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Facilities Maintenance. Job in Elkton FOX8 Jobs

Elkton, Maryland
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Join a team of more than 32,000 team members, comprised of our home office and over 229 clubs and 7 distribution centers. We're committed to delivering value and convenience to our Members, helping them save every day on everything they need for their family and home. BJ's Wholesale Club offers a collaborative, team-oriented environment where all team members can learn, grow and excel.


Job Summary:

To perform and assist with facility maintenance activities as assigned including but not limited to maintenance functions for buildings, equipment, and grounds.

Job Responsibilities: 

Ensure equipment and systems operate efficiently and safely

Understand and comply with safety management, EPA and OSHA policies, procedures, and programs

Understand and use data from Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) to complete proper and timely preventative maintenance, repairs, and record keeping as required

Ensure all paperwork is accurate, completed on time, and neat

Interact effectively and in a respectful manner even in difficult situations

Work with little direction and assist others

Continually displaying a conscious concern for personal and team member safety by assisting to provide the safest workplace possible

Safely operating and maintaining equipment

Reporting unsafe equipment, conditions, and behaviors to direct supervisor immediately

Take immediate action to correct safety issues

Treat building and equipment with respect and report all safety concerns

Identify and suggest possible equipment and/or safety improvements

Follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) policies and procedures

Support sanitation by keeping areas clean and neat while working and at end of shift

(If applicable and properly trained/certified,) Operate Material Handling Equipment (MHE) as required by position or as assigned by function

Follow and confirm proper lock out/tag out and permit procedures

Other duties as assigned

Experience and Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED. College coursework, continuing technical education or comparable business experience preferred

Warehouse experience preferred

Experience operating Material Handling Equipment preferred

Ability to remain calm and focused while prioritizing requests from multiple sources

Ability to use basic hand tools \ Basic knowledge of general construction, plumbing, electric, and hydraulic systems

Accuracy and attention to detail

Able to read, write, speak and understand English Ability to read and understand label data

Ability to read small print on packaging and paperwork, with or without corrective lenses

Ability to take directions using the headset selection system (such as VoCollect)

Ability to accommodate flexible schedules to meet the needs of the customer to include nights, weekends and holidays

Environmental Job Conditions:

Independently lift up to 50 lbs frequently and 100 lbs occasionally Must be able to respond and perform physical demands of weather emergencies

Must be able to tolerate and work in confined space(s)

Must perform pre-shift stretching routine

Must be able to pass respirator fit test, wear respirator and Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) if required

Able to sit, stand, walk, bend, squat on a frequent to continual basis in a refrigerated warehouse environment

Able to grasp, reach, push or pull (such as boxes of product, or a hand truck) on a frequent basis

Ability to utilize good hand-eye coordination and depth perception to operate forklift, reach truck, and HiLo safely and accurately

Able to step up onto and down from equipment as required by task (such as forklift, reach truck, etc.)

Ability to work at elevated heights while wearing PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for the job (such as fall protection harnesses)

Ability to reach above shoulder level frequently

Able to adjust to fluctuating temperatures and withstand freezing temperatures as low as -20 degrees Fahrenheit

Ability to work in a noisy warehouse environment

Able to wear and communicate through headsets for long periods of time as required by location

Able to work while wearing appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for the job (such as steel-toed protective footwear, harness, safety glasses, hard hat, gloves, insulated clothing, etc)

Ability to handle and physically be near products which may contain food allergens (such as fish, shellfish, peanuts, etc.)

Ability to utilize equipment for the job safely and accurately after training (such as computer, handheld tracker, copiers, scanners, printers, radio headsets, forklift, reach truck, etc.)

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  • Job Reference: 705868857-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BJ's Wholesale Club
  • Location: Elkton, Maryland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent