Full Time Housekeeper (union position)

September 14, 2021
Job Type
Competition #
Ministry Unit/Dept:
Ottawa Booth Centre
Salary Range:
$14.25 per hour
171 George Street
Posting Expires:
September 21, 2021
Applications Accepted By:
Human Relations Department: jobs@saobc.org, Fax: 613 241-2818


To provide a clean and safe environment at the Ottawa Booth Centre and Anchorage Programs.


  • Ensures general upkeep of The Ottawa Booth Centre such as common areas, resident’s rooms, cleaning floors, washrooms, windows, dusting, vacuuming, collecting and disposal of garbage
  • Checking, cleaning, moving, arranging and dusting furniture as required
  • Restocks washroom supplies and distributes received material as required
  • Follow proper universal precautions while performing duties
  • Follow hazardous materials procedures
  • Performs other duties as per assigned for each area of our property
  • Aiding in the prevention of the spread of bedbugs
  • Required to show courtesy to clients and all those on the property of the Ottawa Booth Centre

Health and Safety

  •  Adheres to all health and safety policies and procedures in place; complies with all instructions from the employer concerning health and safety as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act and WSIB
  • Ensures all procedures, rules and guidelines for the safety and security of clients and staff are enforced and respected




  • High School Diploma or equivalent


  • 1 to 3 years recent housekeeping experience preferably with an organization that works with the marginalized population

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Lift more than 20 pounds with assistance
  • Current WHMIS training
  • Nonskid CSA approved Safety shoes are required
  • Bilingual (English and French) is an asset

Successful candidate will be required to provide upon hiring:

  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • Participate in our online Armatus Abuse Training and Health and Safety training required upon hiring, as well as updated annually
HOURS:  40 hours per week. Wednesday to Sunday 8:00am – 4:30pm




The Salvation Army offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment process.  If you are contacted to participate in an interview or screening process, please advise us if you require accommodation.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, must advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.


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