Housekeeping Job Posting

As a part of our summer student hiring program, Bethlehem Centre is looking for a part-time housekeeper to join our cleaning team August-October (with potential for continued employment).  20 hours per week.

Reports to:  Head of Housekeeping

Key areas of responsibility: 

The housekeeper will be responsible for cleaning rooms and common areas, disposing of trash, changing beds, and notifying maintenance of any issues and having an eye for cleanliness.  This role is an important part of our guest experience. 

  • Keep facilities and common areas clean and maintained.
  • Vacuum, sweep, and mop floors.
  • Clean and stock restrooms.
  • Clean up spills with appropriate equipment.
  • Notify managers of necessary repairs.
  • Collect and dispose of trash.
  • Assist guests when necessary.
  • Keep the linen room stocked.
  • Properly clean upholstered furniture and carpets.

Skills

  • Has an eye for what needs to be done
  • Can prioritize and organize tasks
  • Takes initiative and problem solving
  • Able to work both independently and collaboratively in a team setting
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong Communication Skills (with an excellent command of written and spoken English)
  • Adaptable
  • Demonstrates flexibility

Requirements:

  • Ability to manage your time efficiently.
  • Work well unsupervised.
  • Handle basic maintenance and cleaning.
  • Ability to maintain a professional appearance and interact positively with guests.
  • Hard worker.
  • Reliable

Groundskeeper Job Posting

As a part of the Canada Summer Jobs program, Bethlehem Centre is looking for an energetic Groundskeeper to keep the Centres grounds functional and looking beautiful from August – November (with potential for continued employment).

Job Description:  Groundskeeper, Part-time summer student, 20 hours per week.

Reports to:  Manager, Facilities 

Key areas of responsibility: 

The Groundskeeper will maintain lawns, trees, shrubs, flowers, paths, ponds and labyrinth for Bethlehem Centre, keeping the grounds looking pleasant at all times.

  • Maintaining site landscaping, including lawns, trees, shrubs, flowers, turf and irrigation.
  • Operating power and hand tools, such as mowers, loppers, saws and shovels efficiently
  • Utilizing insecticides and other treatments
  • Keeping grounds free from trash, litter and debris, and emptying trash receptacles
  • Removing snow by using a shovel (or snowblower)
  • Small repairs, record keeping and other duties as required

Skills

  • Has an eye for what needs to be done
  • Can prioritize and organize tasks
  • Takes initiative and problem solving
  • Able to work both independently and collaboratively in a team setting
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong Communication Skills (with an excellent command of written and spoken English)
  • Adaptable
  • Demonstrates flexibility

Requirements:

  • High school diploma, GED, or suitable equivalent.
  • 1+ year grounds keeping or related experience.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Proficient in using manual and power tools safely.
  • Free from allergies that interfere with Groundskeeper duties.
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Available to work a flexible schedule.
  • Proficient with sending emails.
  • Eligible for the Canada Summer Jobs program.