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Contract – Maintenance Worker | Haliburton, ON
Contract – Cabin Cleaners (2) | Haliburton, ON

 

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Contract Maintenance Worker (Haliburton Area)

 

Accepting applications until July 24th, 2020

 

Starting date: Aug, 2020

 
Brief Job Summary 
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, on-call maintenance person with strong problem solving skills to maintain multiple tiny cabins (160 sq/ft) in Haliburton Forest. Our first cabin will open this summer on Bone Lake. Multiple cabins will open later in the fall in Haliburton Forest. Experience in off-grid systems, plumbing and propane fixtures is required. Training provided. Vehicle required. Starting Aug, 2020. Cabins will be open year-round.

 
Full Job Description 
Do you love the outdoors? Working with your hands? Do you thrive in jobs where no day is the same? As our skilled maintenance person extraordinaire, your primary responsibility will be assisting in keeping our cabins in tip top shape. Your responsibilities 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. Your responsibilities will primarily be to assist our full time staff or to cover in their absence.

 
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
-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
-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 
-$30/per hour
-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 Cleaners (Haliburton Area)

 

Accepting applications until July 24, 2020

 

Starting date: August 2020
 

Job Description
Cabinscape is seeking reliable, adventurous local cleaners to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for cleaning 1 tiny cabin (160 sq/ft) on Bone Lake to start. More cabins will open in Haliburton Forest later this fall. Cabins will be open year-round. You’ll have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanour, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 2-4 shifts a week.
 

Duties + Responsibilities
– Ensuring the cabin and property is in tip top order: making beds, cleaning surfaces, sweeping and mopping, cleaning and changing toilets, shoveling deck, restocking supplies, etc.
– 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!
– Access to your own vehicle is required 
 

Schedule 
– Available this summer for weekly cleanings / 2-4 shifts a week, for about 1-2 hours per shift.
– More cabins will open this fall and your hours will be increased
 

Compensation + Perks
– Part-time position; no benefits 
– $50/per cabin cleaning
– 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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Only selected applicants will be contacted.