Full-time Janitor

Portofino Bakery - Victoria, BC (30+ days ago)

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ABOUT PORTOFINO BAKERY

Portofino Bakery (“Portofino”) is one of British Columbia’s fastest growing diversified bakeries, serving an increasing list of local grocery and food service customers on Vancouver Island and the Vancouver Mainland. We at Portofino take pride in producing deliciously crafted loaves, buns, rolls, cookies, pastries, gluten free products, and more, from our two commercial facilities located just outside of Victoria, British Columbia.

Since its founding in 2003, Portofino has used the highest quality and locally sourced ingredients to craft its bakery products. We are passionate about all things bakery and continue to grow the geographic reach of our island-made products. Our team members are key to our success and have the opportunity to take an active role in shaping Portofino’s future.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Working in our Janitorial Department and reporting directly to the Quality Control Manager, the full-time Janitor will be responsible for maintaining immaculate cleanliness and food safety standards at our production facility. Working as a team with other cleaners, the successful applicant will follow checklists and guidelines to complete a variety of cleaning tasks from ensuring workspace floors are tidy to detailed cleaning of our food production equipment.

The ideal candidate will have cleaning experience and great availability.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Follow daily, weekly and monthly cleaning checklists
  • Sanitation of food production equipment
  • Sanitation of bread delivery trays
  • Work cooperatively and respectfully with other cleaners
  • Tidying, organizing and prepping work areas
  • Separating, organizing and disposing of waste and recycling
  • Carrying out odd jobs throughout the bakery

This position requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs somewhat frequently. Most hours worked are spent on your feet, therefor being physically fit is important to the success of the position. We are a food production facility, so a keen sense of cleanliness, hygiene and food safety are critically important.

COMPENSATION

  • $16.50 starting wage
  • Opportunity to make up to $17.50/hr after 6 months (based on performance)
  • Medical and Dental benefits including Life Insurance after 6 months
  • Annual wage increases
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Location: 6828 Kirkpatrick Cres, Central Saanich, BC

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • janitorial: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Victoria, BC (Required)