Job Opportunity by Wigwamen Incorporated

Job type: Full Time Contract

Wigwamen Incorporated is a non-profit housing corporation providing affordable rental

accommodation. We’re looking for a self-motivated, highly-organized Summer Maintenance Assistant Student to join and support our team. Reporting to the Property Manager and Superintendent at Robin Gardner Voce (RGV), the Summer Maintenance Assistant Student will be responsible for supporting the timely completion of tenant related maintenance services, including unit turnovers, service calls and emergency maintenance issues.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure the timely completion of tenant-related maintenance services
  • Evaluate and respond to emergencies in an appropriate manner
  • Support the completion of minor repairs; and other work as assigned
  • Maintain records, in accordance with company policy
  • Report to management regarding persistent maintenance problems

The preferred candidate will have:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • A clean criminal record and background check
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in maintaining records
  • Good computer skills; ability to use a variety of computer programs
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), analytical and tenant relation skills
  • Must have a flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • The physical and technical capabilities to perform the duties of the position
  • Knowledge of the Residential Tenancies Act, the Building Code and/or Fire Code is an asset
  • The ability to lift 25 pounds, and use an 8’ step ladder
  • Be a youth aged 15 to 30 years old

This is a full-time, contract summer student position. The deadline for submissions is July 6th, 2020.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: Tanner Tootoosis at,

Wigwamen Incorporated welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.  No phone calls, please.