Cleanliness is next to godliness and that is a saying that is so old that even now, has been a guideline to living in the modern world we now live in.
As a result of this, we at RiverView Lodge are looking for dedicated and detail-oriented cleaners to join our team and contribute to maintaining a clean, organised, and welcoming environment for our company.
If you have a passion for cleanliness and take immense pride in your work, we want to hear from you.
This is also an excellent opportunity for an individual who functions best in a role like this and is committed to ensuring that our facilities are kept in top-notch condition at all times.
- Location: Location148 Earl AveDryden, ON P8N 1Y1
- Terms of Employment: Permanent employment, Full time
- Salary: 16.55 hourly / 35 hours per week
- Start Date: Starts as soon as possible.
- Vacancy: 3 Vacancies.
- Verified: Verified by Job Bank..
Advertised until: 2024-02-10
Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
Experience: Will train
- Sweep, mop, wash and polish floors
- Dust furniture
- Vacuum carpeting, area rugs, draperies and upholstered furniture
- Make beds and change sheets
- Stock linen closet
- Clean, disinfect and polish kitchen and bathroom fixtures and appliances
- Disinfect operating rooms and other areas
- Pick up debris and empty trash containers
- Wash windows, walls and ceilings
- Clean changing rooms and showers
- Dusting and polishing furniture, fixtures, and surfaces.
- Emptying and cleaning waste bins and removing garbage.
- Replenishing supplies such as soap, toilet paper, and paper towels.
- Replacing light bulbs and ensuring that basic maintenance tasks are carried out.
- Following proper cleaning procedures, including using cleaning chemicals and equipment safely.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Previous experience in a similar role may be preferred but not always required.
- Knowledge of proper cleaning techniques, chemicals, and equipment.
- Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
- Physical stamina and the ability to lift, push, and pull heavy objects.
- Paying close attention to detail and thoroughness in performing cleaning tasks.
- Good organizational and time management skills.
- Reliability and punctuality.
- Understanding of safety procedures and the ability to use protective equipment when necessary.
- A positive attitude and willingness to work as part of a team.
However, some employers may also require a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record if the job involves traveling between different work sites.
It’s always a good idea to carefully review the specific job posting or speak with the employer to understand their specific requirements.
Physical Stamina: Ability to handle physical tasks and stand for prolonged periods.
Attention to Detail: Being thorough and meticulous in cleaning tasks.
Time Management: Efficiency in completing tasks within designated timeframes.
Knowledge of Cleaning Products: Familiarity with various cleaning agents and their proper use.
Health and Safety Awareness: Understanding of safe cleaning practices and the handling of hazardous materials.
Communication Skills: Ability to take and follow instructions, as well as communicate effectively with supervisors and colleagues.
Customer Service: Some positions may require interaction with clients, therefore having a customer-focused attitude can be beneficial.
Reliability: Consistency and punctuality in attendance and performance of duties.
Adaptability: Willingness to work in different environments and adjust to changing priorities.
Legal Eligibility: Compliance with Canadian employment laws and regulations, including the right to work in Canada especially if you’re not a citizen.
Who can apply for this job:
Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.
How To Apply
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What experience do I need to become a cleaner in Canada?
A: On a usual note, previous cleaning experience is preferred, but some employers may be able to provide on-the-job training for entry-level positions.
Q: Are there any specific certifications required to work as a cleaner?
A: While specific certifications may not be mandatory, some employers may prefer candidates with training in WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) or other relevant safety courses.
Q: What are the typical working hours for cleaners in Canada?
A: Working hours can be different depending on the employer and job type. It could range from part-time or full-time schedules, including evenings and weekends for some roles.
Q: Do I need to provide my own cleaning supplies and equipment?
A: In some cases, employers may provide all necessary cleaning supplies and equipment. However, some positions may require the cleaner to have their own basic cleaning tools.
Q: What is the average pay for a cleaner in Canada?
A: The pay for cleaners can vary based on factors such as experience, location, and the specific employer. On average, cleaners in Canada typically earn hourly wages that can range from minimum wage to higher rates, especially for more specialized cleaning roles.