Building Maintenance and Caretaker

Building Maintenance and Caretaker

Township of McNab Braeside
Location: Arnprior,
Posted: October 3rd 2019

Almost 100 square miles, the Township of McNab Braeside is situated between the towns of Arnprior and Renfrew. The township is within easy commuting distance of Ottawa. Bordering the Ottawa River and White Lake, with the magnificent Madawaska River flowing through it, the municipality is a natural paradise. There are approximately 7,500 residents year-round and we welcome thousands more during the summer months.

The Township of McNab Braeside seeks applications for Building Maintenance and Caretaker. This is a part-time position at 25 hours per week.

Reporting to the CAO-Clerk on a regular basis with direction from the recreation and public works departments, the Building Maintenance and Caretaker provides consistent cleaning and light maintenance within the municipal buildings so that the facility is available for use or rental on a daily basis.

Position Responsibilities

  • Provide for day to day maintenance of municipal buildings
  • Attend to buildings before and after events to unlock and lock doors and inspect property
  • Carry out minor maintenance to the building and property
  • Ensure kitchens and washrooms are cleaned regularly
  • Perform minor maintenance
  • Take inventory of cleaning and paper supplies and place orders through the office

Complete Job Description

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills to interact with special interest groups and the public
  • Excellent  organizational  and  time  management  skills  to  handle a heavy  workload  and  to  meet  rigid deadlines
  • High level of initiative and independent judgement and ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Physically able to handle heavy lifting
  • Be available for evening and weekend work
Additional Information

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume.

The township offers a competitive compensation package based on qualifications and experience.

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit a detailed cover letter and resume marked confidential and quoting “Building Maintenance and Caretaker” no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23, 2019.

We thank all candidates in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information collected is collected pursuant to the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be retained under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and shall only be used for candidate selection purposes and determining eligibility for employment.

Contact Information
Lindsey A. Lee, CAO-Clerk
Township of McNab Braeside
2508 Russett Drive, RR#2,
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 3G8

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