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Custodial Worker

Dawson City
Dawson City Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date:
Competition open until filled.

Level 01
Pay Rate: 
$25.44 - $32.19
Employment Status: 
Casual on call
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No guarantee of hours
Start Date: 
Tuesday, June 1, 2021


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

Knowledge and Skills Required

  1. At least three (3) month’s experience in housekeeping duties

  2. Knowledge of housekeeping practices

  3. Basic knowledge of infection control for health care facilities

  4. Knowledge of proper biohazardous medical waste disposal

  5. Knowledge of sanitation and safety practices and procedures

  6. Ability to perform janitorial and housekeeping duties in accordance with approved methods and procedures

  7. Ability to communicate orally and in writingin the English language

  8. Ability to follow directionsand work with minimal supervision

  9. Ability to plan and set prioritize work

  10. Effective interpersonal relationships

  11. Cross-cultural sensitivity and awareness

The successful candidate is required to have a valid Yukon Driver’s License and training and/or experience in housekeeping duties.


Quoting competition #2021-294 in the subject line, e-mail your resume to:


Indigenous Workforce Initiative - We are committed to having a diverse and representative workforce that reflects the community we serve.  When applying to YHC Career Opportunities, we invite you to voluntarily self-identify in the email body of your application.  Please do so in whatever manner you feel accurately reflects who you are. You will then be connected with Yukon Hospitals’ Indigenous Workforce Initiative (IWI), where you can receive support with application materials, hear about additional training or mentorship opportunities, and ask any questions you have.  All self-identification information will remain confidential. You are also welcome to contact IWI supports before submitting your application at or call 867-332-7203.   


Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider resumes from International applicants. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status, Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.


Last Updated:Thu, 06/10/2021 - 16:45