Building Services Worker – Casual

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of homeless and at-risk youth?  Covenant House Vancouver is the premier provider of residential and support services for our city’s homeless youth, and we are growing! You will be joining a team of dedicated and committed youth workers whose mission is to help at-risk young people move off the streets and on to independence.

Job Function

The Building Service Worker ensures that buildings are cleaned on a daily basis, utilizing daily cleaning lists. The building Service Worker responds to emergency clean-ups as necessary, and maintains the janitorial log at the end of each shift.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Complete Daily Scheduled Cleaning List (includes weekly tasks)
    • Maintain Janitorial Log at end of every shift
    • Prepare weekly order form for new cleaning supplies.
    • Advise Building Services Manager of any building maintenance required
    • Set up for special events (e.g. All Team Meetings)
    • Work with vendors as directed
    • Move/assemble furniture as required
    • Repair/ paint vacated rooms as required
    • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
    • A Provincial or other vocational or professional certificate/degree is preferred
    • WHMIS Certificate
    • A minimum of two – year related experience
    • Beneficial to have electrical or plumbing apprenticeship experience
    • Good interpersonal Skills
    • Team Player
    • Organized



If this sounds like something you’d be interested in and would like to be a part of a family like organisation with excellent growth opportunities, please send us your resume. We also offer a great benefits package, competitive salary and the opportunity to attend a variety of training courses all paid for by Covenant House


Covenant House Vancouver celebrates quality and diversity in the workplace. Our commitment is to ensure equity in employment, and we affirm and welcome applicants from all backgrounds of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation and age, except as prescribed by law.  We encourage applicants from qualified aboriginal persons, persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and others with the skills and knowledge to effectively engage with those from diverse backgrounds




Position Start Date

As soon as possible


Application Due Date

Posting will remain open until filled