Duties and responsibilities:
Under the direction of the Camp Manager, this position is responsible to ensure that Camp Easter Seal remains a safe, clean, barrier-free environment. The Facility Foreperson leads and assists the facility support team with all aspects of the property’s maintenance including grounds, custodial, as well as perform maintenance and repairs to buildings and equipment.
- Leads the Facility staff team and assist with all aspects of building and grounds maintenance, custodial roles and related equipment, including corrective and preventative projects.
- Perform minor maintenance and repair duties to buildings and equipment, including diagnosing and recommending solutions.
- Maintain safe and clean shop facilities; proper operation and maintenance of equipment and vehicles
- Maintain a high standard of cleanliness by leading and assisting with the custodial duties
- Monitor inventory of departmental supplies; responsible for safe storage and use of chemicals
- Ensure staff team is practicing safe and proper operation of equipment and vehicles
- Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications, Education & Experience:
- Must have experience in property maintenance, grounds keeping and custodial duties; related education is an asset
- Experience with vehicle, boat and tractor operation and maintenance
- Safe working knowledge of operation of various equipment (e.g., ATV, mowers, chainsaws, power tools, etc.)
- Must be able to work independently and with minimal supervision
- Must be able to work in a busy environment and manage lifting, standing, and carrying objects
- Strong leadership skills and ability to prioritize and assign work is essential
- Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, problem solving and organizational skills
- Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) certificate or willingness to take training
- Must possess a Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
- Pleasure Craft Operator’s Card would be an asset
Final Candidates are required to provide satisfactory criminal record checks including a vulnerable sector search.