Job Posting - Coordinator, Building Maintenance | YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka
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Coordinator, Building Maintenance
Barrie YMCA
YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka
Barrie, ON

SALARY: $27,134 – $35,152

PLACEMENT: September 2011

The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka can trace back its roots more than 100 years. Currently, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka serves over 60,000 people in Simcoe County and District of Muskoka and Parry Sound in Central Ontario.

With a staff complement in excess of 700 full and part-time people, combined with more than 3,000 volunteers and donors, and an operating budget of $24 million, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka serves over 19,000 annual members and participants through its seven centres in Barrie, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, Orillia, Parry Sound and Wasaga Beach.

The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka has 56 licensed YMCA Child Care Centres providing services to greater than 3,000 families, making it the largest Child Care provider in the region. Over 45,000 day campers and 800 residence campers register in our summer programs. More than 15,000 people are served through leadership development, outdoor education and family programs at YMCA Geneva Park, and staff counsels over 20,000 people in several employment centres and programs across our region, including Huntsville and Parry Sound. Newcomers to our area receive guidance in settling into their new life in Canada, through our YMCA Newcomer Services program.

The Coordinator, Building Maintenance is responsible for maintaining the facility in ‘as new’ condition by ensuring a high standard of general maintenance and cleaning.

• Repair and maintain all aspects of building and grounds in ‘As New’ condition
• Maintain safe and functional work systems throughout building
• Flag any cleaning deficiencies with the Supervisor Cleaning and Maintenance
• Physical readiness to work early mornings on a regular basis.

• At least two years of related professional experience or post secondary diploma/degree
• Ability to attain a Health and Safety Certificate Part 1 and Two
• Current WHMIS training certificate
• Possesses a practical working knowledge of electrical, carpentry, grounds, HVAC, and plumbing systems
• Ability to obtain Certified Pool Operators Certificate
• Proven track record of successful facility upgrades and repairs
• Strong communication skills
• Experience working with contractors and trades people
• Ability to work as Manager on Duty as well as outdoors
• Experience in cleaning and maintaining cleaning equipment and systems
• Current CPR and First Aid
• Current Police Reference Check and Vulnerable Sector Check

Commitment to Vision and Values:
 Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and an appreciation for the mission, vision, values and strategic outcomes.

Concern for Health and Safety: Acts promptly on all risk, health and safety concerns. Communicates and reports all risk, health and safety concerns to supervisor.

Quality Focus: Meets and surpasses all Association and YMCA Canada standards. Commits to improving YMCA assets in a “as new” condition.

Service Orientation: Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to enhance each and every person’s YMCA experience.

Self Management: Works independently with minimal supervision.


If you are interested in this position please send a letter of application and résumé by August 22nd 2011 to: 

Chris Roos – General Manager
Barrie YMCA
22 Grove Street West
Barrie Ontario
Fax: (705)726-0508