Operations and Maintenance Worker

Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada ● Spanish, ON P0P 2A0, Canada Req #501
Wednesday, January 3, 2024
The YMCA of Northeastern Ontario is a dynamic charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of communities by offering opportunities for personal growth, community involvement and leadership. We have been offering programs and services to the North Bay community since 1958 and to the Greater Sudbury community since 1936! To learn more about our programs and services offered please visit our website.

We are currently looking for a Operations and Maintenance Worker to join our team of committed professionals. This full-time contract position within the Association is housed at the YMCA of Northeastern Ontario’s John Island Camp location in Spanish, Ontario. Under the direction of the Operations & Site Manager, the Operations & Maintenance Worker assists with cleaning of the facility areas and maintenance shop. This position is responsible for completing basic repairs, maintaining cleanliness of all camp vehicles including watercrafts when in use, and ensuring removal of garbage and recycling from the site. The Operations & Maintenance Worker will be trained in basic generator maintenance. When driving, the Operations & Maintenance Worker is responsible for safely transporting campers and camp staff to and from John Island Camp as well as all other camp transportation requirements.



START DATE: May 6, 2024 - September 2, 2024



HOURS: 40 per week


Major Responsibilities

  • Comply with transportation regulations
  • Daily cleaning and maintenance of camp facilities
  • Assist in other areas of camp and provide support during Family Camp
  • Adhere to YMCA and John Island Camp policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned by the association



  • Possession of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) considered an asset
  • Valid G Class or equivalent drivers license Experience in basic maintenance and cleaning
  • Experience driving long distances on Northern highways
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • WHMIS Certification
  • Current and satisfactory Police Record with Vulnerable Sector Check


If you would like to work in a family friendly environment, please apply, by website only, with a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Personnel Committee. 

Please ensure that your cover letter and resume both specify the job title of the position that you are applying for. 
All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If contacted and you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, you must advise the Human Resources Department.
Please note that successful candidates will be required to submit a current and satisfactory Police Record with Vulnerable Sector Check for review prior to starting employment.
Please note that candidates invited for an interview will be required to submit three professional references.
YMCA of Northeastern Ontario is an equal opportunity employer that is dedicated to maintaining a fair and equitable work environment. All of our employees and job applicants will be promoted or employed solely on the basis of their abilities and qualifications.
Educational credentials completed outside of Canada require a copy of your World Education Services documents (WES) along with your credentials. If you do not have a WES document, please visit https://www.wes.org/ca/. Applications submitted without a WES document will not be considered. 

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  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada
  • Spanish, ON P0P 2A0, Canada