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Mover Maintenance Technician

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This position will remain open until filled. 

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Mover Maintenance Technician
Position Summary
This position is responsible for working on a variety of maintenance projects and/or moving furniture & equipment as directed. The incumbent will be expected to work both indoors and outdoors in a variety of weather conditions, operate tools and equipment and contribute to a positive and safe work environment at all times.
Position Responsibilities
Moving Furniture and Equipment
  • Loads, transports and unloads boxes, furniture & equipment including IT equipment
  • Disassembles and assembles furniture & equipment including IT equipment
  • Consults with internal stakeholders and installs furniture and other items as directed

Renovation & Special Requests
  • Responds to special facility related requests from internal departments
  • Ensures classroom and facility readiness for Fall intake
  • Complete or assists with minor maintenance projects as requested
  • Maintains tools and equipment supplied by Campus Management

Maintain Campus Management Storage Facilities
  • Organizes excess furniture and equipment in Campus Management storage areas
  • Properly disposes of broken and obsolete items
Required Qualifications
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Strong work ethic, attendance and record and productivity in an independent work environment (demonstrated through previous employment or volunteer experience)
  • Strong customer service, teamwork and communication skills
  • Ability to perform basic laboring activities, including heavy lifting, and exert frequent physical effort
  • Experience with power tools
  • Safety conscious in a crowded, fast-paced working environment
  • Familiarity with IT moves and set up
Preferred Qualifications
Familiarity with RDP facilities on Main Campus, Millennium Centre and Welikoklad Event Centre

Salary or Hourly? Hourly
Salary 20.30 per hour
Benefits and Compensation Information
An additional 15% of the hourly rate in lieu of vacation, statutory holidays and benefits. 
About Red Deer Polytechnic
Focused on advancing the economic and social priorities of Alberta, Red Deer Polytechnic(RDP) provides more than 80 industry-relevant programs within a breadth of credentials to approximately 6,300 credit and apprenticeship students and 3,400+ learners with Continuing Education programming. With modern teaching and learning spaces, and state-of-the-art research and innovation centres in advanced manufacturing and energy innovation, the Polytechnic provides applied research opportunities, leadership in the social, economic, and cultural development of Alberta, and myriad lifelong learning opportunities.

Red Deer Polytechnic’s main campus is located on Treaty 7, Treaty 6 and Métis ancestral lands. This is where we will strive to honour and transform our relationships with one another.
Whatever brings you to Red Deer Polytechnic, we are glad you are here. And we look forward to having you as a valued member of our polytechnic community.
Posting Detail Information

Competition Number 2024-A-022
Employment Type Term-Certain Full-Time
Number of Vacancies 2
Desired Start Date 05/06/2024
Position End Date (if term-certain) 08/30/2024
FTE 1.0
Hours of Work 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week
Open Date 03/01/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Note to Applicant
To fulfill Red Deer Polytechnic’s mission to enrich the intellectual, economic, cultural, and social development of Central Alberta, people representing diverse perspectives and experiences are required. We welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous persons, Black and racialized persons, women, persons with disabilities, persons with any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
Red Deer Polytechnic will provide job applicants with accommodations in accordance with the Alberta Human Rights Code. To request an accommodation, please contact All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Special Instructions to Applicants
This position will remain open until filled. 

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents