The Haldimand Norfolk Housing Corporation is seeking a highly organized and motivated individual to join our organization. You would have the opportunity as Maintenance Worker to work with a highly skilled team of peers in a challenging and supportive work environment. Our organization strives for a reputation of excellence - we are proud of our staff who takes pride in providing quality services to our customers.
$21.93 – 27.40 per hour
(Band 4 - under review)
35 hours per week
This is a unionized position, CUPE Local 4700
Working knowledge of the methods and practices sufficient to perform the work outlined below, including demonstrated ability to install, repair, replace and inspect plumbing, minor electrical, carpentry, and other maintenance repairs as indicated. Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and exercise tact when dealing with residents and staff. Demonstrated ability to inspect, adjust, repair and investigate fire alarm systems, mechanical and electrical equipment, and security monitoring system. Demonstrated ability in cleaning and painting.
Knowledge of Haldimand and Norfolk By-Laws including animal, pest and noise control, property standards as well as the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006, and Housing Services Act, 2011 would be considered an asset.
Ability to perform a variety of strenuous manual operations related to maintenance repairs including the ability to safely move furniture and major appliances with appropriate equipment; load and unload vehicle. Must be capable of performing overhead duties including but not limited to ceiling drywall and under sink repairs.
This position requires a valid class “G” driver’s license and a provision of own vehicle for use on the job. Additional use of a corporate vehicle required (Must possess and maintain a driving record deemed satisfactory by the Employer – recent driver’s abstract required upon request). As a condition of employment, the successful applicant(s) will be required to obtain a satisfactory Criminal Records & Judicial Matters check, at their own expense, prior to beginning work in this position.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
Performs a variety of maintenance and janitorial repair duties in HNHC owned and managed portfolios including but not limited to general plumbing, electrical, carpentry work. Performs walkthroughs to ensure all equipment or systems in working order and identifies deficiencies. Assists Property Manager in performing annual unit and vacancy inspections. Prepares vacant apartments for viewing/rental.
Install, repair, replace and/or maintain the following:
- Plumbing, toilet tank and flange, plugged toilet, sink, taps, faucet, floor drainage, wax seal, washer, shower head, caulking.
- Minor interior/exterior electrical/light fixtures, bulbs, plug receptacle, fuses, switches, breaker, phone/cable jack, fridge timer, door controls, sensors, smoke detector.
- Carpentry/door lockset, closets, sliding closet door mechanism, baseboard, cupboard doors, countertops, drawer tracks, mail slot, safety paddle lock, and emergency panic bar.
- General/floor tile, plaster wall repairs, ceramic tile, drywall patching, make window screen and frame, painting
- Bathrooms, fridges, stoves, public areas.
- Garbage disposal and recycling room.
Inspect and monitor the following:
- Utilities including electrical backup generator, electrical supply room, water main supply, fire pumps, hot water storage tanks, heating furnace, hot water boilers, fresh air intake units, exhaust/ventilating units, backflow and chillers.
- Public facilities including lounge, laundry, washroom, recycling, garbage disposal.
Perform walkthrough of assigned sites to ensure all equipment or systems in working order. Identify deficiencies as required.
Perform routine maintenance repairs and non-scheduled/emergency repairs in order to maintain building facilities in a safe and serviceable condition. Log activities as required.
Operate a security monitoring system for surveillance cameras.
Assist and perform annual unit and vacancy inspections and related work.
Prepare vacant apartments for viewing by making appropriate repairs.
Ability to travel to different HNHC locations as required.
Assist the Technical Services Manager by acting as a site contact during capital projects by showing contractors around if required.
Work in accordance with the provisions of applicable Health and Safety legislation and all HNHC corporate and departmental policies and procedures related to Occupational Health and Safety.
Perform other duties as assigned which are directly related to the major responsibilities of the job.
Location: Simcoe, Ontario with travel throughout Norfolk County and Haldimand County.
Matt Bowen, CEO, Haldimand-Norfolk Housing Corporation
Unit 2 – 25 Kent Street North, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 3S1
Applications/resumes should be marked “Confidential” and submitted by 4:00 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 2020. Resumes should be emailed directly to HNHC at the email address provided in this posting, forwarded links to download resumes or other material will not be accepted.
Please Note: The interview process will include a hands-on mechanical test that will include duties outlined in the ‘General Duties’ section of this posting.
HNHC is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Consistent with our Values and Corporate Culture Pillars, HNHC is committed to providing equitable treatment to all with respect to barrier-free employment and accommodation without discrimination. HNHC will provide accommodation for applicants in all aspects of the hiring process, up to the point of undue hardship. If you have an accommodation need, please contact our office as soon as possible to make appropriate arrangements.
The incumbent shall comply with all Health and Safety Policies and Practices for this position and the workplace.
It is the responsibility of the applicants to ensure that their application reaches Human Resources by the closing date or they may not be considered. It is also the responsibility of applicants to supply qualifications, licenses and related experience relevant to the qualifications outlined above for this competition as directed. On the basis of the criteria set out above, this posting is open to all applicants.
The statements made by me are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any falsification of statements, misrepresentations, deliberate omission or concealment of information may be considered just cause for discipline, up to and including termination for internal applicants and disqualification for external applicants.
Personal information collected from applications will be used to determine qualifications for employment. HNHC is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. The incumbent shall comply with all Health and Safety Policies and Practices for this position and the workplace.
- Extended health care
- Vision care
- Vacation & paid time off
- Dental care
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance programs
- Life insurance
Reference ID: 2020-02
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $21.93 to $27.40 /hour
- maintenance: 1 year (Required)