Aldersgate Village is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and skilled maintenance person to serve as Custodian to our 87-unit independent living, seniors’ apartment complex and 24-unit Life Lease town homes.

Date Posted

October 7, 2019




21 hours per week November to April

35 hours per week May to October


Wage starting range $15-$16 per hour

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Maintenance Manager, the Custodian is responsible to maintain the buildings and grounds of Aldersgate Village in a clean, healthy and safe condition. Tasks include cleaning, painting, grass cutting and snow removal, basic maintenance/repair work on grounds equipment, plumbing, locks, carpentry, basic electrical, grouting, minor drywall repair, etc. The position entails performing scheduled, preventative, routine and emergency maintenance tasks on equipment and systems within the complex; completing work orders for any deficiencies or repairs identified throughout the property on a timely basis to ensure resident satisfaction and safety. The successful candidate must be a self-starter who takes initiatives and is proactive on tasks assigned and beyond. In carrying out your maintenance tasks, you will need to look forward to your interactions with our residents, and to take pride in providing exceptional customer service.


Required experience: Janitorial experience, minimum 2 years Required education: Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent Building Service Worker certificate would be an asset. The ideal candidate will possess:

Prior custodial/maintenance experience

Must be able to provide a current Police Security Check

Valid driver’s license

Strong communication skills and proficiency in problem solving

Ability to work independently and take on new challenges

Strong work ethic and respect for the values of our organization

Position requires someone who is flexible, honest and reliable

Must enjoy dealing with people and be able to handle all situations with tact and diplomacy

Must be highly responsible, motivated and organized

Must have own vehicle


Job description available upon request

To apply

If this opportunity offers the interest and challenge that you have been seeking, please forward your letter of application and resume, in confidence, by close of business, Monday, October 28, 2019 to:
Amy M. Elliott, Administrator
Aldersgate Village
7 Aldersgate Drive,
Belleville, ON K8P 4W9
Fax: 613-962-1199