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housekeeper


Source: Job Bank

Location

Yellowknife, NT
X1A0C6

Salary

$23.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: Bilingual
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Cleaning service company
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Commercial building
  • Recreational facility/institution
  • Health care institution, facility or clinic
  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Hotel, motel, resort
  • School or educational institution/establishment
  • Warehouse
  • Camp
  • Group home
  • Restaurant
  • Retirement home

Tasks

  • Sweep, mop, wash and polish floors
  • Dust furniture
  • Vacuum carpeting, area rugs, draperies and upholstered furniture
  • Make beds and change sheets
  • Distribute clean towels and toiletries
  • Stock linen closet
  • Clean, disinfect and polish kitchen and bathroom fixtures and appliances
  • Disinfect operating rooms and other areas
  • Clean and disinfect elevators
  • Handle and report lost and found items
  • Attend to guests' requests for extra supplies or other items
  • Provide basic information on facilities
  • Pick up debris and empty trash containers
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Mend clothing and linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Wash windows, walls and ceilings
  • Clean changing rooms and showers
  • Address customers' complaints or concerns

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Equipment

Personal suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Initiative

Screening questions

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities
  • Transportation provided by employer

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