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Maintenance - Oxford

JOB SUMMARY:
Leisureworld Caregiving Centre – Oxford is home to 80 residents and currently has an opening for a Permanent Full-Time Maintenance staff.
 
As a valued member of the team, the Maintenance staff demonstrates a commitment to resident safety by providing quality care in accordance with organization’s vision and mission.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES (But not limited to):
  • On daily basis, check the maintenance repair book on each floor and make repairs as appropriate.
  • Complete department-specific audits as per schedule.
  • Collect garbage from and clean up around the building as needed.
  • Remove garbage and waste to outside waste bins on a daily basis.
  • Participate in the preventative maintenance program (includes fire safety and prevention) for the facility.
  • Ensure the tools are locked at the end of each shift.
  • As assigned, ensure that maintenance books are updated on a monthly basis for identified building systems and equipment.
  • Ensures all building entrances, sidewalks and fire exits are kept clear and free of snow and ice.
  • Report any concerns as soon as possible to the Environmental Services Manager
  • Complete other duties as assigned by the Environmental Services Manager and/or the Director of Administration.
  • Leisureworld is a 24/7 operation, flexibility to work a variety of shifts as required operationally.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • A sound knowledge of the fundamentals of the services of a maintenance department.
  • Sound knowledge of the operation and maintenance of equipment used in the home.
  • Knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of nursing home residents pertaining to safety, ambulation, etc. 
  • Knowledge of the requirements of The Long Term Care Act,  Standards and Regulations, Occupational Health and Safety Act and other pertinent Federal, Provincial and Municipal Statues which influence the operation of the home and more specifically those which affect the fire and general safety and maintenance aspects of the operation. 
  • Ability to read and interpret legislation, as well as, Leisureworld policies and procedures.
  • Must have effective verbal and written English communication skills.
EDUCATION:
  • High school education diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience in building trades and operations.
WE INVEST IN YOU:
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Continuous growth and development
  • Employee Recognition and Discount Programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • A dynamic and supportive working environment
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly to:
Dahlia Burt-Gerrans
Executive Director
263 Wonham Street South
Ingersoll, ON   N5C 3P6
Fax:  519-485-6497
Website: www.leisureworld.ca
 
Please quote the competition number MTCE OX 0215 in the subject line of your fax or email.
 
Please note that if hired, your employment with Leisureworld will be contingent on receipt of a police and vulnerable sector screening free of criminal activities and satisfactory to Leisureworld’s Police Records Check and Vulnerable Screening policy.
 
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, wherever appropriate, support will be provided in the recruitment process and accommodations for disabilities will be provided on request.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.  Resumes are shared amongst all Leisureworld Homes.
 
 
OUR VALUES
 
Respect    °    Passion   °    Teamwork    °    Responsibility   °   Growth
 
Deadline to Apply: Mar 16, 2015


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