Career Opportunities
Casual On-Call Custodians
Job Code: 2629273
School District #68 (Nanaimo-Ladysmith)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Aug 01, 2019 
Job Type:
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements
We are currently accepting applications for Casual On-Call Caretakers

Job Summary:


Under the general supervision of the Operations Supervisor or designate, performs caretaking duties at District schools and buildings for the purpose of maintaining overall cleanliness in accordance with established procedures and the Caretaker’s Manual.

  • Performs a variety of manual tasks such as dusting, sweeping, cleaning, sanitizing and garbage pick-up and disposal.
  • Operates a variety of caretaking equipment, such as vacuum cleaners, polishers and washers.
  • Secures all doors and windows on completion of duties; makes exterior security check and sets intrusion alarms.
  • Makes necessary equipment available for rental groups and monitors their use of facilities and equipment in accordance with District rental procedures.
  • Makes minor repairs to desks, millwork, toilets, etc. and places temporary covers over broken windows.
  • During non-school periods, may be called upon to refinish gymnasium floors.
  • Initiates work orders and requisitions for caretaking supplies and equipment.
  • May on occasion be required to perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Grade 10 education or the equivalent.
  • Minimum of six months related experience.
  • Physical capability to perform the job duties.
  • Ability to understand and carry out verbal and written instructions.
  • Valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s License.
  • WHMIS certificate.
  • Competent in the use and care of equipment common to this work.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who possess a certificate - Building Service Worker 1 and 2 

Current Wage Rate is $ 22.78 per hour as per CUPE Collective Agreement and work is primarily afternoon shift.

Applications for this position should include a detailed resume of related training and experience and names and addresses of a minimum of 3 work related references.

How to apply:

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Please note:  Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools thanks all applicants for their interest in working with us, however, only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.


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