Maintenance Aide – Retirement Residence

  • Company:
    Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Real Estate

Job Description

Do you have a passion for making a difference?

At The Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence we are passionate about "making every moment matter". We are seeking a candidate that shares our values – a person who has a passion to make a difference, who has a strong moral compass and has a commitment to teamwork. We are currently looking to fill a Maintenance Aide position.

Key Qualifications:

  • Have Grade 12 education
  • Must have experience in preventative maintenance.
  • Working knowledge of electrical, plumbing and heating systems.
  • Background experience working with Seniors (preferred)
  • Ability to read and write English, to work independently, and use basic math skills
  • A positive work and attendance record is essential
  • This position is physically demanding, the candidate must have the physical strength to meet requirements of job
  • VS police check required

Position Summary:

  • Monitors and reports any damage to common areas to the Executive Director
  • Provides for the safe and efficient preventative maintenance operation of all equipment for all departments. Reports all mechanical or maintenance deficiencies to the appropriate personnel.- perfect
  • Follows procedures for the cleaning and care of equipment as well as the measurement and proper use of supplies.
  • Uses chemicals appropriately where designated.
  • Understands WHMIS and how to access WHMIS information on any product,
  • Monitors and reports inventory requirements to the Executive Director
  • Follows guidelines for job and task performance requirements.
  • Is able to understand and obey all fire, emergency, and safety regulations.
  • Room preparation for new admission or transfers.
  • Provides painting and drywall repair
  • Communicate with nursing/administration on all maintenance issues
  • Participation in all required training as per RHRA
  • Responsible for working safely in compliance with accepted safe work practices, procedures and legislated health and safety standards. Employees must: use and wear the equipment, protective devices and personal protective equipment as required; report hazards, accidents, and the absence of or defect in any equipment or protective device; attend all required health and safety training; and follow all established safe work procedures.
  • Other duties as required

How to apply?

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and references. We look forward to speaking with you, and making every moment count!

Our organization takes the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities into account during the position summary review process. Employees are required to notify their director manager/supervisor if they have any particular accessibility needs and the organization will work with the employee to address them.

Company Description

Scenically located near the Welland River in Chippawa, Ontario, Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence, formerly known as Willoughby Hall, was built in the 1830s by James Cummings, the first Reeve of Chippawa. In 1995, this historic home was converted to a retirement residence, combining the charm and elegance of yesterday with the conveniences of today.

The warm, homelike atmosphere sets the tone for our tight-knit and high-spirited community. Our friendly and professional staff are dedicated to providing excellent care and services, ensuring a friendly and caring environment that both our residents and guests enjoy.