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Home Maintenance Worker

Job Number: 1

Permanent   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Jan 12, 2018 ← Back

Better Living Health and Community Services has an opening for the part time position of Home Maintenance Service Worker. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting senior clients with outdoor lawn and grounds maintenance, snow and ice removal services and light home maintenance and repairs. The successful candidate will be working a minimum of 16 hours per week. The Home Maintenance Service Worker will report directly to the Coordinator, Home Maintenance Services.


The successful candidate for this position must possess the following qualifications:

  • Secondary and/or post-secondary education in a related field or a minimum of one year experience in a similar role
  • A valid G-class driver’s license, access to own vehicle and a clean drivers abstract are required
  • Demonstrated experience in completing basic lawn and grounds maintenance tasks; snow and ice removal, grass cutting, gardening, eaves trough cleaning
  • Demonstrated experience in completing light home maintenance and repair tasks
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects and operate machinery; truck snow plow, lawn mower,
  • Willingness to travel and/or work on an on-call basis, as well as flexibility and adaptability to changes in daily schedules
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Access to own tools is an asset
  • Experience with snow removal and/or operating a snow plow is a strong asset
  • Ability to speak a second language is an asset
  • Successful completion of Vulnerable Sector Screening within one month of employment


The successful candidate for this position must be able to:

  • Assist seniors and adults with a disability with outdoor lawn and grounds maintenance
  • Conduct in-home and outdoor grounds assessments as required
  • Operate machinery associated to home maintenance tasks as required (i.e. truck snow plow, snow blowers, lawnmowers, hand and power tools, )
  • Participate in scheduled team meetings and training sessions as required
  • Adhere to safety and housekeeping procedures


Salary: $15.30/ per hour


Please email or fax your cover letter and resume by 5:00pm on January 26, 2018 to:

Human Resources

E-mail: hr@betterlivinghealth.org Fax: 416-510-1104


We Welcome All Resumes However Only Those Granted an Interview Will be Contacted

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Better Living Health and Community Services

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Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Jan 29, 2018

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