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Amended - Maintenance Mechanic

May 6 2022
Categories Bank, Insurance, Financial Services, Maintenance, Service, Trades, Technicians, Construction, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Kenora, ON
Do you have a background in maintenance or the trades? If so, bring your expertise to the Kenora Jail where you will provide general maintenance services for the correctional facility.

Please note:
• This position requires you to work on an on-call basis. The hours of work are 0 to 40 hours per week, including weekends and statutory holidays, based on operational requirements and with no guaranteed hours.
• The Kenora Jail is located at:1430 River Drive, Kenora (Please click on address link for a map of where the jail is located)

Amendment: Job posting extended to close on August 9, 2022.

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We are committed to build a workforce that reflects the communities we serve and to promote a diverse, anti-racist, inclusive, accessible, merit-based, respectful and equitable workplace.

We invite all interested individuals to apply and encourage applications from people with disabilities, Indigenous, Black, and racialized individuals, as well as people from a diversity of ethnic and cultural origins, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.

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What can I expect to do in this role?

• Assist and escort contractors and tradespersons in the overall maintenance of the building
• Perform semi-skilled and general maintenance duties
• Check plumbing and performing some maintenance where possible (i.e. repair or replacing taps, toilets, and water lines; unplugging sinks, drains, sewage lines and traps, etc.)
• Perform routine maintenance tasks
• Perform minor electrical maintenance (i.e. changing bulbs, fuses, switches, fixtures; cleaning and servicing electrical motors, refrigerators, washing machines, dryers etc.)
• Clean, oil, adjust, and installing locks
• Patch cracks and plaster, brick or cement and painting
• Regularly check valves and pressure gauges on boilers and condensation pumps
• Perform other duties, as required

How do I qualify?

Mandatory

• You have a valid G driver's license

Specialized Knowledge and Experience

• You have demonstrated knowledge and experience with a wide range of general maintenance work (such as plumbing, electrical, repairs, etc.)
• You are able to understand and work from specifications and drawings
• You are experienced in the safe operation of hand/powered tools and equipment
• You have knowledge of health and safety
• You have demonstrated ability to follow workplace policies and protocols in order to ensure a safe and secure work area

Skills

• You have communication skills to coordinate with and escort contractors and tradespersons
• You are able to work effectively with facility staff
• You have problem-solving skills to identify maintenance issues or malfunctions, troubleshoot, and determine appropriate solution
• You are able to prioritize and effectively manage own work

OPS Commitment to diversity, inclusion, accessibility, and anti- racism

We are committed to build a workforce that reflects the communities we serve and to promote a diverse, anti-racist, inclusive, accessible, merit-based, respectful and equitable workplace.

We invite all interested individuals to apply and encourage applications from people with disabilities, Indigenous, Black, and racialized individuals, as well as people from a diversity of ethnic and cultural origins, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.

Visit theOPS Anti-Racism Policy and the OPS Diversity and Inclusion Blueprint pages to learn more about the OPS commitment to advance racial equity, accessibility, diversity, and inclusion in the public service.

We offer employment accommodation across the recruitment process and all aspects of employment consistent with the requirements of Ontario's Human Rights Code. Refer to the application instructions below if you require a disability-related accommodation.

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