JOB INFORMATIONDepartment: StationsSalary Information: $24.01 - $31.16Employment Type: TEMPORARY SEASONAL OPPORTUNITY (March - November 2022)Weekly Hours: 40, Off Days: Various Shift: VariousPosted On: October 18, 2021Last Day to Apply: October 24, 2021Reports to: Various
The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is committed to building a workforce that is reflective of the great diversity of its customers and the Greater Toronto Area with a goal of increasing the number of employees from under represented groups. Women have traditionally been under represented in the TTC’s Operations Group when compared to the City of Toronto census metropolitan area data benchmark for women in the workforce. The TTC seeks to close the gap and pursuant to section 14 of the Ontario Human Rights Code, applications from qualified candidates who identify as women will be considered first.
Performing a variety of janitorial services of a heavy duty nature and related special assignments at various TTC locations including auto-scrubbing; pressure washing; stripping/sealing/reconditioning floors, stairs and cove basis; cleaning walls, stairs; washroom sanitizing; carpet shampooing, etc. and other janitorial duties, as assigned
Operating a variety of routine or heavy duty equipment (e.g. floor scrubber, polisher, buffer, burnisher, grinder, pressure washer, steam cleaner, vacuum, generator, carpet shampooing machine, washroom sanitizing machine, etc.) in order to perform work assignments
Performing various special assignments such as light restorative grinding, reconditioning, densifying, stripping and sealing terrazzo, etc.
Performing overhead luxalon cleaning duties at assigned work locations
Performing routine maintenance on all equipment, maintaining supplies and restocking of same; ordering inventory through supervisory staff
Assisting with lifting, moving and loading/unloading of various materials/equipment
Operating a non-revenue vehicle, as required
Collecting waste and recyclables and loading same in the appropriate bins
Setting up/operating scaffolds, automated work platforms, scissor lifts and boom lifts, as required
Completing routine forms, records, etc. as required
Responsible for treating passengers and/or employees with respect and dignity and ensuring the needs of passengers or employees with disabilities are accommodated and/or addressed (within the area of responsibility) in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Related Orders so that they can fully benefit from the TTC as a service-provider and an employer.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
Previous janitorial or commercial cleaning experience preferred
Demonstrated ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions and express self clearly
Must possess a valid, non-probationary, Province of Ontario class “G” driver’s licence or better
Required to complete TTC training related to the job responsibilities (e.g. work methods, safety practices, customer service, etc.)
Attend and successfully complete the TTC’s training programs for WHMIS; Subway/SRT Rule Book certification; Fall Protection Awareness; Scaffold Safety; Motorized Lifting Devices; Defensive Driving; Trailer Coupling/Uncoupling and Reversing’ Emergency First Aid and other related TTC programs deemed necessary by management;
Required to read, understand and comply with all standard operating procedures and workplace procedures
Must have or rapidly acquire a comprehensive knowledge of the Ontario Human Rights Code and Related Orders including disability accommodation and accessibility requirements pertaining to passengers and employees