Gatehouse Attendant – Cultus Lake

Title: Gatehouse Attendant – Cultus Lake

Reports to: Park Manager

 

Summary of Responsibilities:   

Sea to Sky Parks is currently hiring for full time seasonal gatehouse attendants to join our team working at Cultus Lake Provincial Park. Positions will commence May 2021 and run until October 2021. Gatehouse attendants are responsible for welcoming visitors to the park, providing information to guests, dealing with enquiries and collecting fees, while fulfilling Sea to Sky Park Services contractual agreements within the Park Use Permit.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Compliance with all Sea to Sky Park Services policies and procedures
  • Ensure a safe, clean and sanitary environment in all operating areas
  • The safe use of all required equipment
  • Collection and reporting – to follow proper cash handling and record keeping procedures
  • The sale of firewood and ice
  • Maintain a high level of communication between co-workers and the park manager
  • Maintain a safe and positive work environment
  • Provide information to park visitors and ensure they have the best experience possible
  • Other related duties as required

 

Skills & Abilities:

  • Cash handling experience
  • Ability to keep organized and detailed records regarding park usage, park incidents, etc.
  • Strong public relations and guest service skills required
  • Strong interpersonal skills to establish good working relationships with managers, supervisors and co-workers
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a high-volume environment
  • Resourceful and able to work independently
  • Knowledge of the Park Act
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must be able to walk up to 5km per day
  • Ability to work late evening shifts
  • Calm with the ability to respond to situations in a professional manner

 

Qualifications:

  • Completed or Enrolled in an undergraduate degree or technical diploma in natural resource management, outdoor recreation or a related field an asset, but not essential
  • WHMIS / Occupational Safety knowledge or certification an asset, but not essential
  • Valid Occupational First Aid Level 1 (course available through Sea to Sky Parks)
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Valid BC Driver’s License & Abstract required (work truck is provided during shift)

 

Terms and Conditions:

Seasonal hourly paid position
Uniform Provided
Must be willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays as required – hours of work will vary
Own vehicle is required to travel to and from the park

To apply for this position please submit a resume and cover letter to ckirkham@mtseymour.ca indicating that you are applying for the Park Patrol position in Cultus Lake Provincial Park.