General Maintenance Worker - Cleaner


Canada is our stageThose four words inform everything we do as a catalyst for performance, creation and learning across this great land. We are proud to be a home for many of Canada’s most exciting artists who captivate audiences on our four stages and on our stages across the country.

Job Number: J0817-0940
Job Title: General Maintenance Worker - Cleaner
Employment Type: Part-Time continuing
Job Category: Operations
Open Positions: 3
Posting Date: August 31, 2017
Closing Date: September 24, 2017
Salary: $20.83/Hour
Language Requirement: Bilingual is an asset
Working Hours: Weekend shifts from 6:00 am to 2:30 pm OR 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Shifts are mostly weekends, evening and occasional days.
Job Reports To: General Maintenance Worker - Lead Hand

Key Activities

The incumbent is required to ensure the regular cleaning and orderly condition of the National Arts Centre. This includes areas open to the general public and office cleaning.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Washroom Cleaning
• Recycle and Garbage Changing
• Using walk behind and rider machinery like scrubbers and sweepers
• Dusting and Mopping
• Litter Pick Up and Removal
• Performing other related activities as required.

Skill Requirements

- Successfully completed a High School diploma;
Minimum of one (1) year of related janitorial experience using industrial vacuums, floor scrubbers and operating carpet cleaners;
- Must be able to lift up to 30lbs on a regular basis;
- Must be able to push/pull carts weighing up to 200lbs;
- Ability to follow directions and work with limited supervision;
- Must be friendly, upbeat, and work well with other employees and be able to interact with guests;
- Ability to work under pressure and to react quickly in emergency situations;
- Must be able to stand & exert well paced mobility for up to 8 hours;
- Must be able to bend, stoop, squat and stretch to fulfill cleaning tasks;
- Shifts are mostly on weekends (evening and day shifts) and occasionally evenings and days during the week;
- WHMIS training a definite asset and will be required upon hire;
- Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills;
- Bilingualism in both official languages (English/French) is an asset;
- A past record of satisfactory attendance and punctuality is a requirement.*
*Regular attendance at work is an expectation of employment and an essential part of every job.

Who Can Apply

Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Candidates invited to an interview will be responsible for all travel and accommodation expenses. If relocation is required, the successful candidate will be expected to pay for his/her relocation expenses.As an employer who values diversity in its workforce, we encourage candidates to self-identify as members of the following designated groups: women, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Important Notice

If you are a person with a disability and require accommodation for an interview or written exam, please advise us when initially contacted.