The Burlington Performing Arts Centre

Job Position: Facility Maintenance & Custodial Assistant

  • Application Deadline: 19th August 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: $45,000.00 per year
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
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Required Qualifications:

-Must be able to read and write English in order to follow directions, maintain logs and interact with clients. Basic computer skills are required. Knowledge of WHMIS, basic Health & Safety guidelines and building controls preferred.
-Experience using industrial cleaning supplies and/or safety equipment preferred.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to Operations Manager, the Facility Maintenance & Custodial position is responsible for assisting with maintaining a clean and safe facility, while providing janitorial services, building repairs, minor mechanical and electrical maintenance services and supporting the technical department with venue supervision and set-up requirements for rentals and performances. This position acts as occasional on-site liaison for contracted service delivery. Most work is indoors, although some facility maintenance work will be spent outdoors in both summer and winter.

-Provides janitorial service, including cleaning and sanitizing public washrooms, emptying waste containers, stocking washrooms, mopping floors and general facility cleaning and COVID sanitization
-Performs general building maintenance service and repairs, including painting, drywall, door and locks repairs and maintenance, changing lightbulbs
-Receiving deliveries and maintaining inventory of building and cleaning supplies
-Supervises and secures facility when required
-Minor landscaping duties, snow removal and salting of parking lot and sidewalks
-Assists with preparation and delivery of performances and events, including room set-up, unlocking doors and coordinating parking
-Acts as on-site liaison for contracted services
-Provides technical support to the technical department as needed
-Maintenance and organization of theatre equipment as needed
-Other duties as required

Additional Details:

HOURS OF WORK: Full-time based on a 40-hour work week. This position requires flexible hours and will include evenings, weekends and split shifts during some performance periods.

The Burlington Performing Arts Centre is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees, volunteers, patrons and artists. BPAC is actively interested in supporting BIPOC peoples and members of the LGBTQ+ communities and we encourage members of those communities to apply. We thank applicants for their interest, however, only those advancing in the process will be contacted.

About Our Company:

The Burlington Performing Arts Centre (BPAC) is a vibrant, Gold LEED Certified venue, a presenter, a cultural developer, an educator and a community hub located in beautiful downtown Burlington. The facility features a 720-seat Main Stage; a 165-seat Community Studio Theatre; a bright and spacious Family Lobby and an outdoor Plaza. BPAC presents a diverse season of multi-disciplinary professional entertainment, as well an Education Series, festivals, workshops and community engagement events. BPAC is also a rental facility, working with local community groups, promoters, dance competitions, corporate events and more.