Posted: Sep 22, 2022

2022-2697: Maintenance Working Foreman

Salary: $47,347.00 - $47,347.00 Annually
Application Deadline: N/A


The maintenance working foreman oversees and participates in the work of employees engaged in the upkeep, maintenance and repair of buildings and related structures painting, masonry, woodwork and/or maintaining and repairing building utility systems, including heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems using power and small hand tools; maintain records of work progress, materials and equipment used, etc.; and perform related work as required.

Hours: 3-11pm, Monday through Friday, Saturday and Sunday off

Break: 8-8:30pm

Salary: $47,347.04 annually/$910.36 weekly

Minimum Entrance Requirements:

Applicants must have at least two years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in building maintenance, repair and/or construction or in a building construction trade.


  1. Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class 3 Motor Vehicle Operator’s License may be required.

Working Conditions:

Salem State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities. For accommodation information or requests please email [email protected]

Maintenance Working Foremen work indoors and outdoors; lift and carry heavy objects and equipment; climb ladders or scaffolds; may work varied shifts and/or irregular hours; may work under exposure to high noise levels, high voltage wires, etc.; and may operate light motor vehicles. This position is and essential personnel job.

Ability to work a flexible schedule according to departmental needs, which may include occasional evenings and weekends, as well as emergency, after-hour and recall situations.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please apply online. Resume and cover letter are not required, but are appreciated.

Employment is contingent upon a completed background and CORI check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check. 

This position is not eligible for H1B visa sponsorship.

Please note all newly hired staff and faculty, will need to be in compliance with Salem State University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement.

EEO Statement:

Salem State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.