Janitor

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The Salvation Army
Published
February 1, 2019
Location
Fredericton, Canada
Job Type
Category
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Major Daniel Dearing: Dan_Dearing@can.salvationarmy.org
Closing date
February 15th, 2019

Description

JOB PURPOSE:

The Janitor maintains the cleanliness of the facility, property and or grounds in compliance with applicable standards.

 

CHARACTERISTIC JOB DUTIES:

The incumbent is responsible for the following range of job duties characteristic, or typical of the job class:

  • Ensures the general upkeep of the facility such as cleaning floors, washrooms, windows, dusting, collects and disposes of garbage, vacuums.
  • Checks, cleans, moves, arranges and dusts furniture as required.
  • Checks doors and windows to ensure building security.
  • Reports safety concerns and repair issues (e.g. furniture and fixtures).
  • Restocks washroom supplies.
  • Spot washes accessible walls, strips and waxes floors and shampoos carpet.
  • Use of equipment such as a ride on mower, snow blower, floor polisher, vacuum cleaners, and the safe use of ladders.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

NOTE: Not all incumbents perform all of the duties described above but perform a similar range of duties.

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL ATTAINED:

The successful job applicant will have completed High School.

NOTE: An alternative level of education and experience may be acceptable.

 

MINIMUM PRIOR RELATED EXPERIENCE:

The incumbent must have the following experience before hire:

Up to three months of prior related experience, including previous cleaning experience and familiarity with cleaning supplies and procedures.

 

PHYSICAL EFFORT/DEXTERITY REQUIRED:

The performance of the job requires frequently operating industrial cleaning equipment and tools, mopping/sweeping, bending/twisting/lifting, shoveling snow etc.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The incumbent’s work environment is typically in the entire facility and surrounding property designated.

The incumbent will work under the following disagreeable conditions:

  • Handle garbage
  • Isolation and monotony
  • Odors
  • Exposure to toxic chemicals
  • Various weather conditions
  • Washrooms (i.e. human waste)

 

PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES:

The incumbent must take the following precautionary measures (in addition to health and safety rules):

  • Universal Precautions
  • Use gloves
  • Use ear/eye protection (goggles)
  • Eye wash stations
  • Use fume masks where appropriate
  • Use steel toe boots

 

Working Conditions:           Part time employment – 15 hours per week  

 

CLOSING DATE:    February 15th, 2019

Please send your cover letter and resume in confidence to:

Hiring Committee: Major Daniel Dearing

Email:  Dan_Dearing@can.salvationarmy.org

 

Please note any offer of employment will be conditional upon a background check.

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

PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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