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Campground Helper(s) RequiredWe are a seasonal campground located on the Bruce Peninsula on a lake. Our open season is from the beginning of May to the end of October. We are looking ideally for a couple but would also consider a single. We have approximately 90 campsites which include overnight and seasonal sites. There are also a few cabins, trailers and cottage rentals.
 
Job responsibilities include: cleaning, repairs and maintenance, pumping out septic holding tanks with our pickup truck and honey wagon, emptying our honey wagon in the Tobermory lagoon, emptying garbage and recycling, taking large recycling bins to the city facility to be emptied and recycled, cutting, tying and stacking firewood, possibly working in our store/office, customer service, etc.

This would be a yearly salary that includes accommodation for either the 6 months that we are open and possibly also the 6 months that we are closed, if interested. Our peek season is in July & August, which may require longer than normal working hours. Minimal work, if any, during the off season. Seeking helper(s) for the long-term.

If interested please email your resume to michaelpace@live.com and include your phone number, background experience and reason for interest.  
 
 
 

Seasonal Resort Manager or Team/Couple - Paradise Valley Resort- Plymptom-Wyoming, ON

We are seeking a qualified Campground/Resort Manager, or team/ couple, at our Paradise Valley Camping, Seasonal, and Year-Round Resort. The successful candidate will maintain property operations by attracting and serving guests, upholding resort appearance and ensuring we meet or exceed company goals and targets. This is a full-time, year-round position. 

 

Killam Leisure Living is a division of Killam Apartment REIT, a publicly traded company and one of Canada’s largest residential landlords, owning, operating and developing multi-family apartments, manufactured home communities and a selection of seasonal resort properties.

This opportunity will allow you to be part of a team of professionals in a major Canadian corporation, while at the same time ensuring the promotion and enhancement of all the best features of a "family operated" independent campground.  Retaining an individual park identity while promoting the “Killam” brand is both the challenge and the reward. 

 

Who you are:

  • You are a true operator and natural leader – you enjoy interacting and working with people including staff, guests, and contractors and you understand the complexities of the daily tasks in this type of role.
  • You have a minimum of 5 years’ property management experience, with at least 3 years supervising staff, including previous management experience in a campground or RV setting.
  • You have a keen eye for detail and understand numbers; you enjoy preparing budgets and meeting financial targets.
  • You are a master of administrative duties and possess strong attention to detail with the ability to prioritize, delegate where necessary and juggle multiple job functions.
  • You have marketing skills and sales experience and understand the impact of social media in the hospitality business.
  • You are nimble using computer systems and have strong expertise in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook; you are familiar with on-line reservations systems and accounting software.
  • You have a valid driver’s license. 

 

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Emanate a positive, energetic attitude to please guests and motivate staff.
  • Provide exceptional customer service and ensure customer complaints are tended to with a sense of urgency to achieve full satisfaction.
  • Prepare, analyze and manage an annual budget that ensures financial profitability for the property; and prepare monthly explanation of P&L variances.
  • Administer capital expenditure program.
  • Oversee property maintenance staff to ensure visual appeal and upkeep of infrastructure.
  • Supervise team member selection, training, scheduling and development and ensure all team members comply with appropriate policies and procedures.
  • Manage all aspects of the resort including guest sites and on-site buildings (store, laundry facility, etc.).
  • Ensure company policies and procedures, including all health and safety guidelines, are communicated to and adhered to by staff.

 

 

Why you should apply:

  • You are given the opportunity to work in a challenging, yet fun environment.
  • You will gain a sense of pride and ownership in managing, promoting and maintaining a beautiful campground/resort.
  • You will receive a compensation package which includes a competitive salary and benefits plan, a bonus program, the opportunity to earn commissions and much more. 

 

 

Please note that applicants must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal and credit background check.

Killam is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive workplace for all employees. Employees will be given support and encouragement to develop their full potential and utilize their unique talents.

Application: Please fill out the online application form at https://bit.ly/36WqjP3.

We thank you for your interest in our company. All qualified applicants will be considered; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.