Caretaker's Assistant/Summer Staff for Hernando Island Holdings


How To Apply

Position:Caretaker's Assistant/Summer Staff
Employer:Hernando Island Holdings
Closing Date:2023-Apr-03
Salary or Wage:$25/hr
Full or Part Time:Full Time
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:
Contact:Simon Grottker


- Driver’s licence required.
We are looking for easy-going applicants that will show initiative, courtesy and punctuality, as well as time-management and interpersonal skills
- Some days may involve long hours, including strenuous/physically demanding tasks
- Valid drivers license, experience w. backroad/off-road driving, manual transmission -Good customer service skills -Strong sense of integrity & good judgement, comfortable working alone, under limited supervision

Duties and Responsibilities

- Caretaker's assistants/summer staff will assist the Resident Managers with day-to-day operations on Hernando Island
- Summer staff will report directly to the RMs and are expected to work 5 days per week, with 2 days off
- Daily working time is expected to be 8 hours, with occasional overtime required at 1.5x pay
- Staff are expected to stay on-island during the work-week, but will be able to take their off-days off the island
- Accommodation in furnished, private suites are provided, including high speed internet, private kitchen + bathroom
Primary tasks will include:
- maintenance of island infrastructure (road clearing, lawn-mowing, some landscaping, building & equipment maintenance, small repairs)
- providing services to island shareholders (taxis, propane& fuel deliveries, grocery deliveries lawn & yard maintenance, firewood deliveries, odd jobs)

Additional Details

- Start Date: 1st Assistant: March 21, Second Assistant: May 21
- The Resident Managers at Hernando Island are looking to hire, on behalf of Hernando Island Holdings Ltd., 1-2 seasonal workers for this upcoming summer. We have two potential openings; for March through October and April/May - August/September
- Hernando is owned by its' 40 shareholder families, who spend their summers and holidays on the island, the RMs live there year-round
- Transportation to and from the island, from Lund harbour, is provided

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