Job Posting 84452

Building & Maintenance worker
Edmonton Humane Society
Edmonton area
Edmonton Humane Society, 13620 – 163 Street NW, Edmonton, AB
closes in 4 days (Wed, 29 Jun)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $ 15:00 an hour

Summer Student, Building & Maintenance Worker




The Edmonton Humane Society has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We are more than a shelter and a safe haven for thousands of animals in our care each year, We play a key role in the Edmonton region by enriching the lives of people and their companion animals not only through our sheltering, but through our programs, services and community engagement.

The Role

Reporting to the Manager, Infrastructure, we are looking for a reliable Facilities Maintenance Worker to assist the facilities staff with overseeing and managing the day-to-day operations and perform essential upkeep tasks throughout our facility.


Key Roles & Responsibilities

This position is responsible to assist and support the department with a variety of functions including :

  • Assisting in handling basic repairs and maintenance
  • Pick up, receive, and restock all areas with the required supplies
  • Assist the facilities crew with daily tasks
  • Assist facilities crew in conducting routine inspections of premises and equipment’s
  • Follow safe working practices and makes appropriate use of related safety equipment as required.
  • Assist in monitoring inventory and order supplies
  • Assist in maintain maintenance records, receipts and ensuring proper follow-up of all maintenance contracts as directed by Manager of Infrastructure

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in building/maintenance operations would be considered an asset
  • Experience with power and hand tools would be considered an asset
  • Training in CPR/First Aide would be considered an asset

Skills and Abilities

As the ideal candidate, you have the ability to multi-task and can work independently as needed.  You are professional and positive with strong communication and customer service skills. 

As you will be working in a facility with animals such as dogs, cats, rabbits etc., you have a passion for animals and the customers we serve.



Compensation: $15:00 an hour

Hours: 40 hours a week


How to Apply:

If you are looking for a rewarding position, then we invite you to forward your resume, and salary expectations, in confidence, by email to


The Edmonton Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resume. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.

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