Maintenance and Operations Worker

Job Location: 
Whistler Olympic Park

This position involves the general site maintenance of the Whistler Olympic Park. Duties include but are not limited to manual snow clearing, trail maintenance, ski jump preparation, and assisting ski patrol in their activities. Casual and Full Time seasonal roles require flexibility to work weekends and evenings.

Responsibilities: 
  • Work with and under the direction of the Supervisor, Maintenance and Sport Operations, and other Operations staff
  • Manually clear snow from around buildings, walkways, stairs, and other areas, as directed
  • General site maintenance and other operational tasks
  • Snowmaking if required and dependent upon the snow season
  • Lift operations duties including assisting with the safe uploading and downloading of athletes, coaches, staff, and visitors when required
  • Ski Jump preparation
  • Custodial duties on an as needed basis
  • Assisting Patrol and Grooming departments when required
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Adhere to WorkSafeBC, BC Safety Authority and applicable governing agency’s safety regulations
  • Interact with volunteers to ensure their inclusion in department team
  • Carry out Whistler Sport Legacies’ AIM philosophy: All Interactions Matter
  • Assist the team with other duties as assigned or required
Education/Experience: 
  • Experience in snowy environments
  • Experience operating snowmobiles an advantage
  • Experience operating skid steer equipment an asset
  • High rope certification or experience with ropes an asset
  • Knowledge of radio protocol
  • Safety conscious to ensure safety of guests, athletes, staff
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and abstract required

Skills:

  • Keen and can-do attitude
  • Handy-man skills an asset
  • Willingness to assist other team members (perhaps outside the department) as needed and requested
  • Exceptional customer service is essential
Physical Requirements: 
  • Reliable winter transportation as WOP is not serviced by transit
  • Ability to work outdoors in variable weather winter conditions
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time performing physically demanding tasks
  • Ability to regularly lift 50lbs
Applications Open/Close: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 to Wednesday, November 22, 2017
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