03-HC-18: Head Custodian, Permanent, 8 hours per day, Start Date: ASAP, Southwood & Hochfeld School

Job Title: Head Custodian

Job Status: Full Time Permanent (8 hours per day, Monday to Friday)

Location: Southwood & Hochfeld School

Start Date: ASAP

Posting #: 03-HC-18

Garden Valley School Division is currently seeking the services of a Head Custodian at the Southwood School Unit. 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 both Southwood and Hochfeld School.

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

Southwood School is located 5 kms south of the City of Winkler in the growing community of Schanzenfeld, MB. Southwood is a Kindergarten to Grade 3 School, with an enrolment of approximately 223 students for the 2018 - 2019 school year, a teaching faculty of 16 and support staff of 10. Southwood Elementary School …. “A Place to Learn and Belong!”

Hochfeld Elementary School is located 12 kms south of the City of Winkler in the Village of Hochfeld, MB. Hochfeld School is a multi-grade school, and for 2018 - 2019 school year an anticipated student enrolment of 55 a teaching faculty of 3.5 and support staff of 3. Hochfeld Elementary School…“A Place to Learn and Belong!”

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the GVSD Policy. Class 6 Position - $18.97 - $21.84 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