Employment Opportunity

Here is more information about the Lift Mechanic Level 1 (Millwright Apprentice) employment opportunity at Sun Peaks Resort.

Job Description: Lift Mechanic Level 1 (Millwright Apprentice)

Department Lift Maintenance
Employment Type Full Time, Year Round, Hourly
Reports To Lift Maintenance Lead Hand & Lift Maintenance Manager
Posting Date June 6, 2014
Closing Date June 27, 2014

Qualifications Required

• First year Millwright Apprentice (0 - 12 months), or strong mechanical background
• Strong computer literacy
• Good communication skills with the ability to work well with others
• Good physical condition and be willing and able to work in all weather conditions.
• Good working knowledge of the current WCB regulations as they pertain to lift maintenance.
• Valid BC Class 5 driver's license.
• Able to work at heights
• Able to operate Passenger ropeways in a safe and responsible manner
• Able to operate snowmobiles, ATVs and 4x4 trucks in a safe and responsible manner
• Strong desire to develop a career in the ski industry

Primary Responsibilities

• To perform all duties assigned by the Lift Maintenance Manager or Lead Hand.
• Assist in ensuring all lifts are maintained according to current Z-98 code requirements and manufacturer’s recommendations
• Respond to and follow-up on lift related mechanical issues
• Maintain calm and respectful when in pressure situations
• Keep good track of work performed and ensure it is recorded as required
• Help develop existing record keeping systems
• To assist in any emergency response situations; i.e. search and rescue, firefighting, etc.
• Report and rectify any unsafe situation
• Keep a clean, organized, safe work environment.
• Ensure adherence to all SPRC policies and agreements as outlined in the current Employee Handbook.

Secondary Responsibilities

• Support and help develop existing record keeping and scheduling systems
• Maintain professional and credible representation of the SPRC Lift Maintenance department at all times
• Attend all required SPRC orientation and training sessions.
• Duties as required to ensure successful and progressive operation of the department including support of other departments and special promotions.

Application Process

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