Unity Health Toronto is currently seeking a skilled Maintenance Painter for our Plant & Maintenance team. This individual will be responsible for maintaining the aesthetic integrity and safety of our facilities through regular painting and maintenance tasks. Applicants from abroad are welcome to apply, as Unity Health Toronto offers visa sponsorship for qualified international candidates.
- Prepare surfaces for painting by cleaning, sanding, and repairing holes and cracks.
- Apply paint, varnishes, and stains to walls, ceilings, flooring, and other internal and external surfaces.
- Match and mix colors to meet the required specifications.
- Work with a variety of materials and painting equipment.
- Conduct maintenance checks on painting equipment and tools.
- Adhere to health and safety standards and use protective and safety equipment.
- Collaborate with the maintenance team to schedule painting projects and minimize disruption to hospital operations.
- Keep inventory of supplies and materials and order new stock as required.
- Maintain records of work completed and report any major needs for repairs.
- Proven experience as a maintenance painter or in a similar role.
- Familiarity with painting techniques and the operation of painting equipment.
- Knowledge of health and safety practices related to painting.
- Ability to stand for extended periods and lift up to 50 lbs.
- Detail-oriented with a keen eye for aesthetics.
- Strong communication and teamwork skills.
- A valid work permit for Canada (visa sponsorship is available).
Education and Qualification:
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Professional painting training or apprenticeship is preferred.
- Certification in a trade or vocational school in painting or a related field is an advantage.
- Competitive wage reflecting experience and qualifications.
- Health and dental benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
- Dynamic work environment in a leading health care institution.
- Supportive team and management.
- Visa sponsorship for international applicants.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Specific figures will be discussed during the interview process.Basic salary CAD $ 14.00 – CAD $60.00 per hour.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their application, including a resume and cover letter, via Unity Health Toronto’s official career portal. The cover letter should highlight the applicant’s painting experience and request for visa sponsorship if needed.
Unity Health Toronto is committed to providing a high standard of maintenance and aesthetics within our facilities. We are looking for a Maintenance Painter who is detail-oriented, takes pride in their work, and is eager to contribute to the upkeep of our health care environment. We recognize the importance of diverse perspectives and skills and encourage international professionals to apply, offering visa sponsorship to support the right candidate in joining our team.