Job Posting - Light-Cleaner, Part Time | YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka
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JOB TITLE:
Light-Cleaner, Part Time
Orillia YMCA
YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka
Orillia, ON

SALARY: $10.25 per hour

PLACEMENT: September 2011

SITUATION:
The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka can trace back its roots more than 100 years. Currently, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka serves over 60,000 people in Simcoe County and District of Muskoka and Parry Sound in Central Ontario.

With a staff complement in excess of 700 full and part-time people, combined with more than 3,000 volunteers and donors, and an operating budget of $24 million, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka serves over 19,000 annual members and participants through its seven centres in Barrie, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, Orillia, Parry Sound and Wasaga Beach.

The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka has 56 licensed YMCA Child Care Centres providing services to greater than 3,000 families, making it the largest Child Care provider in the region. Over 45,000 day campers and 800 residence campers register in our summer programs. More than 15,000 people are served through leadership development, outdoor education and family programs at YMCA Geneva Park, and staff counsels over 20,000 people in several employment centres and programs across our region, including Huntsville and Parry Sound. Newcomers to our area receive guidance in settling into their new life in Canada, through our YMCA Newcomer Services program.

Our YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka works hard to ensure children and families have the tools, the knowledge and the services to remain healthy and safe. The YMCA promotes positive health messages and opportunities for children and their families to live healthy and active lifestyles.

As our Mission Statement affirms, “The YMCA is a charity that excels in strengthening our communities by providing opportunities for all to grow in Spirit, Mind and Body.” Our Vision is to be recognized as the community leader in lifelong health and personal growth.

NATURE AND SCOPE:
Reporting to the Supervisor, Cleaning and Maintenance the Light-cleaner is responsible for maintaining strict cleaning standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Clean and maintain change rooms and wash rooms in ‘As New’ condition
• Maintain cleanliness of all common areas accessible to members
• Flag any cleaning deficiencies with the Supervisor Cleaning and Maintenance
• Physical readiness to work.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Secondary education
• Ability to follow direction and clean while unsupervised
• Current Police Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Check
• Standard First Aid and CPR
• Current WHMIS

COMPETENCIES:
Commitment to Vision and Values. Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and an appreciation for the mission, vision, values and strategic outcomes.

Concern for Health and Safety. Acts promptly on all risk, health and safety concerns. Communicates and reports all risk, health and safety concerns to supervisor.

Initiative. Does the right thing at the right time without being asked.

Problem Solving. Identifies an issue and works towards a solution.

Quality Focus. Meets and surpasses all Association and YMCA Canada standards. Commits to improving YMCA assets in a “as new” condition.


If you are interested in this position please send a letter of application and résumé by August 22, 2011 to: 

Dave Robins
Supervisor of cleaning and maintenance
Orillia YMCA
YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka
300 Peter St. N. Orillia Ontario L3V 5A2
Phone: (705)-325-6168 (ext) 230
Email: dave_robins@ymca.ca