Seasonal Housekeeper (May-September)

Located on the edge of Canmore, the ACC operates a 50-bed hostel consisting of the Clubhouse and 2 cabins with a mix of dormitory and private rooms. We enjoy an informal work environment and our guests often like to speak with staff about their latest adventures and seek advice on the best local favourite hiking and climbing routes. We are seeking highly motivated applicants with housekeeping experience or a passion for providing excellent guest experiences.

The ACC is seeking a full-time Housekeeper who has a passion for quality service and cleanliness. As a member of the housekeeping team, you work independently to ensure the overall cleanliness, tidiness, and safety of the hostel is maintained to ACC standards.

Primary duties:
  • Working as a team to maintain the interior and exterior cleanliness of the hostel so that it remains a tidy, presentable, and comfortable place for all guests and visitors.
  • Cleaning all guest rooms efficiently and effectively to ensure they are ready for check-in.
  • Ensuring all common areas, washrooms, showers and hallways are cleaned according to department specifications and frequency.
  • General housekeeping duties, including; making beds, cleaning kitchens and bathrooms, vacuuming, mopping, garbage and recycling removal.
  • Performing laundry duties such as collecting, washing and folding linens and towels.
  • Show initiative in solving problems and reporting safety and maintenance issues.
We want to hear from you, if you:
  • Have a positive and engaging personality.
  • Have previous housekeeping experience (or a passion for cleanliness).
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enjoy working independently, are proficient at setting priorities and multi-tasking with little supervision.
  • Are detail oriented, friendly, and are committed to providing a great experience to our guests.
  • Are physically fit; duties include constant walking, repetitive bending, pulling and carrying, indoors and outdoors.
  • A 2nd language, First Aid and WHMIS Certifications are an asset.
We offer:
  • This is a full-time position, seasonal position from May-September
  • Starting wage of $18.50/hr.
  • Free stays at HI Hostels and ACC Huts
  • We offer a fun and relaxed working environment.
  • Staff housing is available.

Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. The ACC appreciates interest from all applicants, and will directly contact those being considered for an interview.

Interested applicants can forward their resume and cover letter to Lana Harty:

Lana Harty
Clubhouse and Facilities Administration Supervisor
[email protected]