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Camp Cleaner
Date Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Application Deadline: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Position Details

LOCATION: Bonnenfant Y Outdoor Education and Leadership Centre
POSITION:  Camp Cleaner
VACANIES: 1 FULL-TIME (starting in March) / 1 PART-TIME (starting in May) 
PLACEMENT:   As soon as possible

As one of the largest charitable community service organizations in Canada, the YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region responds to critical social needs in the community and works to provide solutions. Serving more than 70,000 people across our region annually, we are committed to nurturing the potential of children, teens and young adults, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility within the community. This position requires a commitment to the Y mission and core values of responsibility, honesty, caring, and respect, which form the foundation of all Y programs and services.

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region’s Bonnenfant Outdoor Education and Leadership Centre offers outdoor education, adventure education and Leadership programs to school, community and corporate groups 12 months of the year.
The cleaner position will function as a team member responsible for the cleanliness of the site and all its assets, to ensure a safe and clean environment.  This person will be an active part of the outdoor education team and will be expected to contribute in all areas of outdoor education centre. This individual will be expected to work safely and set an example for others to follow
The Cleaner reports directly to the Facility Services Coordinator for competent and effective cleaning  of the site, buildings and assets. The Cleaner must be courteous and professional in dealing with clients, colleagues  and all members of the general public. The Cleaner should be a role model position to staff, children and customers, and must exemplify YMCA-YWCA values, and maintain a high standard of work ethic.

• Create a strong presence and provide a welcoming environment
• Be a contributing team member and share in the overall responsibilities of the day to day operation
• Provide hands on cleaning services
• Ensure prescribed cleaning procedures and sequences are followed
• Ensure that proper cleaning products and tools are used according to directions

COMMITMENT TO Y VISION AND VALUES – Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of an appreciation for the mission, vision, values and strategic outcomes of the YMCA-YWCA.
CONCERN FOR HEALTH & SAFETY - Acknowledges and understands how to manage and educate others of risk and harm reduction.
QUALITY FOCUS - Ensures that success criteria for self are set, reviewed and surpassed regularly to provide excellent service delivery.
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION - Develops new ways or adapts existing ideas to help us achieve desired results. Challenge the status quo to discover more effective ways of performing.
TEAMWORK – The ability to work effectively with others to achieve optimal collective results.
LEADERSHIP – Motivates and inspires others to take action and achieve desired outcomes.

• One year cleaning experience
• Minimum Grade 10 Education Completed
• Knowledge of Cleaning products, Material, Equipment and Techniques.
• Experience working in a fast paced environment
• Ability to work in English, some French would be an asset
• Police Reference Check required

CLOSING DATE: March 14th, 2017
 All internal applicants must inform their supervisor of their intention to apply for the position. 
Applications must be submitted no later than the closing date to the YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region, Human Resource Services, at

Thank you for your interest.  Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please advise in advance if you require any accommodation during the application or selection process.  We believe all people have the right to live free from discrimination or harassment of any kind.  Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is committed to providing a safe environment for children.  Candidates will be thoroughly screened using background checks and a review process.

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