Facilities Maintenance Worker II

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include preparation for university and college, English as an Additional Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

The Facilities Division is currently recruiting for two positions of Facilities Maintenance Worker II. We are looking for highly motivated and flexible individuals to assist in the operation, maintenance and repair of various building components and Campus event support. This includes operation of building mechanical HVAC, lighting and related systems along with Campus setups for day to day operation. Assisting other Facilities Maintenance Trades staff as required.

Candidates should have good mechanical and practical aptitude, good computer skills, possess a Building Operator “A” or 4th Level Power Engineering certificate, and a minimum of three years of similar experience. Equivalencies may be considered. The successful candidate must have experience in building automated systems in the following areas: lighting, HVAC, Key Management, safe usage of chemicals (WHMIS), and knowledge of tools, materials, methods and practices used in this field including safety. Good public relations and written/verbal communication skills, a valid driver’s license and good computer skills are required.


When you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary, and:

• Generous vacation time
• Secure pension plan
• Excellent benefits package
• Effective recognition and retention programs
• Continuous learning culture
• Opportunities for career growth

You can view the benefits using this link:

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-time Continuing
Salary $23.61 to $30.70 per hour
Closing Date October 23, 2015
Competition No. 15.10.118
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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