Maintenance Assistant

Royal Winnipeg Ballet - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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The Royal Winnipeg Ballet teaches, creates and performs, enriching lives through the power of exceptional dance...become a part of that power...

The Royal Winnipeg Ballet is seeking a Maintenance Assistant to join our team. Ideal candidates bring knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety standards, enjoy performing a variety of skilled trades while providing outstanding customer service.

THE POSITION

As a Maintenance Assistant, you perform a wide variety of skilled and semi-skilled building maintenance and repair as well as minimal cleaning duties. In this position, you perform maintenance and mechanical duties for assigned buildings and related facilities, furnishings, and equipment.

HIGHLIGHTED DUTIES

  • Repair structures, furniture, equipment, floor surfaces, doors, locks and other related items
  • Repair faucets, sewers, plumbing, minor boiler room equipment, pumps, check valves, heating and ventilating systems
  • Minor electrical maintenance required
  • Paint interior and exterior of the building as requested
  • Install dry wall, including mudding, taping and sanding
  • Provide cost estimates of materials, labor and time required for projects
  • Operate light automotive equipment for travel to facilities and transportation of materials, furniture and equipment
  • Perform minimal cleaning duties as required
  • Travel to the shop warehouse to check the building and perform minor mechanical and cleaning duties

WHAT YOU BRING

  • One-year experience at a Journeyman level in a building trade such as carpentry, painting, masonry or electrical; an equivalent combination of training, education and experience may be considered
  • Valid driver's license
  • Knowledge of materials, tools, methods, and equipment used in a building trade
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize assigned tasks/duties
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain relationships with various stakeholders
  • Ability to apply basic math skills and measurements
  • Ability to work from plans and specifications, follow verbal and written instruction, and work independently with minimal supervision

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified candidates must submit a cover letter and resume by end of day Friday September 20, 2019. Visit www.rwb.org/who-we-are/careers/for further application instructions. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note as part of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet hiring process, successful candidates will be required to submit a satisfactory Criminal Background check and Child Abuse Registry check.

Job Type: Full-time