Maintenance - #668068

Shannex Incorporated


Date: 5 days ago
City: Ajax, ON
Contract type: Part time
If you take pride in being compassionate, honest, professional, and safe, consider an exciting and rewarding career at Shannex. Our communities offer more than a place to work – they welcome and celebrate Great People who inspire meaningful connections while Leading the Way to Better Living.

We are searching for a Part-time Maintenance Worker to join our Parkland Ajax team based in Ajax, Ontario.

Meaningful Benefits

You will be surrounded by supportive and talented team members who make our communities great places to live, work and visit. As an established and respected organization in the healthcare sector, Shannex offers opportunities for growth, development and advancement. And at the end of every day, you will know you’ve made a measured difference in the lives of our residents. Additional benefits include:

  • Approximate hourly wage: $20.20
  • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental benefits plan (eligible immediately upon hire for part-time & full-time staff) including an Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Life, travel, and other insurances
  • Access to virtual healthcare 24/7 for FREE through the group health benefit plan
  • RRSP program (5% employer matching)
  • Vacation accrual (begins immediately) and travel insurance
  • Free onsite parking
  • Access to thousands of perks vendors and discounts through our WorkPerks program, including excellent discounts for apparel, restaurants, technology, fitness, travel, and tickets to some of your favorite sports and entertainment events
  • Access to continuing education and training through Shannex’s Centre of Excellence
  • Opportunities to be part of sector innovation and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Recognition and Rewards for service excellence and safety

About The Opportunity

  • Performs general maintenance duties and scheduled preventive maintenance work on physical facilities, equipment and grounds;
  • Strong troubleshooting skills in plumbing, electrical, fire and life safety systems;
  • Assembles, moves, delivers, sets up and picks up furniture and equipment;
  • Performs general repair work on structures, patches & paints any damaged walls;
  • Assists the Plant, Building & Safety Manager in the inspection of buildings, grounds and equipment; carries out preventive maintenance program actions;
  • Experience in operating digital software systems;
  • Knowledge and understanding of building mechanical systems, HVAC, power generation, plumbing, electrical, fire and life safety and medical;
  • Requests necessary materials, supplies, parts and tools required and maintains control of storage and use;
  • Takes every precaution that is reasonable in the circumstances to ensure the health and safety of employees, residents and all others in the workplace.

About You

In addition to placing high value on continuous improvement, collaboration and accountability, you bring:

  • A High School Diploma or completion of equivalent education
  • 5-10 years’ experience in construction or building maintenance
  • Knowledge of WHMIS and Occupational Health and Safety legislation
  • Advanced Proficiency in English required, other languages considered an asset
  • You can provide a clear criminal record with vulnerable sector screening
  • A passion for the healthcare sector and/or ensuring seniors have access to quality accommodations, services and care.

About Us

It all began in 1988 when our Founder, Joseph Shannon, purchased a single nursing home in his hometown of Sydney, Cape Breton. For more than three decades, Shannex has grown as a trusted provider of senior accommodations, services and care in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Ontario. Our industry-leading services are inspired by residents and delivered by Parkland Retirement Living and Lifestyle Residences, Shannex Enhanced Care, Faubourg du Mascaret, Milestone Communities, and Care at Home team members who create an exceptional resident experience and a positive, fulfilling work environment where every voice matters.

If you’re ready to join the Shannex team of Great People, apply today!

Great People is a core value at Shannex based on the belief that our team members are the spirit and foundation of the organization. Shannex believes equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging is about creating a culture that embraces the uniqueness of individuals, where every person is treated fairly and where racism and discrimination are not tolerated. At Shannex, every team member belongs.

All applications are kept in strict confidentiality.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Post a CV

Similar jobs

Cook

Shannex Incorporated, Ajax, ON
1 day ago
If you take pride in being compassionate, honest, professional, and safe, consider an exciting and rewarding career at Shannex. Our communities offer more than a place to work – they welcome and celebrate Great People who inspire meaningful connections while Leading the Way to Better Living.We are searching for a Cook to join our Parkland Ajax team based in Ajax,...

Cook

Shannex Incorporated, Ajax, ON
3 days ago
If you take pride in being compassionate, honest, professional, and safe, consider an exciting and rewarding career at Shannex. Our communities offer more than a place to work – they welcome and celebrate Great People who inspire meaningful connections while Leading the Way to Better Living.We are searching for a Cook to join our Parkland Ajax team based in Ajax,...

Cook

Shannex Incorporated, Ajax, ON
6 days ago
If you take pride in being compassionate, honest, professional, and safe, consider an exciting and rewarding career at Shannex. Our communities offer more than a place to work – they welcome and celebrate Great People who inspire meaningful connections while Leading the Way to Better Living.We are searching for a Cook to join our Parkland Ajax team based in Ajax,...