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Live-In Building Superintendent


Full time position 

Rate of Pay

Salary is negotiable and based on experience, 40 hours per week, Other Benefits

Job Description

To perform all Superintendent duties for high-rise apartment building. The position is responsible for all repairs assigned by the Property Manager. These tasks include:
Troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on heating, cooling and ventilation systems, Troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on plumbing systems, Troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on electrical systems, Troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on appliances, Paint, Repair drywall, Perform routine maintenance jobs and repairs, Work with minimal supervision
Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time, On Call, Day, Weekend
Work Setting: Apartment/condominium complex
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Work under pressure, Physically demanding, Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information: Staff accommodation provided
Location: Ottawa Center, Ontario


Experience: Experience an asset
Languages: Speak English, Read English, Write English
Equipment Operated/Used:
Power tools, Security systems, Small tractors (lawn/snow removal attachments), Snow blowers, Swimming pool maintenance and cleaning equipment
Security and Safety: Basic security clearance
Own Tools/Equipment: Tools
Essential Skills: Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Critical thinking, Significant use of memory

Company Background

Paramount Properties is a privately held, family-owned company established in 1986. We specialize in the management of high quality residential properties. A contributing member of the Ottawa community for more than three generations, we are deeply committed to management excellence and tenant satisfaction, achieved through teamwork, planning and preventative maintenance. Our philosophy has proven to be extremely successful, as we have experienced tremendous growth to be the city’s second largest rental company with roughly 8,000 rental units.

At Paramount we strive for excellence by providing our tenants with apartments that are fresh and clean. Our friendly, well-trained and experienced staff ensures that the appliances in each apartment are in excellent working order. This quality control is achieved through regular inspections, replacement of parts and continuous follow up.
As one of Ottawa’s best-managed companies, Paramount Properties is proud of our reputation for unbeatable value, safety and cleanliness in some of the city’s most desirable locations. That’s why we have achieved the lowest vacancy rates in the area.


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