PAY RATE IS $12.00/HR
Custodians have a direct and important role in ensuring that all work is performed in a healthy and safe manner. A Custodian is required to work in and outdoors throughout the year; percentage of time may vary depending on conditions, however, suitable clothing will be provided for the colder months. Some outside activities involve garbage removal, recycling of waste to the appropriate bins, snow removal or salt dispensing. Depending on the job requirement relocation may be necessary and the Custodian will have to walk to a different building.
The job is physically challenging and at time requires significant standing, walking, bending, twisting/ rotation of the body. The individual is expected to lift, carry, reach and push/ pull. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:
· Lifting/ Lowering: Maximum of 20 kgs/ 44 lbs object up to a height of 120cms / 4 ft to remove/ transfer garbage of various weights out of large bins, emptying mop buckets, washing plastic pallets, pick up supplies and put them on a cart
Carry: Maximum of 20 kgs/ 44 lbs object a distance of 4 m/ 13 ft. to move garbage from bin to cart
Bend: pick up bags and other objects from the floor, cleaning desk and counter tops, clean behind toilets, empty garbage, refilling soap dispensers, cleaning sinks
Twist: clean behind objects, lift garbage from bin and put into compactor.
Good command of the English language (The ability to read, write and understand English)
· Good oral communication skills
· Good interpersonal skills
· Previous cleaning experience preferred
We thank all that apply but only those selected will be contacted