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Caretaker

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is looking to hire a Caretaker in our Brockville Office (with coverage in the Smiths Falls for vacation).  This is a Part-time, (0.6 FTE) Term Status, position. This term position is required until October 28, 2022. Duties include maintaining and cleaning the interior of the assigned building(s) as well as other related janitorial duties associated with grounds and building caretaking.

Required Qualifications:

  • Secondary School Graduate;
  • Minimum of one (1) year of related experience in a work environment with multiple floors, offices and meeting rooms;
  • Knowledge of the elements of office and building cleaning and appropriate cleaning products for the office and clinic settings;
  • Knowledge of the importance of infection control procedures;
  • Fit and able to perform all of the duties and responsibilities of a caretaker;
  • Ability to conduct fire extinguisher tests and generator tests;
  • Demonstrated initiative, self-direction, flexibility and good decision making skills;
  • Strong time management and organizational skills;
  • Able to deal with many competing demands in a calm, professional and independent manner;
  • Solid problem-solving abilities, ability to set priorities;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and public relations skills, with capacity to relate to clients of different ages and different needs;
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Careful attention to detail;
  • Knowledge and proficiency in use of the Internet and various computer programs in a Windows environment, and other office equipment, including caretaking and janitorial equipment;
  • Confidentiality is essential;
  • Up to date immunizations, according to the Health Unit’s Employee Immunization and Mantoux Skin Testing Policy
  • Criminal Record Check;
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

Hourly Range: $21.72 to $23.77 per hour, plus twelve percent, (12%) in lieu of all benefits.

Please apply by 4:30 PM on July 28, 2022.  Send your resume and letter of application to [email protected], identifying how you meet the required qualifications. Accommodations for job applicants with a disability are available upon request.

We thank all applicants for their interest in employment with our agency. Please note that we will only contact candidates selected for an interview.