BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Museum Janitor

Competition No: 2024-MJ

Duration: Auxiliary

Salary: $27.30 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits

Last Updated: 5/22/24

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

We’re looking for an eager and enthusiastic individual to join us as a Museum Janitor! The Burnaby Village Museum welcomes visitors of all ages and we’ll rely on you to make sure that the space they enjoy is immaculate, clean and pleasant. You’ll love this job if you’re a hands-on person with great integrity who takes pride in their work. Responsibilities include sweeping, mopping, waxing, polishing, vacuuming and dusting floors, furniture, and windows; minor repair and servicing work on building, equipment and facilities as required; locking and unlocking doors; attending museum facilities during assigned times; preparing simple reports related to the work. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include up to high school graduation with some related experience in janitorial or custodial work, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Good knowledge of the standard methods, materials, and equipment used in janitorial care and maintenance of buildings is required, as well as working knowledge of the general regulations and procedures governing facility operations. Also required are the ability to perform light manual work, understand and execute oral instructions, and deal courteously with the public. Skill in the use of a variety of tools used in the work is required. A Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia is required.

If you have a great work ethic and a dedication to making your community a better place, apply today!

Pay rate: $27.30 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits.

Hours of Work: Hours and shifts are dependent on operational requirements and are scheduled by the department on an as needed basis. We are looking for qualified individuals who are available to work 2 - 3 days a week including weekends. During our busy peak seasonal periods there may be the potential to work up to five days a week. Typical shifts are 11:30 AM to 8:00 PM during summer and 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM during fall and winter.

Location: Burnaby Village Museum

Please apply online at This position will remain open until filled.

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check.

At the City of Burnaby, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that authentically mirrors the vibrant community we proudly serve. We consistently embrace diversity and endeavor to build an inclusive workforce that celebrates the richness of our community. We warmly welcome applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to join us in shaping a more vibrant and equitable future together.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Janitorial/Custodial Services
Posted: May 22, 2024, 12:13 pm
Expires: June 21, 2024, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $27.30 Hour