Founded in Kingston in 1954, Homestead Land Holdings Limited has grown to become one of Canada’s largest and most respected owners of multi-residential apartment buildings. The founding principles of the company are still in place today, which are to provide residents with affordable, secure housing with a standard of care in which we would treat our own family members.
Homestead is seeking a Maintenance Representative for our Durand community in Hamilton. The successful candidate will provide a wide variety of general maintenance duties including basic plumbing and electrical work. You must be a self starter and have the ability to troubleshoot. If you are experienced in general maintenance duties and would like to become part of the Homestead team, this position could be for you!
The schedule is 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.
Responsibilities may include but not limited to:
General Plumbing Duties:
Change faucets, taps, toilets, valves, shower heads, tap washers, plunge toilets, use a snake, change a P trap, flex line, leaks etc.
General Electrical Duties:
Change smoke detectors, light switches, fluorescent tubes, receptacles, fuses, fixtures, ceiling fans, stove elements, oven elements etc.
Test a generator
Use power tools
Replace all burnt out light bulbs
Change counter tops, door locks, mail locks, doors, closets, cupboards, shelves, door closers, cabinets, kick plates, towel bars, hinges, drawer slides, cracks/holes in dry wall etc.
Life Safety Systems
Re-set fire alarms, operate fire extinguisher,
Inspect fire system and complete daily and weekly fire log book
Hallways & Stairwells:
Repair and report all common area deficiencies including: faulty door closures, plaster blisters, graffiti and vandalism, tile repairs, carpet repairs, etc.
All cleaning duties as required to assist staff when short handed
This is a physically demanding role where safety rules must be followed.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted directly.
Please apply on our website www.homestead.ca/careers and be sure to include your resume.
Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. Please make needs known in advance.