LABOUR O6R - Cleaner

BC Public Service - Vernon, BC (30+ days ago)

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Labour R6

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A great opportunity to take the next step in your career

The position is responsible for carrying out a variety of general labour and cleaning activities relating to the sanitization of common areas and tools to prevent the spread of germs and maintain a sanitary workplace.

Vernon is Surrounded by rolling grasslands with rocky outcrops and stands of ponderosa pine and Douglas fir, its three lakes and mountain views in every direction command attention. Nature remains Vernon's biggest asset. Famous champagne powder at Silver Star Mountain Resort, just 22km/13mi from downtown, attracts skiers, snowboarders, snowshoers and snowmobilers. In summer, countless hiking and cycling trails to explore every area from the historic Grey Canal within the city to the nearby provincial parks and the rugged Monashee Mountain Range. Mountain biking is also a big draw at Silver Star.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

Job Requirements

Manual labour or cleaning experience
Physically fit and able to lift supplies (i.e. cleaning supplies and materials) on an on-going basis
Able to work outdoors in all types of weather and with potential allergens such as pollen, grass, insects, chemical cleansers; as well as ability to work at heights using lifts and ladders
Basic knowledge of safe work practices and a good safety attitude
Ability to follow instructions/requirements, complete tasks on time and work independently and in a team.
Demonstrated ability to read labels and instructions and communicate clearly
Ability to safely use vehicles, machinery, equipment and tools
Class 5 Drivers License if operating any vehicle

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying. Your resume must provide detailed information about your education and experience including the job related responsibilities and the month(s) and year(s) for your education and for each job in your employment history.

NOTE: Reference checks are MANDATORY for eligible candidates. AT LEAST TWO VALID REFERENCES MUST BE PROVIDED IN YOUR RESUME. A valid reference is defined as a current or recent [within the past 6 months] direct supervisor or equivalent who can speak to your employment verification, conduct, attendance, performance, and questions related to job requirements, such as required skills and competencies.

Questionnaire: YES - As part of the application process you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.