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Summer Ranger (Adventureland)

Want to change the world? At Scouts Canada our Vision is “Canadian youth making a meaningful contribution to creating a better world.” We need passionate people who share our Mission to develop well rounded youth better prepared for success in the world.

For more than 100 years, Scouts Canada has brought a world of adventure, outdoor experience, friendship and fun to 17 million Canadian youth. We have reinvigorated our program to meet the changing demands of youth and are searching for a recent graduate who is looking to begin an exciting career in the Non-Profit sector to help us develop well-rounded youth better prepared for success in the world.

Do you think you have what it takes to become our next Summer Ranger? If you answered yes we want to hear from you!

Reports To: Maintenance Supervisor.

Work Time: 35 hours per week, June 10th- September 2nd

Our Summer Rangers will be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of camp sites, lodges, assisting with general repairs & infrastructure improvement under the guidance & direction of the Camp Rangers. Maintenance staff will also be asked to help facilitate safe & enjoyable visits for guests in a manner that meets COVID-19 safety controls in conjunction with the rest of our Summer Staff. For your safety and the safety of others, all Scouts Canada employees are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of employment (unless they have a valid exemption). Proof of vaccination status will be requested upon hire in addition to a clean Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening.

General Responsibilities

  1. Be an effective role model to campers & colleagues:
    • Living the vision, mission, & values of Scouts Canada.
    • Compliance with all rules, regulations, & property safety procedures.
    • Appropriate communication & interactions prior to, during, & after camp visits.
    • Maintaining a clean & safe work environment, & general behaviour throughout the employment period.
  2. Notify the Maintenance Supervisor of any concerns as they arise.
  3. Aid guests with following COVID-19 safety controls during their visit & facilitate safe check-in & check-out procedures while always acting in a safe manner in accordance with COVID-19 Health & Safety training.
  4. Performing routine maintenance duties such as (but not limited to) cleaning of buildings, washrooms, & program areas.
  5. Assist in providing maintenance services for buildings & campsites including (but not limited to) the care of all surfaces & service facilities; painting, basic carpentry, minor repairs, & other duties as reasonably assigned.
  6. Assist in outside maintenance of grounds, gardens, & parking lots, including grass-cutting, trimming, raking, & clearing brush, while always acting in a safe manner.
  7. Assist with the orderly & secure storage of equipment & tools.
  8. Promptly complete paperwork as requested.
  9. Other duties as required.

Qualifications

  1. Between 16-30 years of age.*
  2. Possesses Standard First Aid & CPR Certification.
  3. Basic carpentry skills & ability to operate hand tools; general knowledge of maintenance procedures.
  4. Capable of lifting up to 15kg (30lbs) safely & standing for extended periods of time.
  5. Completes Scouts Canada screening process including a clear Police Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening.
  6. Excellent organizational, communication, & time management skills.
  7. Demonstrated ability to follow instructions & meet assigned deadlines.
  8. Customer-service oriented.
  9. Proven ability to work both independently & in a team atmosphere.
  10. Must wear closed toed shoes & have a pair of steel-toed shoes/boots for use.

If this role excites you, we want to hear from you! Please take the time to tell us about yourself in a cover letter — we want to hear your story — your background, your accomplishments, and why this role is a good fit with your future career aspirations.

We want to learn about you! Please submit your application at https://forms.office.com/r/XWx8cAB98b.

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.

Scouts Canada thanks you for taking the time to consider this position.  Please understand that only individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Scouts Canada encourages applications from all qualified candidates and has a great record of accommodating persons with disabilities. Contact Human Resources at 613-224-5134 ex 252 if you need accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information on our accommodation policies.


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If this role excites you, we want to hear from you! Please take the time to tell us about yourself in a cover letter — we want to hear your story — your background, your accomplishments, and why this role is a good fit with your future career aspirations. We want to learn about you.

Please submit your application at https://forms.office.com/r/XWx8cAB98b.

 

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