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Faro, YT
  • Number of positions available : 1

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  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Custodian to join our team! In this role you will get to support the Faro Mine Remediation Project.

Qualified local candidates, candidates willing to relocate to Faro or those who are available on a 2-week fly-in/fly-out rotational basis are encouraged to apply.

This position begins on a Temporary Fixed-Term basis with the potential to move to a regular, full-time role in the future, based on performance and workload.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • The Custodian cleans and keeps working areas, washrooms, and premises of an office orderly.
  • Duties involve a combination of the following: vacuuming, sweeping, mopping or scrubbing, and polishing floors.
  • Removing trash and other refuse.
  • Dusting equipment, furniture, or fixtures.
  • Polishing metal fixtures or trimmings.
  • Managing supplies.
  • Cleaning lavatories, showers, and restrooms.
  • Duties may include the removal of debris in and around the facilities.
  • Work 10-hour shifts as scheduled, in mostly indoor environments.
  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping at all times.
  • Attend training sessions as required.
  • Complete Health and Safety (H&S) training related to on-site policies and company requirements and adhere to requirements while performing work.
  • Complete chemical handling training and adhere to requirements while performing work.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Participate in first aid training.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Punctuality and reliability
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of experience.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods.
  • Ability to lift up to 20 kg.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license.
  • Proven ability to concentrate, pay attention to detail, organize, priority set and be a team player.
  • Proven understanding of safe work practices and mitigating risk.
  • Ability to work with little supervision and function in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Willingness to work in a remote northern community.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment.
  • Willingness to resolve issues in a professional manner.
  • Willingness to take initiative and be self-motivated.
  • Willingness to accept accountability for tasks assigned and ask for clarification if information is unclear.
  • Understanding of time management.
  • Must be capable of meeting the physical demands of the role, which include lifting, pulling, standing, or crouching for extended periods.
  • Capable of the safe handling of chemicals.
  • Able to adapt to change.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions-and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest-APPLY TODAY!


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