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Maintenance Technician - Parkside Square

Toronto, ON
Full Time


The Maintenance Technician responds to our resident's service needs and is instrumental in helping Rhapsody deliver superior customer service to our residents. This includes quality move-ins, residential satisfaction, expedited service, and personal attention to the resident. 


  • Responds to resident requests in a timely manner and with a professional and upbeat attitude 

  • Prepares all market-ready apartments, which may include painting, carpet cleaning/repair, general repairs, and housekeeping to ensure a quality product to our residents 

  • Has knowledge of various maintenance functions including and not limited to plumbing, pool maintenance, air conditioning, heating, general carpentry skills, appliance, electrical, painting, caulking, snow removal, scheduling, and life safety issues 

  • Maintains grounds, pools/hot tubs, common areas, and dog parks to keep them clean, free of trash, debris, and other safety issues 

  • Performs on-call emergency procedures as required or as scheduled by the Maintenance Supervisor 

  • Reports any maintenance issues that affect the budget such as life safety, vacant repairs, property damages, and common-area needs to the manager 

  • Is knowledgeable of provincial, local, and federal housing laws, codes, policies, and systems regarding maintenance 

  • Attends and participates in training programs as required by Rhapsody and local city and provincial jurisdictions 

  • Provide superior customer service and represents the company in a professional manner at all times. Consistently maintains a professional, courteous attitude when dealing with residents, coworkers, and the general public 

  • Performs duties as assigned in a timely manner 

  • Dresses per Rhapsody appearance standards 

  • Maintains and safeguards all company tools and equipment 

  • Perform any other related duties as required or assigned 


  • Knowledge of safe use of cleaning agents and equipment used to perform job duties 

  • Ability to read and understand documents such as policy manuals, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals 

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence 

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals 

  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to prepare and interpret bar graphs 

  • Must be able to work any shift Sunday-Saturday to support the company's business needs 


  • High school diploma or equivalent required 

  • Previous experience in construction, HVAC & plumbing preferred 

  • Existing knowledge of neighborhood and community preferred 




(The physical demands characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions). 

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time, moderate standing, reaching, walking, stooping, and lifting, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, talk or hear 

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and peripheral vision 

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds 


(The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions). 

While performing the functions of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, outdoor weather conditions; frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles; and occasionally exposed to toxic, or caustic chemicals, extreme heat, risk of electrical shock, vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 


  • It is recommended that the Maintenance Technician have previous experience with the following tools: 

  • Assorted screwdrivers, Phillips and flat, small and large 

  • Pliers 6"-8" 

  • Adjustable wrench 

  • Assorted Nut Drivers 

  • Socket Sets 

  • Allen wrenches 

  • Electric Multi-Meter 

  • Manifold gauge set 

  • Claw Hammer 

  • Cordless drill 

  • Saw-hacksaw and wood saw 

  • Needle nose pliers 

  • Wire cutters 

  • Wire strippers/crimpers 

  • Flash light 

  • 6" and 24" levels 

  • Tape measure 

  • Wood chisel 

  • Keyhole saw 

  • Razor knife 


Minimum travel to Regional offices for meetings and training sessions.


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