This position available for the 2022 season in South-Western Ontario.
Work with an industry leading family-run company in an exciting and rewarding career. The position is ideal for a husband/wife team. This campground is a seasonal campground open from May to October; time required for this position would be during season with approximately 1 month before and after the season. Onsite living is required, and 12-month accommodations are available.
Responsibilities include overseeing maintenance and security of campgrounds, creating work schedules and tasks, tracking finances, and overseeing bank transactions, monitoring campgrounds for hazards, interacting with guests, and ensuring superior customer experiences.
Having the ability to manage staff, having experience in the hospitality industry, mechanical and machine operating skills, and computer literacy are necessary qualifications.
RV Park Operations Service Provider
An RV Park in Eastern Ontario wishes to outsource some of its operations to a third party for the 2022 season and is seeking toidentify candidates immediately. The ideal candidate may be a retired or semi-retired person or couple that enjoy the outdoors, being in nature, keeping active, and enjoy dealing with people. The service contract will entail providing operational assistance at the campground May – October and the benefits include free accommodations, free utilities, free Wi-Fi, additional income opportunities, flexibility in schedule, enjoyment of spending the summers on a waterfront property, out in nature, fishing, boating, staying active, and working with generally positive and happy people. No RV park experience required.
Seasonal Resort Manager or Team/Couple - Holiday Park, Southampton, ONWe are seeking a qualified Campground/Resort Manager, or team/couple, at our Holiday Park Camping and Seasonal Resort in Southampton, ON. 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:• A true operator and natural leader – you enjoy interacting with people including staff, guests, and contractors and understand the complexities of the daily tasks in this type of role;• A manager(s) with minimum of 5 years’ property management expertise, with at least 3 years of supervising staff, previous management experience in a campground or RV setting would be considered an asset;• Knowledge of infrastructure and maintenance skills – i.e.: some knowledge of hydro, water, sewer and the ability to make minor repairs;• Excellent administration skills with the ability to prioritize, delegate where necessary and juggle multiple job functions;• You understand the impact of social media in the hospitality business and can maintain social media accounts; and,• An experienced computer operator with strong expertise in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook and have the ability to learn reservations software and accounting software.Your responsibilities:• Present a positive, energetic attitude with a desire 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;• Oversee property maintenance staff to ensure visual appeal and upkeep of infrastructure and administer capital expenditure program;• 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.);• Drive revenue through the marketing and management of seasonal & overnight camping sites and manage expenses to improve NOI;• Assist in preparation of annual budget, analyze the annual budget to ensure financial profitability for the property; and prepare monthly explanation of expense variances; and,• You have a valid driver’s license.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.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.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.