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Summer Ranger (Camp Samac)

REPORTS TO: Camp Warden

WORK TIME: Due to the ongoing impacts of COVID-19, our Properties Operations team is working to determine a reopening date for our 2022 summer program. This position is anticipated to begin on-site between June 27th – July 11th and will work full-time hours (35 hours per week) until September 2nd, 2022. Further information regarding mandatory training dates & the official start date will be confirmed in the onboarding process.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Our Summer Rangers will be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of camp sites, assisting with general repairs & infrastructure improvement under the guidance & direction of the Camp Warden. The Summer Rangers will assist with any special projects in relation to the re-opening of Camp Samac Summer Camp and the property at large.

DUTIES & 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. Assist the Camp Warden in maintaining facilities to meet Scouts Canada & legislated health & safety standards.
  3. Performing routine maintenance duties such as (but not limited to): cleaning of buildings, washrooms, & program areas.
  4. 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.
  5. Assist in outside maintenance of grounds, gardens, & parking lots, including grass-cutting, trimming, raking, and/or clearing brush, while always acting in a safe manner.
  6. Assist with the orderly & secure storage of equipment & tools, ensuring all equipment & materials are cleaned & operating at the highest standards possible.
  7. Other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

  1. Between 16-30 years of age.*

Note: These positions may be funded by a federal wage subsidy program. Only applicants 30 & under qualify for this subsidy.

  1. Possesses Standard First Aid & CPR (Level C) Certification.
  2. Basic carpentry skills & ability to operate hand tools; general knowledge of maintenance procedures.
  3. Capable of lifting up to 15kg (30lbs) safely & standing for extended periods of time.
  4. Excellent communication & time management skills.
  5. Willingness to work non-traditional hours, including early mornings, late evenings, and/or weekends as scheduled.
  6. Proven ability to work both independently & in a team atmosphere.
  7. Must wear closed toed shoes & have a pair of steel-toed shoes/boots for use.
  8. Completes Scouts Canada screening process including a clear Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening.

For your safety & 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). Declaration of vaccination status will be requested upon hire in addition to a clean Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening. Individuals requesting an exemption can do so by notifying the hiring manager.

If you think you will make a great addition to the team, please email your resume & cover letter to the Camp Warden directly (kevin.anyan@scouts.ca). 

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

 

Ready to Apply!

If you think you will make a great addition to the team, please email your resume & cover letter to the Camp Warden directly (kevin.anyan@scouts.ca).