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Camp Attendant / Housekeeper

Camp Attendant / Housekeeper

Job No: PVG2015011
Location: Northwestern, BC

  • Excellent opportunity for a Camp Attendant or Housekeeper to support a growing remote camp operation at Brucejack Project! 
  • Enjoy working in a safety-conscious, team-oriented environment and take your career to the next level!
  • Receive a competitive salary package plus great benefits, including meals and comfortable camp accommodations. 

About Pretivm & the Brucejack Project 

Pretium Resources Inc. (Pretivm) is the owner of the advanced-stage Brucejack Project, one of the largest and highest-grading undeveloped gold projects in the World. 

Located 65 kilometres North of Stewart in Northwestern, British Columbia, the Project is focused on the Valley of the Kings. A feasibility study completed in June 2014 outlined Proven and Probable mineral reserves of 6.9 million ounces of gold (13.6 million tonnes grading 15.7 grams per tonne gold). 

Major permitting for the high-grade underground gold mine at the Brucejack Project is complete and Pretivm is ramping up for Construction.  Commercial production is targeted to commence in 2017.

About the Opportunity

Pretivm is currently seeking a Camp Attendant / Housekeeper with previous housekeeping experience in a camp, hotel or institutional environment to join the camp support team at the Brucejack Project in Northwestern British Columbia.  

Pretivm is committed to supporting the nearby communities, and as such, preference will be given to candidates who reside in Northwestern BC or who are willing to relocate.

As a valued member of our team, you will be responsible for the daily cleaning of bunkhouses at the remote mine camp, receiving and distributing cleaning and camp supplies, providing support to the housekeeping team and other duties and activities as requested.

Specific role responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:   

  • Vacuum and mop bunkhouse hallways and floors;
  • Clean bunkhouse rooms including walls, windows and blinds;
  • Change bed linens on a regular basis;
  • Perform laundry activities;
  • Empty garbage and recycling bins;
  • Perform regular fire extinguisher inspections;
  • Make sure that all cleaning equipment are well-maintained and in good working order. Report any damage or needed repairs;
  • Monitor cleaning supplies inventory;
  • Conduct all work in a manner that is safe, and in accordance with Pretivm policies. Ensure that all WHMIS guidelines are followed, be familiar with MSDS materials for all products used, and use appropriate PPE for all tasks;
  • Contribute to the efficiency, safety, high morale, and smooth operation of the catering and accommodations team;
  • Develop an efficient system for daily duties. Ensure all areas of responsibility are clean, sanitary, well-maintained, and stocked with supplies; and
  • Other duties and responsibilities to ensure the camp accomodations are clean, sanitized and effectively maintained to ensure the camp guests experience is safe, clean and comfortable. 

As our ideal candidate, you will have a minimum of 1 years' previous housekeeping experience in a camp, hotel or institutional environment and a strong desire to be a part of a dynamic team.  To be successful you must be able to adapt to changing priorities and be able to multi-task in this fast-paced environment.  WHMIS training is essential for this role.

As a strong team player, you have outstanding communication skills and the self motivation to follow direction and work independently with minimal supervision. You will also be highly organized and detail oriented. 

Lastly, the successful candidate must be able of fulfilling the physical requirements of the role, including: 

  • Constant standing and walking throughout the shift;
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs;
  • Frequent kneeling, pushing and pulling; and
  • Frequent ascending or descending of ladders, stairs and ramps.

If this sounds like you, please read on to see what we can offer you! 

About the Benefits

In exchange for your hard work and dedication to the success of the Brucejack Project, you expect to be rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including:  

  • Provision of all meals and comfortable camp accommodations, including TVs and wifi; 
  • Gym and recreational activities;
  • Paid travel to and from site; 
  • Comprehensive extended health and wellness coverage; and
  • RRSP matching program. 

Working a rotating schedule encompassing 14 days on, 14 days off

If you are a motivated and skilled people-person who is looking for a new and exciting challenge with great rewards, don't miss this great opportunity to join an exceptional team and advance your career. Apply Now! 

To be considered for this position, please complete the online application form and attach your resume. 


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