Pacific Community Resources Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker Full Time in Okanagan, BC

Pacific Community Resources

Branch Okanagan BC CA

Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker
Okanagan, BC

Experience working in a Social Service atmosphere is an asset. Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker….

Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker

Ashnola at The Crossing Regular Full Time

Pacific Community Resources Society requires a Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker for our Youth and Young Adult Residential treatment centre in Keremeos.

Position Summary:

The Custodian/BMW performs maintenance and repairs related to buildings, grounds and equipment, in areas such as electrical, plumbing, painting and grounds-keeping for the Ashnola at The Crossing Treatment Centre.

Primary Duties:

  • Establishes, monitors, and carries out preventative maintenance procedures and schedules for buildings, equipment and grounds including site vehicles and tools. Ensures building and equipment meet all safety, security and fire regulations and policies. Makes recommendations for major repairs and purchases to supervisor and Manager of Facilities and Sustainability
  • Performs carpentry, electrical, painting, mechanical and plumbing maintenance and repairs such as repairing furniture, constructing shelves, installing switches, replacing plugs and other basic appliance repairs, applying paint and other finishes, repairing drywall, disassembling and reassembling equipment, replacing sinks and toilets and applying finishing material such as linoleum as approved by Manager of Facilities and Sustainability
  • Collects and removes garbage and recyclable materials and ensures the safe, environmentally responsible disposal of waste following agency procedures.
  • Cleans external areas such as entranceways, sidewalks and parking lots using manual and power brooms, rakes, shovels and other equipment to remove dirt, leaves, snow and other refuse. Performs gardening and lawn maintenance tasks such as mowing, weeding, pruning and watering.
  • Completes and maintains related records such as maintenance logs and security incident reports.
  • Transports equipment, furniture and supplies manually and/or using aides such as dollies and carts. Operates a motor vehicle to pick up and move goods and supplies. Arranges furniture for special events.
  • Performs janitorial duties as assigned.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Academic and Job Experience Required:

Grade 12, plus related vocational training such as building maintenance course. Training and two (2) years’ related recent experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Experience in daily water sampling, and delivering repairs and maintenance.

Basic Requirements:

  • Criminal Records Check including the vulnerable sector
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License – Use of own vehicle. Paid mileage.
  • Clear communication skills, sound judgement, tact and effective interpersonal skills.

Desired Requirements:

  • Experience working in a Social Service atmosphere is an asset.
  • Certification (EOCP) in Small Water and/or Small Waste Water is desired.

Salary Range: $18.17 – $20.60 per hour, plus a comprehensive benefits package including pension

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please quote “Custodian/Building Maintenance Worker” on your cover letter and in the subject line of emails.
Resumes without cover letters will not be accepted.
Only those qualified for an interview will be contacted.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Kelowna, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-12
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