Student - Maintenance ID: 68066

Deadline Date: 2022/02/28

Location:  Thunder Bay

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Supervisor performs general maintenance on the grounds.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 125 Syndicate Ave South Suite 42 McKellar Mall
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Trades, Transport, and Equipment

Major responsibilities:

  1. Cuts grass, waters plants, pulls weeds, and fertilizes.
  2. Assists staff with daily duties such as patching, touch-ups, painting, moving furniture and cleaning vents, etc.
  3. Other duties as assigned.



  • Secondary school education or an equivalent combination of training and experience

 Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and concisely in English, both orally and in writing
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work well in a team environment
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Able to communicate effectively and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Superior customer service skills and the ability to deal with the public, residents, families, staff and suppliers in a courteous and tactful manner
  • Must be reliable, dependable, and punctual
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Class “G2” Ontario Driver’s Licence, or equivalent
  • Must meet the definition of a competent driver as defined by the Corporation

 Physical Demands: 

  • This position requires constant standing/walking; frequent squatting/kneeling and lifting (varying amounts)
  • Must be able to bend, stretch and twist freely
  • Must be able to operate riding lawnmower, gas trimmer and air compressor


  • Has a keen interest in working with the elderly
  • Previous experience in taking direction from others
  • Previous grounds work, painting, and minor appliance repair experience

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must remain a competent driver as defined by the Corporation
  • May be required to provide a successful driver’s abstract
  • Must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination at point of conditional offer
  • Prior to commencing employment, will be required to review and attest/affirm to all Pioneer Ridge Staff Immunization Policies.
  • Must have successfully undergone a "two step" tuberculosis skin test within the 12 months prior to employment
  • Must undergo a successful Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC)
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:

Please apply online at 

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Carly Toppozini
Position Title:
 Classification Analyst
Company Name:
 Thunder Bay, City of
 125 Syndicate Ave South Suite 42 McKellar Mall
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7E 6H8
Web Address: