Maintenance Assistant-Full Time, Permanent

Avens - A Community for Seniors
January 6, 2022
Yellowknife, Canada
Job Type
$28.51-32.33 per hour
Northwest Territories


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, The Maintenance Assistant is responsible for assisting with general maintenance duties at AVENS – A Community for Seniors. This is a Full-time term permanent position. Duties will include general labour and repairs, painting, general landscaping, and assisting with the maintenance of our new greenhouse. The upcoming expansions to the AVENS campus will add 102 units of independent housing and will provide for exciting growth and development opportunities as the campus expands. Be a part of a world class team bringing new options for seniors housing to the market.

Education and Experience Requirements 

  • Education or training related to maintenance
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to work outside for long periods of time
  • Must be able to obtain, provide and maintain a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check 

Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered. For more information on necessary qualifications, knowledge, skills, abilities, and essential job functions of this position please email 

Pay and Benefits 

SALARY: $28.51-32.33 per hour

PENSION PLAN: eligible after 12 months of employment

GROUP BENEFITS: eligible after 3 months of employment

VACATION: Collective Agreement governs how term vacation leave is allotted and administered

SICK LEAVE: as per the Collective Agreement

OTHER BENEFITS: Subsidized meal plan, the gratifying feeling of knowing you are making the difference in the daily lives of seniors.


Applications will only be accepted through email or in person. Email

Please note – only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. No late applications will be accepted. Applications must be submitted no later than 4:00 pm Friday January 28, 2022

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