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Woodshop Technician – Part Time
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC) is a unique multi-purpose recreation, arts and culture facility located in Oakville, Ontario. QEPCCC offers many drop-in and registered recreational, cultural and aquatic programs, including studio drop-in programs and a studio membership pilot program. With 144,000 square feet of activity space, QEPCCC is seeking a Part Time Wood Shop technician to work in conjunction with its lead Technician and offset extra hours.

Job Designation: Wood Shop Technician
Department: Recreation and Culture
Salary Range: $17 – $21.24 hourly
Temporary: on call, up to 24 hours per week, starting May 2017


Job Responsibilities:

To provide occasional technical support for specialized equipment in the wood shop ensuring equipment is being operated and maintained to manufacturer’s standards. Ensuring all procedures are followed to maintain warranties. Assist users with the proper use of the equipment. Assist in developing, maintaining and enforcing all safe operating procedures.


Specific Duties include:

  • Maintaining the wood shop equipment is in good operating order including weekly and monthly maintenance.
  • Ensuring safe operation of all equipment and adherence to proper handling of all products in the wood shop studio according to WHMIS standards.
  • Ensuring adherence to all Health and Safety procedures/standards.
  • Providing technical support to users and staff to ensure equipment is used properly and safely.
  • Developing and providing all safety training to users.
  • Communicating regularly with the Cultural Coordinator about any problems and/or recommendations regarding equipment and facilities which may affect the safe operation of the wood shop.
  • Maintaining all maintenance and safety logs for the wood shop equipment.
  • Ensuring all warranty requirements are maintained by ensuring operating procedure and maintenance is followed according to warranty requirements.
  • Ensuring the continuing safety of all users while in the wood shop and document all accidents/incidents immediately. All reports must be received by the Department within 24 hours.


Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have a college diploma/degree or other recognized technical qualifications specializing in wood/sculpture, craft and design, fine arts. Candidate will have three years’ experience in a wood shop as well as some experience as an assistant technician. Health and Safety training, WHIMIS and First aid certification are also required.

The successful candidate will have a college diploma/degree or other recognized technical qualifications specializing in wood/sculpture, craft and design, fine arts. Candidate will have three years’ experience in a wood shop as well as some experience as an assistant technician. Health and Safety training, WHIMIS and First aid certification are also required.

Applications will be accepted on-line at www.oakville.ca in the current opportunities section no later than midnight on March 31, 2017.

DATED: March 1, 2017

We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For additional information contact the Cultural Coordinator Dianne Pearce at dianne.pearce@oakville.ca.


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