01-HC-18: Head Custodian, Permanent, 8 hours per day, Start Date: To be Determined (Anticipated Mid June), Prairie Dale School

Job Title: Head Custodian

Job Status: Full Time Permanent (8 hours per day)

Location: Prairie Dale School

Start Date: To be determined. (Anticipated start date of mid-June 2018)

Posting #: 01-HC-18

Garden Valley School Division is currently seeking the services of a Head Custodian at Prairie Dale School. The incumbent under the direction of the Custodial/Maintenance Supervisor will provide safe and well-maintained facilities and grounds for the students and staff of the Garden Valley School Division.

Below are Qualifications, Skills & Experience that we are seeking:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, preferred
  • 5th Class power engineering certificate an asset
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Previous supervisory experience would be an asset but is not required
  • Building management experience an asset
  • Mechanical ability and comprehension an asset
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Access to a vehicle is required
  • Ability to relate to the school community and community value base

Prairie Dale School (PDS) is a Gr. 4 – 8 middle school, opened September 2011. With an enrolment of 294, PDS features contemporary energy efficiencies, LEED silver certification and specialized learning environments. PDS is in the community of Schanzenfeld, near Winkler, Manitoba. PDS operates on core exemplary practices, such as PLC teaming, strong networked relationships and remediation for mastery learning. Teachers at PDS have access to modern instructional technologies. PDS teachers emphasize argumentative literacy, collaborative work culture, mastery mental math, relevance and rigor, all in an environment that is founded on supportive relationships and core community values! Visit PDS at our website: pds.gvsd.ca/.

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the GVSD Policy. Class 7 Position - $19.91 - $22.93 per hour.

GVSD Employee benefit package includes:

  • Employer matched pension plan
  • Employer paid annual vacation leave
  • Employer paid compassionate leave, personal leave, family leave, sick leave and long term disability leave
  • Life insurance available to 700% of earnings


You are invited to complete and submit a Resume. All resumes are to specify posting number(s) for which your application is to be considered. While we prefer to accept applications electronically, you may also submit an application by fax, by regular mail, or in person to:

Human Resources Department

Garden Valley School Division

Box 1330, 750 Triple E Boulevard, Winkler, MB R6W 4B3

Telephone: (204) 325-8335 Fax: (204) 325-4132 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date: Open until Filled