Overlander Mountain Lodge Maintenance Manager Caretaker

Overlander Mountain Lodge
Jasper, AB
$60,000 a year - Full-time

Urgently hiring
- Responsible for managing the maintenance/engineering department including selecting, training, and overseeing the staff which maintains the physical operation of the hotel including building structure, fixtures, refrigeration, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, water treatment, electrical systems and grounds.

-Support the mission of a safe, secure and comfortable guest environment from a physical plant perspective, as well as a positive guest and employee experience.

-Daily walk through of hotel grounds -- getting out and inspecting the areas you are responsible for and training or retraining the team when things don't meet expectations. You understand that protecting the asset for owners as well as guests and coworkers is a priority so overseeing the maintenance, service and repair of the hotel and its equipment is a priority you take seriously.

-Help create an environment that's engaging and one where talented people want to join, learn, do their best, and advance.

-This role requires at least three years of progressive experience in a related field with previous supervisory experience required and customer service and hotel experience preferred. At least three years of practical experience in one or more of the technical trades (HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, electrical) is also strongly preferred, as is any license the property may require.

-Previous experience with budgeting is helpful as well as a good working knowledge of the various Microsoft software programs utilized at the hotel. The ability to work with the various tools utilized in the department is also key.

-To be successful in this role, you must be able to read, write, and verbally communicate effectively and professionally in English with associates, guests, and hotel management. Physical requirements include the ability to perform heavy work - exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 50 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.

-The role also requires the ability to stand for long periods of time and walk long distances as well as the ability to bend, stretch, twist or reach with your body and arms and ability to work under variable temperatures and noise levels. You must have near vision - the ability to see details at close range and must be able to climb stairs and descend stairs in a timely fashion without fatigue as well as the ability to move quickly and agilely if a situation requiring quick assistance arises.

-Long work hours are sometimes required. Work will be under variable temperature conditions and noise levels and will be both outdoors and indoors (including potentially on roofs). Work will also be around chemicals, fumes and/or odor hazards as well as around dust and/or mite hazards.

Maintain hotel grounds including snow removal, lawn mowing and lot clean ups
Performs other duties as assigned
Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
A valid Class 5 driver’s license
Operate vehicles and powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow blowers, chain saws, electric clippers, sod cutters, and pruning saws.
Shovel snow from walks, driveways, or parking lots and spread salt in those areas.
Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flower beds, walks, or walls.
Use hand tools, such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, saws, hedge or brush trimmers, or axes.
Prune or trim trees, shrubs, or hedges, using shears, pruners, or chain saws.
Gather and remove litter.
Maintain or repair tools, equipment, or structures, such as buildings, greenhouses, fences, or benches, using hand or power tools.
Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
Maintain irrigation systems, including winterizing the systems and starting them up in spring.
Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, fountains, planters, burial sites, or other grounds features.
Care for natural turf fields, making sure the underlying soil has the required composition to allow proper drainage and to support the grasses used on the fields.
Use irrigation methods to adjust the amount of water consumption and to prevent waste.
plan landscaping designs to determine where to lay sod, sow grass, or plant flowers or foliage.
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 per year