Maintenance Associate

  • Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing
  • Professional
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 1 Tyaughton Lake Road Goldbridge, Goldbridge
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: No
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on January 8, 2024

Job Description

Work for one of Canada’s most unique destinations and check off a bucket list job. Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing is a full service wilderness lodge. We guide our guests through unparalleled winter and summer experiences. Immerse into a world class lodging experience and outdoor adventures, exploring seasonal or long-term employment opportunities with a family size company highly committed to putting its employees first. Join a team of professional individuals with a passion for providing exceptional guest experiences and an enthusiasm for outdoor recreation.

As a Maintenance Associate at Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing you will work in a small and dedicated maintenance team to maintain and improve all guest and staff areas of the resort and its grounds, including the main lodge, our campground, guest chalets, and staff accommodation, while providing exemplary customer service to our guests. The responsibilities and duties of a Maintenance Attendant include but are not limited.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Complete daily, weekly and monthly checklists and maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures
Assist with handling all engineering aspects of a full-service hotel facility including but not limited to plumbing, carpentry, electrical, engineering, TV/radio, hot tub treatment, painting/wallpaper, septic system.
Assist with the on-going maintenance of the physical plant and ensure the highest standards of quality are maintained
Work towards continuous improvement and quality in all areas
Maintains safe work practices and the use of environmentally sound practices
Preventative maintenance of all areas
Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required
Complete all tasks in a timely manner within a multifunctional team environment
Assists with minor and major repairs of all buildings and building equipment (repairs are performed under the supervision of licensed maintenance workers.)
Performs outside custodial duties such as garbage and recycling removal, mowing lawns, sweeping, etc.
Assists with preventive maintenance procedures on building mechanical equipment and shop equipment on a scheduled basis such as:
inspection of belts
checking of fluid levels
replacing of filters
greasing of bearings and seals
repairing or replacing of broken parts
Cleaning and inspecting boilers
treating water with proper chemicals
Maintain a high level of professionalism, providing exceptional guest service at all points of contact
Effectively resolve guest complaints ensuring the guests’ needs are exceeded
Season opening and shutdown duties
Snow removal
Moving of furniture

High school diploma
Engineering degree and/or a certified ticket in Power Engineering, Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry, etc. is a strong asset
Valid driver’s license with an excellent record of driving, class 4 rivers license preferred
Bobcat/ skid steer experience
Experience with trailer towing
Awareness of environmentally sound practices, and commitment to this area.
Must possess excellent communications, interpersonal, organizational and customer service skills and be a team player
A passion for guest service and the proven ability for consistently anticipating guest needs
Good physical condition, as position is physically demanding
Computer skills
Operate power hand tools safely
Mechanical knowledge of motorized equipment gas and diesel
Knowledge of Propane appliances
Propane tank filling Certificate
Cleaning skills Campground Outhouses ,Showers
Hot tub chemical balancing
Septic treatment plant testing and recording and maintenance
Will be required to be on your feet for extended periods of time

Will be required to be on your feet for extended periods of time
May be required to lift heavy objects, bend and reach


Starting at $22

Other Perks/Benefits

Deeply subsidised, modern shared townhouse-style accommodation. Don’t pay a premium for your cost of living. Three complimentary meals per day. Employee use of spa facilities, full gym and yoga studio. Free use of sports equipment: skates, x-country skis, snowshoes, and watercrafts during summer. Discounts in our dining room, on branded outdoor clothing and other gift shop items. Opportunities to go heliskiing, helicopter sightseeing, staff events. Be part of a fun and welcoming diverse team from all over the world. Put money aside for your travel plans and at the same time experience the amazing Canadian wilderness.

Job Application Process

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