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Maintenance Support Worker 

Full-Time/Part-Time Casual  
Status Permanent  
Opportunities Available  
Category Corporate Services  
Open Date 8/29/2022  
Close Date 9/7/2022  

The Maintenance Support Worker assists the site superintendent with general maintenance and repair for the building and grounds, and works on related special projects.

General Responsibilities

  • General Maintenance and Repairs:
    • Inspects all general building areas and grounds, including elevator telephone, and other building equipment, water systems, interior and exterior light bulbs, and other problems which may be noted, using a checklist.
    • Submits list of malfunctions and required repairs to the Site Superintendent.
    • Sweeps the grounds, including around all exits and walkways, daily.
    • Provides extra garbage pickup in building to supplement cleaners contract as required.
    • Performs maintenance, repairs, and set up of some building areas and furniture, e.g., painting, assembling furniture, putting up shelving, replacing light fixtures, etc.
    • Follows established schedules for routine maintenance and care of the property, as directed by the Site Superintendent (SS) or Director of Corporate Services (DCS).
    • Keeps tools and equipment in good repair, including personal protective equipment.
    • Maintains landscaped areas as needed, including removing debris, mowing, pruning, weeding, weekly trimming and grass maintenance, seeding of grass, and other related grounds-keeping duties.
    • Clears snow, ice and debris from entrance, exits, walkways, salting/sanding when necessary.
  • Building Cleanliness, Safety, and Security:
    • Cleans puddles, spills, or accidents, and replenishes supplies in washrooms, kitchens, and other areas as necessary.
    • Inspects cleanliness of building using a cleaning checklist on a daily basis.
    • Initiates and responds to crisis response procedures when necessary.
    • In the absence of the Site Superintendent, checks alarm and emergency systems.
    • In the absence of the Site Superintendent, opens/closes the building, turns on/off lights, deactivates alarms, conducts inspections for intruders or stragglers.

As a condition of employment, the successful candidate is required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.

Position Requirements


  • Completion of secondary school education or an acceptable combination of education, training and experience.

Professional Experience

  • Experience in a non-profit, community-based organization
  • Experience with and and interest in working in a diverse, multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary team environment.

Key Competencies

  • Ability to move, lift, and carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Knowledge of and proficiency in general office procedures and practices.
  • High level of organizational and time management skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Good communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, to be flexible and adapt to changing situations, and to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to promote and model teamwork; positive and co-operative attitude to work within a team setting.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers and various software applications, including Microsoft Office programs, including database programs.

Linguistic Profile

  • This position is not designated under Carlington’s French Language Services Plan.
  • A third language relevant to our client population is an asset.

Personal Suitability

  • Sensitivity to the needs of marginalized and diverse clientele.
  • Commitment to health promotion concepts, strategies, and philosophy.


  • Available and flexible to work occasional evenings and weekends.
Salary Range $17.15/hr - $20.25/hr  
Reports to Director of Corporate Services  
Position Maintenance Support Worker  
Post Internal Days 0  
Created By Brittany Bourdon  
Number of Openings 1  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Req Number COR-22-00001  
Location Carlington CHC  
About the Organization Carlington Community Health Centre is a non-profit organization that puts today's most pressing health care challenges at the heart of their service delivery. We turn to the best professionals and employees to help improve the health and well-being of our community. We build trusting relationships with our clients and deliver quality services through a wide range of health and social services to parents and children, youth and teens, adults, and seniors.

We look to help community members resolve problems and advance concerns in the community by providing organizational support and advocacy assistance to local groups and associations.

Our mission is to improve, support and promote the health and well-being of the people and diverse communities we serve!
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

CCHC is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from the BIPOC, LGBTQ+ communities and persons with disabilities.  
French Job Description None Specified 

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