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Full-Time Cabin Maintenance Worker

Accepting applications until March 1st, 2019
Starting date: April, 2019

 
Brief Job Summary 
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, on-call maintenance person with strong problem solving skills to maintain 8+ tiny cabin properties in the Frontenac and surrounding region. Experience in off-grid systems, plumbing and propane fixtures is required. Training provided. Vehicle required. This is a salaried position with great growth potential. Starting April, 2019.
 
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 8+ cabins in the Frontenac and surrounding 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 
 
Schedule 
– Flexible hours that may include weekends, nights, short shifts and long shifts
– On call availability, in addition to normal hours 
 
Compensation + Perks 
-Full time salaried position / $35,000-$40,000 (amount dependent on experience)
-Paid vacation and benefits negotiable
-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.  

 

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CABIN CLEANER

Accepting applications until January 19, 2019
Starting date: ASAP

 
Job Description
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, adventurous local cleaner to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for maintaining our Penner cabin, a tiny (160 sq/ft) off-grid cabin just north of Sydenham, Ontario. You’ll have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanour, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 2-3 shifts a week to start with the potential for more shifts in the summer months and as we open more cabins. 
 
Duties + Responsibilities
-Ensuring the cabin and property is in tip top order: making beds, cleaning surfaces, sweeping and moping, cleaning and changing toilets, shovelling deck, restocking supplies, etc.
-Willing to carry in two (20L) jugs of water and gas for generator 
-Willing to snowshoe/hike 300 metres with supplies on sled when driving to the cabin is not manageable 
-Bringing home and laundering tea towels and sheets on occasion (you’ll be compensated for this task)
-Maintaining cabin’s stock/supplies and reporting when supplies are low
-Performing monthly deep cleans as needed
-Managing tasks and reports via an online / app interface
 
Requirements + Qualifications
-High school diploma or equivalent
-Experience in the housekeeping or hospitality industry 
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Friendly and hospitable 
-Digitally competent with access to a cell phone 
-Love of the outdoors 
-Experience in off-grid living a bonus!
 
Location Transportation 
-Penner cabin is located 10 minutes north of Sydenham, Ontario, right beside Frontenac Provincial Park
-Access to your own vehicle is required 
 
Schedule 
-Available for weekly cleanings / 2-3 shifts a week. (It normally takes 1-hour to clean the cabin)
 
Compensation + Perks
-Part-time position; no benefits 
-$20/hour in the summer, fall and spring. $25/hour in the winter months (when running water is turned off)
-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.  

 

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