Job Posting 64837

Custodian
The Salvation Army Community Services Calgary
Calgary area, Downtown
closes in 9 days (Wed, 30 Sep)
full time

 

For more than 130 years, The Salvation Army has had the privilege of serving vulnerable people in communities across Canada. Last year, we helped over 1.7 million people. The Salvation Army not only provides the necessities of life such as food, clothing and shelter, but our programs address needs such as addictions, language barriers, loneliness, unemployment and family challenges. Our services continually adapt to meet emerging needs.

At work in more than 400 communities across the country, The Salvation Army has grown to become one of Canada’s largest non-governmental providers of social services. An organization that has people at the core of its mission, they have taken unprecedented measures during COVID-19—altered their programs and service delivery—to ensure that those who rely on them for help stay healthy and safe.

 

Mission and Core Values

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.

Our values underpin all that we do:

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.

 

Position Summary

Provides required sanitation, cleaning, and custodial service to custodial standards. Ensuring that the building environment is healthy and comfortable.

 

We are seeking people who have a passion for helping others, despite the pandemic

 

Hours/Schedule

Full Time – 40 hours per week (Sunday to Thursday). Interested candidates must be able to work evenings and weekends.

* NOTE: This posting may be used to fill up to two available positions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Cleaning, sanitizing, sweeping, dusting, mopping, washing, vacuuming, polishing and waxing floors
  • Cleaning windows, mirrors, woodwork, furniture, equipment and other surfaces
  • Cleaning toilet facilities and keeping rooms, washrooms, offices, classrooms and other rooms supplied with towels, soap, and other items
  • Emptying trash bins and disposing of trash into the garbage compactor or garbage bin
  • Cleaning, sterilizing and/or disinfecting areas and/or equipment
  • Organizing and maintaining janitorial supplies in janitorial room(s) and on janitorial carts
  • Lifting and moving furniture as requested
  • Performing laundry service when requested

Required Competencies

  • Completed High School Certificate
  • Prior Janitorial / housekeeping experience
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check
  • Ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Prior experience in using industrial cleaning equipment and chemicals
  • Ability to work with street-involved adults in a compassionate, non-judgmental manner
  • Desire to support the Mission of The Salvation Army

 

Position will remain posted until the right candidates are found

 

Please apply by sending a resume to: and in the email subject line, include Competition #FAC091420.

View our website to learn more about this and other programs we offer: www.salvationarmycalgary.org/residential.html

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

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.

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