City Employment

In our journey towards greater diversity, we invite applications from members of equity-seeking communities including racialized and Indigenous persons, women, persons with disabilities, persons of all gender identities, ages and sexual orientations who bring value through their lived experiences. 

We strive to provide an inclusive workplace and believe in progressive and barrier-free recruitment for all. If at any time during the application or recruitment process you require additional assistance or an accommodation, please email and we would be pleased to discuss how best to accommodate your needs.

Casual Pool - Custodian Relief

Department: Facilities & Parks Operations

Closing Date: Will remain open until filled

Competition Number: N/A

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking casual Custodians. Under the direction of a Supervisor or Manager, the Custodian maintains and cleans buildings and is responsible for cleanliness of grounds, carrying out minor repairs, maintaining building security and comfort, and performing other related duties. The Custodian assists the public in the use of departmental facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have Grade 12, successful completion of a Building Service Worker Course – Level 1, and three months’ related experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check are required for this position.

Compensation and Benefits

These are unionized positions, starting at $31.92 per hour. There are no guaranteed hours associated with these positions. Extensive weekend and evening work will be involved.


Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing Casual Pool - Custodian Relief.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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