Job Title



Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with occasional travel to other areas of KRI.

Type of Position

Service contract

Length of Contract

Monthly renewal until terminated in writing

Compensation and Benefits

Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with skills and experience

About SEED Foundation

SEED Foundation is a locally-registered NGO in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. SEED’s mission is to protect, empower, and support the recovery of survivors of violence and others at risk. SEED is committed to delivering quality and holistic approaches, combining international expertise and local know-how to achieve results for the people of Iraq and Kurdistan. SEED’s programming focuses on four key objectives: 1) the delivery of transformational, comprehensive MHPSS services including case management, mental health, and legal services, as well as psychosocial support activities; 2) strengthening the capacity of service providers through education, training, and capacity-building programs; 3) ​promoting policy and social change to strengthen the rights of, and protections for, vulnerable groups and individuals; and, 4) supporting the protection and recovery of survivors of trafficking in persons (TIP) including through SEED’s shelter for victims of trafficking and those at risk, after care services, and prevention work to reduce the risk of trafficking through public awareness, technical assistance, and advocacy for legal, regulatory, policy, process, and institutional changes.

Role of the Cleaner

The Cleaner is responsible for maintaining a clean, and hygienic environment at the Erbil SEED Center. The cleaner will report to the Service Delivery Coordinator.

Specific Tasks

  • Clean the office in accordance with specific guidance provided by the Supervisor.
  • Dusting and cleaning ceiling vents, surface areas, and counter surface
  • Perform general sweeping, scrubbing, and mopping of hardwood, laminate, or tiled floors.
  • Polishing furniture and room accessories as needed
  • Cleaning windows, glass surfaces, and mirrors.
  • Keeping all public spaces neat and tidy.
  • Maintaining and upkeep all cleaning equipment, supplies, and products 
  • Make adjustments and minor repairs.
  • Follow all health and safety regulations in line with SEED’s safety policy and child protection standards.
  • Respect the confidentiality of all beneficiaries and report incidents of concern to the line manager or the Head of Office/Director of Programs. 
  • Reporting repairs and replacements needed when encountered on the job.
  • Refilling supplies, such as toilet paper and paper towels
  • Stock and maintain supply rooms
  • Assists other departments when needed to ensure optimum service to guests
  • Provide a safe, welcoming environment for all SEED beneficiaries.
  • Performs other duties as necessary, as assigned by the supervisor.

Essential criteria

  • Serve as a positive role model and SEED ambassador at all times.
  • Treat all people with respect regardless of age, gender, religion, nationality, disability status, marital status, and ethnicity.
  • Work collaboratively with all colleagues.
  • Maintain a positive, cooperative attitude.

How to Apply

  • Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications through the link HERE.
  • In order for an application to be considered valid, SEED only accepts online profiles duly   completed. 
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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