Competition #:490-07-07-16-21           Casual       General Workers (Housekeeping)

Jul 16, 2021

R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, 64 Pleasant Street, Antigonish NS B2G 1W7               

Competition #:490-07-07-16-21            Job Title:         General Worker (Housekeeping)

Dept.:        Environmental Service   Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date: July 16, 2021                Close Date:     Open until filled

Reg/Temp: Casual                               Full/Part:        Temporary


Applications accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date

Opening Statement

The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs 297  staff in various Departments.

Qualifications/Skills Required: Good physical health, ability to work independently with others, ability to follow verbal and written instructions, ability to learn the operation of equipment, ability to perform repetitive task.

Grade 12 Education, experience in housekeeping or Laundry preferred, but not required. Regularand consistent attendance is essential.

Please: Refer to General Worker (housekeeping) Job Description for complete listing on our website

Hours of Work

Temporary –Casual

Hours – Days/Weekends (10 am- 6 pm/8am-4pm/8:30am – 4:30pm/7am-3 pm(subject to change) hours flexible as need arises).


$16.3329-16.6102 per hour (according to experience)

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

Pension  NA

Vacation, holiday –  As per Dept. of Labor for Casuals

Sick benefits- NA

Health Benefits – NA

Good Life – Corp Rate

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview to be contacted. Interviews held within two weeks of closing date.  These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is an inclusive employer who supports diversity, equality, and reconciliation.  Our goal is to be a workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve.  We welcome people from all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientation, age, religion, and physical and mental abilities. Internal applicants to apply by using the Internal Application Form, External Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 or

Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete detailed job posting