Maintenance Technician (Sunnyside)

locationWaterloo - Ontario (ON),

atRegion of Waterloo

Estimated salary $24.67 an hour

Job Description:

To assist the Lead Hand, Maintenance (Sunnyside) and Senior Maintenance Technician to operate, monitor, and perform preventative and demand maintenance on all mechanical operating equipment, building environmental systems, building envelope, and grounds at Sunnyside Home in order to provide a safe, secure, and comfortable environment for residents and staff.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
  • Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of the building automation systems including HVAC, DDC, pneumatic and variable air volume (VAV) controls, electrical, plumbing, boilers, and water treatment systems, normally acquired through the attainment of a certificate from a recognized building maintenance and operations program such as Class II Building Environmental Systems Operator, plus three years of experience in building operation and maintenance.
  • Must have a Gas Technician II Certificate.
  • A tuberculosis (TB) test and annual influenza immunization are required.
  • Knowledge of Regional, Provincial, and Federal policies and procedures; industry standards; Ontario fire and building codes; municipal by-laws; local utilities standards; Ontario Gas Utilization Code; American
Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) standards; as well as Provincial and Federal legislation, including the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  • Communication skills to work effectively with co-workers and Sunnyside staff; to converse with or provide personal assistance to difficult or agitated clients and family members; to interact appropriately with a geriatric population and have a basic understanding of their needs; to participate as an effective team member.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Skill in the operation of a personal computer with knowledge of e-mail and software packages such as Siemems BAS, RBH Security and Austco Nurse call system.
  • Must provide an acceptable Police Records Check in order to ensure suitability for working with vulnerable populations.
  • A valid class "G" driver's license (or G2 with 3 years of driving experience) and acceptable driving record are required to operate a Regional vehicle.
  • Ability to support and project values compatible with the organization.

  • Please apply online, by the closing date Sep 14, 2020 quoting competition number 2020-1791.

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