Janitorial Team Member

locationHalifax - Nova Scotia (NS),


Estimated salary $16 - $18 an hour

Job Description:

Company Description

Dexterra, is a dedicated, integrated services company that provides quality integrated facilities management, workforce accommodations and forestry services for our clients across Canada in the natural resources, aviation, defence, retail, commercial and healthcare sectors.

At Dexterra, we create exceptional customer experiences that make our clients shine. Powered by passionate people, we bring the right teams with the right skills together to turn problems into solutions and challenges into moments of ingenuity.

Because, service matters!

The objective of this notice is to identify talent within the market for opportunities Dexterra has in the pipeline which you may be interested in. Please register your interest today and get yourself recognized for your competency by a leader in Integrated Facilities Management.

To register, please click on the below apply button and submit your coverletter resume.

Dexterra is currently seeking a Janitorial Site Cleaner for an upcoming contract opportunity.

If successful, you will be client facing and responsible for the successful execution of the scope of project as well as delivering on key deliverables for our company, including managing profit and loss, human resources, operational excellence and the health and safety of our employees.

Job Description

This position is safety sensitive and requires the applicant to pass and obtain Government Reliability Status as a condition of employment.


  • General cleaning, including, but not limited to: trash removal; dusting; cleaning restrooms, break rooms, offices, medical rooms,conference rooms; sweeping and mopping floors; removing Biohazard waste; vacuuming floors; window washing; buffing floors; disinfecting; stripping and waxing floors; stone care; carpet cleaning; carpet spotting; upholstery cleaning; other duties as assigned. Specific duties may vary depending on
the List of Specifications required by the client at each location.
  • Completing work to high quality standard.
  • Being to work on scheduled days and hours.
  • Must be able to read and explain MSDS sheets- Training provided.
  • Must complete IPAC training

Physical Requirements:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment where good physical and mental health is required.
  • Ability to bend, turn, stoop, stand, reach high and low, lift and carry up to 50 lbs. for 3 to 8 hours per shift.
  • Perform repetitive manual tasks on a daily basis
  • Walking large areas of floor space
  • Able to maneuver large machinery successfully



  • Knowledge of general cleaning, hard floor care, carpet care, upholstery cleaning, pressure washing and window washing.
  • Trained in working cleaning equipment (Auto scrubber, swing machine, burnisher and any others required)
  • Strong people skills.
  • Ability to communicate with customers and co-workers.
  • Team player and detail oriented.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Enjoy working hands on
  • Takes direction
  • WHIMIS certified (Training can be supplied)
  • First aid training would be an asset
  • IPAC Training would be an asset
  • Government Reliability Status would be an asset

Additional Information

Dexterra is always looking for people who will contribute to service excellence, who are client focused and will develop and support innovative solutions. We believe in empowering our people to be part of the best services organization we can be. We are looking for people who will share their thoughts, ideas and energy every day and will work to deliver on client-focused services and solutions. At Dexterra, people can count on personal and professional growth and a commitment to a healthy workplace. This is how we co-create a culture that makes us incredibly proud to work here.

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