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If you dream of joining an organization that is small enough to be noticed and big enough to provide a meaningful career, we want to hear from you!
Our Commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility:
As a key component of its strategic plan, the House of Commons is set on being a leader in inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility. As such, we design and continuously evolve our practices to ensure that everyone can fully and equitably participate to the upmost of their abilities. We value that everyone has a contribution to make and has the potential for individual growth. We are One House that leverages diversity in all its forms.
About the Role:
The House of Commons Parliamentary Precinct Operations Services is currently looking to staff the Maintenance and Material Handling Person position.
The House of Commons Parliamentary Precinct Operations Services is responsible for providing efficient and modern operational services to Members of Parliament and the House Administration while ensuring a functional work environment.
More specifically, Maintenance and material handling services provide a 24-hour, 7-day-a-week operation that includes office cleaning, custodial services, material handling, room set-up services, heritage preservation, a recycling program and special services throughout six Parliamentary Precinct buildings. Some services are extended to several satellite buildings.
As part of this team, you will be accountable for: the provision of quality and effective cleaning of all indoor space for the preservation, appearance and condition of interior finishes within the Parliamentary Campus, quality and effective cleaning services for outdoor courtyards and building entrances, Food Services areas and special events, timely delivery and pick up of materials and supplies, and for timely room set ups and equipment installations for events; performing office moves; making a significant contribution to the Greening the Hill program through the collection of recyclable and compostable materials; and performing, as required, other tasks of a physical nature.
Position location: Ottawa, Ontario
Top Reasons to Join the Maintenance and Material Handling Services Team :
If you are a team player and enjoy working in a collaborative and operational environment, this position may be for you. You will play a key role in providing exceptional client service by performing a variety of operational tasks on Parliament Hill. As part of this dedicated team, you will be exposed to many facets of the organization by working closely with many other services and partners. Professionalism, tact and diplomacy will be required to perform the work.
-Training and development opportunities.
-Work-life balance /35 hours workweek.
-4 weeks vacation (minimum).
Secondary School Diploma OR an acceptable combination of education, training and/or relevant experience;
Experience in performing industrial or commercial custodial cleaning functions; and/or;
Experience in material handling and room set-ups (pick-up, delivery and handling of goods and furniture);
Experience in operating a computer in a work environment (e-mail, Internet).
Valid WHMIS 2015 for Workers certification;
Working at Heights Certification or equivalent;
Experience with customer service.
Candidates will be evaluated against the House of Commons Administration Competency Framework – Operations.
Staff the position of Maintenance and Material Handling Person on an indeterminate (permanent) OR determinate basis (temporary). Create a pool of potential candidates that may be considered to staff future vacancies for this position or for other similar and/or related positions on an indeterminate and/or determinate basis. Consideration may be given to candidates with other linguistic profiles.