The Salvation Army Kingston Harbour Light Addictions Treatment Centre Kingston, ON, Canada
May 23, 2019Full time Permanent
Position Purpose summary: To support the Mission of The Salvation Army Kingston Harbour Light Centre through provision of supportive care to clients, as well as courteous service to visitors and members of the public. Reporting to the Support Services Director, the Custodian will function responsibly as a member of the Centre's staff team maintaining cleanliness, ensuring safety and security for staff and clients. The Centre is a 21 Bed Residential Treatment Program and Correctional Program for men, a three story Residence located in downtown Kingston. RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES Checks, cleans, moves, arranges and dusts furniture Sweeps and wet mops floors, washrooms and all common areas, including elevator Vacuums carpeted areas and floor mats Collection and disposal of garbage Restocks washroom supplies and distributes received material as required Spot washes accessible walls; strip, buff, polish floors and shampoos carpets as required Disinfects client rooms and linen upon discharge Clean up all utility sinks, mops and buckets at the end of each shift Ensure all stripping and buffing pads are washed and kept clean for use Change vacuum bags as required Check cleaning/maintenance supplies and report to Chaplain for re-order Ensures that supplies are received, stored, and redistributed to appropriate departments. Ensures the general upkeep of external property – mow lawns, keep sidewalks clear of snow and ice, clean main floor outside windows, pick up litter, sweep sidewalks and laneway, garden/water and prune shrubs and flowers, raking Check on all building systems, maintain regular checklist reports, and report potential problem situations to Support Services Manager Performs minor equipment and building repairs, such as electrical (change burnt out bulbs), plumbing (repairs plumbing fixtures such as taps, sinks, toilets), painting (touch-up and decorating repairs) Recommends maintenance and equipment repairs to Support Services Supervisor Maintains a safe living and working environment through compliance with policies and procedures, rules and regulations governing facility safety and safety in the work place. Performs regular health and safety checks; reports problems to Support Services Supervisor Attend in-house and Staff development sessions as required Other duties as assigned.