Handyman/Construction Person

My Place Realty , a locally owned property management  company, is seeking a Handyman/Construction Person to facilitate general maintenance for multiple residential apartment complexes located throughout the city of Winnipeg. In addition, the Handyman/Construction Person will also work on smaller construction jobs such as the demolition and renovation of a complete suite.

Job Duties include:

  • Following work orders as instructed by the Maintenance Supervisor;
  • Basic touch-up carpentry (drywall, taping, sanding, painting);
  • Basic plumbing such as replacing cartridges or faucets, installation of sinks and toilets;
  • Minor repair work such as replacing windows, doors and locks;
  • Troubleshooting mechanical and electrical problems on building equipment;
  • Demolition and renovation of tenant suites - tearing out floors and replacing, replacing cabinets and counters, drywall, mudding and taping, sanding and painting.
  • Digging around foundations, sewer lines.

Job Requirements:

  • Grade 12 education and minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a handyman/construction role;
  • Basic knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems;
  • Basic general carpentry knowledge;
  • Ability to read technical manuals and drawings;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills;
  • Physically fit with the ability to lift a maximum of 40 lbs;
  • Valid driver’s license;
  • Current Criminal Record Check;
  • Ability to take initiative.

The candidate must possess their own personal protective equipment such as a hard hat and steel-toed shoes. Candidate must possess their own vehicle for use in visiting multiple locations throughout the city in the course of a day.

Compensation for this position is $22.00 to $27.00 per hour plus mileage and includes a medical and dental benefits plan after three (3) months of employment.  Pension plan benefits after one full year of employment.   Interested candidates should respond with their resume to employment@myplace.ca by March 2, 2018.

Professional Resident Manager Position

My Place Realty is a locally owned property management company, currently seeking Full-Time Professional Resident Managers, to work in partnership with the Property Managers to keep vacancies to a minimum, in addition to providing cleaning and maintenance duties.

Key Responsibilities
•    Responding to requests on suite availability and showing vacant suites to potential tenants.
•    Responding to tenant requests.
•    Assisting the Property Manager with rent collection and delivery of notices.
•    Scheduling and completing with move in’s and move out’s.
•    Maintaining the cleanliness of the property, including but not limited to: communal areas, stairwells, parking areas, and garbage enclosure.
•    Cleaning and preparing suites for rental.
•    Maintenance of the grounds including grass cutting, shoveling of walkways, sidewalks and entrances.
•    Daily and nightly inspection of the complex.

Education & Experience:
•    5+ years Building/Property Maintenance experience.
•    Completion of High School or general education degree (GED).
•    2+ years of related experience in a customer service or related role.
•    Must be willing to live on-site.
•    WHMIS certification would be an asset.
•    Knowledge of current laws, legislation and rights concerning residents would be an asset.

•    Working knowledge of cleaning equipment and janitorial tools.
•    Ability to lift equipment up to 40 lbs.
•    Work independently and possess good organizational skills.
•    Good interpersonal skills and a customer service attitude.
•    Good attention to detail.
•    Ability to adapt and learn quickly.
•    Ability to multitask.
•    Maintain a tidy and professional appearance.

To Apply
Compensation for this position is dependent upon the assigned building. Interested candidates should send their resumes to employment@myplace.ca. Please include a cover letter and resume.

While we appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All selected candidates will be asked to complete pre-employment criminal & background checks. Any offer of employment is conditional upon satisfactory results of all applicable checks. We thank all applicants for their submissions