REPORTS TO: Camp Warden
ABOUT CAMP OPEMIKON
Since 1938, Camp Opemikon has served the camping needs of more than half a million members of the Scouting community. The camp is owned and operated by Scouts Canada, Voyageur Council, and is one of the finest residential Scout camps in Canada.
This camp is located on the southern tip of the Canadian Shield on Christie Lake, 100 km southwest of Ottawa. This idyllic camp is located on more than 200 acres of rugged terrain, nestled among three pristine lakes, provides the perfect Scouting adventure away from busy roads and crowded cities.
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION
The Campground Maintenance Staff (4 positions) will work in teams to maintain and improve the condition of the property. These positions will support the Warden in general upkeep of the campground and buildings, and will conduct routine cleaning operations.
This position will reward the employee with a beautiful natural work environment and plenty of fresh air this summer. However, the position does require physical labour, including lifting and repetitive physical tasks. Operating basic landscaping machinery and the camp pickup truck will be required. Campground Maintenance Staff will be prepared to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
Maintenance Staff will be provided PPE and safety equipment, but they will be expected to supply their own CSA certified safety work boots, and work gloves.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Specific work experience is not required for this position, however considerations will be made for candidates with aptitudes or previous work experience in the following fields:
If you feel you would be a great addition to the Camp Opemikon Maintenance Staff team, please submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com by May 9th, 2021. Please understand that only individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Note: This is a Canada Summer Jobs Grant position and as such, requires all grant funded employees to fall between the ages of 16 and 30.