Vacancy Detail
Job Details  * This vacancy is now closed *
Job Title:
Domestic Worker

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Environmental Services
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre

Domestic Worker (2 Positions) (REPOST)
Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre
Environmental Services
Permanent, Part-Time
Hours15 bi-weekly (8-hour shift work; evenings, weekends) The current hours of work are 4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.*
SalaryCG-19 ($18.52 - $19.99 per hour)
Competition Number2019005640
Posted Date8 November 2019
Closing Date15 November 2019

*The hours of work are subject to change due to operational requirements.

About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
Domestic Workers are a part of the Housekeeping team on the clinical and patient units and are responsible for ensuring the facilities are maintained in a safe, clean and aseptic condition. This primarily includes cleaning and disinfecting patient and public areas, general office cleaning, carbolizing beds and performing all other related duties required of the housekeeping department. Other duties could include scrubbing and refinishing floors and operating housekeeping equipment and machinery.

Job Demands
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
Regularly lifts/moves objects/supplies between 10-25 lbs., and occasionally between 22 - 44 lbs.
Regularly uses body movement to bend, crouch, kneel and reach, as well as frequent standing/walking and firm grasping.
Uses, pushes and pulls with medium forces with firm grasping automatic and manual cleaning equipment.
Regularly completes repetitive tasks requiring attentiveness and alertness when handling various chemicals used for cleaning.

Job Qualifications
Graduation from high school or equivalent.
Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate effectively.
Demonstrated strong customer service skills.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.

If this is an internal posting only, only applicants of the Eastern Health NAPE HS Regional Bargaining Unit will be considered. Otherwise, if this is posted internal and external, we will accept all applications, but preference will be given to those qualified candidates who are internal to the Eastern Health NAPE HS Regional Bargaining Unit.

NAPE employees should note that as per Article 15, NAPE Pilot Project, employees who are offered a position "shall immediately advise the employer of his/her decision to accept the appointment" Employees requiring further details of the position must obtain this in advance of the job offer.

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To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee numbers if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.