Maintenance Worker


Maintenance Worker

Reference Number: SS2020-002
County of Lanark
Location: Smiths Falls, Ontario
Posted: July 25th 2020
Deadline: August 6th, 2020
Salary: $25.47-$29.27 per hour

Lanark County is seeking a hard-working individual for the position of Housing Services Maintenance  Worker. This is a full-time position that is temporary (five-month contract). This position is based out of Smiths Falls, starting approximately August 10, 2020 and continuing until January 8, 2021 with a possibility of an extension.

The Housing Services Maintenance  Worker will maintain county-owned assets, specifically social housing, to standards that ensure safety and well-being for the tenants, guests, staff and the general public.

  • Secondary school diploma
  • A minimum of 1 to 2 years related experience in building or facilities maintenance and construction
  • Comprehension of general materials
  • Must possess a valid Ontario driver’s licence and have access to a vehicle
  • Excellent customer service
  • The ability to problem solve complaints
  • The ability to work independently and part of a team
  • Prior customer service experience is an asset
  • Fall arrest, working from heights, water damage restoration, fire and smoke damage restoration, mould abatement or asbestos abatement training or certification is considered an asset
  • Residential property maintenance experience is an asset
Additional Information

This position is evaluated at Level 6 ($25.47-$29.27) per hour of the 40-hour 2020 OPSEU salary grid. Hours of work are 40 hours per week with shift work 7 days a week (7:00am to 11:00pm).

The Lanark County employee slogan is “Working Together to Achieve Greatness.” If you embrace this ideal and you meet the position qualifications outlined above, we look forward to receiving a detailed résumé no later than Thursday, August 6th, 2020.

When emailing your application, please ensure your cover letter, résumé and any other related documents are submitted in one file preferably MS Word (.doc or .docx) or Adobe (.pdf). The email subject line should include your “name” and  job posting number “SS2020-002” (example: Jane/John Doe SS2020-002).

Lanark County is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the county's goods, services and facilities. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please let us know if you require any accommodations to ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process.

We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications for employment. Questions about the collection of information should be directed to the human resources department.

Contact Information
Human Resources
County of Lanark
Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada

Fax: 613-267-2539
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