Facility Maintenance Associate

Muskoka Grown is currently looking for an enthusiastic Facility Maintenance Associate to join our growing team. Reporting to the Facility Manager, the Maintenance Worker supports Muskoka Grown’s mission and vision to maintain our state of the art Cannabis Growing Operation by performing routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on commercial facilities, mechanical equipment and utility systems. Performs a variety of skilled duties in one or more of the building trades, such as HVAC, painting, carpentry, minor electrical, or other recognized crafts for the purpose of maintaining, cleaning and repairing the building and keeping the grounds / property safe.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine, repetitive daily inspection and maintenance necessary to building exterior/interior, including cleaning facility.

  • Assists and performs semi skilled tasks of a general nature in connection with maintenance, repair and construction tasks in the upkeep of the Facility and surrounding grounds.

  • Assists and performs with installation, maintenance, repair, and construction work in the basic building maintenance trades such as carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, locksmith, flooring, and mechanics.

  • Assists and performs functions in the construction, installations, and maintenance throughout the entire Facility which may include, furniture, fences, cabinets, shelving, and a variety of other structures and items.

  • Inspect properties and communicates to management regarding proper grounds keeping, and general cleanup and maintenance, which includes the use of hand tools such as but not limited to drills, saws, shovels, weed trimmers, snow blower, etc.

  • Performs outside custodial duties such as snow removal, grass cutting and general outdoor maintenance as required ensuring walkways are clear.

  • Prepares and paints walls or performs other types of refinishing.

  • Maintains accurate records of preventative maintenance schedules, work orders and deficiency reports.

  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. Report all mechanical defects & shortfalls to Management.

  • Obtains quotes, and estimates for projects and supplies, repair parts; orders parts as needed and obtains financial approval from the Finance Department before proceeding.

  • Major repairs are performed under the supervision of Facility Manager.

  • Replaces / repairs doors, door locks, door closers of all types.

  • Responds to emergency maintenance / repair requests as required.

  • Conduct routine, non-licensed inspection of facilities including but limited to items such as HVAC, water systems, electrical panel, etc.

  • Inspection of fire protection equipment and ensure equipment is properly maintained and up to date.

  • Protect self and others by maintaining a safe environment via safety inspections, emergency procedures, and following all SOP’s.

  • Comply with all health and safety regulations and acts in line with company policies and regulating licensing laws.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Building trades experience and understanding of equipment maintenance,  deals with uncertainty, exemplary safety mindset, attention to detail, time flexibility, job knowledge, productivity,  professionalism along with speed and attention to detail with regulatory compliance documents.

  • Knowledge of local and Provincial requirements related to assigned duties.

  • Valid driver licence, must be able to operate a Class 7 forklift and maintain operator certification.

  • High school diploma.

  • Knowledge of English language with excellent written and communication skills.

  • Ability & physical flexibility to work in tight quarters in & around HVAC equipment for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to lift moderate weights; boxes, pales.

  • Ability to work at low to high heights (step and extension ladders, elevated work platforms, etc).  

  • Willing to be available to work shifts including weekends and nights for special work projects and On Call duty.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Additional Information:

The chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.

Muskoka Grown thanks all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.

Muskoka Grown is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


To apply for this position, please send your resume to: careers@muskokagrown.com (Subject: Facility Maintenance Associate).

Andrea Grand