Maintenance Worker

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From $5,000 a month

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Company description

Eagle Nook sits on 70 secluded acres of pristine forest, situated in Barkley Sound, West Coast of Vancouver Island. Accessible only by boats, float planes and helicopters. The Lodge offers 15 spacious and luxuriously appointed guest rooms and one unique 1-bedroom cabin.

From the pristine waters of BC to some of the best deep sea fishing in Canada, Eagle Nook provides a luxury one-of-a-kind fishing experience.

Our guests come to us to have the most relaxing and enjoyable west coast experience possible. While the fishing is great, what brings our guests back year after year is the attentive personalized service from our hard working staff, and the overall unique experience of gourmet food, and comfort in a wilderness environment.

Job description

This role will involve running our water taxi to pickup up guests and supplies in Port Alberni and General Maintenance.

Due to transport Canada regulations you must be current with MED A3, Marine Radio Operators Certificate, Marine First Aid and a SVOP Certificate.

Your activities will include but not limited to the following:

  • Landscaping, cutting of lawns, weeding of gardens and raking of gravel driveways
  • Maintenance and cleanliness of the Dock Areas.
  • Trail maintenance, we have 17 miles.
  • Generator monitoring, basic maintenance and oil changes
  • 4 Stroke OB motor oil changes x4
  • General maintenance of the 3 Resort boats, cleaning, hydraulic steering systems, fuelling.
  • Monitoring of the property’s water pumps, lines and sewage systems.
  • General maintenance and repair of the property.
  • Maintenance and cleanliness of Water Taxi with a minimum of 80% fueled at all times.
  • Kayaks and kayak equipment are to be maintained, cleaned and repaired.
  • Gathering, and maintaining a supply of firewood. This involves running a chainsaw and splitting wood.
  • Window washing mostly at the start of the season and maintained as needed
  • Garbage burns
  • Organizing and returning the recycling to Port Alberni
  • Cleaning and organizing the garage and tools.
  • Painting as needed
  • Hot Tub monitoring and maintaining the chemicals
  • Watering and maintaining the Flower beds, hanging baskets.
  • Weeding and deadheading the gardens
  • Running and maintaining our Tractor and Kubota as needed
  • Check in with the Resort manager at the start of your shift
  • Assist with loading and unloading of luggage and provisions.
  • Assist in Fire prevention readiness and act should an emergency occur
  • Any other task as assigned by the Resort Manager.

Compensation would be based on 100 ten hour days from June to mid September at approx $25,000 to $35,000 including gratuities. The variable amount is because of the gratuity share.

The possibility for more work may come in May with an earlier start before the rest of the staff arrive and more in season days. This early season work would be maintenance and repairs.

The 18 ft aluminium Resort boat will be available for personal fishing. You would be responsible for fuel cost.

Job Types: Full-time, Seasonal
Contract length: 4 months

Salary: From $5,000.00 per month


  • 10 hour shift
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Tips

Expected start date: 2023-05-13