Maintenance & Facilities Worker

Maintenance & Facilities Worker

Internal Employment OpportunitiesMaintenance & Facilities Worker

Maintenance & Facilities Worker

Permanent Full Time

North Vancouver

Public Works


Based on Experience

Job Summary:

The Grounds and Facilities Worker is assigned to multiple duties related to the maintenance, repair, and upkeep of TWN facilities, housing, and grounds. Their role includes setup/teardown of equipment, a variety of construction/maintenance tasks, and various custodial duties. Varying work schedule may include evenings, weekends, and holidays.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Custodial and minor maintenance duties on buildings, houses, equipment, and facilities
  • Grounds keeping duties, such as collecting and removing garbage, cutting and trimming grass and other plants, maintaining trails, planning, watering and weeding, pressure washing, sweeping, leaf collection, and snow removal
  • Safely operate and maintain small equipment such as lawnmowers, weed eaters, saws, drills, etc.
  • Minor electrical and plumbing assessments, carpentry and miscellaneous repairs and maintenance
  • Move and arrange furniture and equipment
  • Design and arrange furniture and equipment set up/take down for miscellaneous events
  • Provide labour assistance to trades persons and others
  • Work independently and as part of the Public Works Department team
  • Perform other duties as required



  • Completion of Grade 12, or willingness to complete within an agreed period of time
  • Formal training in custodial or construction training considered an asset
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in grounds keeping, landscaping, construction or another occupation related to the position
  • Previous experience with min or electrical, plumbing, flooring, roofing, carpentry, mechanical or other related repairs
  • Must be available to work flexible days and hours, including weekends, evenings and holidays
  • Must be willing to complete job-related training, including Level 1 First Aid/CPR certification and WHMIS certification
  • Valid BC Driver’s License required
  • Previous experience working in a First Nations community and/or organization is preferred
  • Must be able to successfully pass a Criminal Records Check


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to safely operate light duty equipment and tools related to position
  • Able to understand and carry out oral and written instructions and maintain records as required
  • Able to build and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers
  • Able to deal courteously with the public
  • Able to work independently and to show initiative and independent judgment.
  • Knowledge of Tsleil-Waututh Nation traditional territory an asset.
  • Basic working knowledge of Micros oft Office programs, or willingness to learn within an agreed period of time.
  • Work in g know ledge of basic practices, methods, materials and tools used in construction, custodial and grounds keeping duties.


Work Conditions:

Physical Demands

  • While performing duties of the job, the individual is required to stand, walk, lift and reach for extended peri

Mental Focus

  • Stress may be cause d by the nee d to complete tasks within tight deadlin


Environmental Conditions

  • Work environment may be loud at tim
  • Interacts with management, employees, com muni ty members and the general public.

If this role interests you, please click the link below to directly apply

Maintenance & Facilities Worker

Or send your Resume and Cover Letter to

We appreciate everyone’s interest in the role, however only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.