• Red Cariboo Resort Ltd.
  • Professional
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 23302 Chilcotin-Bella Coola Hwy 20 Anahim Lake
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: No
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on August 16, 2023

Job Description

The Red Cariboo Resort has a position as a mechanic/janitor available from fall 2023 on.
We are looking for a trained mechanic (or equivalent) who is also willing to do other things.

We are advertising this position for young people (up to the age of 35) who have the ability to obtain a Visa under the International Experience Canada (IEC) program or have another valid work visa for Canada. Please check if that applies to you.

Job description
– Maintenance and repair of generators and other stationary equipment with ICE’s.
– Perform on-site servicing, and maintenance of all vehicles (cars, trucks, quads, etc.) and other heavy machinery on site (excavator, grader, farm tractor, etc.).
– Care of the septic system and the sanitary facilities
– General janitorial work such as cleaning, painting, gardening, waste disposal, etc.
– Troubleshoot, check, and repair electric, mechanical, and electro-mechanical equipment and systems like motors, wirings, connections, bearings, shafts, and gears.
– Replace electric, mechanical, and electro-mechanical components like motors, control units, pumps, and piping.
– Test and repair or replace faulty wiring or components in electric, mechanical, and electro-mechanical equipment.
– Test repaired equipment to ensure proper performance.
– Install electrical wirings, pull wire through conduits and through holes in walls and floors.
– Sawing and stacking firewood, keeping stoves running.

The resort is located on the Chilcotin Plateau, just outside of Anahim Lake, right on the Dean River. Having your own car is highly recommended, as there are no buses/trains here and the nearest major city is 320km away.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Additional Skills and Interests:
– Completion of a one- or two-year program in an electro/mechanical field is required.
– Willing to work and (if necessary) move to a rural area in the beautiful West Chilcotin
– A minimum of 1 year of related work experience is required.
– Ability to work efficiently and effectively in an evolving and rural environment.
– Communicate in English and in German (as an asset)
– Detail-oriented and hard-working, Critical thinking, Problem-solving, decision making, Job task planning and self-organizing, significant use of memory.

If you have any questions or would like to have some more information, do not hesitate to contact us any time:



Other Perks/Benefits

Employment Details and Benefits: - Full-time employment - 40h/week, weekend work may appear. - Anticipated Start Date: September 2023 - Duration: Permanent - Salary: $20/hr plus 4% vacation pay. It is very important to know that your costs of living are much lower in our remote area compared to living in a city like Vancouver or an area with much more infrastructure. All these points make it attractive to get keep your savings as well as you get lots of benefits too like our beautiful nature. After your shifts or during your weekends you have time to do a lot of sightseeing, hiking, relax at the lake, go fishing in the canoe or you can ride one of our horses after consultation with our horse trainer. Access to surrounding nature and trails such as to the famous Chilcotin Rainbows Mountains. Everything is possible out here! During the wintertime, you can go ice fishing, cross country skiing, and there is even a small ski hill close by. Not to forget our staff events, such as our popular pizza party! Having the time of your life is guaranteed! Staff accommodations are available, pets are welcome. The rental costs vary depending on the accommodation (CAD 150 - 350 per month). Please keep in mind that we are located in a remote region, Anahim Lake, BC. Take a look at the map and bear that in mind when applying. The nearest town is Williams Lake which is about 320 km away from here. There is limited WIFI at the resort and no cell service. If you feel like you are suitable for this job and would like to work in almost untouched nature, where elk and grizzly bears are around, then we look forward to receiving your application by email.

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