Kanata, ON

Located just 20 minutes west of Ottawa, the Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital is a 22 bed rural hospital with an outstanding record of performance, fiscal responsibility and quality patient care. Serving the growing communities of Carleton Place, Beckwith Township, Mississippi Mills and Ottawa West, we are committed to delivering the highest level of health care by connecting our patients to responsive & integrated services, leading the way in quality and safety, and being the kind of hospital that patients recommend to family and friends. If you are interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you!

                                                     MAINTENANCE MECHANIC - CASUAL POSITION

                                                                    I.U.O.E. Job Posting #2020-001

The main function of the position is to ensure the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the Hospital's buildings, systems, power plant, equipment and grounds. The incumbent is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Hospital's preventative maintenance program, and also plays a significant role in the fire and disaster program, and Hospital security.  The position works closely with staff in other departments, suppliers, contractors, and other maintenance mechanics, as is necessary. 

Basic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Grade 11 or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in the maintenance field, including the operation and repair of building systems, equipment and grounds equipment.
  • A demonstrated knowledge of preventative maintenance programs.
  • A demonstrated knowledge of the use of tools and woodworking equipment, blueprint reading, and job and building specifications.
  • A broad basic knowledge in several of the following areas:  carpentry, painting, plumbing, electrical work, construction & HVAC.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • A demonstrated ability to test water in the boiler systems and to maintain the proper chemical levels.
It is preferred that the incumbent possesses the following qualifications:
      • Previous hospital experience in the maintenance field.
      • Previous experience as a plumber, electrician, carpenter, painter, refrigeration technician, etc.

      We wish to thank all who apply but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

      All staff will support and promote a culture of patient and family-centred care. 

      All staff have a role in patient safety and it is an expectation that you will provide safe, high quality patient care and service.  This will be achieved by, but not limited to, taking a problem solving approach to your work, using sound judgment, acting appropriately to ensure safety and taking the initiative to improve care and service.

      If you require accommodation throughout any part of the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources to let us know how we may assist you.



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