Maintenance Worker I

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centred 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. Approximately 12,000 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 a Second Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

The Facilities department has three (3) opportunities for maintenance worker 1 (one (1) full-time continuing, and two (2) full-time term (approximately 12 months, with a possibility of an extension).

In this position, the incumbent will perform a variety of tasks: materials handling with shipping/receiving functions, non-trades repairs, university event setups, operation of equipment and driving university vehicles.

The ideal candidate must have good mechanical and practical aptitude; good public relation and computer literacy skills.

The successful candidate must have a minimum of a 5th Class Power Engineering Certificate or Building Operators and a minimum of two (2) years’ building operation experience or material handling experience. Equivalencies will be considered. WHMIS training is an asset.

All applicants will be considered for the full-time continuing position, unless noted otherwise on your application.

Position Requirements
Candidates must be physically fit and have a class 5 driver’s license.

MacEwan Staff Association collective agreement.

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

Category One (1) Full-Time Continuing
Two (2) Full-Time Term (approximately 12 months, with a possibility of an extension).
Salary $22.05 to $28.66 per hour
Closing Date Friday, December 5, 2014
Competition No. 14.11.161
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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