On-Call Janitor

Job Code: 2629445

Job Details


The Skeetchestn Indian Band is a rural First Nation Community located approximately 60 kilometers West of Kamloops, British Columbia. The Band strives to support the membership and community, while preserving its cultural and traditional values. Skeetchestn Indian Band fosters a collaborative Culture; open, friendly, team-based, participative, and consensus driven. The Skeetchestn Community School offers Kindergarten through Grade 12.


Under the direction of the Principal, this position is responsible for performing janitorial duties for Skeetchestn Community School and related areas. Quality customer service will be provided to the client at all times. Knowledge or willingness to learn proper cleaning techniques is essential.

Daily job responsibilities/functions to include, but not limited to:

  • Vacuuming, sweeping, and mopping of flooring and stairs
  • Clean and sanitize bathrooms
  • Clean sinks, countertops, microwaves, and refrigerators in break rooms
  • Restock supplies in bathrooms, break rooms and common areas
  • Empty all trash cans and replace liners, clean receptacles as necessary
  • Dusting and cleaning office desks and furniture that are not cluttered
  • Cleaning windowsills and windows
  • Maintain janitor closets in a clean, organized and safe manner
  • Maintain janitorial equipment in a clean, safe and operable condition
  • Proper labeling, dilution and use of all chemicals
  • Wearing proper Personal Protective Equipment at all times
  • Routine maintenance duties as assigned
  • Member of Skeetchestn Indian Band Safety team


-Have a demonstrated interest in success for all learners and a belief that proper intervention can result in greater opportunities

-Be a proactive and self starter who will show initiative and operate with minimum supervision

- Mechanically inclined and able to solve minor issues.

-Have a pleasant, amiable disposition in working with students, professional staff and parents

-Have the ability and ready willingness to listen to and follow directions for duties to be performed

-Be able to handle behaviour concerns in a rational, equitable and respectful manner

-Be able to work constructively as a team player as school programs are being developed

-Perform duties in a friendly, supportive, caring manner towards staff, students and visitors to the school


-Grade 12 or equivalent

-Successful experience working with students of Aboriginal ancestry

-Personality and health appropriate to the position

-A willingness to expand personal knowledge and skills related to this assignment

-Proven written and verbal communications skills, as well as, exceptional time management and organizational skills

-Autonomous working


Forward your resume and cover letter and clearly indicate the title of the position to which you are applying. Late or Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications will be accepted until: Ongoing until position is filled

Skeetchestn Community School Principal
PO Box 178, Savona, BC V0K 2JO Fax: 250-373-2429 Email: sibprincipal@skeetchestn.ca

Thank you for your interest, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted On
February 13, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Skeetchestn Community School