Position: Assistant Site Manager
Type: paid full-time, plus free housing
Organization: Camp Fircom Society
Location: Gambier Island, British Columbia
Housing: Private room and ability to live on-site for free (see below)
Camp Fircom is looking for individuals with the aptitude and drive to succeed as our Assistant Site Manager! This is a live on-site position and is suited for those looking to spend 5 days a week on Gambier Island, a 120 acre ocean-front property in the Howe Sound. Qualified applicants including those with partners/spouses are encouraged to apply and we are open to discussing work and living situations. Accommodations are also provided.
Our property is mixed use, functioning as a Summer Camp and Retreat Center. Individuals looking to apply would have an interest and experience working in facilities and maintenance. As an off-grid property our small but efficient site department manages everything from small repairs, power generation, volunteers, small design builds, systems monitoring and reporting. The scope of this position is broad and although a breadth of experience is preferred, applicants with the desire to learn more about facilities and maintenance are encouraged to apply.
Assistant Site Manager – 2019 Job Posting
The Assistant Site Manager position with Camp Fircom is ideally suited to the generalist who is keen to learn all aspects of off-grid Island living. This includes a wide range of repairs and maintenance in regards to electrical power generation, renewable power generation, landscape management, engine repair, auto repair, septic system, potable water filtration and building repair. In addition, an applicant with a specific expertise in these areas is desirable.
Working under the direction of the Site Manager, the Assistant Site Manager is responsible for the up-keep of Camp Fircom with general maintenance and day-to-day operation of all buildings, structures, land, and programming areas. The Assistant Site Manager also acts as an overlap staff in other departments of camp when needed depending on workload priorities.
Under all areas of work the Assistant Site Manager is to remain in communication with the Site Manager regarding to-do lists, project details, materials/supplies needed, and issues. They also must work as part of the management team to solve problems and enhance our guests experience at Camp Fircom.
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How to Apply
Please send resume and a short letter of interest to Matthew Young at:
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 7 2019 ID: 52996