City of Brampton


Posted Date 2 months ago(11/18/2022 10:10 AM)
Job ID
Job Location 1: Company
# Positions
Job Type
Job Industry
Construction and Trades, Government and Public Sector
Career Level
Years of Experience

Job Description

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JOB TITLE: Maintenance Handyperson
DEPARTMENT: Community Services
JOB STATUS & DURATION: Temporary 6-months
HOURS OF WORK: 40 hour workweek / variable hours
LOCATION: Parks, Sandalwood Facility
STARTING SALARY: $31.19 per hour
POSTING DATE: November 18, 2022

CLOSING DATE: July 01, 2023




Reporting to the Foreperson/Supervisor, Operations, perform maintenance work to indoor and outdoor assets as assigned.

  • Perform general maintenance, minor repairs, and installations, in a large number of trades including: Painter, Arborist, Roofing, Drywall Application, Woodworking
  • Perform general maintenance with respect to indoor and outdoor assets involving basic carpentry/cabinet assembly, brick and interlock repairs, concrete forming and concrete work, asphalt pathway repairs, graffiti removal, playground asset repairs, etc.
  • Estimates, calculates and uses construction layout techniques
  • Install minor millwork and joinery steel and wood framing, interior and exterior finishing, etc.
  • Install doors, windows, hardware components, flooring, suspended ceilings, etc.
  • Build counters, cupboards, sheds, concrete formwork, etc.
  • Assemble and install pre-fabricated cabinetry. Maintain and repair of existing cabinetry
  • Other basic carpentry functions as assigned such as cabinet assembly
  • Monitor maintenance or renovation work performed by outside contractors when required
  • Act as a resource to support and assist with various departmental and Corporate special events
  • Complete work order requests that involve related trades, including indoor and outdoor asset related work
  • Assist with renovation work on indoor and outdoor asset projects
  • Review and assess problematic area on indoor and outdoor assets and provide recommendations to correct deficiencies
  • Perform installation of safety related equipment as required


  • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Over four (4) years up to an including eight (8) years experience in general handyperson maintenance.
  • Valid non-probationary MTO Class G drivers licence, D class licence with Z endorsement is preferred.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with an emphasis on customer service.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.


**Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.


Alternate formats will be provided upon request.

Interview: Our recruitment process will be completed with video conference technology.

If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online by clicking the button above by July 01, 2023 and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate(s) will be required, as a condition of employment, to execute a written employment agreement. A criminal record search will be required of the successful candidate to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.


As part of the application process, applicants will be invited to complete a self identification survey. The survey is voluntary. Participation in the survey will have no impact on hiring decisions. Should you wish to opt out of completing the survey, please select “prefer not to answer” as a response to each question. All information collected is confidential and will not be shared with the hiring manager. The surveys will be anonymized and will be kept separate from applicant or employee files, such that the individuals who completed the surveys will not be identifiable. The results of the survey will assist in the analysis of disaggregated metrics for organizational planning purposes and our commitment to advance and foster diversity, equity, and inclusion. The City may use anonymized data to produce aggregate reports for internal or external use.

Please be advised, the City of Brampton uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.

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