Cleaning By Design

  • Huntsville, ON
  • June 11, 2024

Company Information






Looking for experienced cleaners to assist with cleaning of private cottages, short-term rentals and AIRBNB/VRBO properties throughout Muskoka and surrounding areas - See full description and location of where specific cleaners are needed for this season below.

TITLE: Seasonal Cottage Cleaners WANTED for upcoming busy season


SUPERVISES: (No supervisory responsibilities; may lead a team of cleaning techs on occasion)

Purpose of Position: To provide exceptional cleaning experiences to each and every client.

Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Learning, training and following the training system
  • Providing cleaning services according to the work order
  • Following all company policies and procedures on the job
  • Clock in/out of jobs using designated process (app, paperwork, phone call to office)
  • Inspecting own work. If leading a team, inspecting the work of others
  • Picking up needed equipment for special cleaning jobs
  • Completing any job-related ‘paperwork’ as required
  • Maintaining a 5 star gold standard and above customer satisfaction rating
  • Tagging and weighing laundry
  • Following work orders and checklists


  • Keeping safe all private/confidential customer information and property, such as but not limited to work orders, access information/alarm codes, customer whereabouts, house contents/customer possessions
  • Picking up and return to the office promptly (per company processes) any customer payment (cash, check) and customer keys


  • Communicating with the customer while in the home/cottage/business performing job duties
  • Communicating any customers needs and/or issues to the company customer service personnel
  • Speak to clients and co-workers with professionalism and patience
  • Reporting to the Team Lead if conditions in the property change or if you find the property in a condition not consistent with the work order
  • Notify Team Lead of any damage you find or may have caused


  • Following company safety policies and guidelines
  • Carrying MSDS sheets for cleaning products in work binder for easy access and consultation
  • Adhere strictly to the rules regarding health and safety
  • Be aware of any and all company policies and procedures

Professionally representing the company

  • Appearing clean and professional while working; wearing the company-stipulated uniform/work attire
  • Washing, maintaining and replacing when necessary, the work apron

Taking proper care of work supplies

  • Sanitizing/cleaning of supplies including vacuum, etc.
  • Refilling cleaners
  • Replenishing cleaning tools and equipment.
  • Alerting the office if tools and equipment supplied by the company are damaged or


  • Maintaining company vacuum or, if using the customer’s, emptying it, sanitize it, and returning it to the designated location

(In some cases,) leading a team of cleaning techs

  • Inspecting own work and work of others

Cleaners needed in the following districts/township’s:

District of Muskoka (Georgian Bay, Lake of Bays and Muskoka Lakes, Port Carling, Utterson);

Almaguin Highlands (Magnetawan, Sundridge, Seguin, Dunchurch/Whitestone) ;

Algonquin Highlands (Dorset, Oxtongue Lake and surrounding area);

Haliburton Highlands (Minden, Dorset, Eagle Lake, Gooderham and surrounding areas)

Kawartha Lakes (Fenelon Falls)

Parry Sound

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $20.00-$25.00 per hour

Expected hours: 10 – 35 per week


  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Overtime pay
  • Tips

Work Location: In person


Current job openings at Cleaning By Design

Cleaning By Design Muskoka Jun, 11