Under the direction of the Manager of Environmental Services, the Housekeeping Aide maintains assigned areas in a clean, sanitary, safe and orderly manner to ensure that the highest degree of cleanliness and sanitation is maintained.
The incumbent also performs routine housekeeping tasks in all areas of the facility with the primary duties being general cleaning.
The incumbent will exercise the appropriate level of initiative and independent judgment in determining work priorities, work methods to be employed and action to be taken on unusual matters.
The position functions in a manner that is consistent with the mission, vision and values; and the policies of Southern Health-Santé Sud.
Completed Grade 10 Education (Manitoba Standard)
Other combination of education and experience may be considered
Previous experience in industrial and / or commercial Housekeeping
Demonstrated verbal comprehension and written command of the English language
Demonstrated ability to handle chemicals and cleaning supplies as per Manufacturer’s directions and facility procedures
Demonstrated basic computer skills
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as with others
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships
Demonstrated ability to problem solve within the responsibilities of the position
Demonstrated flexibility in adjusting to a changing environment
Demonstrated flexibility to facilitate changes in techniques and procedures
Given the cultural diversity of our region, the ability to respect and promote a culturally diverse population is required
Proficiency of both official languages is essential for target and designated bilingual positions
Demonstrated ability to meet the physical and mental demands of the job
Demonstrated ability to respect confidentiality including paper, electronic formats and other mediums
Good work and attendance record