This is a Highly Sensitive Position and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, along with a clear Vulnerable Sector Check is required.
This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
The Janitor provides an essential service to the school by maintaining a safe, secure, comfortable and sanitary environment for students and staff. The incumbent will ensure the school room temperature levels are normal, water and fuel supplies are adequate and the school is cleaned.
The incumbent is responsible and accountable for: ensuring that the building is readied for occupancy each day; maintaining a clean safe environment; assisting with supply and basic maintenance of the building; advising staff on proper maintenance procedures; doing a daily walk-around inside and outside of school facility to ensure safety and security of building and facilities and reporting required repairs and those resulting from vandalism to the maintenance provider.
Applicants must have the ability to communicate in French and should include this on their resume. Experience with cleaning techniques, specific cleansers for various surfaces and using cleaning equipment such as industrial vacuum cleaners and buffers, should also be included.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, English and French. Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official languages would be considered an asset. Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit would also be considered an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education and experience may be considered.
An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.