Relief HouseKeeper

Job city: 
Toronto
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 11:45pm
Job terms: 
Part-time contract

Summary:

COSTI is a multicultural organization providing social services, settlement, employment, and language training services. For more information about COSTI, please visit our website at www.costi.org.

This is a non-Union “on-call” contract position scheduled to work variable hours on an as needed basis.

Monday to Friday can be 7:00am-3:00pm or 1:00 pm to 9:00pm (hours can be variable)
Weekend Evenings from 3:00pm to 11:00pm (hours can be variable)

Responsibilities:

  • Cleans and maintains the Centre and grounds as per safety and health regulations
  • Assists in teaching clients how to use the equipment and cleaning products such as washer/dryer, cleaning products, washrooms and bathing facilities
  • Cleans and disinfects all rooms, offices, child care and their fixtures
  • Cleans and disinfects kitchen, countertops, serving areas, dining room after every meal and snacks
  • Assists the weekend counseling staff with preparing beverages, serving meals and snacks, preparing the dining area and cleaning after each meal
  • Empties and dispenses garbage in offices, rooms, kitchen/dining rooms, washrooms in appropriate disposal units
  • Replaces and replenishes soap containers, light bulbs, mattress covers and notifies the Operations Manager and management of any needed repairs
  • Performs other duties as required: answers telephones, sets up rooms; rearranges furniture; distribute donations, etc.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 6 months experience in housekeeping in large residential institutions
  • Must have a WHMIS certificate
  • Food handling experience is an asset
  • Sensitivity and awareness of working with refugee population
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to speak one of the following languages is an asset: Dari, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, Amharic, French, Russian, Somali and Tigrinya

This is a non-Union “on-call” contract position scheduled to work variable hours on an as needed basis.
Duration: April 20, 2020 to April 20, 2021
Starting salary: $14 per hour
Location: 100 Lippincott Street, Toronto

How to apply:

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters, quoting reference #18-20 by April 2, 2020 to:

Manager, Staffing and Orientation
COSTI Immigrant Services
1710 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2

Email: resumes@costi.org

Fax: 416-658-6590

Thank you to all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.