Cabin Maintenance Worker

Posting Date: Feb 18, 2024

Location: Lac La Biche, AB

Company: Government of Alberta

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Job Information
Job Title: Cabin Maintenance Worker  
Job Requisition ID: 52167
Ministry: Forestry and Parks
Location: ​​​​​​​Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park (Lakeland / Lac La Biche) 
Full or Part-Time: ​​​​​​​Full-Time 
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week 
Regular/Temporary: ​​​​​​​Wage, Seasonal 
Scope: ​​​​​​​Open Competition

Closing Date: Open till Suitable Candidates Found
Classification: ​​​​​​​Maintenance Service Worker 1 
Salary: ​$20.14 - $24.22 per hour

For all roles:

In addition to regular wages, regular Wage employees receive 11.2% in lieu of benefits and vacation leave:
•    5.2 percent of regular wage earnings instead of paid holidays 
•    6 percent of regular wage earnings instead of annual vacation pay

In addition to the regular wages and the additional pay in lieu of benefits and vacation, regular wage employees are entitled to shift premium pay:
•    $3.25 per hour for weekends and holidays
•    $2.75 per hour for evenings 


Role Responsibilities

The Lakeland District is looking to hire motivated and hardworking individuals with janitorial and grounds keeping skills to fill the Cabin Caretaker position at Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park.


Education and Experience:
•    Some high school with a preference for some janitorial and / or housekeeping experience


Additional Requirements Upon Hire:

•    Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
•    Valid Driver’s Abstract
•    Valid First Aid/CPR-C certificate
•    Valid Criminal Record Check
•    Availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays


Assets to the role include the following:

•    Strong customer service skills with good English language proficiency
•    Outgoing, friendly personality that enjoys working with the general public in a team atmosphere
•    Experience with point of sales machines, retail, cash handling and/or customer service
•    Knowledge of and experience in computer use and a variety of computer software, including but not limited to: Excel, Outlook, Word, Publisher
•    Knowledge of Alberta Parks and direct experience with
•    Familiarity with campground operations, park regulations, campground etiquette and surround Park amenities
•    Good organizational and time management skills
•    Ability to work both independently and in a team setting
•    Independent problem solving and adaptability
•    Ability to operate light equipment and various tools


•    This is a seasonal wage opportunity starting at the beginning of May and going until September long weekend.
•    Hours of work will consist of 40 hour workweeks with 8 hour shifts. This position will be required to work on evenings, weekends and holidays throughout the duration of the summer.
•    Accommodations may be available within the park.
•    Final candidates will be required to undergo a security screening and provide a current Criminal Record Check and Driver's Abstract.
•    Final candidates will be required to have First Aid/CPR-C Certificate prior to commencement.
•    Training will be provided to successful candidates

In your Cover Letter, please indicate your position preference. (wording as needed) 

In your resume:

•    Include date ranges (month and year) associated with all education and work experience
•    Indicate whether your work experience was casual, part-time (PT) or full-time (FT) 
•    Example:  Maintenance Foreman: Jan 2016 – June 2019 (PT 3 eight hour  shifts per week) 

APS Competencies
Competencies are behaviors that are essential to reach our goals in serving Albertans. We encourage you to have an in depth understanding of the competencies that are required for this opportunity and to be prepared to demonstrate them during the recruitment process.

This link will assist you with understanding competencies: 

Agility - ability to anticipate, assess, and readily adapt to changing priorities, maintain resilience in times of uncertainty and effectively work in a changing environment.

Build Collaborative Environments - leads and contributes to the conditions and environments that allow people to work collaboratively and productively to achieve outcomes.

Systems Thinking - understands how the work done is part of a larger integrated environment.  Looks beyond own area and considers how own work impacts the work and success of others.

Creative Problem Solving - ability to assess options and implications in new ways to achieve outcomes and solutions.

Develop Self and Others -  commitment to learning and the desire to invest in the development of the capability of yourself and others.

How To Apply
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Applicants are advised to provide information that clearly and concisely demonstrates how their qualifications meet the advertised requirements, including education, experience, and relevant examples of required competencies.

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It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

Closing Statement
This competition may be used to fill future vacancies, across the Government of Alberta, at the same or lower classification level.

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

If you require any further information on this job posting or a copy of the role profile, please contact Alba Ngjelo at