Terms of Employment: Part-time
Salary: $14.00 to $16.00/hour based on skills and experience
Anticipated Start Date: Negotiable
Location: Multiple buildings in Hamilton and surrounding areas
Duties : The building superintendent is the representative of property owners and Property Manager. Your responsibilities include:
- ensure a high standard of building cleanliness, inside and out
- make sure that heating, ventilation, power and other mechanical equipment operates effectively
- supervise workers and contractors in the care and maintenance of buildings
- carryout minor plumbing, electrical, drywall and lock repairs, painting etc
- co-ordinate renovation projects
- act as a liaison between owners / managers and tenants
- respond to requests and complaints
- keep records
- prepare and work within budgets
- may operate equipment such as lawn mowers, snowblowers, sweepers or front end loaders
- collect rent and serve notices
Working Conditions: Superintendent will work 15-20 hours/week and will be on call 24 hours a day to respond to emergencies. Building superintendents must be sufficiently mobile to move around buildings quickly and easily. Their work may involve lifting items weighing up to 20 kilograms.
Transportation/Travel Information: Valid driver's licence and own transportation; travel around the Hamilton area will be required
Essential Skills: good communication and interpersonal skills, knowledge of the Residential Tenancies Act, a clear criminal record and outstanding references. Reading text, Numeracy, Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing
Must enjoy having clear rules and guidelines, operating equipment and solving problems by experimenting.
Basic understanding of environmental health and safety issues, and the design, operation and maintenance of building systems. Applicants with one or more of following will be considered:
- a first aid certificate
- WHMIS (Workplace Hazards Management Information System) certificate
- TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods) training
- a Safety in the Workplace certificate from Alberta Human Services
- journeyperson certificate in one or more trades
- Fourth Class or Fifth Class Power Engineering certificate.
How to Apply: Please send resume and letter detailing your experience, salary expectations and availability
Please note that a full background check will be performed prior to a formal offer being made.