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Full-Time Maintenance Worker & Outdoor Guide | Kirkfield, ON
Full-Time Event & Customer Experience Coordinator | Work from home & Kirkfield, ON

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

 

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Full-Time Maintenance Worker & Outdoor Guide

 

Accepting applications until March 1st, 2020

 

Starting date: April, 2020

 

Brief Job Summary 
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable and personable on-site Maintenance Worker & Outdoor Guide with strong problem solving skills and a thirst for outdoor adventure. This unique, dual position requires a multifaceted individual with the aptitude and technical skills to maintain 5+ tiny cabins and the surrounding property at our newest wellness & adventure retreat in Kirkfield, ON, called Cabinscape Camp, in addition to providing on-call adventure guiding services to our camp guests. Experience in off-grid systems, plumbing and propane fixtures is required (training provided). Experience in outdoor guiding required with proper training and certification. 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? Do you thrive in jobs where no day is the same? As our skilled maintenance person extraordinaire and adventure guide, your primary responsibilities will be keeping our tiny cabins and grounds 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.You’ll also get to service our guests as an adventure guide, taking them out on hiking trips and paddling excursions. 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 along with a friendly, easy-going attitude. You will have support from a second maintenance worker for jobs requiring assistance or to cover in your absence.

 

NOTE: If you are a skilled maintenance worker but do not have any outdoor guiding experience, please apply to our contract “Maintenance Worker” position at Cabinscape Camp.
 
 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.

 

Requirements + Qualifications
– High school diploma
– Outdoor guiding credentials
– Wilderness First Responder & CPR (Or Similar)
– 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
– 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 / $30,000-$40,000 (amount dependent on experience) + Tips
– 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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Full-Time Event & Customer Experience Coordinator

 

Accepting applications until March 1st, 2020

 

Starting date: April, 2020
 

Brief Job Summary 
Cabinscape is seeking an ambitious, enthusiastic and independent “Event & Customer Experience Coordinator” to take on a brand new position at our newest wellness & adventure development called “Cabinscape Camp” (opening July 2020). Cabinscape Camp is an off-grid wilderness retreat providing tiny cabin accommodations and programmed adventure & wellness experiences on a gorgeous 230-acre property in the Kawartha’s. This customer-facing position will start as a satellite (at home) position from April – June. From June onwards, the job will partially move on-site to Cabinscape Camp headquarters in Kirkfield, ON, to oversee weekend activities. Vehicle and valid driver’s license required. This is a salaried position with great growth potential. Starting April, 2019.

 

Full Job Description
Do you love the outdoors? Do you love bringing people together in creative ways? Does coordinating outdoor events under the stars get you excited? As our “Event & Customer Experience Coordinator” your primary role will be to develop, organize and oversee all programming aspects at our newest Cabinscape Camp development (under the supervision of Cabinscape Co-Owners).

 

This position requires a high-degree of independence, creative problem-solving and tenacity. In most cases, you will be the very first point of contact for our Cabinscape guests. As such, experience in a customer-service related field and experience coordinating/hosting events is a requirement.

 

This is not your average 9-5 job. This job grants you the freedom to work from your own home or your favourite coffee shop throughout the week (with scheduled team meetings). Three weekends a month, you’ll be required to work at our headquarters at Cabinscape Camp (Friday to Sunday), ensuring our weekend programs run smoothly and that our guests are happy campers. The ideal applicant is someone who thrives on creative challenges, is capable of handling multiple projects at once, and has high attention to detail.

 

Duties + Responsibilities

EVENT COORDINATION / HOSTING
– Brainstorming, developing and coordinating weekend wellness & adventure programs and activities (i.e. yoga retreats, outdoor expeditions, culinary experiences, etc.)
– Liaising with Cabinscape guests, retreat leaders, chefs, catering companies, Cabinscape staff, etc.
– Acting as the official “Host” and primary staff contact at Cabinscape Camp
– Ensuring cabin or programming glitches are handled immediately, whether by dispatching appropriate maintenance staff, cleaners, etc., or by addressing it yourself.

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE
– Handling day-to-day email communications with Cabinscape guests using our customer service software
– Liaising with appropriate staff (i.e. cleaners, property managers and maintenance) to accomplish specific tasks and goals
– Inspecting cabin turnovers: ensuring every cabin is in tip top shape after they’ve been cleaned for incoming guests.
– Reviewing and evaluating guest surveys and developing protocol to better our guests’ overall experiences

 

Requirements + Qualifications
– College/University Degree (focus in Hospitality Management, Business or Tourism is an asset)
– At least 1-2 years of experience in an event coordinator capacity
– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
– Passion for creative problem-solving
– Friendly and hospitable
– Love of the outdoors
– Digitally competent with access to a cell phone and laptop
– Vehicle/Drivers’ license required

 

Additional Skills
-Yoga instruction training or outdoor guide training is an asset to this position
-Wilderness First Aid & CPR Training a plus

 

Schedule 
-Flexible hours that will include weekends, nights, short shifts and long shifts
-On call availability, in addition to normal hours 
 

Compensation + Perks 
-Full time salaried position / $30,000-$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.  
-Potential for onsite accommodations at Cabinscape Camp

 

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Contract Maintenance Worker

 

Accepting applications until March 1st, 2020

 

Starting date: April, 2020

 
Brief Job Summary 
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, on-call maintenance person with strong problem solving skills to maintain 5+ tiny cabins in the Kirkfield area. Experience in off-grid systems, plumbing and propane fixtures is required. Training provided. Vehicle required. Starting April, 2019.

 
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 responsiblities 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 
-Hourly Pay based on experience
-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

 

Accepting applications until January 19, 2019

 

Starting date: June or July 2020
 

Job Description
Cabinscape is seeking reliable, adventurous local cleaners to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for maintaining 5 cabins and 6 campsites in the Kirkfield area. You’ll have a keen eye for detail, a friendly and professional demeanour, and a knack for creative problem solving. This job requires 3-4 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, shovelling 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!
 

Location + Transportation 
– Cabinsacpe Camp is located just outside of Kirkfield, Ontario
– Access to your own vehicle is required 
 

Schedule 
– Available for weekly cleanings / 3-4 shifts a week, for about 3-4 hours per shift.
 

Compensation + Perks
– Part-time position; no benefits 
– Hourly Based 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.  
 

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Only selected applicants will be contacted.