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Columbia Icefield, Grounds/Recycling & Staff Residence Facilities Worker $17.50/hr

June 24 2020
Industries Accomodations, Food services
Categories Cleaning, Housekeeping, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hôtel, Maintenance
Jasper, AB

We wake every day to greet glaciers, mountain peaks and turquoise lakes. At Pursuit, we live the dream. We’re united by an intrinsic love of exploring that can’t be confined by physical borders. Together, Pursuit team members and guests create inspiring memories they’ll share with their friends and families for years to come. It’s all about sharing our amazing destinations.

We have gathered a collection of adventure travel experiences, each of them thoughtfully united by their power to inspire and invigorate. As a brand, Pursuit weaves elements of wonder and amazement across our range of awe-inspiring experiences.

  • Our Vision is to be the world’s leading provider of experiential adventure travel.
  • Our Mission is to connect guests and staff to iconic places through unforgettable, inspiring experiences.

As a grounds/recycling & staff residence facilities worker, you will help to create an unforgettable experience that exceeds the expectations of our guests by ensuring a consistently clean and well maintained facility. Facility worker should take pride in maintaining a clean, welcoming environment while keeping an eye out for safety. Columbia Icefield team members should always strive to represent the team in a positive manner with a guest first attitude.

This is a multi-faceted position and can include any, or all, of the following:

  • Responsible for daily upkeep of the staff residence building, common room, parking lot, fire pit and surrounding grounds, which includes cleaning and removing of trash and hazards
  • Maintain outdoor walkways and common room deck; including snow removal, removing hazards/garbage and spreading salt-mix on to prevent ice buildup
  • Keeping the hallways and fire exits of the Staff Residence building clear of obstructions (examples: shoes, bikes, equipment etc)
  • Vacuuming and washing the floors of the Staff Residence hallways and stairwells, laundry and gym
  • Ensuring that fire safety equipment at Staff Residence is in-date, clearly marked and accessible (clear of hazards).
  • Inspect the areas throughout the building regularly and reporting maintenance work orders to the Building maintenance team .
  • Grounds/outdoor facilities
  • Maintaining the grounds at the icefield operations to expected cleanliness and guest use including;
    • Trash pick up
    • Maintaining garbage receptacles
    • Outdoor Washrooms are tidy and stocked (GSW and Transfer bays)
    • Grounds and walkways look clean and tidy
    • All access area are clearly marked, and maintained to be free of hazards
    • Supporting any spill clean ups as required (Staff camp, ice, transfer bays, center, Skywalk)
    • Any safety/maintenance issues reported to the Safety Services Coordinator
  • Recycling
    • Responsible for sorting and bundling all cardboard
    • Sorting and preparing all recycling (staff camp and center)
    • Transporting all recycling to according recycling centers in Jasper (weekly)
  • Responsible for maintaining the required property uniform and ensuring a professional appearance and attitude at all times.
  • Other duties, as assigned by the Senior Maintenance Manager.

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Organization and time management skills are a must, but a passion for making a difference for each guest and employee is the most important aspect of this position!
  • Class 5 driver’s license (unrestricted), required
  • Mature, energetic, dependable and self-motivated
  • Ability to lift loads of up to 50 pounds as necessary
  • Ability to complete assignments with minimal supervision
  • Internally motivated with a consistently high level of energy
  • Ability to take initiative and follow through on tasks needing attention
  • High attention to detail
  • Experience in a custodial role an asset
  • Tourism or hospitality industry experience an asset
  • Enjoy working with a team in a busy, fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable working on your feet for extended periods of time in both an indoor and outdoor environment.
  • Prepared for all season weather (Snow, Rain, Wind, Hail)
  • Meet the Organization grooming and appearance standards
  • To honor our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check
  • Standard First-Aid or higher an asset

Thank you for your interest in working with us, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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