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Maintenance Industry Overview


Any enterprise with a substantial physical plant or real estate requires maintenance work, a component of overhead that most companies must shoulder. Whether performed by a sole employee or by hundreds or thousands of contract workers, maintenance jobs are a reliable source of employment in sectors ranging from healthcare to automotive manufacturing to government. Large commercial equipment maintenance companies include Pratt & Whitney Engine Services and Aquilex Holdings; in the building-services sector, Serco Group and ABM Industries are major employers, according to Hoovers.

Maintenance Job Market


There were nearly 1.3 million jobs in general maintenance and repairs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Grounds maintenance workers held an additional 1.2 million jobs, and their ranks are projected to grow by another 254,600 by 2020, faster than the average occupation.

Work opportunities in maintenance are a boon to those with no more than a high school diploma, offering job security and pay that’s typically about twice the minimum wage. Maintenance employment levels fluctuate somewhat, but maintenance deferred in a recession often creates even more work during the eventual recovery. Although workers in grounds maintenance often suffer seasonal ups and downs in employment, the gradual migration of Americans to more temperate climes has created additional landscaping jobs that run year-round, or nearly so.

Common jobs in maintenance include janitor, groundskeeper, landscaper, maintenance mechanic, maintenance technician, maintenance supervisor, maintenance planner, maintenance electrician, maintenance engineer, maintenance director and maintenance manager.

Maintenance Salaries


Median wages for general maintenance and repair workers were $35,030 in 2011, according to the BLS. Grounds maintenance workers earned median salaries of $25,100. Maintenance jobs requiring additional training and skills can pay more. Machinery maintenance workers, for example, earned median salaries of $39,490, with the top 10 percent making $59,860. Aircraft maintenance managers earned a median of $73,237, with the top 10 percent making $109,246, according to online salary database PayScale.com.
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MasTec designs, builds, installs, maintains and upgrades infrastructures that are the backbone of the nation's economy. Telephone, high-speed internet, electric, water, sewer, natural gas, wireless and wind are the areas in which our work touches the lives of millions. We are experiencing growth and are currently hiring for Field Technicians to work in Virginia Beach and the surroundings. MasTec F...
This is an internal only posting. Only current Columbus Regional Airport Authority employees will be considered for this opportunity. All applicants must apply on-line. The deadline to apply is October 2, 2014. POSITION PURPOSE Under immediate supervision, is responsible for performing a wide variety of general maintenance tasks associated with building trades, both inside and outside buildings....
MasTec, Advanced Technologies is a Home Service Provider for DirecTV and we are currently recruiting in your area for Satellite Installation Technicians. Our Technicians install, test, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade equipment that receives signals for residential and business customers. Paid Training Begins October 13, 2014 Our average first-year Technician earns between 30-35K, with uncapped ...
MasTec, Advanced Technologies is a Home Service Provider for DirecTV and we are currently recruiting in your area for Satellite Installation Technicians. Our Technicians install, test, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade equipment that receives signals for residential and business customers. Paid Training Begins September 29, 2014 Our average first-year Technician earns between 30-35K, with uncappe...
MasTec designs, builds, installs, maintains and upgrades infrastructures that are the backbone of the nation's economy. Telephone, high-speed internet, electric, water, sewer, natural gas, wireless and wind are the areas in which our work touches the lives of millions. We are experiencing growth and are currently hiring for Field Technicians to work in Kansas City, MO and the surrounding areas. Ma...
MasTec designs, builds, installs, maintains and upgrades infrastructures that are the backbone of the nation's economy. Telephone, high-speed internet, electric, water, sewer, natural gas, wireless and wind are the areas in which our work touches the lives of millions. We are experiencing growth and are currently hiring for Field Technicians to work in St. Louis, MO and the surrounding areas. MasT...
The responsibilities for this position are to perform micro-assembly, soldering and installation of tabs, gauges and wire components under magnification. Position requires intense soldering and candidates should be able to solder very small electronic parts/wire under microscope or magnifying lens. Candidates should also be very good at working with small parts (soldering, assembling, etc). Essen...
Job Purpose: Maintains building environment and grounds by maintaining building, heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment; providing housekeeping, grounds keeping, and repair services. Duties: * Secures building and occupants by maintaining alarm and fire protection devices. * Keeps equipment operational, systems and building ready for use by completing preventive maintenance schedu...
Service (Maintenance) Manager Hercules Real Estate Services seeks a skilled maintenance. professional to ensure physical operation & appearance of our community in Winston Salem, NC. Must have knowledge of unit turnover, plumbing, electrical & carpentry. HVAC exp required. Excellent Benefits to include M/D/V, 401K match, vac & sick and much more. Top Pay. Please visit www.herculesliving.com to ...
Provides timely and cost effective maintenance services to the Distribution Center by performing the following main duties: Replaces or repair belts, lacing, pin, motors, gearboxes, chains, air valves, rollers, line shafts, accumulators, photo eyes, etc. Troubleshoots electrical and plumbing problems within DC. Assists other maintenance associates when possible. Maintains radio communication w...
Title: CNC Machinist Location: South Bend IN Salary: $18.00 per hour How to Apply: Submit your resume in Word format to Sally Brewer at ***** Sally Brewer is a gear recruiter with MRI Person County and recruits for the top gear manufacturing companies in the USA KEY WORDS: CNC, CNC Machinist, Gear, Manufacturing, Gear hobbing, Fanuc Job Description: We are seeking several exper...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Premises Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Premises Technicians work both inside and outside and...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
Polyfab Corp. of Sheboygan, WI is a Custom Thermoplastic Injection Molding Supplier of Choice Since 1971. We are dedicated to integrity, innovation and solutions. By using advanced equipment as well as an expert team, we are able to deliver products that exceed expectations and our commitments. We seek a manager with experience in Automation and Maintenance, including PLC Programming who strives ...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...

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