Kingsmere Retirement Residence

287 King St S, Alliston, ON

Maintenance Assistant - Full-time

Part Time / Full Time

Maintenance Assistant - Full-time

New Tecumseth, Ontario (view on map)

Posted 1 month ago

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Job Description

If you’re passionate about being a part of a team that is, committed to the Team Member Experience and driven by innovation and growth, then join us!

The Maintenance Assistant is a critical role within our communities as it impacts the lives of residents and ignites the warmth of human connection.

As a Maintenance Assistant your typical day will impact in the following ways:
•    Executing general repair and maintenance work including painting, plastering, basic plumbing (e.g. replacing faucets, unblocking toilets), woodworking (e.g. replacing moulding, installing doors, replacing doorframes) and electrical work (tasks that do not require an electrician’s license, e.g. changing light bulbs).
•    Cleaning, scrubbing, striping and waxing floors in the hallways, stairways, common areas, etc., as instructed, in order to maintain the premises in good condition.
•    Emptying out garbage and recycling receptacles at regular intervals in order to prevent waste from accumulating, and ensures recycling materials are stored properly.
•    Maintaining building exterior, grounds and parking lots.
•    Removing snow on sidewalks and doors and applies salt to ensure resident, visitor and team member safety.
•    Mowing and watering grass, tending to flower gardens and applies fertilizer as needed, to ensure the orderly appearance of the grounds.
•    Completing the appropriate forms and documents; writing required reports based on available information in order to ensure the necessary follow-up.
•    Performing other duties as assigned.

Must haves:
•    Certification, training, and work experience, including competencies, in: building repairs, painting and finishes, floor care, safety procedures, property maintenance, plumbing, heating and air conditioning.
•    1-2 years’ experience in a similar position.
•    Proven customer service skills and excellent command of verbal and written English language.
•    Sound knowledge of the operation and maintenance of equipment used in the residence.
•    Ability to work independently and/or as a member of a team.
•    All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Vulnerable Sector Check. Applicable to Ontario applicants.
•    All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Criminal Records Check. Applicable to British Columbia applicants.

Act upon your desire to help others and Join Sienna Senior Living as we continue to enhance the lives of those we serve.

For Ontario locations, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, upon request, support will be provided for accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and assessment process.


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About Kingsmere Retirement Residence

Only a 5-minute drive from shops, Highway 89, restaurants, Earl Rowe Provincial Park, and amenities, Kingsmere Retirement Residence is on a quiet street in historic Alliston overlooking a beautiful pond. Enjoy a quiet early morning walk along the trails surrounding our pond and fountain, or join friends on an excursion into town. Spend the afternoon with your grandkids at the Museum on the Boyné, or enjoy a hot beverage with loved ones in our bistro. Here, you can enjoy the quiet of country living while being close to everything the town has to offer.