Weekend HouseKeeper

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Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 11:45pm
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COSTI is a multicultural organization providing social services, settlement, employment, and language training services. For more information about COSTI, please visit our website at www.costi.org.

This is a non-Union contract position scheduled to work 14 hours per week
(Saturday and Sunday from 07:00a.m - 02:30pm)


  • Cleans and maintains the Centre and grounds as per safety and health regulations
  • Assists in teaching clients how to use the equipment and cleaning products such as washer/dryer, cleaning products, washrooms and bathing facilities
  • Cleans and disinfects all rooms, offices, childcare and their fixtures
  • Cleans and disinfects kitchen, countertops, serving areas, dining room after every meal and snacks
  • Assists the weekend counseling staff with preparing beverages, serving meals and snacks, preparing the dining area and cleaning after each meal
  • Empties and dispenses garbage in offices, rooms, kitchen/dining rooms, washrooms in appropriate disposal units
  • Replaces and replenishes soap containers, light bulbs, mattress covers and notifies the Operations Manager and management of any needed repairs
  • Performs other duties as required: answers telephones, sets up rooms; rearranges furniture; distribute donations, etc.


  • A minimum of 6 months experience in housekeeping in large residential institutions
  • Must have a WHMIS certificate
  • Food handling experience is an asset
  • Sensitivity and awareness of working with refugee population
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to speak one of the following languages is an asset: Dari, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, Amharic, French, Russian, Somali and Tigrinya

This is a non-Union contract position scheduled to work 14 hours per week (Saturday and Sunday from 07:00a.m - 02:30pm)
Duration: April 20, 2020 to April 20, 2021
Starting salary: $20.00 to $21.52 per hour
Location: 100 Lippincott Street, Toronto

How to apply:

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters, quoting reference #19-20 by April 2, 2020 to:

Manager, Staffing and Orientation
COSTI Immigrant Services
1710 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2

Email: resumes@costi.org

Fax: 416-658-6590

Thank you to all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.