Posted on

Calabogie – Cabin Maintenance Worker (Part Time)

Cabin Maintenance Worker (Part Time)

Accepting applications until April 15th, 2021
Starting date: May, 2021

Brief Job Summary 

Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, on-call maintenance person with strong problem solving skills to maintain 5+ tiny cabin properties in the Frontenac/Lanark area. Experience in off-grid systems, plumbing and propane fixtures is required. Training provided. Vehicle required. This is an hourly paid position with great growth potential. Starting April/May, 2021.  

Full Job Description 

Do you love the outdoors? Working with your hands? Being on the open road? Do you thrive in jobs where no day is the same? As our skilled maintenance person extraordinaire, your primary responsibility will be keeping our cabins in tip top shape. Your day-to-day will include a wide variety of activities such as general cabin repairs, construction assistance, preventative maintenance, and emergency guest assistance. Being reliable and self-motivated with a keen eye for detail is essential in this job. You should have the manual dexterity and physical stamina necessary for this kind of work which will also require a substantial amount of travel time to maintain 5+ cabins in the Frontenac/Lanark County region.  

Duties + Responsibilities

-Install or repair necessary equipment as needed
-Check control panels and electrical wiring (12V, solar and 110V) to identify issues
-Complete regular maintenance tasks, such as generator maintenance, cleaning water intakes, sanding and refinishing -Inspect and troubleshoot various equipment and systems (12V electrical, gas appliances, plumbing fixtures)
-Perform minor fixes, such as repairing broken locks, damage to walls, etc.
-Manage tasks and reports via an online / app interface
-Be prepared to drive distances (1+ hours) between cabins regularly
-Respond quickly and interact with guests to assist with issues
-Occasionally perform necessary cleaning activities, such as dusting, mopping, trash removal, etc.
-Deliver water and propane to backcountry locations in winter (snowshoeing with sled or with snowmobile)  

Requirements + Qualifications

-High school diploma or equivalent
-Working knowledge of 12 volt wiring, solar power, plumbing, and electrical systems
-Experience working with tools, including hand and electrical tools
-Ability to read and utilize technical manuals and drawings
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Friendly and hospitable 
-General passion for creative problem-solving
-Love of the outdoors and a solitary work environment
-Digitally competent with access to a cell phone   


– Flexible hours that may include weekends, nights, short shifts and long shifts
– On call availability, in addition to normal hours   

Compensation + Perks 

-Hourly Pay $25-$30/hr (dependent on experience) |
-Paid travel time
-Free cabin accommodations! We want you to know our cabins inside and out. This means staying over at our cabins and getting the full Cabinscape experience.