General Maintenance Worker
Aboriginal Housing Society of Prince George Cariboo
Prince George, BC
closed 6 days ago (Fri, 17 Sep) full time
The Maintenance Worker is an integral part of AHSPG’s vision and services. Reporting to the Asset Manager, the Maintenance Worker provides general residential maintenance support. The Maintenance Worker has effective communication, time management, mechanical and organizational skills, and the ability to work both independently and in teams. The Maintenance Worker is detailed-oriented and has above-average troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. The successful applicant will possess good physical condition as the job demands frequent lifting and carrying.
KEY SKILLS and DUTIES:
Cleaning gutters (seasonal)
Basic landscaping (seasonal)
Building trade skills – basic knowledge in areas of electrical, plumbing, HVAC and carpentry
Understanding safety procedures and practices – adheres to safety practices when cleaning and moving equipment to avoid injury or workplace accidents for employees, tenants and the public
Replacing bulbs and ballasts in light fixtures, repairing leaking sinks, toilets, and opening clogged
Ability to complete minor repairs on various equipment and facilities to ensure effective facility operations
Conducts preventive maintenance inspections of equipment, systems and buildings
Tests smoke and carbon monoxide detectors according to manufacturer’s Replaces batteries and maintains service logs of tests and repairs.
Maintains tools and equipment and keep supplies and parts in order. Cleans work area, tools, machines and equipment
Installs weather stripping, interior and exterior trim and finish hardware. Install items such as window shades, venetian blinds and curtain
Performs security rounds of the buildings
Handles on-call duties after hours and weekends
Must have Indigenous cultural agility and demonstrate appropriate behavioral competencies
Must successfully complete Criminal Record Review for work with vulnerable adults and children
Must sign Oath of Confidentiality
Must have a reliable vehicle and a valid BC Class 5 driver’s license
Professionalism, respect, self-discovery and awareness, conflict resolution skills, performance and quality and client
Hours of work: 35 hrs/week, generally 8 am – 4
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.
This position offers competitive compensation and benefits
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