Maintenance Assistant/Cleaner – Main-Gerrard Co-op – Deadline Mar 2nd

Maintenance Assistant/Cleaner – Main-Gerrard Co-op – Deadline Mar 2nd

Maintenance Assistant/Cleaner

Main-Gerrard Co-operative is a 102 unit housing co-op funded under the Federal Section 61 program. The co-op is located in the Main-Gerrard neighbourhood of Toronto.

We are looking for a Maintenance Assistant/Cleaner for 40 hours per week, Tuesday through Saturday. Daily work hours will accommodate the garbage collection schedules. This is a unionized position, under Unifor Local 333-14 and will report to the Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Complete work and repairs involving basic carpentry, minor plumbing, minor electrical work for vacant units.
  • General Maintenance duties for all common areas, including minor drywall repairs, painting and changing lights. – Maintenance of vacant units. – Assisting Maintenance Co-ordinator with duties. – Able to lift 50 lbs. – Able to work independently.
  • Ensuring the garbage collection schedule is maintained
  • Assist Trades people as required and performs other related work assigned
  • Cleaning of all interior buildings and grounds keeping tasks including snow removal, necessary to maintain the physical appearance of the building.


  • The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in the maintenance of building systems and cleaning
  • Familiar with the non-profit housing sector.
  • Extensive customer service and good communication skills – Ability to work with volunteers in a diverse community.

Main-Gerrard Co-operative offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

We thank all applicants, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Application deadline: Friday March 2nd, 2018

Start Date: Monday March 19th, 2018

Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Maintenance Assistant-Cleaner – Main-Gerrard Co-op