3 May 2016

Full-Time Maintenance Worker

Young Life of Canada – RockRidge Canyon – Posted by Young Life of CanadaPrinceton, British Columbia, Canada

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Job Description

About RockRidge Canyon

RockRidge Canyon is a Young Life camping property set in a breathtaking mountain valley near Princeton, B.C., Canada.

At RockRidge Canyon, teenagers are treated to the resort-quality facilities for which Young Life has become known. Kids can get away from the pressures of everyday life, have fun with friends and their Young Life leaders, and hear the message of God’s love in terms they can understand. Young Life camping involves high adventure, lots of fun, great food and excellent speakers. Each year, more than 2,000 kids from across Canada and as far away as Europe or Asia, spend a week at RockRidge Canyon, having an experience that many describe as the best of their lives. From September through June, when not hosting Young Life camps, RockRidge Canyon rents its excess capacity, serving as a conference and retreat centre for businesses, churches, and schools.

To learn more about RockRidge Canyon – visit RockRidgeCanyon.ca. To learn more about Young Life – visit younglife.ca.

About the Job

Reporting to the Site & Facilities Manager, the Maintenance Worker performs minor building repairs and maintenance on all RockRidge Canyon buildings, equipment and grounds in a manner consistent with the quality standard of Young Life. Tasks include the efficient and safe operation of all tools and machinery both for you and anyone under your supervision.

This is a permanent, full-time position located in Princeton, BC, Canada.

For a copy of the job description, please contact careers@younglife.ca.

About You

You have a high school diploma and a minimum of three years recent related experience. A TQ (technically qualified) certificate in a trade or a building operator certificate is an asset.

You have a good knowledge of painting, dry-wall repair, and the basics of carpentry. You are able to inspect, assess, and determine repair requirements, and perform minor non-licensed repairs for heating, cooling, refrigeration, and ventilation, with skills in plumbing, and electrical systems. You are very familiar with building fire and safety regulations and procedures and have moderate familiarity with the building code requirements for repairs.

You are a self-starter committed to finishing the work at hand in a quality manner. You have good oral communication skills, and are a team player.

Individuals considering employment with RockRidge Canyon must be legally entitled to work in Canada, and subscribe to our Statement of Faith.

All employees of RockRidge Canyon may have unsupervised access to children. Therefore, the successful candidate must provide a current criminal record check that includes a vulnerable sector search, as a condition of employment.

All employees of RockRidge Canyon must be able to work a flexible schedule according to seasonal operating requirements

You have a valid Class 5 driver license. A clean Driver’s Abstract is required. WHIMS training an asset. Standard (Level I) First Aid certification an asset.

How to Apply

We provide salary commensurate with your education and experience, group health and dental benefits, including an RRSP program, and support for professional development. On site housing is available for rent at a very reasonable rate. If you have questions about this posting, please contact Pete Van Genne, Site and Facilities Manager, at 604 881 6023, ext. 4107. Please email your application package to petevangenne@younglife.ca , with “Maintenance Worker” in the subject line. Please indicate in your cover letter how you learned of this opportunity. We will start interviews for this position immediately, but will continue to accept applications if the position remains open. Thank you for your interest in working with Young Life!

Job Categories: camp work. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: B.C..

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