Day: April 15, 2019

15 Apr 2019

Maintenance Worker – Marine Heights Co-op – Deadline Apr 29th

JOB TITLE: Part-time Maintenance Worker

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Part-time Maintenance Worker performs maintenance and repairs related to member units, common areas, grounds and equipment, in one or more areas such as electrical, plumbing, carpentry in a timely and efficient manner.

REPORTS TO: Maintenance Co-ordinator

WORK WEEK: Minimum 21 hours a week with ½ hour lunch break

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The routine maintenance requirements listed would depend on Work Orders issued by the Administrative Manager and assigned by the Maintenance Co-ordinator unless otherwise stated.

Heating Systems:
• Monthly lubrication of circulating pumps
• Bleed radiators
• Lack of heat

Plumbing:
• Replacement of washers and tap stems
• Clear blockages in pipes
• Repairs to P-traps and J bends in pipes
• Repair/replacement of flappers/flanges and toilet tanks

Carpentry:
• Replace/repair door closures, door frames and trim
• Install doors in units
• Install drywall and perform plaster repairs
• Install ceramic tiles in tub enclosures
• Install vinyl tile and/or linoleum in kitchens and bathrooms:

Appliances:
• Ensure all vents in laundry rooms to outside are clear of debris on a monthly basis
• Alert Maintenance Co-ordinator if a service person is required for appliances

Electrical:
• Install exit lights, common area lights, exterior lights (photocell and regular light bulbs)?
• Inspect any deficiencies reported with breaker panels

Miscellaneous:
• Maintain all equipment and tools in good working order and keep workshops organized
• Must have his/her own basic tools for use during work order assignments
• Report promptly any deficiencies noted on Co-op property
• Assist trades persons and contractors by answering questions or allowing entry
• Sweep garages as needed
• Report any problems with garage doors, garage signal hoses and garage exhaust fans to the Maintenance Co-ordinator
• Install locks to unit doors as required and order keys to be cut
• Update Maintenance Co-ordinator daily on status of assigned work orders
• Assist with snow removal during emergencies if required
• Assist in the inspection of all fire safety equipment as required by the Ontario Fire Code

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE
• High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) or equivalent combination of work experience and education
• 1 year of related employment in the building maintenance

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Knowledge of manual and electrical hand tools
• Must be punctual and reliable
• Must have good manners and patience in dealing with people
• Must be bondable
• Able to complete assigned duties with minimum supervision in a timely, efficient and detailed manner
• Knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be able to lift and stack objects up to 50 pounds occasionally and frequently exert 10 to 20 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, and pull or otherwise move objects
• Work involves frequent periods of standing and walking, which may include climbing ladders and staircases
• Work involves stooping, kneeling, crouching, twisting/turning and reaching; bending at the waist. Indoor/outdoor work environment with exposure to weather extremes

How to apply:
Submit your resume and covering letter by fax – 416-266-7501 or email –marineheightscoop@bellnet.ca
Deadline: April 29, 2019
Start Date: To be negotiated with successful applicant
We thank all applicants. However, only applicants selected to continue in the application process will be contacted.

Maintenance Worker – Marine Heights Co-op

15 Apr 2019

Co-op Housing Member Services Co-ordinator – Homestarts – Deadline May 10th

Co-op Housing Member Services Coordinator – Toronto

Homestarts Incorporated is looking for Co-ordinator(s) to manage the day-to-day tasks at Co-operative Housing properties in Toronto. The position could be full-time (5 days/37.5 hours per week) or part-time (3 days/22.5 hours per week). Occasional evening or weekend work will be required in either position to attend Board, Committee and Members meetings.

Education required
• University degree or an equivalent combination of education and related work experience.

Experience required
• Minimum three years’ experience in non-profit or co-op housing, social services or related field
• Extensive customer service
• Previous experience working with a volunteer board of directors
• Proven ability to handle challenging situations and multiple priorities

The successful applicant will be
• able to work independently, while working within a team
• effective at prioritizing tasks and handling stress in an extremely busy environment
• proficient with Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint; familiar with NewViews / NVNPH, HMWorx
• knowledgeable about housing policy and the associated regulatory environment

Someone with no experience in co-op or non-profit housing may be considered provided they have the relevant, transferable skills and a compatible work/educational background, including working with a volunteer board of directors, ability to manage multiple priorities, etc.

Homestarts provides a comprehensive compensation package, tiered to reflect length of employment, including group benefits after 3 months, 3 weeks’ vacation to start and RRSP contribution after 1 year.

Homestarts is a non-profit company with a volunteer board of directors which strongly believes in promoting from within.

Homestarts is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

WE THANK ALL APPLICANTS, HOWEVER, ONLY THOSE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to by email only to: hr@homestarts.org

Please note the job location (Toronto) and specify full-time or part-time, in your subject line

Application Deadline: May 10, 2019

Co-op Housing Member Services Co-ordinator – Homestarts