Patterson Kaye Resort is seeking enthusiastic and self motivated individuals to join our team. You will report to our maintenance manager who will have a daily or weekly task sheet for you to complete and as well you will need to asses and report any issues you see along your work day to the maintenance manager.
Your workload will include a variety of tasks from maintaining the resort grounds to upkeep of the cottages. This job will require you to be a multitasker with the ability to complete jobs quickly and accurately according to your manager's specific directions.
We are a team of positive, supportive and hard working people and make it a priority to have a fun working environment where we make sure you have the tools and direction to complete tasks properly.
A meal from our restaurant is included for each shift. Start immediately!
Report to Maintenance manager daily for list of duties to be completed
Empty trash, shovel, and perform maintenance or repair duties using saws, blowers, mowers, drills or other hand tools.
Ensure lawns are manicured appropriately. Regularly treat weeds for weed control, weed whip, rake leaves, plant flowers/shrubs, spread mulch/woodchips/stones, trim shrubs and hedges, cut and remove tree limbs damaged by adverse weather conditions, and perform other lawn care services as necessary.
Pick-up trash and debris from common areas and streets on a daily basis. Empty common area trash containers as needed.
Maintain resort vehicles and equipment.
Report all resort maintenance issues and concerns identified while performing daily duties to manager.
Ensure resort is presentable at all times and adheres to curb appeal standards.
Maintain resort pool, testing chemical levels, adjusting appropriately.
Safely operate vehicles for the purpose of performing job duties.
Follow safety procedures while performing duties.
Other duties and special projects as assigned.
As a Resort Groundskeeper, you must be hard-working, reliable and focused on providing exceptional customer service. You must also be highly organized and detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
High School Diploma
Previous groundskeeping experience in the resort/hospitality industry, preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of and broad experience in general grounds maintenance techniques.
Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as working conditions require constant outdoor work.
Valid driver’s license.
Proficient skills in operating various hand tools, power equipment, and commercial machinery.
Ability to work well independently as well as on a team.
Ability to lift at least 25 pounds.
Basic computer proficiency including the ability to use email and the internet.
Must be able to work flexible hours including nights, evenings, weekends and holidays.
Stand, sit or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire shift.
Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance.
About Patterson Kaye Resort:
Our resort is in the heart of cottage country, Muskoka, Ontario. We offer relaxed cottage rentals from 2-12 person occupancy, a wide variety of 24 units, studios to fully equipped cottages. Our restaurant on site is kept busy year round with a variety of events and celebrations from weddings to business meetings. As well as a variety of seasonal amenities and activities.We are looking to employ multiple full and part time positions year round and can cross train if you are interested in multiple departments. We are also willing to fully train persons interested in entering the hospitality industry who have an enthusiastic, hard working personality and work well in a team.