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Housekeeper

closing
Dec 11, 2017
posted
Nov 28, 2017
company
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
The Calgary TELUS Convention Centre hosts conventions, tradeshows and meetings for national, international and local groups. We are currently looking to fill full time Housekeeper positions.

Reporting to the Housekeeping Manager, this position is responsible for performing housekeeping/janitorial services.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Clean public, client, office, staff and back of house ;
  • Sweep, mop, vacuum, strip and refinish floors;
  • Spot clean, shampoo and maintain carpets;
  • Dust and polish furniture and clean overhead signage;
  • Clean and sanitize washrooms and replenish supplies;
  • Wash windows and glass surfaces;
  • Collect and dispose of garbage and recycling items;
  • Perform biohazard cleanup including sharps removal and disposal;
  • Operate cleaning equipment (i.e. vacuum, shampooer, ride on scrubber) in a safe and proper manner;
  • Daily cleaning and maintenance of equipment and ensure proper storage;
  • Replenish cleaning cart supplies;
  • Launder housekeeping items used for cleaning; and
  • Keep floors clean and free of litter, spills and empty garbage and recycling bins during events.

Experience and Assets

  • Previous janitorial experience is preferred;
  • WHMIS certification and completion of commercial cleaning courses along with knowledge of use and effects of cleaning supplies and equipment would be a definite asset. High school diploma would also be an asset;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment;
  • Physically demanding position which involves constant +/or frequent standing, walking, pushing, pulling, kneeling, bending, squatting, crouching, repetitive hand and body motions, reaching; lifting (up to 50 lbs.) and at times there is a requirement to climbing a ladder and working from heights;
  • Availability to work shift work, weekends and holidays is a must; 
  • Must practice safe work habits including awareness of safety regulations and requirements; and
  • Must pass a police security check.

Individuals interested in applying for this position should submit a resume careers@calgary-convention.com

We thank you for your interest. Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.