octobre 13, 2021
Fort Frances
Job Type
Ministry Unit/Dept:
Fort Frances
Salary Range:
$14.35 per hour
353 Scott Street
Posting Expires:
October 20, 2021
Applications Accepted By:
Email: arthur.heathcote@salvationarmy.ca


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Core Values The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:
Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

The Janitor will maintain the property in a clean and tidy state, as well as assist the Ministry Unit where required.

This is a part-time position at 12 hours per week, Wednesday - Friday, 10:30am to 2:30pm.

The Salvation Army requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide proof of full vaccination. Requests for exemption from the policy due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by provincial human rights legislation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


  • Support The Salvation Army mission and standards.
  • Treat all people with respect and caring.
  • Perform regular cleaning duties in and around the Army property, so as to maintain a high quality of cleanliness and appearance.
  • Perform regular minor maintenance around Army property.
  • Perform regular grounds maintenance as required. This will involve items such as snow removal, salt application, among other duties.
  • May provide appropriate instruction and supervision to volunteers, CSO’s (Community - Service Orders) and ensure appropriate standards and paperwork are followed.
  • Provide assistance to the Thrift Store with garbage removal, weekly cleaning, and other duties as needed.
  • Represent The Salvation Army in a positive, professional manner.
  • Assist with ensuring proper security of Army property.
  • Maintain working knowledge of, and application of WHMIS and safe work procedures for all jobs and chemicals used. The Janitor is part of the Health & Safety committee.
  • Will be involved with food or other pickup duties.
  • May be involved with special events.
  • Perform other duties as required.


Minimum Education Level Attained:

  • Completed High School or equivalent.

Special Licenses, Diplomas, Certifications or Requirements:

  • MUST have Valid Driver’s license.
  • Able to provide Criminal Background Check screening that is satisfactory to The Salvation Army, in its sole discretion, is required.
  • Up to three months of prior related experience, including previous cleaning experience and familiarity with cleaning supplies and procedures.
  • Understanding of working safely, and WHMIS, including universal precautions.



  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to represent The Salvation Army in a positive and professional manner in the community.
  • Comfortable working in a Christian environment with the ability to demonstrate empathy and compassion.
  • Support for and an understanding of the mission and the purpose of The Salvation Army
  • Frequently operating industrial cleaning equipment and tools, mopping/sweeping, bending/twisting/lifting, shoveling snow etc.
  • Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Moderate to high attention when using motorized equipment, handling hazardous chemicals, and using non-motorized equipment and general cleaning.
  • Ability to multi-task and work well in a fast-paced setting.
  • Duties require employee to work in the Fort Frances building/Thrift Store, as well as in the community and surrounding area.
  • Must be willing and available to work flexible hours including evenings and some weekends.
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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