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General Maintenance Worker

CompanyGood Shepherd
Date PostedJun 24, 2019
Closing DateJul 5, 2019
Position isFull-Time Regular Permanent
Wage$ TBD
Hours per Week40

Job Description:

Good Shepherd Non-Profit Homes Inc. Hamilton, a ministry of the Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, strives to enhance the quality of life for all who seek assistance and support in our community. There is an upcoming position in the Maintenance Department in the role of:

General Maintenance Worker

 Full Time Position

Mon – Fri. 8:30 – 4:30

Good Shepherd offers a competitive wage and benefits package and a positive work environment.

In a compassionate, hospitable and non-judgmental manner the General Maintenance Worker will be responsible for maintaining the buildings of Good Shepherd in good working order, utilizing all available resources including outside contracted services. Experience in plumbing, electrical, drywall, carpentry and painting is required.  Excellent problem solving skills.  Responsibilities will include receiving and responding to work orders to satisfy their requirements.  The General Maintenance Worker must be available to participate in an on-call rotation with other maintenance workers, and be willing and able to do snow removal at all Good Shepherd properties.


Must have a minimum three years experience in a general maintenance role, with some experience working in tenants units. Certification in CPR or a willingness to be certified is also required. Excellent written and oral communication skills are a necessity.  Must hold a valid non-probationary driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Fluency in a second language is considered an asset.  The selection process will include interviews and a skills assessment.


Please reply with Resume quoting job HS-05-19 by: July 5, 2019 to:

Heidi Billyard

Director of Tenant and Housing Services

E-mail:  hbillyard@gsch.ca     

Or by fax to 905-525-2366


Good Shepherd is an equal opportunity employer operating within an anti-racist and anti-oppression framework. We strive to establish workplaces that reflect and are enhanced by the rich diversity of the community we serve. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to the mission values of availability, flexibility adaptability hospitality and dignity with sensitivity to the issues related to poverty, homelessness, mental illness, addictions and developmental disabilities

Good Shepherd welcomes and encourages applications from all people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are in need of accommodations, please contact Human Resources at 905-528-5877 ex 2265 or sciardullo@gsch.ca .

Work Site Location

Hamilton, ON
Work Site is Bus Accessible

How to Apply

Job Reference Number HS-05-19

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