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Now hiring for the following summer employment positions:

More Information Housing Coordinator
More Information Mechanical Services Helper
More Information Front desk Attendant - The Great Divide Lodge
More Information Gas Station Attendant - The Great Divide Lodge
More Information Housekeeper - The Great Divide Lodge
More Information Server - The Great Divide Lodge
More Information Cook - The Great Divide Lodge
More Information Experience Lake Louise Booking Agent
More Information Houseperson/Laundry Personnel


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Housing Coordinator - posted May 3rd 2015

Position:                                Housing Coordinator

Employment Status:           Seasonal Full-time – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            May 1st, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $12.58 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the Housing Manager, the ideal candidate enjoys working with people and has excellent organization and multi-tasking skills.

The main responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Receive and process all Housing Applications and follow up with applicants in a timely manner
  • Check in residents and review all material - explain Tenancy Agreement, provide information on site and facilities, take damage deposit payment, provide keys
  • Process payments, accurately record check in dates, transfers, and rental rates for Payroll
  • Monitor and update the Housing database on a continual basis, attention to detail is required
  • Checking emails daily, responding in a timely fashion, and forwarding emails to the appropriate individuals as required
  • Assist residents with questions and provide assistance 
  • Excellent communication and tenant relations skills, the ability to be impartial and professional when dealing with tenants
  • Provide effective and fair resolutions to tenants and communicate with Housing Management when dealing with difficult situations
  • Weekly residential inspections to ensure cleanliness and upkeep of units, record any maintenance issues
  • Effective communication with Housing Maintenance regarding any maintenance issues, prioritizing issues which must be dealt with immediately, following up to ensure maintenance has been completed
  • Continuous communication with Housing Management regarding daily operations
  • Daily cash balancing, data entry, processing payments for gym memberships and Wi-Fi internet purchases
  • Daily errands including driving to the ski hill to drop off cash outs, pick up supplies from the Parts department as required, drop off laundry, pick up mail, etc.
  • This positions works 10 hour shifts, 4 days on, 3 days off per week
  • Valid drivers license and clean driving abstract required
  • Complete other tasks as assigned, including assisting other sub departments of Housing
  • A police background check, from your home country or province, will be required upon commencement of employment

 

The Lake Louise Ski Area offers industry competitive compensation and benefits in a great working environment. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  If you are interested in this challenge, please fax or email your resume with cover letter to:

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-2130

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Mechanical Services Helper - posted April 29th 2015

Position:                                Summer Mechanical Services Helper

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            June 1st, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $11.15 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the Mechanical Services Supervisor, the helper will assist with the day to day maintenance requirements of the department.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with lift operations
  • Maintain ski lifts and snowmaking equipment

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Mechanically minded and able to work at heights
  • Must be in good physical condition and able to carry up to 70lbs
  • Ability to follow and uphold all Health and Safety Standards
  • Able to respond quickly in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Self motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm

Work Schedule:

4 days on/3 days off

7am – 5:30pm

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform as described at time of interview

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Front desk Attendant - The Great Divide Lodge - posted April 13th 2015

 

Position:                                Front desk Attendant- The Great Divide Lodge

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Subsidized shared accommodation is provided

Employment Date:              June 15th, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $11.25 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the Front Desk Supervisor or Duty Manager,the successful candidate must be able to perform all front desk related functions, display confidence and capability when using RoomMaster and provide exceptional customer service with each guest interaction. There is an opportunity to continue employment for the following season if successful.

Job Location:

The position is based at the Great Divide Lodge, which is a guest hotel, located at the summit of the famous Kicking Horse Pass in Yoho National Park. The 50 room hotel and hostel style accommodation overlooks the Canadian Rockies and Wapta Lake. More information regarding the Lodge can be found on our website - http://thegreatdividelodge.com/.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform check-in/check-out procedures in an efficient and timely manner
  • Provide quotes for room rates and up sell where possible
  • Make reservations and liaise with third party booking agents
  • Ensure positive guest experience through interaction & satisfaction and resolve guest issues within scope of authority
  • Regularly communicate with Front Desk Supervisor to ensure the overall success of the department
  • Respond to telephone, e-mail, and in-person inquiries from customers
  • Concierge duties as required 
  • Organize, maintain, and coordinate office records and files in their proper locations.
  • Keep an inventory of rooms reservations and room assignments
  • Verify correct room charges and collect payment
  • Ensure all cash is balanced and accounted for at the beginning and end of each shift.

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude coupled with friendly polite service
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion
  • Must be able to work night shifts
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • 1-2 years experience using the booking system RoomMaster is preferred
  • Posses a strong working knowledge of the hospitality industry
  • Cash handing experience is preferred
  • Switchboard experience an asset
  • Strong, professional phone manner

Work Schedule:

6am-4pm – 2 days/week

4pm-2am – 2 days/week

4 days on/3 days off 

Dress Code:

Business Casual Attire – Black pants or skirt with dark stockings and a black long or short sleeve blouse or shirt. Neat and professional appearance is essential.

