Job Title:

Maintenance Worker

Company:

LutherCare Communities

Location:

Saskatoon , SK

Job Reference:

LCC658

Closing Date:

January 11, 2022


The Organization:

LutherCare Communities is a leading provider of senior living communities and supportive healthcare services for over 65 years. LutherCare’s 600 employees provide caring services to more than 1,200 residents and clients in locations around Saskatchewan. Services include long-term nursing care, community day programs for adults, seniors’ housing, home support, intermediate care homes, group homes and subsidized family housing.  These services are fully accredited showing our commitment to provide excellence in care, shelter and support.

In Saskatoon, we own and operate group homes that support physically and cognitively challenged adults.

The Position:

In support of the Vision, Mission and Values of LutherCare Communities, we are seeking a Maintenance Worker to join our Group Home team. Applicants will be responsible for carrying out home repairs, maintenance and restoration.  As well, this position completes grounds keeping duties and regularly checks the operation of household equipment/appliances and maintenance repairs by off-site contractors.

Accountabilities:

  • Operates all equipment (power tools, lawn mower, gas weed trimmer, fertilizer spreader, hand tools, garden tools, etc)
  • Assigned preventative maintenance duties on plant equipment as prescribed or detailed in the applicable maintenance manuals
  • Take specific action to resolve issues associated with malfunctioning equipment
  • Inspect emergency systems/detectors in accordance with government regulations and record all pertinent data
  • Keep accurate maintenance logs
  • Seasonal grounds duties including lawn cutting and snow removal
  • Perform suite painting, general carpentry and plumbing repairs when required
  • Respond to emergency situations and take appropriate action where required
  • Attend LutherCare Communities planning meetings when required
  • Ability to identify, analyze and generate solutions to problems based on established policies and procedures
  • Assist with annual inspections and service contracts
  • Communicate in a professional manner to other employees and outside agencies Participate on the Occupational Health & Safety committee
  • Abide by Policies and Procedures of LutherCare Communities
  • Complete other job-related tasks as assigned by the Manager

The Applicants:

Applicants would typically qualify for this position through the completion of a grade 12 education with previous experience performing the accountabilities and working with individuals with physical and/or cognitive disabilities.  Applicants must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to understand, read, write and speak English fluently.

Requirements: Applicants must hold a valid class 5 driver's license and have a vehicle they would be willing and able to use for work purposes.

We believe in the power of diversity and we're dedicated to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment at LutherCare Communities. We ensure equal opportunity for all applicants and encourage people of all visible minorities and those of any religion, sex, age, ability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression to apply.

COVID-19:

LutherCare Communities has implemented a corporate COVID-19 Vaccination requirement policy. Effective November 15th, 2021, all individuals entering a LutherCare Communities site will need to present proof of being fully vaccinated (both doses), or present a negative COVID-19 test result at their own cost. Applicants who are called for an in-person interview will be subject to this policy.

Please note: the information above is for information purposes and we are not asking you to disclose your vaccination status at this time.

Applicants must provide a criminal background check including the vulnerable sector search prior to employment.

LutherCare Communities wishes to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

TO APPLY:

Applications will only be considered when submitted electronically by applying at: https://luthercare.scouterecruit.net/jobs/LCC658-maintenance-worker

A Safe and Caring Continuum of Living™ for all.





Quote Job Reference: LCC658

Posted 2022-01-10








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