January 13, 2022
Vancouver, BC
Job Type
Competition #
Ministry Unit/Dept:
Southview Heights & Terrace
Salary Range:
Per the Collective Agreement
7252 Kerr Street
Posting Expires:
February 25, 2022
Applications Accepted By:
Attn: Meenu Heer, Email: meenu.heer@salvationarmy.ca Please mention 'Competition # 220114-JS' in the subject line of your email


The Salvation Army's Southview Heights and Terrace is a Senior Residence located in South Vancouver.

We are currently hiring for casual Janitorial staff that wish to work in a warm and loving environment.

This person would be doing checks during the night for both buildings, be able to perform janitorial duties, and provide emergency response as required.


  • Casual/On-call (24 hour facility)


  • Read and sign communication book daily
  • Sweep/mop floors, moving items such as carts & floor mats as per schedule
  • Garbage and recycling removal as per schedule
  • Clean and sanitize common area washrooms, offices and other areas as per schedule
  • Clean heavy black chairs in recreation room as per schedule
  • Clean commercial kitchen ovens, stove tops, grills and walls as per schedule
  • Tea room coffee machine to be cleaned/refilled when needed
  • Shovel & salt entrance ways when required
  • Accommodate requested duty assignments from Support Services Supervisor regarding unexpected work related situations that may arise from time to time
  • Write in maintenance book requesting repair services
  • Inform Support Services Supervisor when supplies are getting low
  • Follow schedules and rotations of cleaning where applicable
  • Keep outside grounds, gazebo, stairwells and drains clear of leaves and garbage.
  • Do rounds of complete building as instructed, ensuring all doors and windows are secure.
  • Receive phone calls to the Southview when required
  • Notify Operations and Business Manager of plumbing, electrical and heating emergencies and arrange for emergency repairs.
  • Provides emergency response to residents of Southview Terrace according to procedure and will assist Heights as required
  • Ensure the evacuation of residents in case of fire/earthquake according to procedure.
  • Perform other related duties as required.



  • High school graduate.
  • Building Service Worker Certificate
  • WHMIS training/certificate.


  • Two years’ experience in janitorial or similar related position.
  • Experience working with seniors and/or individuals with cognitive and physical challenges preferred.

Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide:

  • Background check consent
  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • A TB Test
  • A clean drivers abstract


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 support of our commitment to a healthy and safe workplace and community, The Salvation Army (TSA) has a vaccination requirement for all employees in Canada.  The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on the condition of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and will be required to provide proof of full vaccination, prior to their employment start date. The requirement to be fully vaccinated is subject to provincial/territorial human rights legislation. If the candidate is unable to vaccinate for a reason protected by the Human Rights Code, a request for accommodation can be submitted and written proof satisfactory to TSA will be required.

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

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

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