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Live-In Assistant Building Superintendent
Toronto, ON


The Assistant Superintendent is responsible for performing cleaning and minor maintenance duties of the property and ensure the quality of work is performed and maintained to the standards established by Management.


1. Building Cleaning
Inspects and performs cleaning duties (e.g., dusting, vacuuming, washing, etc.) of building and facilities following outlined cleaning schedule; responsible for cleaning suites at turnover time to maintain presentable appearance for incoming tenants/clients.

2. Compactor Room and Exterior Maintenance
Maintains cleanliness of the compactor room and outer shelter area to ensure it is kept clean, tidy and no health and safety hazards exists, notifying management of any repairs or maintenance; assists staff changing bins (garbage, recycling, etc.) when full and move to outside shelter area prior to city pick up; inspects building and property grounds (e.g., sidewalks, laundry room, sewer drains, landscaping, etc.), removing garbage and debris and disposes accordingly; assists with recycling program.

3. Superintendent Coverage & Emergency Response
Responds to all emergencies to investigate and resolve immediately, notifying Building Manager in the event of emergency (e.g. fire, flood, environmental issues, etc.); required to be on-call outside of normal working hours (e.g. evenings and weekends) as per schedule to deal complex tenant issues and inquires to contribute to tenant satisfaction and retention as well as suite turnover (e.g. putting the elevator on service for tenant move ins/outs & completing incoming/outgoing suite inspections & documentation, etc.).

4. Life, Safety and Emergency Systems
Ensures all building life, safety and emergency systems are maintained: including the routine fire alarm tests and compliance with all Health and Safety, Risk Management and environmental policies and procedures as they relate to the property; may assist Building Superintendent with log keeping related to building general as well as life and safety systems.

5. Suite Turnover
Assists with suite turnover including ensuring elevator is on service for moves; inspects suites with incoming and outgoing residents, completes documentation and submits to Building Manager or Site Administrator; may be required to remove all garbage and clean suites once keys have been returned and/or notified by Management the suite is vacant.

6. Tenant Services & Maintenance
May assist in minor repairs and installations pertaining to non-structural and non-vital systems of the property as required (incl. plumbing, electrical & carpentry repairs, touch up painting, routine roof inspections, door repairs, installation and maintenance of directional signage) as requested by Building Manager and/or residents and follows-up with completing the maintenance request form and forwarding to Building Manager for further follow-up and/or file; may assist Building Superintendent with maintenance repair logs for the property to ensure uninterrupted operation of non-vital building systems.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in related role.
  • Knowledge of MS Office application is an asset
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to prioritize, and work independently
  • Ability to handle difficult situations in a professional manner.
  • Neat and tidy appearance of person and uniform.
  • Working knowledge of Residential Tenancies Act is an asset
AGENCY NOTICE: Please note that Morguard does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Services Agreement with agency/recruiter, Morguard will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement and advanced solicited services from a Morguard employee, Morguard explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

We are committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at or (905) 281-3800.

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