Jr Maintenance Worker

Howard Johnson by the Falls - Niagara Falls, ON (30+ days ago)

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Maintenance Worker

Howard Johnson By The Falls is currently seeking to fill a Maintenance Worker position.

As a Maintenance Worker, you will assist with the hands-on maintenance of all building systems, assets, guest rooms, public spaces, operating equipment and property grounds. This position is vital to the organization’s success with the overall goal to maximize our customer and guest experience.

Start: ASAP

Compensation: $14 - $16 / hour

Job Type: Full Time


  • Assist with preventative maintenance (HVAC, electrical, plumbing, paint and wallpaper repairs);
  • Ensure that the pool and surrounding area is maintained;
  • Assist with ensuring all grounds and buildings are properly maintained and present a professional appearance to the public and are safe for guest use (cutting grass, trimming trees, maintaining flowers, raking leaves, cleaning sidewalks, picking up litter, salting and shoveling);
  • Assist to ensure that all kitchen equipment works adequately and conduct minor repairs as necessary;
  • Responds to Front Desk calls, assists with luggage delivery and guest special request;
  • Ensure that the safety of the guests and staff is assured by strictly adhering to the fire code;
  • Implement and adhere to Health and Safety policies and procedures outlined by the Company; and
  • Perform all other job-related duties as requested by management.


  • 1+ years ‘hands on’ general institutional or industrial building maintenance experience;


  • Plumbing, electrical, and/or mechanical experience a definite asset;


  • Strong problem-solving skills;


  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing;


  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities;


  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility and adaptability;


  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize a diverse workload; and


  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends.

How To Apply:

Qualified candidates, please send your resume. We thank all who apply however, only those considered will be contacted for an interview.

This job is also referred to as junior building technician, frontline building technician, building maintenance, building porter, junior building engineer, maintenance tech, junior tech, property maintenance, handy man, repair worker, general maintenance worker.

Howard Johnson by the Falls is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse workforce. Howard Johnson believes in fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment that brings people together to realize their full potential. We are committed to compliance with all applicable legislation including providing accommodation for applicants with disabilities. Please advise us at any point during the recruitment and selection process if you require accommodation.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 to $16.00 /hour


  • building maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)
  • plumbing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • mechanical: 1 year (Preferred)
  • electrical: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Niagara Falls, ON (Preferred)