Employment - Ski Lift Mechanic

Ski Lift Mechanic

Cape Smokey

Full-Time Permanent

Weekdays

Description

 Job Summary:

The Gondola ride lasts around five minutes and operates year-round, transporting guests from the parking area to the mountain top. The Ski Lift Mechanic (NOC 72400)  is responsible for the overall maintenance and operation of the Cape Smokey Gondola. The Lift Mechanic is responsible for performing all routine maintenance procedures under the guidance of the senior mechanic. The incumbent will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repair of the lift. Training will be provided.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists in training lift operations staff
  • Assist senior lift mechanic as needed on major lift repairs and projects
  • Coordinate work projects based on annual maintenance needs
  • Follow and comply with all Resort safety rules and use appropriate safety equipment at all times
  • Maintenance includes line machinery repairs, hydraulic part maintenance, electrical work, non-destructive testing of welds on chair parts and grips, terminal repairs and inspections
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Supervise other workers
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Perform routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Assembling machinery and equipment and installing machinery and equipment
Requirements

Requirements

  • College/CEGEP
  • Holds a Nova Scotia Elevating Device Mechanic Certificate of Competency or equivalent
  • Mechanical and/or electrical experience
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times and weekends
  • Comfortable working outdoors in summer/winter including inclement weather
  • Prior ski lift or gondola experience an asset
  • Mechanical aptitude and experience with small engine repair, diesel engines and low voltage systems are preferred 
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Language of Work:

English

Hours:

This position is a full-time position for 35 to 40 hours per week.

Salary:

Based on experience the wage range is $18 to $20 dollars per hour.

Benefits:

  • Ongoing training;
  • Vacation;
  • Health, Dental and Vision Benefits;
  • Access to resort activities;
  • Food and merchandise discounts.

Location:

The location of work is Ingonish, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

How To Apply

Cape Smokey will be accepting applications for this position via email. Please follow the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants, please send your application and your possible start date via email to:

hr@capesmokeyholding.com

Must include job title, cover letter and CV.

Email Address: hr@capesmokeyholding.com Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Community
Ingonish Beach
County
Victoria County
Province
Nova Scotia
Country
Canada
Opportunity Information
Employer
Cape Smokey
NOC Code
Experience Required
Yes
Available Openings
1
Pay Type
Hourly
Pay Period
Bi-Weekly
Remuneration Per Pay Period
Estimated Weekly Hours
35.00
Start Date
December 1st 2023
End Date
Language
English
Language Proficiency Level
Posted on
November 13th 2023
Expires
March 2nd 2024