Job Opportunity:
Housekeeping (2 Positions available)

OUR COMMITMENT TO ANTI-OPPRESSION

The theatre sector is in a period of much-needed change and tremendous opportunity.

At the Grand, we are committed to creating and practicing a company culture that ensures an accessible, equitable, inclusive, and welcoming space for artists, audiences, donors, boards, and staff.

We encourage all applicants to review the Grand’s Anti-Oppression Mission Statement on our website to confirm that your personal and professional values are aligned with this vision. We are committed to an accessible application process. If you need accommodations at any point, please contact us for assistance.

POSITION DETAILS:

The Grand Theatre is seeking applicants for the position of Housekeeping. This is a seasonal part-time position, and is paid on an hourly basis. This position reports to the Building Manager. Shifts available (Days and times are approximate and may change depending on performances)

  • Tuesdays 6:00pm – 10:00pm

  • Wednesdays 3:00pm – 10:00pm

  • Thursdays 7:00am - 3:00pm / 3:00pm - 10:00pm

  • Fridays 6:00pm – 10:00pm

  • Saturdays 7:00am -3:00pm / 3:00pm – 10:00pm

  • Sundays 7:00am – 3:00pm

Required Qualifications:

  • Friendly, personable, and inclusive

  • Trustworthy, dedicated, and high integrity

  • Willing to learn

  • Able to work up to 10 hour shifts

  • Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time

  • Able to lift heavy objects above head alone and in teams

  • Flexible to work afternoon/evening/weekend shifts as well as some Holidays

  • Must be able to read, speak, and understand spoken English fluently

  • Must be a Canadian resident and legally entitled to work in Canada

  • Anti-oppression training, or willingness to obtain

  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team

  • Fast, efficient and methodical

  • Strong attention to detail

Assets, but not required:

  • Valid First Aid/CPR with AED
  • Basic computer proficiency
  • Familiarity with performing arts industry
  • Experience as a housekeeper in a commercial or institutional setting
  • WHMIS training

Job Duties:

  • Cleaning and disinfecting public and back of house spaces
  • Garbage and recycling removal to onsite dumpsters
  • Vacuuming carpets
  • Cleaning washrooms
  • Dry and wet mopping floors
  • Dusting various surfaces
  • Cleaning glass and stainless steel surfaces
  • Basic repairs/troubleshooting of cleaning tools and minor building items
  • Occasional snow removal, de-icing exterior walkways and exits
  • Emergency repairs in absence of Building Manager
  • Other related duties as assigned

Remuneration:

  • $16.55 per hour

To Apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter in a single document to:

Mike MacDonald
Building Manager
mmacdonald [at] grandtheatre.com
 

ABOUT THE GRAND THEATRE

A leading cultural hub, the Grand is proudly located in the heart of downtown London, Ontario. We are a place for all to gather, discuss, challenge, debate, celebrate, and be inspired and entertained by exceptional theatre experiences.  A not-for-profit regional theatre, the Grand produces and presents professional theatre on two stages: the Spriet Stage (839 seats) and the Auburn Stage (150 seats).

A typical season at the Grand runs from September to May including an annual fall High School Project production, which has a 23-year history as an integral part of our programming.

The Grand is World Curious and London Proud.  We bring the world to London with diverse, relevant, and original stories from around the globe, and through collaborations with exceptional national and international performing arts organizations.

And we bring London to the world stage with a commitment to developing, producing, and premiering new and original stories through COMPASS, our new play development program. In partnership with artists and playwrights from around the world and around the corner, we present relevant, provocative and entertaining stories that remind us of our collective humanity.