Facilities - Maintenance Worker

Volunteer - Fanjoy Culinary + Wellness Centre

Purpose

Maintenance Volunteers work on WRA’s site. Maintenance volunteers allow the Centre to continue to operation at all times, saving dollars in services that can then go directly to care.

 

We are currently seeking a volunteer to assist with the upkeep and maintenance of the site. THe Maintenance volunteer role will assist with implementation of an annual maintenance project plan to maintain our facility and grounds and help prevent future issues. 

 

This role is perfect for someone who

The following qualifications are important for this role:

  • Reliability
  • Enjoys routine maintenance tasks
  • Ability to complete tasks independently with minimal supervision
  • Good team communication skills
  • "Handy" and able to safely and effectively complete minor repairs
  • Knowledge of how to safely operate power tools
  • Maintenance and gardening experience/knowledge
  • Up-to-date Tetanus Vaccination
  • Certification in carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, or fiberglass repair an asset
  • Access to vehicle an asset

 

Responsibilities

  • Perform regular maintenance duties in accordance with our Annual Maintenance Plan under the Supervision of the Maintenance Coordinator and Hospital Staff.
  • Regular duties may include:
    • Raking leaves and clearing them from enclosures
    • Maintaining pathways
    • Cutting back brush
    • Removing invasive plants
    • Cleaning, repairing and sharpening tools
    • Identifying maintenance needs
    • Performing minor repairs
    • Working with the Maintenance Team on construction projects such as building a table or shed
  • Follow Health & Safety protocol and report unsafe conditions to the Health & Safety Committee
  • Use communication systems in place for identifying and logging tasks
  • Communicate with the Maintenance Coordinator regarding problems, tools, equipment needed

 

Time Requirements:

  • Regular 4-hour weekly shift and minimum commitment of 100-hour

How to Apply 

Please fill out an application form and our Volunteer Coordinator will be in touch. More information can be found on our website at Wildlife Rescue Association of BC| Volunteering.