MassDevelopment is accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Specialist I in the Devens Department of Public Works.
Located in north-central Massachusetts and managed by MassDevelopment, Devens is home to more than 400 residents and a varied mix of businesses, government organizations, and nonprofits employing more than 5,000 people. Created by statute in 1993 to support business growth and attract economic development opportunities in the region, the 4,400-acre site features fast-track permitting and other incentives for businesses. The former military installation is recognized today as a national model for sustainable military base redevelopment. Along with its business tenants, the Devens community also includes more than 2,100 acres of recreation and open space, private residences, schools, and a network of human and social services providers. For more information about Devens, please visit devenscommunity.com.
Under the general direction of the Director of Public Works & Foreman, the Maintenance Specialist I performs general maintenance specialist functions for Devens facilities, roads, grounds, utilities, and buildings, utilizing his or her skills in a specialized trade.
Responsibilities include performing all basic maintenance tasks required either as a primary or secondary member of the team. This would include, but is not limited to, working within the building trades, landscaping, road and sidewalk maintenance, tree work, trash and recycling, and event support; operation of heavy equipment, performing basic vehicle and equipment operational checks, maintenance, and repairs; completing work orders and responding to and providing immediate assistance for emergency system failures (water leak, power outage, heat, road conditions, etc.); and performing other duties as assigned by management.
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Equal Opportunity Employer - MassDevelopment is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.