On the Land Camp Caretaker

Employer:
Carcross/Tagish First Nation
Location:
Carcross
PO BOX 130, Carcross, Yukon (Carcross, YT)
Duration:
Part time
Hours / week:
Not Specified
Wage / Salary:
Not Disclosed
Date posted:
Closing date:
Contact Info:
Human Resources

Description:

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting to the Property Manager, the On the Land Camp Caretaker is responsible for a wide variety of repair, maintenance, and janitorial functions for Government of Carcross / Tagish First Nation (GC/TFN) community buildings.

Among other duties, this will involve:
 

  • Greeting camp users and instructing them on camp use and where facilities are located;
  • General assistance to camp user’s enquiries;
  • Ability to perform basic yard and structure upkeep throughout Camp;
  • Ability to identify items in need of maintenance and / or repair;
  • Cleaning and disinfecting facilities;
  • Removing garbage to a central point for pick-up;
  • General cleanliness of camp grounds.

 
QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Previous maintenance and/or janitorial experience will be considered an asset;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Proven ability to work independently under a minimum of supervision;
  • Ability to safely operate all related cleaning equipment;
  • Ability to perform heavy cleaning duties as required;
  • Ability to foster trust and acceptance at the community level;
  • Willingness to learn traditional and cultural practices of GC/TFN as applicable within our governance setting;
  • Completion of Peacemaking Circle Training is encouraged and will be considered an asset.

 
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT 

  • Standard First Aid
  • WHIMIS
  • RCMP Criminal Record Check
  • Ability to work evenings and/or weekends as required
  • Boat operators’ license
  • Chainsaw operators ticket
  • Wilderness first-aid
Additional Information:
We encourage all qualified applicants to apply however preference will be given to Carcross/Tagish First Nation citizens on all competitions for C/TFN. We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Please Note: No compensation will be given for moving costs and applicants must be eligible to work in Canada. Job descriptions are available from GC/TFN Human Resource Department
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