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Resident Manager Couple

Expires On : August 24, 2020

Posted On : July 31, 2020

Company Name: Victoria Park Community Homes

Job Contact :

Victoria Park Community Homes, Hamilton Ontario

Permanent, Full-Time


Victoria Park Community Homes is a private non-profit housing corporation with a dedicated team of Board volunteers and staff committed to strengthening individuals, families, neighbourhoods and communities by providing stable quality affordable homes.  We value a workplace environment in which employees take responsibility for their actions and performance; contribute to team efforts by offering help whenever it is needed; demonstrate integrity, respect and courtesy; and are committed to providing the highest quality of service.

We have an opening for a full-time, permanent LIVE-IN RESIDENT MANAGER COUPLE (151 Queen Street, 40 Oxford Street, Hamilton, ON)

Position Objectives

Reporting to the Building Manager, the Resident Manager Couple is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance and housekeeping of the rental property.


Core Competencies

The incumbents will possess the following core competencies: Initiative; Emotional Intelligence; Common Sense and Good Judgement; Managing Time and Meeting Deadlines; Effective Communication


Starting Salary: $38,448 each, per year


Benefits: Two (2) bedroom unit + utilities (taxable benefit); Group health insurance plan (extended Health, Dental, Life, Long-Term Disability, Travel, Accidental Death and Dismemberment; Employee Assistance Plan); pension plan; professional training and development opportunities; paid time off; 3 weeks’ annual vacation to start.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Service various notices and correspondence.
  • Cleaning common areas of the building.
  • Complete tenant maintenance request items, as required.
  • Conduct site inspections, identify deficiencies, and implement corrective action.
  • Schedule, assign, and conduct preventative and ongoing maintenance.
  • Complete maintenance in vacant units; make ready for new residents.
  • Determine maintenance supplies and equipment needs for the operations of the building and grounds.
  • Assist with conducting monthly fire alarm testing.
  • Participate in an emergency after-hours on-call rotation.
  • Arrange and schedule work according to priorities determined by the Manager.
  • Perform other related duties as described in the position’s Job Summary.


Minimum Education, Experience, and Qualifications Required

  • Must be reliable and possess a positive attitude.
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must enjoy fixing and maintaining building components in a proficient manner.
  • Must be able to work independently with little supervision while working in a “Team Approach” with our residents, contractors and other staff.
  • Must be familiar with the operation of high-pressure hot water heating and domestic hot water systems.
  • High-school graduate, preferably in technical trades training, or equivalent
  • Must be certified by a recognized authority to administer Emergency First Aid and CPR. Training will be provided by the corporation at the corporation’s expense.
  • Must attend all safety courses and training as required by the corporation at the corporation’s expense.


Working Conditions

  • Be bondable and prepared to execute the Bondability Affidavit
  • Successful candidates will be subject to a satisfactory Police Check at their expense.
  • This position is open only to those legally entitled to work for any employer in Canada.
  • The position is based at 151 Queen Street, 40 Oxford Street and 155 Queen Street, Hamilton.
  • Required to wear personal protective equipment, as required.
  • Regular hours of employment are 35 hours per week, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, with occasional work outside of those hours.
  • On Call: Rotating as per schedule – evenings and weekends, and statutory holidays.
  • Parking will be provided onsite (taxable benefit).
  • Possess a valid and unrestricted Class G Ontario Driver’s License for the class of vehicle operated.
  • Frequent exposure to the elements.


Interested and qualified applicants can submit their resumes with cover letter by


Monday, August 24, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. to:

Victoria Park Community Homes
155 Queen Street North
Hamilton, ON L8R 2V6
ATTN:  Human Resources
By email:

Victoria Park Community Homes will accommodate people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are requested to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants in employment opportunities with Victoria Park Community Homes. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

No phone calls or placement agencies, thank you.


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