Reporting to the Manager, the Maintenance Technician is a key member of the organization’s team, ensuring that the Inverness Centre for the Arts facility and equipment is maintained to a high standard.
Reports to: Manager
Work with the Manager to develop strategic vision for the facility
Facility maintained through regular inspections and maintenance schedules including maintaining the building’s boiler and mechanical systems.
Troubleshooting and repairing issues with the building structure, plumbing, lighting, heating, refrigeration and electrical systems as well as overall general upkeep.
Outdoor maintenance including lawn mowing and snow removal when required.
Ensuring equipment and vehicles are maintained and in good working order.
Painting of facility indoors and outside building.
Regular cleaning of facility.
Assisting with set up and tear down for events and programs.
Other duties as required.
The individual will have working knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC systems and general workshop procedures.
Be comfortable working with a wide variety of hand tools, power tools and equipment.
Have a physical condition adequate for accomplishing all responsibilities including; ability to lift between 16 kg (35 lbs) and 23 kg (50 lbs) and move up to 45 kg (100 lbs); and, to negotiate stairs or ladders, awkward spaces, and work safely at heights.
Be able to work willingly as a team member in a collaborative environment with many people.
Be a strong communicator-both orally and in writing.
The successful applicant must possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license and have access to a vehicle.
This position is temporary full-time (37.5 hours per week) up to 52 weeks.
This position will be located at the Inverness County Centre for the Arts in Inverness, NS.
The applicant must have been in receipt of employment insurance over past 60 months and be unemployed.
The operating environment is such that staff may be required to work extra hours to meet the needs of the organization.
If you feel that this position may be right for you, please submit a resume and two professional references to: email@example.com