Maintenance Worker 5

Work Area: 
Physical Plant Maintenance
Base Site: 
Holy Family Hospital
Regular Full Time
Job Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.


Reporting to the Supervisor of Facilities Maintenance and Operations for Plant Services, this position entails plant services and security installs, renovates and performs preventative maintenance duties related to the buildings, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC Controls and some medical equipment, as well as supervises contractors and other suppliers. 


Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. Ability to organize work. Ability to operate related equipment. Ability to supervise.


Grade 10, plus four years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.


Installs plumbing fixtures and systems such as taps, sinks, and toilets by extending and/or changing water supply and waste lines and fitting pipes. Performs electrical and mechanical repairs to equipment such as autoclaves, washers, sterilizers and dryers by replacing and/or repairing items such as drive units, electrical motors and control valves, changing seals and bearings and installing water lines and drains. Supervises Maintenance Workers and other designated staff by performing duties such as scheduling and co-ordinating work assignments. Constructs items such as walls, doors, floors, ceilings and windows by framing, applying and finishing materials such as drywall, wood panelling and floor coverings; designs and constructs furniture such as desks and tables. Performs plastering, painting and decoration by applying a variety of paint, plaster and wall coverings. Performs minor renovations. Performs welding repairs either with electrical welder or oxygen and acetylene welding. Performs preventative maintenance to all the Hospitals electrical and mechanical and HVAC equipment. Performs other related duties as assigned.