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Maintenance Repairer

NL Health Services - 1,088 Jobs
Labrador City, NL
Full-time - Permanent
Posted 20 days ago

Job Description

Maintenance Repairer
Permanent Full-Time
Location: Labrador City, NL
PCN: 56183DIF

The primary purpose of this position is to have knowledge to carry out plant operations and skilled maintenance work on all Labrador Grenfell Health Buildings, grounds, machinery, and equipment at a high standard. This position reports directly to the Team Lead Supervisor and/or Regional Director of Physical Infrastructure Support.


" Basic Carpentry or trades course;
" Graduation from High School or Equivalency preferred, or a willingness to complete a competency test prior to hire;
" Some experience at the semi-skilled level in building carpentry, electrical or mechanical trades;
" Some knowledge of the methods, materials, tools, and practices used in the building, electrical and mechanical trades;
" Some knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of several trades;
" Some ability to perform tasks requiring mechanical aptitudes;
" Class 05 Driver's License;
" CPR/Standard First Aid or willing to complete within a reasonable time frame to be set by the employer;
" Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Fall arrest certificates or willing to complete within a reasonable time;
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.

Duties: (Included but not limited to)

" Perform a limited variety of simple and/or routine maintenance tasks (Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Pipe Fitting, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Steam Boiler Maintenance);
" Maintains and repairs electrical system components, i.e., replaces switches, light bulbs, and helps electrician in major electrical maintenance and repair work, oils and adjusts electric motors;
" Repairs of plumbing, leaks, clogs, and new installations. Repairing toilets, sewage discharge lines, sinks, dishwashers, ruptured lines, install new water lines, toilets, sinks, bathtubs, and showers;
" Perform miscellaneous other maintenance tasks, including minor welding projects, furniture repair, landscaping replacing window, doors, doorknob, and countertops;
" Maintains floors; buffs, strips, and waxes floors throughout the health Centre as required;
" Mixes and applies plaster to walls and ceilings, paints building walls, rooms or other surfaces as assigned, lays floor and wall tiles;
" Mixes cement and lays concrete footings, refurbishes concrete walkways when needed;
" Services and cleans the Labrador Grenfell Health maintenance vehicles and reports any problems with the vehicles;
" Maintains Labrador Grenfell Health grounds, mows lawns and shovels snow when needed;
" Keeps ice removed from the eves of the facilities during the winter season and all walkways free of ice buildup and ice melts applied to walkways as required;
" Collects and disposes of garbage from the health centre and all the Labrador Grenfell accommodations as needed;
" Proficient use of work order system;
" Brings packages to and from airport as required;
" Assist trades personnel with any major repair work;
" Other related duties as required.


" CG-22 of the Nape HS salary scales, $21.20 - $23.25 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Hours of Work:

" 75 hours Bi-weekly; variable shifts.

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2023000322W

Competition Number: 2023000322
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About NL Health Services

About NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 21,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

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