Building Maintenance Superintendent

Bangor, Maine, United States | Maintenance and Operations | Full-time

Apply by: Feb. 28, 2020

Department of  Defense Veterans & Emergency Management

Opening Date:   February 13, 2020

Closing Date: February 28, 2020 

Job Class Code:   8250
Grade:   22
Salary:   $40,747.20 - $55,702.40
Location: Bangor

JOB DESCRIPTION:    The Building Maintenance Superintendent position is structure and craft work in directing and overseeing repair, construction and maintenance activities at the Maine Air National Guard Base in Bangor.  The successful candidate will be  responsible for a sixteen-person crew to include Carpentry, Masonry, Painting, Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC, Material Control, Custodial Services and Roads & Grounds Maintenance.  Occasional travel to additional bases in Portland and Augusta is required..


  • Determines, plans, assigns and evaluate work and work procedures in order to accomplish ANG goals
  • Plans, coordinates and supervises work projects in order to meet established standards and ensure maximum maintenance program effectiveness
  • Estimates and projects material and labor expenditures for new construction, alterations and reports in order to maximum use of available resources
  • Reviews plans for new construction, alterations and repairs in order to recommend changes needed for compliance with established standards
  • Inspects buildings in order to ensure compliance with OSHA regulations and fire safety codes and makes recommendations and/or corrections for unsafe conditions.
  • Implements and complies with human resource laws, policies, procedures and practices such as: AA/EEO, recruitment, employment, position classification, performance appraisals, training, discipline, contract administration, human resource components of security protocols of agency information security and confidentiality policies, and employee safety.


  • Knowledge of applicable state and federal laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of  the  methods,  practices,  materials,  and  equipment  of the  building  trades  including carpentry, masonry, painting, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, custodial, road and grounds maintenance, automotive repair, and boiler operations. 
  • Knowledge of labor and materials cost estimation. 
  • Knowledge of building maintenance and preventative maintenance programs. 
  • Knowledge of OSHA, fire safety, and life safety guidelines and regulations. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:    A five (5) year combination of experience, education and/or training in general maintenance and repair work including three (3) years in a supervisory capacity.  Valid Maine State Driver’s License required.

Preference may be given to applicants possessing experience with military construction contracts and preparing Statements of Work. 

In order to obtain permanent status in this position, the successful candidate must pass a Department of Defense background check.

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants need to apply online by selecting the "Apply for this opening" button along with uploading a cover letter, current resume, copies of post-secondary transcripts, licensing, registration and certifications.  If you require a paper application, please contact Human Resources at 623-6700. 

Contact Information: 

Mary-Jayne Monroe, Human Resources, at (207)623-6736 or;

Why work for the State of Maine?


The value of State’s share of Employee’s Retirement Contribution: 14.47% of pay for bargaining unit positions 

The value of State-paid Dental Insurance:  $14.31 biweekly.

The value* of State-paid Health Insurance: 

100% State Contribution = $461.75 biweekly / Employee pays nothing

95%  State Contribution = $438.66 biweekly / Employee pays: 5%  = $23.09 biweekly

90%  State Contribution = $415.58 biweekly / Employee pays:10% = $46.17 biweekly

85%  State Contribution = $392.49 biweekly / Employee pays:15% = $69.26 biweekly

*The level of the actual value of state paid Health Insurance will be based on the employee's wage rate and status with regard to the health credit premium payment.

Maine State Government is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.