Resort Staff (Assistant Manager & Housekeeping)

Wildewood on Lake Savant - Savant Lake, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Title: Resort Staff (Assistant Manager & Housekeeping)

No. of Positions: 1

Employer: Wildewood on Lake Savant

Pay Rate: Commensurate with Experience and duration of contract

Work Schedule: 6 days per week (live on site)

Type of Employment: Seasonal/ Full-Time Contract

Location(s) Nearest town: Savant Lake, ON Canada

Start Date: 5/10/2020

End Date: 9/30/2020

Job Description and Duties

Live and work in beautiful Northwestern Ontario! Wildewood on Lake Savant offers housekeeping accommodations for hunters, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts. We are looking to fill 2 positions that would be ideal for an adventurous couple (Also see Resort Staff (Grounds, Maintenance, Guiding, Guest Transportation)). Our season runs from mid-May to early October, however, we may be flexible for student schedules.

Successful candidates will be required to live on site in a remote location. Lodging and food are provided along with 1 week paid vacation for those working the whole season. Lodging includes private rooms, Wi-Fi, and phone. Employees are welcome to use resort equipment for recreating on Lake Savant and the surrounding area in their free time. Feel free to visit our website for more information about the resort and surrounding area.

Job duties include but are not limited to:

Check in guests, answer phone calls, arrange guest pickup times and bait orders, occasionally transport guests and supplies to and from the resort using off road vehicles, weekly cabin cleaning and light housekeeping, keeping resort common areas clean and organized, instruct guests on proper use of equipment, assist in planning/preparing food for welcome night for guests (1 or 2 times per week), and socializing with guests and ensure they are having a great time!

Qualifications (education, credentials, skills)

Successful candidates should have the following skills/attributes: a minimum of a high school diploma, hold a valid driver’s license with good driving record, the ability to live and work well with coworkers and supervisors, ability to operate off road vehicles such as UTV’s (is a plus and we can train you if you are not able), be able to cook for large gatherings, customer service oriented, and have attention to detail and take pride in your work. Above all, candidates must have a positive attitude, be outgoing, and focused on customer satisfaction. Successful candidates should also have a passion for the outdoors and tolerate living in a remote location. Occasionally you will be required to work long days and up to 60 hours per week (contract includes overtime pay).

*Previous resort experience is preferred, but not required.

*Position only available only to those legal to work in Canada.

How to Apply

Please email a resume including your past employers and their contact information and at least 3 references not related to you. Please also include a cover letter stating your qualifications for this position and why you would like to work at Wildewood.(Subject: Application for Employment: Assistant Manager/Housekeeping)

Job Types: Temporary, Contract

Salary: $3,800.00 to $4,500.00 /month


  • Cooking for large gatherings: 1 year (Preferred)
  • working in a remote location: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Cleaning: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Required)