Government of Alberta Maintenance Service Worker Full Time in Calgary, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Calgary AB CA

Maintenance Service Worker
Calgary, AB

A high School diploma and a minimum of 1 year of directly related experience operating and maintaining building equipment and general facility maintenance is…

As a Maintenance Service Worker working 40 hours per week, you will be working in a team environment at the Spyhills Correctional Facilities (Calgary Correctional Centre, Calgary Remand Centre and Calgary Young Offenders Centre). You will assist with the safe, effective and efficient operation and maintenance of the facilities by performing a range of general maintenance jobs, such as, moving and repairing furnishings, repairing equipment and snow removal. You will also support the trades with duties such as, hand power tool-work and also ordering material and supplies. You will be supporting contractors through explaining the job requirements and providing guidance as needed on the completion of jobs. You may also be required to collaborate with clients for the purpose of providing or receiving routine information related with their requirements.

The successful candidate will be technically experienced, have good computer skills, be fully competent and be able to look beyond the immediate to identify and trouble shoot possible problems. You will be able to perform independently while working within an overall team structure. You will have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work independently and discreetly in a sensitive environment.

Applicants must display these competencies:
Systems Thinking – Considers how own responsibilities impacts the work of the client group as well as team success.
Agility – Will readily step in and assist co-workers and other team members when needed.
Drive for Results – Sets goals and prioritizes activities to accomplish them. Follows through on duties and reports on progress to supervisor.
Develop Networks – Assists and follows through on inquiries, requests, and concerns from supervisor, other team members and clients


A high School diploma and a minimum of 1 year of directly related experience operating and maintaining building equipment and general facility maintenance is required.
Ability to work in a correctional facility.
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite is considered an asset.


$ 1,801.86 – $2,184.20 Bi-weekly ($45,881 – $55617 per annum)


– Final candidates will be required to undergo security screening.
– This competition may be used to fill future vacancies across the province.
– Candidates must be physically able to perform the manual duties of this position

How to Apply

Online applications are preferred. Applicants are advised to provide information that clearly and concisely demonstrates how their qualifications meet the advertised requirements, including education, experience and relevant examples of required competencies.

Note: As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Please ensure that this document is saved using the naming convention of your last then first name (Smith,Joe_Resume). Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition.
If you are unable to apply online, please submit your cover letter and resume, quoting the Job ID, to: Rachel Skocilas, Alberta Infrastructure, 6950 – 113 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T6H 5V7. Phone: 780-427-8326

It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) – http://work.alberta.ca/immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.html It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

Closing Statement

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-20
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