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Maintenance Assistant, Job Offer in Ottawa, Ontario

Job description

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

  • Grade 12 minimum

Background:

  • Two years or more experience, preferably in health care setting;
  • Knowledge and training in physical plant and grounds maintenance including plumbing, HVAC, electrical, etc.;
  • Excellent communication skills

Personal Requirements:

  • Work as part of a team
  • Capable of adapting to different situations and change
  • Keen interest in working with seniors

FUNCTIONS:

  • General repairs to the building, equipment and furnishings;
  • General renovations of rooms including painting, wallpaper and surface repairs;
  • Provide maintenance services as scheduled;
  • Maintain the effectiveness of building mechanical, electrical and fire detection and safety systems;
  • Minor adjustment to the building mechanical, electrical and fire systems as deemed necessary and directed by the ESM;
  • Routine surveillance of the grounds, including parking lot and underground garage. Maintain the grounds in a neat and tidy fashion;
  • Maintain a high level of safety and security for residents, staff and visitors;
  • Assist in maintaining preventive maintenance program;
  • Assist in maintaining an adequate inventory of maintenance supplies for day-to-day use;
  • Notifies ESM of all equipment and building areas in need of repair and develops an action plan.

RESPONSIBILITIES TO HEALTH AND SAFETY:

  • Is aware of employees’ responsibilities and follows all Health and Safety policies and procedures as set out in the department manual;
  • Works safely to reduce the risk of injury to self, co-worker and residents;
  • Is alert to and promptly reports all actual or potentially hazardous situations to immediate supervisor. Does not operate or use faulty equipment;
  • Wears personal protective equipment (or clothing) as required by task, MSDS or company policy;
  • Promptly reports personal injury to supervisor and seeks firs aid as needed;
  • Participates in fire safety demonstrations and fire drills, and is knowledgeable of the homes fire and disaster plan;
  • Continued employment is dependent upon participation in annual training program of WHMIS,
  • Fire Drills, Resident Abuse, CPR, Safe Food Handling, Infection Control, etc., as per RHA and other provincial legislations. 
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