Facilities Maintenance Worker - VCC

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/18/2023 5:51 PM)
Competition Number
Number of Positions
Job Type
Regular Part Time
Business and Community Relations
Close Date

Job Description

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Competition #23/131

Internal/External Posting

Closing date: June 1, 2023


Facilities Maintenance Worker – VCC (Regular Part Time)  

Victoria Conference Centre



Perform building maintenance and repair functions at the Victoria Conference Centre



Participate in preventive maintenance and service to plumbing, heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Perform minor repairs and adjustments to building plumbing and electrical systems, such as: washroom fixtures, pumps, domestic water systems, fountains, lighting repairs (ballasts), replace switches and thermostats. Perform routine inspections on emergency generators; service and test life safety equipment such as emergency lighting and fire extinguishers.


All work is directed and assigned by Supervisor or Coordinator, including operating computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) opening and closing work orders and updating taking facility inventories; reviewing monthly maintenance work; monitoring and adjusting (as required) daily automated building control systems (DDC), performing routine diagnostics for DDC issues and reporting suggested solutions.


Perform minor repairs and adjustments to building fabric and related systems, such as: interior walls, ceilings, flooring, furniture, roofing, windows and overhead, interior and exterior doors.  Operate equipment such as power tools, pressure washers and man lift; maintain tools and equipment as required.  


Perform related duties where qualified.



Work is performed according to established maintenance procedures and schedules, requests for service or is assigned by supervisor.  Work is reviewed through meetings with, or reports to supervisor.  Issues such as major expenditure or deviations from established procedures practices are referred to supervisor.



Physical Effort:

Lift and move heavy materials and equipment. (often)

Work in awkward positions. (often)

Work in confined spaces. (often)

Mental Effort:

Short periods of intense concentration while working on complex maintenance systems. (occasional) Visual/Auditory Effort:

Focus on a variety of source data and computer for short periods. (occasional)

Work Environment:

Work from heights. (often)

Work in an environment where protective measures must be taken to avoid exposure to equipment noise, heat, dust and fumes. (often) 

Exposure to potentially harmful materials. (occasional)

Exposure to raw sewage. (Premium item)

Work irregular hours. (Premium item)



Organize and prioritize work.

Understand and apply the techniques of building maintenance and repair and applicable safety standards and acts.

Basic level operation of a personal computer; working knowledge of building control systems (DDC), maintenance management systems (CMMS) and energy management systems.

Use hand tools and power equipment.

Read and understand building drawings and specifications.

Maintain accurate records.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Deal effectively with the public and outside agencies.

Work safely on job sites.



Formal Education, Training and Occupational Certification:

High school graduation.

Basic Building Operator's, or two Building System or Building Fabric courses such as Basic Refrigeration, Carpentry, Heating, or Plumbing. (60 hours)

Manlift Operator Certificate. (8 hours)

Required to obtain criminal record clearance.

Current and valid Class 5 B.C. Driver's Licence.



2 years of related experience.

or an equivalent combination of education and experience.



May be requested to substitute in a more senior position.


Work schedule: Tuesday - Saturday, minimum 17.5 hours per week

$34.78 per hour, Pay Grade 8 

Job Code #4440

This is a CUPE Local 50 Position


To apply for this opportunity you will need to create an online profile or log back in to our career portal at www.victoria.ca/jobs - only online submission will be considered. All applications must be submitted online by 4:30 pm on the closing date noted on the posting. Please be prepared to provide proof of qualifications and supporting materials as outlined in your resume.


At the City of Victoria, we are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we serve. Indigenous applicants, people of colour, all genders, LGBT2Q+ and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Accommodations will be provided upon request during the selection process.


If you require assistance, please email us at careers@victoria.ca.


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