Skookum Contract Services General Maintenance Worker in Baltimore, Maryland

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General Maintenance Worker

Where: Baltimore, Maryland (USCG YARD, Curtis Bay)

Type: Full Time, Non-Exempt

Wage: $21.43 per hour

Work Schedule: Day Shift, Monday – Friday

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Skookum is seeking an experience General Maintenance Worker who will perform general maintenance and repair of equipment and buildings requiring practical skill and knowledge in such trades as painting, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, and electrical work.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assigns, coordinates and tracks employee work assignments as well as reviews work orders, monitors the safety and well-being of employees, and records work completed.

  • Responsible for a variety of tasks to include painting, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, and electrical work.

  • Communicates/interacts directly with the customer, informing them of unexpected/additional repairs and determining customer need.

  • Ensures completed work meets quality control standards and environmental protection requirements.


  • Journeyman Level certification preferred or equivalent combination of experience and/or licensing.

  • Ability to perform general maintenance tasks such as general carpentry, roofing, plumbing, masonry, painting and electrical work.

  • Ability to work in a variety of different environments, including inclement weather and high man lifts.

  • Ability to read and understand schematics and blueprints preferred.

  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must be able to provide customer service in a professional and courteous manner

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 70 lbs.

  • Must have good manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination, physical fitness, and a good sense of balance.


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain installation access and a Common Access Card (CAC).

  • Valid State Driver License required. Must be able to obtain and maintain coverage by Skookum’s insurance carrier.

Date Posted: 10/10/18

Skookum was established in 1988 out of Port Townsend, WA, employing 18 individuals. Skookum to date operates in 11 states including Washington, D.C. and currently employs over 1,200 individuals nationwide providing critical facilities and logistics services to our government customers. One third of our employees are Veterans. Our home office is headquartered in Bremerton, WA.


We are dedicated to delivering superior, on-time products and services to our customers. We strive to build a diverse workforce throughout all of our worksites, along with a strong focus on hiring returning soldiers and persons with disabilities.


We promote exceptional results with extraordinary people through our diverse team of skilled and values-driven individuals.


We collaborate with each other so that everyone can contribute. We perform work that has a meaningful purpose with the mission to create social change.

Skookum has a reputation of excellence, open communications, transparent operations and an outstanding workforce!

Skookum is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Skookum participates in E-Verify. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity, eligibility to work in the United States and must complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.