Job Posting

Cleaning Staff

Camp Shalom is a traditional, co-educational, Jewish/Zionist children’s summer camp located in Gravenhurst, Ontario.  We are a residential camp located on Lake Muskoka hosting approximately 400 campers between the ages of 7 and 13 years old.

We are currently looking to hire (3) Cleaning Staff.  Job description as follows:

Reports to:   Director of Facilities

Employment Period:  Mid-May or June to mid-September, length of assignment depends on weather and availability

Salary:    Varies with Experience

Number of Hours:  Full time (40-44 hours per week) or Part Time (10+ hours/week)

Typical Shift:           8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday / Some weekend work required / Flexible shifts available 

Mandatory Requirements:  clear police check: clear driver’s license if employee has one; Must be able to perform physical requirements attached. Medical forms required. Fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Must be able to lift up to 25lbs, clean high ceilings using ladder/vacuum cleaner and move some furniture.

**Must live in Muskoka/Gravenhurst (or outside area) and have own transportation.**

Duties Include:

  • Performs a thorough dry clean of camp activity buildings, camp office, camp workshop, cleaning hut, camp wellness centre, staff residences and cabins prior to the water being turned on. Clean walls, vacuums ceilings, under bunk beds, vacuum floors, clean windows, sweep decks; Do a thorough wet clean when camp water is turned on which includes cleaning windows, floors, bathrooms, washing walls, cleaning mattresses, cleaning fridges. Cleans all public washrooms and public showers including walls, floors and windows.
  • Performs a thorough cleaning of camp kitchen which includes fridges, walk-in fridges, freezers, sinks, counter tops, stoves, washes floors, cleans cupboards and storage areas; cleans dining hall thoroughly including washing windows, scrubbing and waxing floors, cleans wooden dining halls tables and benches.
  • Deliver soaps, toilet paper, paper towels to all cabins and buildings. Removes garbage and recycling from all buildings.
  • Once staff and campers arrive, does a daily cleaning (wet & dry) of all buildings listed on the cleaning schedule including delivery of supplies, removing garbage. Sorts lost and found items and returns them to cabins. Washes lost and found items and boxes these items for return to Head Office when campers leave.
  • Assists in sweeping/scrubbing dining hall floors if required as well as cleaning dining hall tables/benches. Cleans sinks in front of dining hall; Wipes down ping pong tables; cleans dryer vents, wipes down laundry tables, etc.
  • Does a complete fall clean before water is shut down. Organizes and boxes items for winter storage.
  • Performs other duties such as planting and weeding camp flower beds, watering plants, raking leaves
  • Performs other related duties as requested by the Director of Facilities

Please send your resume to



May 6, 2022

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