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1039 Regional Road 24
Lively, Ontario P3Y 1N2


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McDonald Institute

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Cleaning Supervisor

Cleaning Supervisor

Operations Group

Indeterminate Full-Time Position

About Us

SNOLAB is an international facility for world-class underground physics research and has an expanding programme in astroparticle physics and underground science. Located in an air-conditioned clean room 2 km underground in the Vale Creighton Mine near Sudbury, Ontario, with a suite of surface facilities and laboratories, SNOLAB is currently preparing for the next generation of experiments.

The Position

The Cleaning Supervisor is responsible for planning and directing the work of personnel under their supervision.  This personnel will primarily consist of Cleaner/Maintainers, however, it is expected that the position can periodically provide cross-functional supervision through the Operations Division.



  • Must hold a Secondary School Diploma.

  • Post-secondary education is considered an asset.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate fluently in English, verbally and written.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.

  • Experience with cleaning in an industrial facility.

  • Experience in implementation of cleaning and maintaining cleanliness best practices.

  • Experience working in an industrial, construction or mining work environment.

  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office productivity software.

Salary Range

Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package. 

To Apply

All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.caPlease do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Applications must be received no later than the closing date. Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume.

‚ÄčClosing Date

April 23, 2019

Applications will be accepted until 23:59 Eastern Time. SNOLAB thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.  

SNOLAB is committed to equity in employment and encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, Indigenous persons, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

SNOLAB will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.

Further information about SNOLAB may be found at www.snolab.ca

Posting Date: April 9, 2019

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