Accelerated Maintenance Technician

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  • Post Date: August 19, 2019
Job Description

Under the general direction of the Council of the Cree Nation of Mistissini and the Director of Miichuwaap, but more specifically under the supervision of the Housing Maintenance Coordinator, the Accelerated Maintenance Technician shall be responsible in the implementation of the Accelerated Maintenance Program.


Characteristic Functions

  • Maintains positive communication and interpersonal skills at all times and be able to maintain positive with co-workers, supervisors and all members of the general public
  • Provide information, education to tenants and occupants on the need of being maintenance responsible according to the Residential Tenancy Agreement
  • Provide training to tenants and occupants on the proper use of all housing mechanical and ventilation systems
  • Asses and inspect all mechanical ventilation systems (Air exchanger, kitchen and bathroom fans) to ensure all are in good condition
  • Ensures that all housing safety feature such as fire/smoke detectors and fire extinguishers are in good condition and properly function; that all tenants and occupants are aware of their responsibility
  • Perform basic maintenance works on carpentry both internal and external of the residential unity; repairing and patching roofts, minor plastering and painint of walls, repairing or replacing flooring material, windows, doors, stairs and rails
  • Identify, assess and preventative works needed, fix, and correct plumbing faults, repairing flush valve, sink faucets, toilets inaccuracies, water line leaks within the unit
  • Exrcute basic electrical works and components of the unit when needed; to make sure of the electrical issues are corrected and functioning properly
  • In collaboration with the Maintenance Coordintor asses work orders and completes preventive works under his responsibility and also provides information needed on material required to complete the works
  • While on field assignments; if he encounters another problem, he is expected to fix the problem immediately without delay. If the problem is major, he MUST report to the Supervisor or the Maintenance Coordinator
  • Performs other related duties from time to time as deemed neccesary



  • Completion of Nothern Building Maintenance Course
  • Completion of Carpentry Course
  • 2 years experience in housing maintenance on social housing
  • Must possess excellent communication and written skill
  • Must have minimum computer skill, word and excel
  • Must possess driver’s license class 5
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision


Salary Range: $27.50/hr

Closing Date: August 26, 2019 @ 5:00 PM


Please Address all Applications to:

Andrew Neeposh
Director of Human Resources
Cree Nation of Mistissini
187 Main Street,
Mistissini, QC G0W 1C0


Applications are to be forwarded to Emily S. Brien, Administrative Assistant to HR or email