Founded in 1956, the Canadian Mental Health Association Kelowna and District (CMHA Kelowna) is part of Canada’s oldest national charity that helps maintain and improve mental health for all Canadians. As the nation-wide leader and champion for mental health, CMHA helps people access the community resources they need to build resilience and support recovery from mental illness.
At CMHA Kelowna, we are dedicated to Mental Health in our community. No matter how old or how young, we provide support for families and individuals through programs that promote positive mental health and support recovery, while championing the elimination of barriers that can prevent people from thriving. We are a dynamic, innovative and visionary organization. We are seeking individuals who share our vision of a mentally healthy Kelowna and are passionate about making a difference in our community by bringing their particular expertise to our organization.
We are experiencing significant growth, and are seeking an energetic Maintenance Coordinator to support our new housing initiatives by providing the overall maintenance at two of our supportive housing locations Gordon Place and Heath House by establishing, monitoring and carrying out preventative maintenance procedures and schedules for buildings, equipment and grounds. In addition to, ensuring our buildings and equipment meet all safety, security and fire regulations and policies. The Maintenance Coordinator performs or assists in a variety of semi-skilled and manual tasks in building and grounds maintenance.
- Grade 12
- Class V BC Driver’s License
- Certificates in CPR, First Aid
- Recent, related experience of two years
- Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
- Ability to deal with others effectively
- Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position
- Ability to operate related equipment
- Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize
To apply for this exciting new position, please forward a cover letter and resume by February 1, 2018 to: John West, Human Resources Coordinator @ firstname.lastname@example.org
CMHA is an equity employer and encourage applications from women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, First Nations, Inuit, and Metis people, people of all sexual orientation and genders, and others who may contribute to our further diversification.
We appreciate and thank all applicants for their interest, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.