Heeman's
20422 Nissouri Rd.
Thorndale, ON
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Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Retail Housekeeper

We are looking for a responsible and hardworking individual to join our amazing team of staff as a cleaner for our commercial store. This involves various cleaning duties, overall working to ensure a well-sanitized and safe environment for all individuals interacting with the company.

About Us:

At Heeman’s, we are obsessed with offering the best possible customer service in all aspects of our business: from helping select the perfect plants, to uniting customers with our delicious berries and sundaes, and every detail in between. It is our mission to be your local connection to flowers, flavour and fun, and regardless of the role at Heeman’s, each staff member is titled a “Daymaker” first and foremost. We believe our amazing staff is the key to continuing to fulfill our vision of making our space a “Happy Place” for everyone that enters! As a family business, the quality and care put into everything we do is at the heart of our company and we look to work with like-minded individuals that represent everything it means to be a Daymaker.

About the Role:

The role of the Cleaner is to maintain a safe and sanitary retail space for staff and customers alike. This is a full-time, temporary contract position that has the potential to be extended to year-round work depending on traffic and staffing requirements. Reporting to the Administrative Assistant, this role requires a high amount of self-initiative for the monitoring of environments to determined required tasks and upkeep the sanitation of the business.

Employment Type:

Full-time
Temporary Contract (potential for extension)

Responsibilities:

• Maintain a clean environment, ensuring all staff and customer high-contact areas are sanitized frequently
• Monitor and clean staff and customer washrooms repeatedly throughout each day
• Refill sanitizer bottles at front-tills and throughout greenhouses
• Sweep and mop store-front and offices
• Sanitize frequently used surfaces, appliances, door handles, etc.
• Restock boxes throughout greenhouses for customer use, making boxes as necessary
• Potential for housekeeping duties of surrounding business-owned houses
• Perform tasks assigned by Administrative Assistant and follow any given instructions
• Have an understanding of and follow the company policies
• Assist in other related duties as required

Prerequisites:

• A hard-working and positive attitude
• Cleaning experience is preferred
• Reliable form of personal transportation (no public transit to this location)

Skills:

• Hard-working
• Positive attitude
• Strong self-initiative for determining necessary tasks
• Ability to take instruction and prioritize tasks
• Work well individually and as part of a team

Special Conditions:

• Fast-paced, physically demanding job; able to stand and/or move for 8 hours straight
• Repetitive motions and heavy lifting (up to 50lbs)
• Greenhouse conditions (hot/cold environments depending on the season)
• During peak season (May-June), Daymakers are expected to work 6 days a week
• Retail business: weekend work and possible evenings required

Perks to Working with Us:

• Benefits package available after 1 (one) year full-time
• Staff discount (to fuel that plant and berry love)
• Working with remarkable people: staff and customers alike!
• Note: Heeman’s is an agriculture/farming business and employees are classified as an agricultural employee under the ESA: www.ontario.ca/document/your-guide-employment-standards-act-0/agricultural-employees

How to Apply:

Interested applicants are to deliver their resume package in-person between the hours of 9-4. Available to drop-off any day (7 days a week) at our store location:

Heeman’s, 20422 Nissouri Road, Thorndale ON

Phone: 519-461-1416 

* Please note: Heeman’s provides accommodations for individuals with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Any inquiries can be sent to [email protected] or via the phone number provided above. *

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