Career Opportunities

Staff Career Opportunity

Competition: 9290DM
Position Type: Physical Services VII
Term: Full-Time
Department: Maintenance
Date Posted: June 14, 2013
Closing Date: Open Until A Suitable Candidate Is Found
Description: The Maintenance Department is looking for a plumber who will perform a wide range of skilled maintenance functions both independently and in a team environment.
Duties: • Maintain and repair all hot and cold water systems, water heaters, water pumps, valves, swimming pool equipment, storm and sanitary sewers, natural gas systems, sprinklers, fire hydrants, fire hose systems, ensure backflow prevention and test, etc.
• Some work on heating, cooling and humidification equipment, lab equipment, laundry equipment, etc.
• Preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and servicing to food servicing equipment, including steamer oven, coffee machines, proofers, dispensing machines, garburators, dishwasher, steam tables and related fixtures and fittings
• Respond to emergencies or requests from the university personnel regarding leaks, plugged toilets, sinks or sewer systems, water main leaks, sprinkler head discharges, etc.
• Install or modify plumbing systems due to changes in the building such as relocations, changes in use, additions or movement of rooms or university functions, improvements, etc.
• Assist or supervise contractors and other tradesmen, order parts or supplies and conduct inventories
Qualifications: • Journeyman’s Plumbing and Gas Fitter’s certificate required
• 5 – 8 years’ experience in installation and repair of building plumbing systems, storm and sanitary sewers, sprinkler systems, natural gas piping, and natural gas appliances
• Related experience in troubleshooting, installation and blueprint/schematic reading in the area of plumbing and gas fitting
• Mechanically inclined
• Some on-call work on evenings and weekends
• Valid class 5 driver’s license
Salary: $3,082.92 semi-monthly
Closing Date: Open Until A Suitable Candidate Is Found
F: 403.440.6629

Submit a separate covering letter and resume for each position you are applying for, quoting appropriate competition number to the address noted above.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Mount Royal University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to fostering diversity as a source of excellence, intellectual and cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome applications from those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, faculty and their scholarship including but not limited to Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, ethnic, national or socio-economic background, religion or age.