Building Maintenance Worker

  • Full-time
  • Lewiston, ME
  • June 21, 2024

EMPLOYER: City of Lewiston



Accepting applicants for BUILDING MAINTENANCE WORKER with the City of Lewiston’s Public Works Department. Applications are available at the Human Resources Department or online at


Department:  Public Works

Division:        Public Buildings

Barg. Unit:    AFSCME- Public Works

Schedule:      Full-Time, Day Shift

Grade:            3/4  (starting at $20.38 – $21.43/hour) Depending on license.

SUMMARY: The Building Maintenance Worker performs a variety of facility maintenance and minor building construction tasks, including manual labor, custodial duties and related work, as required.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma, or equivalent, plus two (2) years building maintenance experience. Must have a valid State of Maine Class B driver’s license or be able to obtain within one year from start date.

WORK ACTIVITIES: Perform routine building maintenance such as plumbing, carpentry and painting repairs, replacement of light fixtures and bulbs, and general operation of custodial equipment. Move various equipment to assist other departments and set up for events. Clean and maintain building exteriors including snow removal, landscaping and litter removal, and exterior structural repair. Maintains heating, air conditioning and alarm systems and their components. Operate various equipment such as pick-up trucks, 1-ton plow trucks, single and tandem axle dump trucks with plow/wing, skid-steer loaders, bobcats, sidewalk plows and other various equipment and tools needed for maintenance operations. Perform other duties as assigned.

Submit resume, cover letter and City of Lewiston Employment Application to the Department of Human Resources, City Hall, 27 Pine Street, Lewiston, ME 04240. Additional Human Resources contact information for email and fax submissions is available at > Human Resources > Terri-Lynn Bechard

Application deadline is June 21, 2024. Only interviewed candidates will be notified. Prospective candidates MUST submit all required documents at time of application. Incomplete position inquiries, including those without accurate contact information, will be rejected.

How to Apply:

Contact: Terri-Lynn Bechard
Phone: (207) 513-3128

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