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The City of Red Deer Maintenance Support Person Full Time in Red Deer, AB

The City of Red Deer

Branch Red Deer AB CA

Position:
Maintenance Support Person
Location:
Red Deer, AB

Preference may be given to candidates that have completed courses on small engine repairs, carpentry and general maintenance, or who have a minimum of two years…

Maintain a value-adding inventory of jointly used equipment and tools that meets the operational needs of the serviced departments and sections and perform tasks as required to enhance the quality and efficiency of work performed by customers. Perform operational maintenance in the Public Works building, on an as required basis to comply with health and safety policies and procedures and as necessary to maintain work areas to a clean and highly functional standard.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have Grade 12 diploma.
  • Preference may be given to candidates that have completed courses on small engine repairs, carpentry and general maintenance, or who have a minimum of two years experience performing mechanical, power and hand tool repairs and/or performing general carpentry or "handyman activities” and can demonstrate competency in these areas.
  • Competent in the safe use of various small tools (e.g. grinders, saws, drills, pipe cutters, chain saws, gas powered trimmers, etc.).
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing to enforce signing in and out procedures for tools and to provide guidance to staff in the use of tools and equipment.
  • Outgoing, enthusiastic personality, a good listener who is respectful of others.
  • Good computer skills, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Ability to work safely both independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to exert moderate to high physical strength in moving and lifting equipment and to work in standing positions for long periods of time.
  • Good physical stamina is required as most of the work is active physical movement; lifting, bending, squatting, moving moderate loads. Periodic heavy lifting is performed with the assistance of other staff and/or hand carts.
  • Must be able to work safely from ladders, scaffolding, platforms, personnel lifts and in confined areas as well as working in hot and cold environments both inside and outdoors.
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s license. (Must provide driver’s abstract)
  • Must submit a baseline medical form.
  • Must obtain standard first aid certification within 3 months of date of hire.
  • Must pass RCMP security check.
  • Must be able to work within the regulations of the Occupation Health and Safety Act.
  • Must obtain W.H.I.M.S. certification within 3 months of hire.

Affiliation: CUPE, Local 417

Hours of Work: 80 hours biweekly.

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Applications are being accepted until June 04, 2018

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Red Deer, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-28
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