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Posted December 20, 2019

Maintenance Associate

Brooks, AB Full Time

Avenue Living Communities, is looking for a maintenance associate to join our Brooks team.

Are you a handyman and very skillful in general building maintenance and repairs in a residential environment? Do you possess working knowledge of building systems?

Then this job is for you.

Responsibilities

  • Perform routine maintenance as needed on machinery and equipment
  • Manage tenant requests, including proper follow-up to ensure satisfaction and completion
  • Complete maintenance checklist
  • Effectively troubleshoot minor equipment and machinery repairs
  • Possess working knowledge of building systems
  • Possess experience working with HVAC units
  • Perform preventive maintenance essential to extending lifecycle of equipment and reducing costs
  • Adhere to building codes and specifications
  • Be available on call on a weekly basis to deal with problems that occur after hours and/or weekends
  • Use above-average problem solving, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills
  • Estimate labour and material costs, as well as maintain required inventory
  • Assist with snow removal as required
  • Assist with garbage collection and removal of large items as required

YOUR SKILLS

  • 3-5 years' experience in general building repairs - residential
  • Basic carpentry and handyman skills an asset (including drywall, plumbing, minor electrical and painting experience)
  • Must supply own tools
  • Must possess a valid provincial driver's license and have a reliable vehicle
  • Must have a CSA rated steel-toed foot wear
  • Must successfully complete a security clearance
  • You possess a keen ability to recognize problems, and create an effective course of action to solve the issue
  • You have excellent customer service and relationship-building skills
  • You are self-directed with the ability to effectively manage your time and resources to ensure deadlines are met
  • You have the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • You display a professional and positive company image
  • You thrive in an ever-changing environment

YOUR BENEFITS:

  • Competitive hourly wage
  • A leadership team dedicated to every employee's development and success
  • Challenging team work environment that demands innovative thinking
  • Exciting opportunities in a dynamic and rapidly-expanding company

Our people are our unique business advantage