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Custodial Worker

Environmental Services
Job Competition Closed

Location: Watson Lake Hospital
Competition No.: 2013-008
Closing Date: Jan 25, 2013

Classification/Level: L01
Pay Rate: Hourly pay range of $22.03 to $27.88
Employment Status: Casual on call
Monthly/weekly hours: On call - No guarantee of hours

Reporting to the Support Services Supervisor, the Custodial Worker provides housekeeping services in all areas of the hospital and to contracted customers as assigned by the Support Services Supervisor and performs other related duties.


The following are knowledge and skills required for this position:

  • At least three month’s experience in housekeeping duties
  • Knowledge of housekeeping practices
  • Basic knowledge of infection control for health care facilities
  • Knowledge of proper biohazardous medical waste disposal
  • Knowledge of sanitation and safety practices and procedures
  • Ability to perform janitorial and housekeeping duties in accordance with approved methods and procedures
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing  in the English language 
  • Ability to follow directions  and work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to plan and set prioritize work
  • Effective interpersonal relationships
  • Cross-cultural sensitivity and awareness

The successful candidate is required to have a valid Yukon Drivers License. Training and/or experience in housekeeping duties is an asset.

How to Apply:
Quoting competition #2013-008 e-mail your resume by 4.00 p.m. Jan. 25, 2013

Please send your resume to