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Job Details

Building Maintenance Worker

Posted on Feb 14, 2021 by The Calgary John Howard Society

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 20 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 28, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

The Calgary John Howard Society

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Office building
  • Commercial building
  • Apartment/condominium complex
  • Health care institution, facility or clinic

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Safety equipment/gear

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Equipment Operated/Used

  • Snowblower
  • Power tools
  • Small tractors (lawn/snow removal attachments)
  • Security system
  • Carpet cleaning machine

Administrative and Coordination Skills

Contact contractors for repairs and maintenance of the establishment

Janitors, Caretakers and Building Superintendents Specific Skills

  • Move heavy furniture, equipment and supplies
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Make adjustments and minor repairs to heating, cooling, ventilation, plumbing and electrical systems, and contact tradespersons for major repairs
  • Perform other routine maintenance jobs such as painting and drywall repair
  • Perform minor repairs on appliances
  • Clean snow and ice from walkways and parking areas

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 28, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Building Maintenance Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Janitors, Caretakers and Building Superintendents
METHODICAL

Interest in copying instructions to clean and maintain the interior and exterior of commercial, institutional and residential buildings and their grounds; to contract tradespersons for major repairs; and to ensure that security and safety measures are in place in the establishment

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating - manipulating industrial vacuum cleaners to remove scraps, dirt, heavy debris and other refuse; to sweep, mop, scrub and wax hallways, floors and stairs; to clear snow and ice from walkways and parking areas; and to cut grass and tend grounds

INNOVATIVE

Interest in making adjustments and minor repairs to heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing and electrical systems; and in performing routine maintenance jobs and repairs such as painting

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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