Nepean Housing Corporation seeks Full-time Maintenance Assistant

Nepean Housing Corporation seeks Full-time Maintenance Assistant

Employment Opportunity
Full-time Maintenance Assistant
Unionized Position

Nepean Housing Corporation welcomes applications from all qualified applicants. Contact the above noted if you need accommodation during the application process or want more information, and we will work with you to jointly address your needs. We are committed to representing the diversity of our community.
16 Kilbarron Road, Nepean, ON K2J 5B2 Phone (613) 823-8452 Fax (613) 823-8453

Purpose of Position:

Under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor, you will provide general labour support to the Maintenance Department by assisting the Maintenance Technicians and Janitorial Cleaner with the maintenance of Nepean Housing Corporation’s portfolio and the provision of a healthy and safe environment for residents, staff and visitors.


Secondary School Diploma or Equivalent and/or trade school preferred; excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills; general knowledge of rental housing required and non-profit housing preferred; valid driver’s license; clear Criminal Reference Check.


Some experience with property maintenance, or equivalent demonstrated work experience is expected (summer student work acceptable); knowledge of janitorial duties and practices; experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.


Supporting general maintenance through delivery of materials, notices and equipment; performing grounds keeping and cleaning duties; maintaining and reporting inventory of NHC equipment and materials; assisting in a variety of repair activities such as wallboard installation, drywall and plaster patching, painting, plumbing/electrical repairs, floor tiling, carpentry, etc.; providing assistance for various inspection activities and assisting the Maintenance Supervisor in carrying out life safety equipment systems maintenance, such as smoke alarm and CO detector maintenance and testing, fire alarm testing, inspection of fire extinguishers and fire doors and common areas for safety hazards and repairs. Other duties as assigned.
Salary range: $21.18 to $24.30 (January 1, 2017) Hourly, 40 hour week. Along with
Great West Life benefit coverage, NHC employees are also participants in the OMERS
pension plan.
Resumes can be submitted to Russ Thompson until 4:00 p.m. on Friday February 17, 2017 by e-mail, fax 613-823-8453, or by mail/drop off at 16 Kilbarron Road, Nepean, ON, K2J 5B2.