Maintenance Worker

The Salvation Army Northern Centre of Hope, Fort St. John
March 1, 2018
Job Type
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Tatjana Eggie , Email:
Closing date
March 15, 2018


Interested applicants must respond in writing and indicate “Maintenance Worker - PT” in the subject line.



  • Part Time – 16 hours per week


  • Implements preventative maintenance procedures for related equipment, recommends and performs minor and some moderate repairs (program vehicles, faucet, toilets and light fixtures);
  • Undertakes minor renovation projects including dry walling, minor electrical repairs, plumbing; carpentry, and painting; reports safety concerns and major repair issues
  • Conducts minor troubleshooting of building systems;
  • Assists in developing specifications for tenders and in monitoring quality of workmanship of outside contractors and/or maintenance personnel;
  • Establishes and monitors preventative maintenance procedures for related equipment; recommends repairs and purchases as required;
  • Maintains a personal log book. Record all tasks undertaken during shift;
  • Ensures the general upkeep of the facility including all scheduled maintenance weekly, monthly, yearly…etc.
  • Communicates regularly with Managing Director and if needed the OH&S Committee
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Strong service ethic and a friendly disposition with the public
  • Adaptability to change and frequent interruptions
  • Team oriented and able to take initiative
  • Willingness to work with people from diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • Criminal Record Check
  • CPR, First Aid and Non-Violent Crisis Training an asset
  • Computer ability
  • Valid driver’s license & proof of a clean driving record
  • Custodial and general repairs (i.e. painting and plumbing) experience

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume. We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates throughout the recruitment and employment process. If you require accommodation, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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