Part-Time Cleaner for Commercial Building

Skills Centre
Posted a month ago
$25.35 per hour
Part Time

Job Description

Based in beautiful Trail, BC, on the traditional territory of the Sinixt, Ktunaxa, Syilx and Secwepemc peoples, the Skills Centre is hiring a part-time Commercial Cleaner to start on July 2, 2024.  The position pays $25.35/hr plus generous health, dental and RRSP benefits. This position is based at the Skills Centre newly renovated office building in downtown Trail.  The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail and possess a strong work ethic. This position offers an opportunity to contribute to a clean and safe environment for our employees, clients, and visitors.


  1. Perform cleaning tasks such as sweeping, mopping, dusting, and vacuuming floors and surfaces.
  2. Clean and sanitize restrooms, including toilets, sinks, and fixtures, to ensure they meet hygiene standards.
  3. Empty trash bins and dispose of waste in designated areas.
  4. Separate recyclable materials for proper disposal.
  5. Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors to maintain a polished appearance.
  6. Refill restroom supplies such as soap, paper towels, and toilet paper as needed.
  7. Monitor and maintain inventory of cleaning supplies and equipment, reporting any shortages or malfunctions.
  8. Assist in developing cleaning routines and protocols for our newly renovated building.
  9. Follow safety protocols and use protective equipment when handling cleaning chemicals and when otherwise required.
  10. Adhere to cleaning schedules and prioritize tasks based on urgency and importance.
  11. Keep records of cleaning activities.
  12. Notify management of any maintenance issues or safety hazards observed during cleaning duties.
  13. Collaborate with team members and communicate effectively to ensure a cohesive and efficient cleaning operation.


  1. Previous experience in commercial cleaning or related field preferred.
  2. Knowledge of cleaning techniques, equipment, and chemicals.
  3. Ability to lift and move heavy objects and equipment safely.
  4. Strong attention to detail and commitment to maintaining cleanliness standards.
  5. Excellent time management skills and ability to work independently.
  6. Good communication skills and ability to follow instructions.
  7. Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
  8. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  9. Legally entitled to work in Canada.
  10. Ability to complete a criminal record check.

**Working Conditions**

– Part-time position, 25.5 hours per week.

– Flexible schedule with opportunities for evening and weekend shifts.

– Work environment may include exposure to outdoors, cleaning chemicals, dust, and physical exertion.


– Hourly rate of $25.35/hr.

– Extended health care, dental care, and health care spending account.

– RRSP matching.

– Paid 3 weeks vacation.

– Positive work environment with a supportive team.

– Training opportunities to enhance or develop job related skills.

**How to Apply**

If you’re passionate about maintaining high standards of cleanliness and functionality in a building environment, we want to hear from you! The target start date is July 2, 2024.

The Skills Centre is a living wage employer, practices employment equity and is dedicated to building a workforce that accurately reflects our community and the experiences of our residents. We encourage applications from Indigenous People, Black People, People of Colour, women, people with disabilities, youth, members of the LGBTQ2SIA+ communities, new immigrants, refugees, and members of other minorities.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At the Skills Centre we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

Submit your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications to, with Commercial Cleaner in the subject line. Closing date for this posting is June 15, 2024 at 5:00 p.m.

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