Red Oak Retirement Residence

3501 Campeau Dr, Kanata, ON


Part Time / Full Time


Ottawa, Ontario (view on map)

Posted 1 month ago

Immediate Start

Job Description

The Housekeeper performs general housekeeping activities within the established guidelines for health and safety, infection control and quality management.

This is a permanent - Casual role!

• Receives assignment, assembles required materials and supplies, loads service
cart and transports to work area.
• Using specified cleaning/disinfecting/sanitizing agents, and follow specific
procedures, work patterns and routines, performs such tasks as: (but not limited
a. Resident Room Cleaning as per assigned schedule.
b. Sweeping, dry/wet mopping.
c. Vacuuming and shampooing carpets, wax floor care.
d. Spot cleaning walls, windows and doors.
e. Dusting and sanitizing/disinfecting furniture, shelves, woodwork, etc.
f. Emptying wastebasket.
g. Rearranging furniture.
h. Daily cleaning and disinfecting of all bathroom floors, fixtures, walls and
replenishing supplies.
• Ensures privacy of residents during performance of duties.
• Prepares room for new occupant following prescribed procedures to ensure
tour ready at all times.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

• Previous housekeeping experience is required.
• Ability to read, write English and follow written instructions.
• Good understanding of chemical and equipment use.
• Ability to work independently or as a team.
• Strong customer service skills and ability to effectively communicate with
residents and staff.

For Ontario locations, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, upon request, support will be provided for accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and assessment process.


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About Red Oak Retirement Residence

A short drive from downtown Ottawa, close to local attractions like the Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre, and surrounded by green space, Red Oak offers a welcoming, vibrant atmosphere and a true feeling of home. Our name is inspired by our majestic, century-old Red Oak tree, which greets visitors with its balance, purpose, and strength. Whether you’re strolling through our Kew Gardens Greenhouse, swimming in our pool or seeing a movie in the Globe Movie Theatre, Red Oak is designed for enjoying life.