Facilities Maintenance Technician

District of Taylor
April 11, 2024
Job Type
Some experience required
Salary Type
Hourly Rate
$28.30 - $41.54
40 hours per week
High School Diploma
British Columbia


Reporting to the Parks and Facilities Manager, the Facility Maintenance Technician position works at the District Ice Centre performing ice plant supervision, as well as facility maintenance, and seasonal grounds keeping services across various locations within the District of Taylor. The position is responsible for the execution and supervision of ice and ice plant maintenance and monitoring, janitorial tasks, lawn and grounds care and other related miscellaneous duties.

Due to the nature of the service offerings (ice rink, pool maintenance, etc.), and reflective of recreation programs and/or services, this position is required to work various shifts including evening, weekends, and some Statutory Holidays. On call rotational coverage is also requirement to deal with off hour emergencies.


Education and Experience:

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Ice Facility Operator Certificate
  • Pool Operator Level 1 Certificate
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1 Certificate
  • Playspace Safety Certificate
  • 1 year experience in Facility Maintenance, particularly in ice plants
  • Other combinations of education and experience may be considered

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Capable of performing minor maintenance and repairs on heavy and light equipment used as part of daily operations
  • Excellent knowledge of Technical Safety BC, BCRPA, WorkSafeBC requirements and other safety standards related to Parks and Facilities activities
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement in the interpretation and applications of all related regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Well developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, contractors, community groups, the general public and various other external contacts as required
  • Excellent knowledge of the programs offered by the Community Services Department programs and can answer general inquiries as needed
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with limited supervision and direction
  • Well developed interpersonal and conflict resolution skills with the ability to de-escalate conflict situations as they arise
  • Good organizational and prioritizing skills
  • Proficient computer skills with experience in MS Office products (Word, Excel)
  • Previous janitorial experience
  • Understanding of WHMIS principles
  • Working knowledge of safe use in mixing and application of chemicals and other commercial cleaning products and supplies
  • Strong attention to detail

Other Requirements:

  • Completion of a Criminal Record Check
  • Valid BC Driver's License
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada

How to Apply

Please ensure that your submission clearly identifies the position being applied for and address your application to:

District of Taylor

Attn: Lisa Ford, Deputy Corporate Officer Email: recruitment@districtoftaylor.com

Box 300

Taylor, BC V0C 2K0

Fax: (250) 789-3543

While the District appreciates all applicants, only those short-listed will be contacted.

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