Laundry - #113-2018 - Centre of Hope - Salvation Army London

Job Details

Position Type

Part Time

Job Categories


Date Posted


Application Deadline: 

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Position Description

Job Title:


Competition #:



Environmental Services

Position Type:

Part time permanent 

Salary Range:

Start: $14.21 /hr

Year 1: $14.21/HR




The Centre of Hope



Applications Accepted By




                     Please no phone calls.


The Centre Of Hope

281 Wellington Street

London, Ontario

N6B 2L4

Job Description



The laundry is responsible for the day-to-day activities of the laundry service and other housekeeping duties.     


Service Responsibilities:


  • To complete all duties in accordance with the Standards and Policies & Procedures of The Salvation Army London Centre of Hope
  • Participate in regular staff meetings to review operational effectiveness, changes in policies and procedures, and in-service training
  • As required and as applicable, make suggestions that will improve efficiency, working conditions or procedures to the Environmental Services Director
  • Ensure all duties assigned to shift are completed in accordance with task description*
  • Collect all dirty linen from all service areas and clean as required
  • Provide all service areas with clean linen on a daily basis
  • Responsible for shipping/receiving of linens
  • Ensure all equipment is cleaned and maintained on a regular basis
  • Monitor in-house linen inventory and report concerns to Environmental Services Director
  • Promptly report any damage to property or equipment to the Environmental Services Director
  • Adhere to all applicable safety rules.  Operate equipment properly and safely.  In general perform all work duties in a safe manner in terms of personal and public safety (e.g. use wet floor caution signs where required).
  • Responsible for cleaning duties as assigned by Environmental Services Director
  • To promote the mission, policies and objectives of The Salvation Army
  • To maintain confidentiality in all matters pertaining to clientele and coworkers of The Salvation Army London Centre of Hope
  • Participate as an active and responsible team member in all work groups through which position responsibilities are achieved
  • To treat the property of The Salvation Army with due care and caution
  • Represent the organization in a professional manner, acting in the best interest of the employer at all times
  • Participate in ongoing professional development and training

Perform other position related duties as required.



  • Minimum Secondary School Diploma
  • Professional level of cleaning methods and procedures including proper hygienic procedures
  • Capable of operating mechanized cleaning and maintenance equipment
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • At least two years’ experience in janitorial/maintenance related field
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain successful working relationships; and to deal with people in a pleasant, professional, responsible and reassuring manner
  • First Aid/ CPR and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention certification or willingness to obtain certifications
  • Provide an original copy of a Background Check with vulnerable sector screening that is satisfactory to The Salvation Army, in its sole discretion, is required.  The screening is secured either through the National Canadian Policy Information Centre (CPIC) or through a local police detachment.
  • May require screening through The Salvation Army Abuse Registry.
  • Support for and an understanding of the mission and purpose of The Salvation Army in Canada. 


hours per week: 7:00 am – to– 3:00pm, Saturday & Sunday


Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume


We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.



The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. THIS IS A UNIONIZED ENVIRONMENT.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.



How to Apply

Contact Name: 

Jennifer Perez

How to Apply: 

  • resume

Application Deadline: 

Sunday, December 23, 2018
281 Wellington Street
London N6B 2L4

Contact Name

Jennifer Perez


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