Starting date: July 1st. Deadline to Apply: June 28th
Cabinscape is seeking a reliable, adventurous local cleaner to join our growing hospitality team. You’ll be responsible for maintaining our Mica cabin, a tiny (160 sq/ft)off-grid cabin just South of Perth, Ontario. You will also share cleaning duties for one other cabin. A third cabin as well as a prospector tent will be added to your workload by fall of 2019.
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 for one cabin to start ramping up to a total of about 10 cleans per week by the fall.
Please note the drive in is quite rough so you will need a 4wd, high clearance AWD or a 4 wheeler to do some of these cleans.
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 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
-Mica cabin is located 20 minutes north of Perth, Ontario. A second cabin and a tent will be added to this same property late summer. There will also be chared cleaning responsibilities at another cabin located in Maberly.
-Access to your own vehicle is required. For the cabins south of Perth a 4wd or AWD vehicle is required.
-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.