, Army Aviation Support Facility, Field Maintenance Shop, Combined Support Maintenance Shop, Lauderick Creek Training Area, and several other buildings located on the Havre de Grace Military Reservation and Aberdeen Proving Grounds (South). The incumbent will be part of the Edgewood Enclave Installations Maintenance Team providing building maintenance support to all customers. Building maintenance includes but is not limited to electrical, plumbing, HV AC, carpentry, painting, grounds maintenance, equipment maintenance, snow removal, and door repairs.


Duties included but are not limited to:

* Make minor repairs and alterations to equipment and building structures
* Perform minor maintenance and repairs in specific areas (such as light bulb replacement, painting and parking area maintenance) 
* Interior painting of the structure as required due to wear and tear, as well as office moves and remodeling
* As required make minor repairs to roadways, walkways and other ground construction
* As needed make minor repairs to floors, windows, furniture and other wooden structures
* On a weekly basis, check and maintain sewer lines, clean traps, monitor boiler for operation and clean roof sewer lines
* Complete maintenance projects such as installation/removal of air conditioners, changing fixtures and ballasts, replacing toilet seats, posting signs, and paper towel and soap dispensers
* Remove snow and ice from surrounding walks, driveways, access points around the facility
* Remove trash and debris from public areas by gathering trash and taking it to the dumpster for disposal


Education:   Eighth grade.

Experience: Three years of experience in any combination of the maintenance trades provided that at least two years of experience are primarily in the trades of electricity, plumbing, steamfittings, refrigeration or air-conditioning.


1. Candidates may substitute additional experience in any of the maintenance trades on a year-for-year basis for up to three years of the required education.

2. Candidates may substitute the possession of a degree from an accredited vocational or technical high school with a major in Building Maintenance or a related field for the required experience.

3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer in utilities repair classifications or construction and engineering specialty codes in any combination of maintenance trades, on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.


Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.


This position will require the ability to pass a Federal background check in addition to a State background to access the Edgewood Enclave and computer systems.  The ability to obtain and maintain this access to the facility is a condition of employment for this position.

This position is an emergency essential position.


Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. Successful candidates will be ranked as Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the eligible (employment) list for at least one year.


This position is not subject to Bargaining Unit MOU's.



Military Veterans may qualify for additional bonus points towards certification. A copy of your proof of
eligibility (DD 214) for Veterans’ Credit will be required prior to hire.

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application. Online application
process is STRONGLY preferred. The paper application must be received by the closing date for the
recruitment. No postmarks will be accepted. If online access is not available, you may submit a paper
application to:
Maryland Military Department State Personnel Office
Fifth Regiment Armory, Room B10
Baltimore, MD 21201-2288

TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay.

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact Katie Powell

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting
employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity

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