Janitor / Handyman Driver ( Full Time) 30 Hour work week

The Salvation Army Alberta
September 9, 2019
Yellowknife, Alberta and North West Territories, Canada
Job Type
$21.01-$22.15 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Closing date
September 27, 2019
Street Address
Resource Centre & Bailey House 4926-44 Street Yellowknife , NT


Mission and Values Statement

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 128 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination as to race or creed.

Core values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in the Canada & Bermuda Territory:

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 powerful mission and core values of The Salvation Army serve as significant attractors for those people who choose to join the organization, which has been serving the under-served and evolving for 150 years.

Janitorial Staff are expected to work as part of the NWT Resource Centre’s Community Services and Maintenance Team to provide janitorial services and some light maintenance duties to effectively fulfill its mission in the community.

This is a full-time unionized position.


  • Light Handyman repairs & maintenance
  • Clean front entrance floors, doors and windows throughout the building
  • Clean all washrooms.
  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Vacuum throughout the building
  • Sweep and mop hallways and everywhere as needed
  • Sweep and mop front and rear building stairwells
  • Ensures proper paper products and cleaning supplies are supplied to washrooms and kitchen.
  • Other duties as required


  • Knowledge of cleaning and janitorial skillsWHMISValid Class 5 Driver’s License, class 4 would be considered an assetAttention to detailsUnderstanding of: ABORIGINAL and Inuit cultures: ADDICTIONS: MENTAL health and other social issues.Experience in performing maintenance and light repairs
  • Acceptable criminal record check
  • Effective communication in English both written and oral.
  • Ability to follow directions and work independently
  • Ability to lift up to 50 Lbs
  • Food safety
  • Ability to work within a team environment

Hours of Work: 30 hour work week, Monday to Friday

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.

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

Internal Applicants, please advise your supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

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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