Full Time Maintenance Assistant (Term)

Riverstone Retirement Communities - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Riverstone Retirement Communities – Maplewood Retirement Community
Position: Maintenance Assistant
Location: Ottawa, ON
Employment Type: Full-Time (Contract)
Reports to: Environmental Services Manager

We’re putting a new face on the look of retirement living in Ottawa. Designed and built by Claridge Homes and operated
by Riverstone Retirement Communities, our residences offer an unmatched level of comfort, dignity and style.
Riverstone Retirement Communities provide a provide a highly respected continuum of care that ensures all residents
are happy and healthy in their retirement. They also feature a host of amenities and services, enabling people to create
the lifestyle they deserve. Properties include a first-rate team of professional staff offering a selection of care
alternatives: independent living, residential care and assisted living. There are many different suites to choose from
including one- and two-bedroom suites, as well as studio suites. Residents have access to flexible and nutritious meal
plans, housekeeping and laundry services, 24-hour emergency response and around-the-clock professional nursing staff.

Riverstone Retirement Communities is not stopping there as we are already forging ahead with a number of other
retirement opportunities. Our team is currently seeking a Full Time Maintenance Assistant to join our Maplewood
Retirement residence.

QUALIFICATIONS:Education:
  • Grade 12 minimum
Background:
  • Two years or more experience, preferably in health care setting;
  • Knowledge and training in physical plant and grounds maintenance including plumbing, HVAC, electrical, etc.;
  • Excellent communication skills
Personal Requirements:
  • Work as part of a team
  • Capable of adapting to different situations and change
  • Keen interest in working with seniors
FUNCTIONS:
  • Maintain a clean, safe environment in the residence
  • Clean, dust, vacuum resident suites, common areas (i.e. lounges, corridors, elevators, etc.), offices, staff areas and
other assigned areas according to Riverstone RC policies and procedures;

  • Sanitize resident suites and other assigned areas as per Riverstone RC infection control policies and procedures;
  • Clean vacant rooms and prepare suites for new move-ins as instructed by ESM or their designate;
  • Clean and sanitize resident bathroom and all washrooms in the facility including all fixtures, tiles, floors, vanity
and mirrors;

  • Collect and dispose of refuse and dirty laundry from resident suites, common areas (i.e. lounges, corridors,
elevators, etc.), offices, staff areas and other assigned areas in accordance with Riverstone RC policies and
procedures;

  • Clean and restock housekeeping carts daily;
  • General renovations of rooms including painting, wallpaper and surface repairs;
  • General repairs to the building, equipment and furnishings;
  • General renovations of rooms including painting, wallpaper and surface repairs;
  • Provide maintenance services as scheduled;
  • Maintain the effectiveness of building mechanical, electrical and fire detection and safety systems;
  • Minor adjustment to the building mechanical, electrical and fire systems as deemed necessary and directed by
the ESM;

  • Routine surveillance of the grounds, including parking lot and underground garage. Maintain the grounds in a neat
and tidy fashion.

To apply please email your resume and references to Snjezana, skulic@riverstoneretirement.ca or call 613-656-0556