Posting Period: November 12 to November 26, 2021 @ 4:30 p.m.
Location: Woodland Cultural Centre
Job Status: Contract till March 31, 2022
Wages: $15-$17/hour, 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm)
Reporting to the Buildings and Grounds Maintenance, General Maintenance will perform a range of maintenance and custodial duties, including security, grounds maintenance (grass cutting, snow removal), event set up and take down, mopping, finishing and buffing floors, dusting, vacuuming and shampooing carpets, cleaning and restocking restrooms.
Performs general, routine maintenance duties for grounds care and building care including dusting, mopping, vacuuming, cleaning restrooms, and restocking paper and soap supplies.
Conducts security checks for the premises and regularly monitors the buildings and grounds both in person and over closed-circuit camera systems.
Performs routine maintenance to equipment and supplies and performs cleaning and seasonal functions specific to the assigned facilities.
Empties trash receptacles, disposes trash into compactors and/or dumpsters, and bags trash for proper disposal.
Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
Assist with snow removal activities and minor maintenance, such as replacing light bulbs, moving furniture, or other similar activities.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Have experience in maintenance or custodial work.
Have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, proof of insurance and a cell phone
Applicants shall submit a cover letter, resume, and three references by 4:30 pm November 8, 2021, to:
Administrative Assistant, Woodland Cultural Centre
All applicants for this position should submit a complete application. Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous heritage. The Woodland Cultural Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Woodland Cultural Centre wants to say nya:węh/niá:wen to our giving community for your generosity on #GivingTuesdayCA. We are overwhelmed with gratitude for your continued support of the Centre and the work we do! Executive Director Heather George writes “Our supporters and donors have once again displayed their generosity and that they, like all of us at Woodland, are passionate about cultural reclamation, preservation, and celebration. Your support of our language department is an act of true kindness and love. Our languages are so much more than words on paper – language frames deep philosophical and relational understandings that help all of us engage in kinder, more compassionate ways and is an important part of our healing from the trauma of residential school. Like many not-for-profit organizations that participate in #GivingTuesday, charitable donations form an important part of our financial wellbeing and they are also an important indication that you believe in us and the work we do. Wa’tkwanonhwerá:ton’ (I to you all, sending forth embracing, celebratory, good energy)”Thanks to your generous contributions we were able to raise $25,352 in support of the preservation of Hodinohsho:ni languages and the important revitalization work being done at Woodland. Nya:węh/Niá:wen to the Dufresne-Ray Family Fund at Hamilton Community Foundation, which for the fourth consecutive year in a row has matched the first $5,000 of your donations. We are so grateful to have your continued support and generous contribution. To find out how you can support Woodland, visit our website: woodlandculturalcentre.ca/support-us/ #OnHeritage #OntarioHistory #Indigenous #IndigenousVoices #IndigenousArt #IndigenousEvents #FirstNations #FN #IndigenousKnowledge #IndigenousCulture #BrantOnt #TruthandReconciliation ... See MoreSee Less