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Gas Station Attendant - The Great Divide Lodge - posted April 13th 2015

Position:                                Gas Station Attendant- The Great Divide Lodge

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Subsidized shared accommodation is provided

Employment Date:              June 18th, 2015   

Rate of Pay:                          $10.25 / hour

 

Job Description:

Reporting to the Duty Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the sale of fuel and other automotive products, as well as all in-store merchandise.There is an opportunity to continue employment for the following season if successful.

 

Job Location:

The position is based at the Great Divide Lodge, which is a guest hotel, located at the summit of the famous Kicking Horse Pass in Yoho National Park. The 50 room hotel and hostel style accommodation overlooks the Canadian Rockies and Wapta Lake. More information regarding the Lodge can be found on our website - http://thegreatdividelodge.com/.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Refuel vehicles
  • Perform minor service and maintenance such as washing the windshield, checking air pressure, and replacing parts such as windshield-wiper blades
  • Receive payment from customers & issue receipts, refunds, or change due to customers.
  • Perform minor property maintenance duties such as sweeping service station lot, scrubbing service bays and cleaning of retail space and washrooms
  • Answer customers' questions
  • Provide accurate directions where possible
  • Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change
  • Greet customers entering establishments
  • Resolve customer complaints
  • Stock shelves, and mark prices on shelves and items.
  • Change fuel prices on signage
  • Monitor and record daily pump readings and dip checks of fuel tanks

 

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude coupled with friendly polite service
  • Professional appearance and manners
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures
  • Complete other tasks as assigned
  • A three month probationary period applies
  • A police background check, from your home country or province, will be required upon commencement of employment
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion
  • Customer service and/or retail experience preferred
  • Able to work with minimal supervision

 

Work Schedule:

Sunday – Thursday 8:00am-6:00pm

Friday – Saturday 10:00am – 10:00pm

4 days on/3 days off

 

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt provided at cost, black pants and comfortable shoes in accordance with appearance policy

A bright orange safety vest will be provided

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Housekeeper - The Great Divide Lodge - posted April 13th 2015

Position:                                Housekeeper- The Great Divide Lodge

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Subsidized shared accommodation is provided

Employment Period:          June 15th, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $11.25 / hour

 

Job Description:

Reporting to the Housekeeping supervisor or duty manager, the successful candidate must be able to handle all housekeeping duties with diligence and ensure that all rooms are kept stocked, clean and tidy at all times.This position will be responsible for cleaning guest rooms, common areas and public washrooms located throughout the lodge. There is an opportunity to continue employment for the following season if successful.

 

Job Location:

The position is based at the Great Divide Lodge, which is a guest hotel, located at the summit of the famous Kicking Horse Pass in Yoho National Park. The 50 room hotel and hostel style accommodation overlooks the Canadian Rockies and Wapta Lake. More information regarding the Lodge can be found on our website - http://thegreatdividelodge.com/.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all bedrooms, common areas and public washrooms are serviced and cleaned daily by performing general housekeeping duties including; dusting, vacuuming, changing linens and emptying garbage and recycling etc.
  • Liaise with Duty Manager or Housekeeping Supervisor, and notify them of areas in need of attention pertaining to repairs and maintenance.
  • Reporting damage, theft and articles found.
  • Ensure cleaning supplies are well stocked, and storage areas are kept clean and tidy.

 

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude coupled with friendly polite service
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
  • Previous housekeeping experience an asset
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures
  • A three month probationary period applies
  • A police background check, from your home country or province, will be required upon commencement of employment

 

Work Schedule:

8:30am-4:30pm

5 days on/2 days off

 

Dress Code:

Housekeepers will be provided with the Lake Louise polo shirts and will need to provide their own black pants or long shorts. 

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Server - The Great Divide Lodge - posted April 13th 2015

Position:                           Server- The Great Divide Lodge

Employment Status:     Full Time Seasonal – Subsidized shared accommodation is provided

Employment Date:         Mid to late June

Rate of Pay:                     $10.25 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the bar supervisor, the successful candidate will provide friendly, efficient and professional table service to lodge guests. There is an opportunity to continue employment for the following season if successful.

Job Location:

The position is based at the Great Divide Lodge, which is a guest hotel, located at the summit of the famous Kicking Horse Pass in Yoho National Park. The 50 room hotel and hostel style accommodation overlooks the Canadian Rockies and Wapta Lake. More information regarding the Lodge can be found on our website - http://thegreatdividelodge.com/.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide friendly, efficient & professional table service to our guests
  • Ensure a positive guest experience through interaction & satisfaction
  • Menu knowledge including beer, wine, spirits & food
  • Ensure cleanliness & maintenance of all outlet areas at all times
  • Regularly communicate with your peers & supervisor to ensure the overall success of the outlet
  • Communicate any dietary requests and/or allergies with all kitchen staff

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of experience using the Maitre’D system is an asset
  • Positive attitude coupled with friendly polite service
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion
  • Punctuality and reliability is essential
  • Have a working knowledge of B.C. Liquor Control Board regulations concerning the service of alcohol
  • Serving It Right certification –must be obtained within 30 days of commencing employment.
  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • Must be able to work night shifts
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Should have a working knowledge of the hospitality industry

Work Schedule:

11am - 3pm

4pm – late (possibly 2am)

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Business Casual Attire – Black pants or skirt with dark stockings and a black long or short sleeve blouse or shirt. Neat and professional appearance is essential.

