Who We Are!
The Wexford, our Bria Community located in Tsawwassen, is looking for a full-time Maintenance Technician to join our team. Together, we create safe and vibrant communities, where choices are valued and seniors lead active and purposeful lives.
Why Bria Needs You?
Reporting to the General Manager, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for daily regular maintenance and ongoing preventative maintenance of all areas of the interior and exterior of our residents' home. The Maintenance technician ensures a high level of Residents’ comfort in their personal and communal living environments by maintaining an efficient building and responding to their requests. The technician may also be deployed from time to time to other properties as operations and skills permit.
Shift: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wage: $21.49-23.03 hourly with full benefits package
Who You Are!
You must have compassion for others and the ability to provide a high quality of care service.
We need a high energy and upbeat personality who can be playful, patient and respectful all at the same time.
You are open to learning new skills, participate in ongoing training, and have good communication both written and spoken.
You have a positive attitude and enjoy working in a senior care environment and/or a customer service environment.
Does your lifestyle allow you to maintain both physical and mental wellness?
Are you willing to be engaged and become a Bria Ambassador by volunteering and contribute to an engaged workplace culture?
What You Will Do!
Performs minor carpentry, electrical, plumbing work or repairs; repairs include furniture, light fixtures, faucets, trim kits and electrical appliances, and equipment in common areas and suites.
Conducts regular visual checks of fire safety & HVAC systems, documents, and takes corrective action as directed.
Active member on committees or teams such as the fire safety and Joint Occupational Health and Safety, for designated properties.
Plans and conducts regular fire safety and evacuation drills with the support of the GM.
Responsible for maintaining the electronic building access controls/lock systems and Resident life safety equipment and acts as liaison, as necessary, with Information Systems.
Performing preventative maintenance inspections as identified by service or industry standards on common property and equipment.
Communicates effectively and respectfully with Residents to respond to their requests.
Maintains a clean, safe and orderly appearance of the exterior grounds and parking areas, including, litter pick up and ice and snow removal.
Maintains water features to ensure proper function and appearance.
Responds to emergency maintenance requests, as needed.
Provides technical support to other properties as assigned.
Your Must Haves!
Minimum Grade 12 education, plus five (5) years' recent related experience with preference given·general construction, property and/or hospitality industry maintenance and those with Direct Digital Control systems experience. Some technical training in and knowledge of basic plumbing, electrical, building repairs, carpentry, heating and ventilation systems, WHMIS and fire and safety systems - 5th or 4th class Power Engineer preferred.
Competitive Extended Medical & Dental Benefits
Team Building Events throughout the year
Bria Summer Family BBQ & Bria Holiday Party
Club 16 / She’s Fit Gym Corporate Discount Rate
PNE / Playland Company Discount Code
Sun Run & BMO Marathon Company sponsored
Free Onsite annual Flu-Shot
Bria Communities Gives Back!
At Bria Communities, we don’t just serve our residents but we are heavily involved with serving & helping
within our communities. Here are some of the initiatives and fundraising campaigns that we participate
Bria Big Bike to support the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation
Walk for Alzheimer’s to support the Alzheimer’s Society of B.C.
Surrey Food Bank
The Grand Parade to support the Seniors Services Society in New Westminster
Drive-Thru Turkey Trade to support DeltAssist
Virtual Dementia Tours – An emotional experience we provide to the families, community workers, local governments and staff.
If you love interacting with and getting to know seniors, have exemplary customer service skills and really want to make a difference in the lives of our residents, we want to hear from you.
Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining how your education and experience has prepared you for this position.
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18 August 2021
1 October 2021