Maintenance Supervisor - Summer 2021 Job in Tahsis for True Key Hotels & Resorts |

Maintenance Supervisor - Summer 2021

January 12 2021
Industries Accomodations, Food services
Categories Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Maintenance, Service, Supervision, Surveillance, Technical services, Maintenance, Trades, Technicians, Construction, Trades, Technicians, Construction, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Tahsis, BC

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True Key Hotels & Resorts proudly manages Nootka Marine Adventures at Newton Cove Resort, located in Espinosa Inlet near the Pacific entrance to Esperanza Inlet. Providing some of the easiest access to the region’s best fishing, this is an all-inclusive floating luxury resort that also provides full fish processing so your catch stays fresh.

True Key Hotels & Resorts provides competitive employment packages for its team members, including health benefits, competitive wages, education allowance, employee discount programs, on the job training and opportunities for advancement.

This position is available at Newton Cove Resort, with an expected start of May 1, 2021.

This position requires a well rounded person with a background and aptitude in general/auto mechanics and maintenance who possesses the ability to adapt and prioritize in an ever changing fast paced environment. The candidate must be able to direct and supervise a crew and help less experienced employees complete daily tasks as well as work alone around the resort. Experience with diesel generators, treated septic system and UV water purification systems is required. Being located so close to the salt water, our equipment (weed whackers, water pumps, small engines, etc.) need servicing and upkeep and this person would help fix and maintain these various tools and equipment as well as monitor their condition.

Requirements for Live-In Fishing Resort Maintenance Supervisor
(Includes but not limited to):


  • 4 years experience in related field
  • Valid class 5 driver's license and clean driver’s abstract
  • SVOP and boating experience is an asset
  • Water safe and First Aid courses are an asset
  • Propane Tank Filling Certification not required but an asset.
  • WHMIS Certification


  • Very mechanically inclined, including auto, boat and small motors.
  • Experience running and repairing problems with diesel generators, treated septic system and UV water purification systems.
  • General Handyman experience.
  • Ability to perform and follow through with repairs
  • Effective communication, supervision and delegation skills with individuals at all levels, including vendors.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment and construction materials.
  • Ability to communicate problems to technicians off site and facilitate repairs remotely.
  • Ability to walk, stand and crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs repeatedly through a day.
  • Dedication to the guest’s experience and resort cleanliness.
  • Assist all resort departments and liaise with managers as needed.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Willing to live and work remotely.


  • Assist maintenance manager in daily tasks.
  • Supervise, delegate, assist and lead maintenance workers in daily tasks .
  • Ensure the safety of guests and crew.
  • Transport crew and equipment to sister resorts, assist in repairs when necessary.
  • Daily record taking of diesel generators, treated septic system and UV water purification systems.
  • Trouble shooting and repairing problems with diesel generators, treated septic system and UV water purification systems.
  • Ongoing pest control around resort.
  • Ensure landscaping and grounds keeping maintained continuously .
  • Resort repairs and General “handyman” duties (Boardwalks, railing, doors, locks, vehicles, painting etc.).
  • Handle oils, fuels, solvents and chemicals in a safe manner that is consistent with environmental regulations and best practices.
  • Move heavy furniture, equipment and supplies.
  • Ensure that security and safety measures are in place in the establishment.
  • Immediately report any incidents that result in property damage or personal injury to staff and/or guests.
  • Follow WHMIS training when handling hazardous materials; ensure staff adhering to WHMIS training.
  • Launching boats for guests or lodge using truck or tractor.
  • Inventory and documentation of resort property.
  • Check, maintain and refill propane and fuel as needed.
  • Keep all areas of the lodge clean, tidy and free of hazards.
  • Perform emergency duties as required within the scope of your training.
  • Participate in crew safety meetings.
  • Adhere to health & safety standards.
  • Ensure safety and confidentiality of our owners, guests and employees.

Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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