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Cook - The Great Divide Lodge - posted April 12th 2015

Position:                                Cook- The Great Divide Lodge

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            Early April – October (Option to extend for the right candidate)

Rate of Pay:                          $14.00/hr  

Job Description:

Reporting to the Lodge Manager, the Cook will be responsible in the overall management and success of the kitchen. The successful candidate must be able to offer guests high quality service with professionalism and enthusiasm.

The position is based at the Great Divide Lodge, which is a guest hotel, located at the summit of the famous Kicking Horse Pass in Yoho National Park. The accommodation overlooks the Canadian Rockies and Wapta Lake. More information regarding the Lodge can be found on our website - http://thegreatdividelodge.com/.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ability to supervise employees, including organizing, training, and scheduling work assignments
  • Ensure positive guest experience through interaction & satisfaction
  • Prepare & cook food in accordance with established recipes
  • Responsible for maintaining specified inventory levels
  • Stock ordering when required
  • Assist with menu design, creation & implementation
  • Maintain Health and Safety records
  • Maintain high quality control standards for food product & services
  • Be reactive to any special dietary needs as requested
  • Communicate regularly with the Lodge Manager to ensure the overall success of the establishment
  • Be readily available at all times to deal with problems or complaints.
  • Ensure cleanliness & maintenance of work area & equipment at all times

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Ability to lead, direct & motivate
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in adiverse working environment.
  • Highly organized & detail oriented
  • A minimum 3-4 years of cooking and kitchen experience is required
  • Possess strong knowledge of food safety
  • Strong leadership & problem solving skills
  • Experience running a professional kitchen an asset

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Experience Lake Louise Booking Agent - posted April 12th 2015

Position:                                Experience Lake Louise Booking Agent

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Employment Period:          May 1, 2015  – October 15, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $11.50 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the Experience Lake Louise Store Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing professional and efficient service to our guests regarding ticket sales and general information about the resort and surrounding area.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ticket selling (including cash/debit/credit transactions and cash out procedures)
  • Retail selling (including cash/debit/credit transactions and cash out procedures)
  • Accommodation & Activity booking – working between customers and 3rd party vendors to book excursions and accommodations
  • Telephones - includes operating the main resort switchboard, radio/fax/email communications for Experience Lake Louise in relation to ski resort sales and 3rd party bookings
  • Cleaning of all Experience Lake Louise areas

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Dealing in a professional manner with customer enquiries, complaints and comments
  • Continued commitment to high standards of service, exceeding Customer expectations and leading by example
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Ability to analyze and interpret the needs of guests and offer the appropriate options, solutions, and resolutions required
  • Able to respond quickly in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Word & Excel, Outlook and Internet
  • Previous customer service experience an asset
  • Strong knowledge of the Lake Louise Resort and surrounding area an asset
  • Cash handling experience preferred
  • Switchboard experience an asset
  • Strong, professional phone manner

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt provided at cost, black pants and comfortable shoes in accordance with appearance policy

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Houseperson/Laundry Personnel - posted April 12th 2015

Position:                                Houseperson / Laundry Personnel

Employment Status:           Seasonal Full-time – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            May 1st, 2015

Rate of Pay:                          $11.28 / hour

Job Description:

Reporting to the Housing Supervisor, the successful candidate will assist the housing coordinators in creating a positive living environment for staff.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for delivering and picking up internal and external mail at the Ski Hill and Post Office and running any additional errands
  • Deliver any messages or memos to residents
  • Opening laundry rooms at the appropriate times
  • Ensuring that all linens, uniforms and articles are washed, dried, ironed, steamed and dry cleaned in a high standard to meet both LLSR and guest expectations
  • Record damaged or improperly laundered linens, uniforms and articles
  • Report maintenance problems to the appropriate department
  • Garbage Removal, snow removal, salting and gravelling pathways as needed
  • Responsible for general cleaning and maintenance inside and outside of building.
  • Cleaning units and moving furniture when needed
  • Clean and organize housekeeping rooms and supplies
  • Maintaining storage and lost and found rooms
  • Provide assistance and or information to employees and the general public

Job Requirements/Qualification:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Excellent conflict resolution and crisis intervention skills
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s licence (or international equivalent) with clean driving record (abstract/traffic history report must be provided before commencement of employment)
  • Ability to balance the needs of, staff, maintenance, tenants, and outside interests
  • Energetic and self –motivated with a willingness to learn new skills

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