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Job Number:  57941
Housing Maintenance Technician
Job Posted: Monday, 30 September 2019
Closing Date: Monday, 14 October 2019
(10 days ago)
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: (not entered)

HOUSING MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Job Number: 11778

Title: Housing Maintenance Technician

Nature: Full-time (35 hours per week)

Number of Positions: 1

Salary: $21.00 to $22.00 per hour

Location: Olympic Village, Vancouver

 

About the Position:

This is a hands-on position responsible for building maintenance within a non-profit managed portfolio of mixed commercial and residential properties in a non-smoking environment. Responsible for general maintenance and repair duties of a residential housing complex. Work will include electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and other related general repair or preventative maintenance activities. Supports the management team in tenant maintenance administration.

Reports to: Facilities and Housing Maintenance Manager

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a tool and parts inventory in a clean and organized maintenance area
  • Performs a variety of cleaning and maintenance tasks in and around the facilities
  • Performs repairs and renovations as necessary before and after tenant move in/move out
  • Repairs and maintains common areas and equipment
  • Monitors garbage removal and recycling
  • Assists the housing team in maintaining functional operation of the building systems
  • Identifies and coordinates with the direct manager repairs and maintenance of common areas
  • Roof maintenance, including checking and cleaning of drains and gutters
  • Supervises outside tradespeople for scheduled maintenance and repairs and assesses quality of work for acceptance recommendation purposes
  • Carries out unit and property inspections as assigned and completes required reports
  • Carries out equipment inspections and services as assigned and attests to results in the prescribed reporting formats
  • Delivers and displays building management notices as required
  • Maintains daily records and logs, proper documentation of tasks accomplished, and software entries
  • Assists co-workers with work orders and data entry
  • Responds to tenant’s maintenance work requests and building emergencies which may occur during or beyond regular hours
  • Manages elevator preparation for deliveries and Move ins/Move outs
  • Performs weekly security rounds of the building and maintenance inspections of common property and common area equipment
  • Works with Housing Team to maintain a preventative maintenance, inventory and record keeping system, ensuring all building maintenance work performed is in adherence to all building code and WorkSafe BC regulations and organizational policies and procedures
  • Supervises and maintains building and parking lot access to standards set by Management
  • Maintains and audits security camera systems, entry fob activating/deactivating, and fob tracking
  • Assists on regular inspection of security systems including fire alarms and sprinkler system;
  • Assists in coordinating access for third party service providers and shut down of building systems to accommodate installation of tenant improvements and/or modification to building systems
  • Provides excellent customer service by being responsive in a timely manner to all tenants
  • Understands the importance of professional boundaries as it relates to tenants, privacy and access to personal tenant information
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A Building Service Worker Certificate from a recognized institution plus at least 5 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience in basic carpentry, plumbing, drywall repairs, painting, electrical, etc.
  • Demonstrated applied knowledge of residential building and construction techniques and practices, maintenance and renovation methods, materials and equipment
  • Knowledge of residential tenancy act

 

Job Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to work independently to evaluate and prioritize a wide range of tasks in a timely manner.
  • Able to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Able to communicate effectively and positively with tenants, other staff, independent trades and contractors
  • Able to take direction and establish strong working relationships with managers and co-workers.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical and electrical building systems is an asset (e.g. DDC security, HVAC)
  • Excellent knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in maintenance work
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Fluent in writing and speaking English; other languages is an asset
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Basic computer skills using Microsoft Office Suite products
  • YARDI knowledge an asset
  • Solid understanding of safe work practices

 

Other Requirements:

  • A valid BC Driver License and access to a vehicle considered an asset
  • Clear criminal record check required
  • Able to work on evenings and weekends for emergency repairs
  • Able to work at other housing sites in the lower mainland as needed by workload and/or staff coverage

 

How to Apply:

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. embraces diversity and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

 

Interested candidates please apply by emailing your application by October 14, 2019, and submitting applications to: 

 

Resume and cover letter should not be longer than 3 pages. While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. embraces diversity and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

Interested candidates please apply by emailing your application by October 14, 2019, and submitting applications to: 

Resume and cover letter should not be longer than 3 pages. While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Contact Details
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www:   www.successbc.ca/career/11778-housing-maintenance-technician/


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