Summer Opportunity – Housekeeper

Redeemer University

Redeemer University

Housekeeping Student Employee, Custodial department


The Housekeeping department participates in the hospitality that is offered to guests during the summer months.  Our residences are transformed into guest suites complete with linens and towels. The housekeeping staff also prepare residences for the start of a new Academic year. The Housekeeping staff are responsible for cleaning residences, making beds, doing laundry, set up and takedown of furniture and providing housekeeping services for guests. 

This position requires a diligent worker who is excited about being a practical help in our summer objectives. We are looking for someone who will pay attention to detail and be thorough in all their tasks. This job also requires the ability to be on your feet most of the day and to lift heavy items. Housekeeping staff  grow in their time management skills, meeting important deadlines, and working as a team. 

This position runs from April 28th to September 2nd. You will normally work 37.5 hours per week, although additional hours may be required. You will also need to take a turn working on the occasional weekend and most holiday weekends will require staff. 



The position involves cleaning housing units as well as public spaces including, vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, washing floors, cleaning hard surfaces, window cleaning, laundry, garbage removal and special projects.
This position also includes moving tables, chairs, desks and other types of furniture, and equipment around campus. 
This position may include helping Custodial staff when deadlines need to be met. 

Other Requirements:

The candidate should have some cleaning experience as well as experience in a team environment. 
Hours may vary depending on campus needs. Evenings, weekends and Sundays may be required. 
The position requires people who are punctual, flexible, and who see the reward of offering hospitality to our guests.
You will be required to complete work as assigned in a timely manner and meet the expectations involved in preparing rooms for guests.

Note: There will be a limited number of on-campus housing units available for summer staff.


Position Reports to: Cristina Cotiga, Housekeeping Supervisor

Submit Applications to:  Gary Crosbie, Custodial Supervisor,

Expiry Date: March 29, 2024



Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in the selection process.

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 100 MB.