Job Title:

Maintenance Technician


PPG Industries


Toronto , ON

Day Shift

PPG is hiring a Full Time Maintenance Technician with an Opportunity to Build Your Career

This position is for Day Shift with typical Shift hours between Monday – Friday 5am to 3:30pm

Starting Pay: $26.00 an hour


As a Full Time Maintenance Technician, you will perform a variety of general maintenance responsibilities which include electrical, mechanical, carpentry, and construction in the maintenance of college facilities and equipment.


Some of your job responsibilities may include: 

  • Inspect buildings, electrical systems, grounds, and equipment to ensure safe, well-maintained conditions, and identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair.
  • Perform minor troubleshooting and repairs; replace light bulbs, ballasts and fuses. Help with preventive maintenance and troubleshooting on the HVAC system, changing filters, and bearings.
  • Knowledge of Work on AC/DC machines.
  • Complete maintenance work orders as assigned and promptly.
  • Identify and perform basic service and repair on plumbing fixtures; open clogged lines and drains.
  • Identify and assist with pump and repair work.
  • Operate a variety of machinery, equipment, and tools including saws, routers, drills, sanders, planers, drill presses, and different hand tools.
  • Maintain inventory of tools, supplies, and equipment; recommend tools, supplies, and equipment for purchase.
  • Perform a variety of locksmith responsibilities; install, repair, and replace locks on doors
  • Inspect, service, and maintain operational functionality of doors and windows.
  • Basic ability to interpret and work from blueprints, drawings, or oral instruction on a variety of structures related to the construction project.
  • Install or replace plugs, switches, and outlets.
  • Help with snow removal
  • Perform periodic maintenance of lawn equipment and vehicles.
  • Help move loading, unloading, and storing supplies, furniture, and equipment.
  • Wear proper protective equipment while performing job responsibilities (i.e., goggles, helmet, back brace, knee pads).
  • Effective communication skills with students, employees, faculty, and the general public.
  • Ensure that all activities are conducted within the established College policies, FERPA guidelines, and other applicable laws about employment and education.
  • Perform assigned tasks according to established practices, procedures, techniques, and standards in a safe manner independently.
  • Report to Maintenance Manager



  • Complete high school/GED and three years related maintenance work experience. Must have knowledge of TDG, FAA, DOT and IATA
  • A comparable amount of training, education or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.
  • Respond to 24-hour emergency calls
  • Adjust hours including weekend hours and maybe required occasional overtime.
  • Knowledge of proper safety techniques and procedures while using chemicals, power tools, hand tools, and equipment; knowledge of proper lifting techniques
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Understanding of building codes and "International Building Code" (IBC)


Do you want to add a little color to your career? We encourage opportunities for advancement, support your success through collaborative team efforts while allowing you to shine. If you are looking for a great company and career growth potential, then PPG is the company for you, apply today.

Message "PPG" to +1 647 956-0624 to apply for this position via text!

Posted 2023-08-21

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