Custodian/Maintenance

  • Vernon, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

KingFisher Boats, North America’s leading manufacturer of all welded heavy gauge aluminum fishing boats, requires Custodian/Maintenance Assistant for our Center of Excellence in Vernon, BC.

The successful candidate will be responsible for daily light maintenance and cleaning activities in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

Hours of work:

  • Monday - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Job Description

Janitorial

  • Clean office floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming them.
  • Stock production and office consumables (coffee, tea, cream, cutlery etc.)
  • Clean lunch room (floors, tables, kitchen, etc.).
  • Gather and empty trash.
  • Service, clean, and supply restrooms.
  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees.
  • Dust furniture and scrub surfaces clean.

Pest Control

  • Spray chemical solutions, powders, and gases on or near surfaces of a building to eliminate pests.
  • Identify invading pests, including rats, termites, snakes, wasps, ants, spiders, mosquitoes etc.
  • Set mechanical traps and place bait.
  • Remove dead rodents after extermination.

Light Maintenance

  • Perform minor plumbing maintenance on existing systems.
  • Perform routine painting and repairs as necessary to maintain facilities in like new condition.
  • Move office furniture.
  • Requisition supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.
  • Dust and cleans air/return vents and filters.
  • Maintain flowers and trims shrubbery.
  • Clean First Aid Room and eyewash stations.
  • Notify manager concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.

Other duties as requested.

Qualifications

  • 1 -2 years of related experience.
  • Must be able to safely and effectively use mechanic's tools.
  • Experience cleaning commercial buildings and shops.
  • Grounds keeping experience.
  • Must be flexible regarding work schedule and willing to work overtime or be on call when necessary or assigned.
  • Must exhibit a high level of safety consciousness. 
  • Forklift certification is recommended.
  • Pest Control preferred but not required.

Additional Information

Kingfisher Boats recognizes and embraces the importance of values in our ever-changing workplace. To be successful, all applicants must demonstrate behaviours that are reflective of our values: 

  • Respect for People 
  • Financial Responsibility  
  • Being Accountable 
  • Improving Everyday
  • Community Enrichment 
  • Team Players

We offer a comprehensive compensation package that may include: 

  • competitive salary,
  • MSP and extended benefits coverage,
  • profit sharing,
  • retirement saving plans,
  • employee purchase plans, 
  • and education and apprenticeship opportunities.

 We will review all application, however, only those selected for an interview will be called.