University of Toronto Maintenance Worker (Casual) Full Time in Toronto, ON

University of Toronto

Branch Toronto ON CA

Maintenance Worker (Casual)
Toronto, ON

D) reconditions floors, repairs and cleans grout, using appropriate equipment; H) performs maintenance functions such as changing lights and adjustments to…

General Description:
In the Facilities Management department, we take pride in our buildings and grounds and provide a welcoming, service-oriented, clean and safe environment for our students, faculty and staff. Under general supervision, the Maintenance Worker performs heavy cleaning and custodial duties, moves and sets up furniture and equipment on a routine basis and for special events.

Flexibility of the employee to perform a wide variety of functions is necessary in successfully fulfilling the requirements of this position. The degree to which each employee performs each of the following tasks listed below will vary according to where and when the employee is scheduled to work.

Typical Duties:
The following illustrative tasks indicate the level of skill required, and the extent of responsibility involved in this job. They in no way limit the incumbent to the tasks indicated.

a) cleans and scrubs floors and washrooms using appropriate equipment including automatic floor cleaning machines, electric buffers, mops and vacuum cleaners;

b) performs cleaning and dusting at elevated heights, using ladder and lifting devices as required;

c) sets up cleaning equipment for use; maintains cleaning equipment;

d) reconditions floors, repairs and cleans grout, using appropriate equipment;

e) performs routine and special room set ups which entails: following work orders, room diagrams and verbal instructions; moving and setting up of furniture and equipment according to plan and schedule; opens and locks doors to assigned rooms; may assist in setting out academic examination booklets;

f) clears furniture and equipment as requested and stores in appropriate areas;

g) disassembles/reassembles furniture for the purpose of moving;

h) performs maintenance functions such as changing lights and adjustments to furniture and equipment;

i) responds to requests and queries across the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus (UTSC) community; and

j) other related duties as required.



Minimum Requirements:
Education: Completion of grade ten or equivalent.

Experience: One year of related experience; education may be substituted for experience.

Other: Physical ability to perform required duties, including heavy lifting and pushing of furniture and equipment, considerable walking and stair climbing; ability to communicate effectively in English (oral and written), ability to follow written instructions; awareness of building security and fire procedures; tact and diplomacy in dealing with others; ability to work at varying heights and to operate and use safety ladders and lifts. Must be service oriented, demonstrate good judgment and possess an understanding of working with a diverse population and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.






This is a Casual position from May 1, 2017 – August 11, 2017.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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