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Handyman (Summer)

Handyman (Summer)

Company: Adam House
Contact Person: Lucy Chaimiti
Location/Address:
430 Gladstone Ave.
Toronto, Ontario , M6H 3H9
Website: https://adamhouse.org  

Position Description

Attention students!

Are you under 30 years of age and looking for a summer job? Adam House is a non-profit refugee reception centre that provides immigration and settlement services, and a home for newly arrived refugee claimants. We are looking for a self-motivated and knowledgeable Handyman to join our dynamic team.

Why should you apply?

  • Reputable non-profit organization
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Thriving team culture

What to expect:

  • Conduct monthly house inspections and resolve deficiencies
  • In collaboration with volunteer coordinator, plan and supervise group projects for volunteers such as cleaning, painting, and yard work
  • Complete small maintenance projects and repairs as necessary
  • Work with Executive Director to develop a master plan/schedule for capital improvements.

The Specifics:

  • 30 hours/week for 16 weeks
  • Compensation: $16/hr

What you need to have to be successful:

  • Knowledgeable and capable in home renovations and repairs
  • Supervisory abilities
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Field of study related to the position (eg. trades)

If interested in this role, kindly email your resume to lchaimiti@adamhouse.org with the job title in the email subject line.

Our organization values the diversity of the people it hires and serves.  We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.  

Posted: May 13, 2019 | Expires: June 14, 2019
Posted Under: Miscellaneous
Career ID: [ 6871 ]