Park Operations, Summer

Job Location: 
Whistler Olympic Park

This position involves the general site maintenance of the Whistler Olympic Park.  Duties include but are not limited to building maintenance, trail maintenance, landscaping, capital projects work, assisting summer activity staff, custodial work, and event support.  This casual role and requires flexibility to work weekends and evenings.

Responsibilities: 
  • Work with and under the direction of the Supervisor, Maintenance and Operations, and other Operations staff
  • General site and building maintenance
  • Other operational tasks as directed
  • Assist with event production
  • Assist summer activity staff
  • Lift operations duties including assisting with the safe uploading and downloading of athletes, coaches, staff, and visitors when required
  • Ski Jump preparation
  • Snowmaking if required and dependent upon the snow season
  • Manually clear snow from around buildings, walkways, stairs, and other areas as directed
  • Custodial duties on an as needed basis
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • 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 outdoor environments
  • Experience operating snowmobiles and ATV’s 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
  • Reliable winter transportation (WOP is not serviced by transit)

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: 
  • Ability to work outdoors in variable weather winter conditions performing physically demanding tasks
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to regularly lift 50lbs
Applications Open/Close: 
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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