Maintenance Assistant - (Casual)

Baptist Housing is looking for a Casual Maintenance Assistant to support our Teams at Sun Pointe Village and Village at Mill Creek in Kelowna, as well as Village at Smith Creek in West Kelowna. The casual Maintenance Assistant supports all maintenance initiatives and preventative maintenance at the Residence. The Maintenance Assistant also supports projects and emergency repairs. Responsibilities include: conducting routine building and equipment repairs, including plumbing, electrical, irrigation and building fabric (walls, floors, ceilings, doors and roof), as required; ensuring clean and organized maintenance work and storage areas; assisting in emergencies at the Residence and/or emergency repairs as required; participating in a 24 hour on-call schedule and cell phone on a rotating basis with other Maintenance Assistants, responding and attending to building emergencies after business hours as required; and coordinating and supporting on-site contractors.

As an ambassador of Baptist Housing, you have exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to foster and maintain relationships, and model our values in all interactions. The Maintenance Assistant enjoys working with others and is highly service oriented. You are able to work independently and as a collaborative Team Member. You have highly developed mechanical skills with proven ability to maintain and repair a wide range of appliances, equipment and systems. You are a critical thinker and problem solver, detailed and organized, and able to manage your time, workload and conflicting priorities effectively and efficiently.

Formal education or equivalent training and experience in facility maintenance are required. This position requires a Class 5 driver’s license and a reliable motor vehicle. This is a permanent casual union position and compensation is outlined by the HEU Collective Agreement (Facilities). 

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Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to almost 2000 seniors in British Columbia. We provide Residential Care, Assisted Living, Supportive Housing, Home Support and Adult Day Programs at our residences in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. We serve through a culture of caring, demonstrating Servant Leadership, collaborating in Teams, building relationships and FUN while exemplifying Christ-like values. We are affiliated with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches Pacific.