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Current job postings

Please submit all job applications to Human Resources by the application deadline included with the specific job posting. We thank all applicants that apply. We'll only contact you if you're selected for an interview.

Facilities Maintenance Operator

The Facilities Maintenance Operator will be responsible for custodial services and general maintenance of Township facilities. The compensation for the position is $19.24 per hour for up to 25 hours per week. Hours will vary with a late afternoon start.

Closing date

The closing date for this job posting is March 22, 2021.


As the Facilities Maintenance Operator for the Township of Severn, you'll have the following duties:

  • maintain the cleanliness of the municipal Administration Office building and Public Works shops
  • cleaning, including wiping down all countertops and desks, washrooms, sinks, kitchens and floors as well as collecting and disposing garbage and other hazardous waste materials
  • maintain the conditions of municipal buildings, which includes patching holes in drywall, preparing for and completing painting activities, hanging pictures and bulletin boards, changing light bulbs, installing shelving and repairing minor damaged or broken fixtures
  • assist with requests for proposal for contractors to complete various tasks within our facilities
  • operate weed whackers, snow blowers and snow shovels to clear walkways and sidewalks
  • pick up and dispose of garbage
  • transport vehicles to service centres if required
  • deliver tables and chairs to various locations in Severn for various functions
  • assist with loading and setting up stage as well as the tearing down stage, tables and chairs at the end of events


Review the minimum qualifications for this position:

  • high school diploma or equivalent
  • at least one year of experience in a maintenance or janitorial role
  • aptitude and willingness for additional training as required
  • working computer skills
  • unrestricted Ontario “G” driver’s licence
  • ability to prioritize workload and work effectively and efficiently with minimum supervision

Employment accommodations

We're committed to an inclusive, barrier-free environment. Accommodation will be provided in all steps of the hiring process. Please contact us if you require any accommodations to ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process.

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Information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act. Information collected will be used and managed by the Township of Severn in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy ActIf you require additional information, please view our Freedom of Information and Routine Disclosure Policy.

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