Casual Housekeeper/Laundry Aid

Ottawa Grace Manor - The Salvation Army - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

The Salvation Army Ottawa Grace Manor is a licensed long-term care facility built on care, dignity and respect for all. Ottawa Grace Manor has 5 Resident Home Areas with either 25 or 26 beds on each, for a total of 128 residents. The home area on the first floor (Gladstone) is a secure home area. Two home areas are on the second floor (Queen and Parkdale) and two home areas are on the third floor (Wellington and Rosemount). Each home area is self-contained with its own dining room, lounge area, nursing station, laundry room, and activity room.


Under the direction of the Environmental Services Coordinator, the Housekeeping Aide will perform housekeeping cleaning duties and process resident laundry, Sanitize resident rooms and furnishings of the home areas while maintaining high standards throughout the facility. Follow established policies and procedures for Long Term Care relating to Environmental Services standards.


  • Grade 12 minimum, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Experience as a Housekeeper in long term care or a similar environment.
  • Knowledge of PIDAC environmental best practices an asset
  • Ability to develop and maintain rapport with elderly residents.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with all managers and staff and create a working climate that is positive and mutually supportive.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively, Ability to organize work, Ability to attend work.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the care of the elderly

How to Apply: Please submit your applications online. We thank all interested parties that apply and will contact successful applicants with further details.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Salary: $19.63 to $20.21 /hour

Part-time hours: 16 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Salary: $19.63 to $20.21 /hour


  • housekeeping: 1 year (Required)


  • Ottawa, ON (Preferred)