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Job Details

Job Number:  57520
Residential Building Attendant #0326
Job Posted: Thursday, 12 September 2019
Closing Date: Thursday, 19 September 2019
(closing today)
Lookout Housing & Health Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: 20.62

NOTICE:                                                                                                                            JOB POSTING #0326

POSITION:   Residential Building Attendant (Grid 15)                                              1 Full time – First Place

SALARY:   $20.62 Per Hour (as per the Collective Agreement)


  • Sunday through Thursday
  • Shift times will be from 07:30 to 15:30 hours
  • Shifts are 7.25 hours in length
  • Days of rest shall be consecutive. Schedule may change with two weeks’ notice
  • Probationary/qualifying period will be 488 hours with mid and end point reviews


The Residential Building Attendant (BA) reports to the Site Manager and works in accordance with the mission and philosophy of Lookout Housing and Health Society, including following Lookout’s Code of Ethics. Building Attendants perform a variety of administrative, maintenance, and security functions within the residence managed by Lookout.

JOB DUTIES (In Brief):

  • Administrative tasks related to property management such as: rent collection, security deposits, petty cash
  • Maintenance work and repair duties such as repairing furniture, installing switches, replacing plugs, and other basic appliance repairs
  • Prepares estimates of maintenance and repair costs for management
  • Performs a variety of cleaning duties, garbage removal, and monitors disposal services
  • Monitors condition and cleanliness of client rooms, and ensures a safe and secure environment
  • Will assist new staff, oversee volunteers, and work with all staff to ensure facilities meet the needs of guests
  • Maintains manual and computerized reports and records on an ongoing basis
  • Job duties may have a few disagreeable factors


  • Minimum Grade 12 education plus two (2) years of recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Must have current Occupational First Aid Level 1 Certificate
  • Crisis Intervention Skills Training is an asset
  • Ability to work independently or in a team setting
  • Strong ability to manage stress and organize workload
  • Excellent communication, writing, documentation, and organizational skills
  • Understands and maintains clientele/worker boundaries
  • Ability to work with disadvantaged and challenging adults in a diverse environment
  • Strong physical and mental ability to perform work tasks and operate job related equipment
  • A minimum of two (2) years of sobriety if you have had concerns related to alcohol and/or drug use
  • Criminal Record Clearance – Vulnerable Sector


CLOSING DATE: Applications will be accepted until September 19, 2019 at 5:00pm

“All employees, including laid off and displaced employees, are entitled to apply on the vacancy and be considered pursuant to the provisions of Article 12.9.” Internal applicants must notify manager of intent to apply. External applicants will be reviewed after Internal.


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Lookout Housing and Health Society

www:   lookoutsociety.ca

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