Position Description

General Staff - Custodial Workers
Location Canlan Sportsplex Lake Barrington - Lake Barrington, IL
Employment duration Part time
Employment Status: Employee
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Canlan Sportsplex is currently looking for a General Staff- Custodial Workers

Our Janitors are pro-active and hands-on individuals who perform janitorial and minor maintenance duties to ensure the overall upkeep of the facility and surrounding grounds. Their primary responsibilities include cleaning and performing small repairs.



  • Perform general janitorial and maintenance tasks in accordance with local building and fire codes
  • Setup, transition and take down of fields and courts. 
  • Ensure that entrances, grounds, and parking lot are kept clean, clear and safe including:
  • Property & grounds cleanup
  • Grass cutting and edging
  • Seasonal snow and debris removal
  • Maintain appropriate checklists, records and reports with respect to:
  • Change room cleanliness
  • Window cleanliness
  • Washroom cleaning checklist
  • Shower cleaning checklist
  • Parking lot & property cleaning checklist
  • Perform vacuuming, auto scrubbing, waxing and buffing in line with established floor care procedures
  • Assist with minor maintenance as required

Health and Safety

  • Adhere to all Risk Management policies and procedures
  • Ensure a safe working environment and a safe customer environment for the facility as detailed in the Risk Management checklist and by adhering to and maintaining:
  • Safe work practices such as those relating to lifting and carrying
  • Elimination of Slip, Trip and Fall hazards
  • Appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Report any unsafe Health & Safety conditions
  • Is trained/certified in:
    • "WHMIS" and "Workplace Violence"
    • Use of equipment and supplies as required including Elevated Work Platform and Propane Handling consistent with manufacturer guidelines and best practice
  • Ensure the proper use and safe storage of hazardous materials, tools, equipment and machinery
  • Is aware and understands implementation of the Facility Emergency Plan, Incident Reports and knows the location and how to use the First Aid Kit, Eye Wash Station and Defibrillator

Energy & Environmental Sensitivity

  • Ensure consideration for best practices in energy use management and environmental impact are employed


  • Completed high school education or equivalent is an asset
  • Valid driver’s license an asset
  • Building Service Worker Certificate (BC)


  • Previous experience as a commercial buildings janitor (preferred)
  • Willingness and ability to work flexible hours (evenings, weekends and call outs)
  • Approachable and team orientated with great communication skills (verbal and written)

If you are interested in learning more and becoming part of the Canlan team please apply online.

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