Maintenance Jobs

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Maintenance Job Overview

Any business or company with a building, landscaping or machinery will need at least one maintenance worker, but usually need a team of contract workers. Every field from healthcare and education to real estate management requires maintenance work from time to time. Whether it's a large team of full-time maintenance workers at a large hospital or a small team of handymen at an apartment complex, maintenance is a stable field that will remain relevant as long as buildings and the businesses within them stand. Maintenance jobs are generally flexible, sometimes offer benefits, and are available worldwide.

Maintenance Jobs Education Requirements

Some maintenance jobs don't specifically mention an education requirement, but many require the applicant to have at least a high school diploma or equivalent. Some more technical maintenance positions, including machinery and aircraft maintenance, require more training to get the job, but do offer better pay in turn for the additional training.

Maintenance Job Market

Maintenance jobs offer security that most jobs of its kind can't. In the 2010 Bureau of Labor Statistics report, 1.3 million jobs in general maintenance existed. Based on this report, grounds maintenance worker jobs are projected to grow by another 254,600 by the time the next report comes out in 2020, which is surprisingly fast job growth in a recovering economy.

Work reliability is a bit unpredictable in this field—often, businesses will delay maintenance work during times of economic downturn, leaving little or no work for Maintenance Managers. However, the deferred work usually means more repairs in the long run, so most of the time, maintenance workers can count on steady work, even if some days are slower than others. Some maintenance workers find that when there isn't enough repair work to make ends meet—landscaping jobs also fall into the category of maintenance work and are available nearly year-round.

Maintenance Job Salary Information

General maintenance workers can expect a yearly salary of about $33,000, as of 2011. Grounds maintenance workers or those working on landscaping, earn about $25,000, which increases when promoted to a position like Landscape Architect. With greater training, maintenance workers can specialize in machinery maintenance and expect a yearly salary of around $40,000, or aircraft maintenance and earn around $73,000 per year. No matter what kind of maintenance career you decide to pursue, be sure to look into the expectations of each specific position before applying, and be sure to choose the position that's best for you.
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LEARN A TRADE WHICH OFFERS WORLDWIDE OPPORTUNITY Are you dependable and conscientious? Do you like fixing things and do you enjoy a challenge? Are you enthusiastic and do you like people? Can you work independently yet be part of a team? Are you a positive person and do you see the glass as half full? Do you have a clean criminal & driving record and are you drug free? Prominent Maryland Metro Ar...
JANITOR Janitor position open to start @ $10 per hour. Hourly rate will increase after 90 days. Must be able to work Monday - Friday from 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. Call for an Interview 253-973-8831 Posting provided by:...
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Troubleshooting of machines/equipment during and after installation. * Programming of PLC's is a plus. * Ensures new line set-ups have been centerlined. * Ensures new product coming off of line meets all customer specifications. * Follows all company and local work rules, safety rules and policies, BOS work instructions and SAP standards and activities. * Works...
Observes mechanical devices in operation and troubleshoots to locate causes of trouble. Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts. Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections. Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements. Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments. Repairs or replaces defective parts. Installs speci...
Hyundai Kia America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) is currently looking for a Kia Exterior Designer for our Kia Design Studio in Irvine, CA that will: Create compelling and appropriate design proposals for various concept and production car programs in the form of sketches, renderings and 3D digital models. Research and analyze trends in overall packaging, dimension, materials and products using...
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, KS and the surrounding areas. Ma...
IMMEDIATE OPENINGS: WEST COLUMBUS, WEST JEFF, LONDON, HILLIARD, GROVE CITY MASTER CLEAN™ is currently seeking quality oriented people for full time janitorial and warehouse cleaners for 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts. Some experience with operating auto-scrubbers and some light forklift duty would be preffered but not necessary. Starting pay $9-10 per hour and benefits such as paid vacation/holidays and...
STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES, A Structural Group Company, develops, markets and integrates proprietary products with specialty engineering services to create highly engineered solutions that sustain and enhance infrastructure across a broad range of end user markets. We provide our value-added solutions to designers and engineering professionals, contractors, and owners in the Commercial, Public, Indus...
Our client, a world leader in IT Storage management, has a long term contract opportunity for a SAN engineer. Skills required: • Brocade DCX, 7500, 7800 switches • FCR (EX port) configurations • VSAN • FCIP (compression and tunnels) • Zoning, LSAN zoning Remote Delivery is an option. The position is in Jersey City, NJ....
An Engineer with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for maintaining the physical functionality and safety of the facility in the hotelÆs continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Embassy Suites by Hilton has perfected the full-service, upscale, all-suite hotel. Built on a long-standing legac...
An Engineer with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for maintaining the physical functionality and safety of the facility in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Embassy Suites by Hilton has perfected the full-service, upscale, all-suite hotel. Built on a long-standing legac...
An Assistant Director of Property Operations with Hilton Hotels and Resorts is responsible for assisting the Director in overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? One...
An Engineer with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for maintaining the physical functionality and safety of the facility in the hotels continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Embassy Suites by Hilton has perfected the full-service, upscale, all-suite hotel. Built on a long-standing legacy...
Description This Home-Based Satellite TV Installer/Technician is based out of the Enid, OK area. As such, you will have the opportunity to begin and end your business day from home and be the face of Dish in your local community. Our Home-Based Satellite TV Installer/Technicians will also have the following: Minimum 5'x5'x10' covered and secured area at technician residence Computer with broa...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...
Description DISH supports more than 150 DISH In-Home Services offices that deliver DISH products and services to customers across the country. The IHS organization encompasses thousands of talented and dedicated employees who serve in roles including Technicians, Resource Planners, Analysts, Training and Quality Assurance Reps and Management to deliver the industry's best products and services. ...

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