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



  • 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, Conditions & Perks

Seasonal hourly paid position

Uniform Provided

Must be willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays as required – hours of work will vary throughout the season

Own vehicle is required to travel to and from the park

Staff that complete a full summer season for Sea to Sky Parks are eligible to receive a full season pass from our parent company Mt Seymour Resorts the following winter worth $800. Ski and ride all season long and take advantage of reciprocal deals with other mountain partners such as Sasquatch and Manning Park to name but a few. Terms & Conditions apply.

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