Appalachian Laboratory

Contingent II Contractual Service Worker

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) Appalachian Laboratory located in Frostburg, MD is seeking a Contingent 2 Contractual Service Worker.  Job responsibilities will include landscaping, housekeeping and simple maintenance tasks. This is a contractual, full-time salaried position with partially subsidized health benefits. Renewal of yearly contract will be based on funding availability and job performance. Annual salary range, which will be based on experience, is between $26,000 and 28,000.

Position Requirements: Ability to read, write, and perform arithmetic calculations; to follow oral and written instructions; to operate assigned hand and power tools and equipment; knowledge of commercial/industrial housekeeping equipment; to perform physical work requiring bending, stooping, reaching, carrying, and frequent heavy lifting; to work in adverse weather conditions; to wear and work in personal protective equipment Additionally, the ability to stand for long periods of time and to lift loads of at least 50 pounds is required.

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Individuals with disabilities, veterans, women, and minorities are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please send a resume and letter of interest and 3 references before March 1, 2018 to

Appalachian Laboratory
Contact Name:: 
Heather Johnson