Custodial Worker

Watson Lake Community Hospital
Watson Lake Community Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date:
Competition open until filled.

L01/PSAC Bargaining Unit
Pay Rate: 
Employment Status: 
Casual on call
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No Guaranteed Hours of Work
Start Date: 
Monday, March 21, 2022


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.


Knowledge and skills required for this position are as follows:

  • 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 Driver’s License and at least three months experience in housekeeping duties.


Quoting competition #2022-122, email 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. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status (Permanent Resident), Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen. 


Posting Date: February 23, 2022/Open Until Filled

Last Updated:Tue, 04/05/2022 - 12:24