Maintenance / Laborer

Company Name Quonset Development Corporation
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted June 24, 2020
Job Type Full-time


Description: This position performs a variety of semi-skilled manual tasks and general and heavy labor as required in the maintenance of buildings and grounds in the Quonset Business Park.

  •  Performs a variety of maintenance tasks including the painting of buildings, walls and other surfaces; repair and installation of roofs, doors and window frames and the fabrication of partitions.
  • Assists in repairing and installing plumbing, heating, electrical equipment and appliances.
  • Performs ice and snow removal operations and other emergency work of the department.
  • Grounds maintenance activities include landscaping, and require working with push mower, commercial walk behind and riding machines, farm tractors, weed, and hedge trimmers.
  • Load and unload materials, assist in excavation work, and perform general laborer work as required.

Requirements: An ideal candidate for this position should have a high school diploma or equivalent with three (3) to five (5) years of responsible maintenance experience. Possess a Rhode Island Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or must obtain within 90 days of hire. A general knowledge of mechanical equipment, standard practices, hand tools, power tools and processes involved in trades related to general building maintenance is preferred. Position requires moderate to heavy physical effort with frequent lifting in excess of thirty (30) pounds up to 100 pounds or more. Operating a variety of motor vehicles and heavy equipment including but not limited to a snow plow is required; experience a plus. Hoisting engineering license is preferable.

Job Type: Full-time, year round

Salary Range: $35,000 - $40,000 depending on experience and licenses

Company Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Uniforms Provided
  • Annual Boot Allowance
  • Retirement & Savings Plan with Employer Match
  • Longevity Bonus

Please send letter of interest and resume by July 9, 2020 to:

 Laborer Selection Committee Quonset Development Corporation 95 Cripe Street North Kingstown, RI 02852 Fax (401) 268-9885 or e-mail:

 No phone calls please.

QDC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values diversity. Registered with the Department of Homeland Security as an E-Verify Employer