Self-storage is one of the fastest growing sectors of the retail sales industry. StorageMart is one of the largest independent providers of self-storage for business and domestic customers in Canada, the United States and the U.K.
StorageMart is currently seeking an energetic and proactive Maintenance Technician for the GTA.
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for providing overall maintenance of multiple facilities, ensuring safe and maintained stores, while providing advanced technical advice related to security operation and mechanical equipment.
Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to)
Trouble-shooting front entrance gates. Advanced knowledge of gate technology required. Repair gates as needed.
Replacing door springs and winding tension on storage unit doors.
Taking care of basic electrical and plumbing issues.
Some carpentry and building with metal.
Painting a variety of surfaces.
Assisting in large Capital improvement projects and small construction projects.
Communicating and assisting with hired contract workers.
Staying current with technical advancements and improvements to security and other mechanical equipment. This entails executing improvements and/or supervising implementation.
Overall maintenance for multiple sites which includes but not limited to roof repairs, asphalt repairs and general concrete work.
Stay current on training, processes, procedures, and policies.
Keep Regional Managers and Operations Director informed of any issues at assigned site/store including but not limited to maintenance, safety, etc.
High school diploma. At least 1 year of experience in maintenance in a commercial setting. Dependability is a requirement.
Must be able to read and write in English. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Must be able to navigate a computer on a basic level.
Must have own vehicle (pickup truck) to travel to/from various sites throughout the day.
Must provide own tools
Must be willing to work any day of the week (Mondays to Sundays) as well as holidays.
Must be able to work inside and outside, in temperature extremes.
Must be able to walk, stand, stoop, kneel, crouch and climb stairs as well as a 10-foot ladder and be walking/standing for up to 6 hours/day (approximately 2/3 of normal working shift).
Must be able to lift, carry, push, pull or move up to 50 lbs. and have the strength to routinely handle a bolt cutter, grinder and power washer, etc.
StorageMart is a family owned business.
We offer a competitive wage ($26.50 – 28.50/hr.), car allowance, Extended Medical Benefits, generous Company contributions to RSP, paid time off and a great team to work with throughout the company.