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Facilities Manager

Facilities Manager

Company: Kingswood Camp
Contact Person: Candice Main
Q8, Aylesford Rd, Aylesford, NS B0P 1C0
Aylesford, Nova Scotia

Position Description

Purpose: To plan and manage the maintenance and repair of camp’s buildings, grounds, equipment and other facilities. Ensure the safety and care of all the guests at camp.

Job Operations:

1)Responsible for the development and implementation of a system that focuses on prevention, correction and construction to manage the facilities.

  • Care and use of all maintenance equipment and supplies.
  • Develop a system for regular maintenance and upkeep of camp buildings and grounds, including routine duties such as mowing, painting, water tests, etc.
  • Be alert to equipment and facilities to ensure utilization, proper care and maintenance is maintained; report repairs needed directly to the camp director.

2)Supervise any repairs or maintenance tasks done by outside organizations.

  • Must stay with any outside service personnel when they are on site.
  • Make recommendations when an outside repair technician is to be called.

3)Ensure regular maintenance tasks are completed on time.

  • Oversee and assist in proper garbage disposal and recycling. Ensure that all camp garbage is taken each day to the bin at the end of the road.
  • Ensure adequate firewood supply for campfire and light and extinguish nightly campfires.
  • Conduct daily testing/inspection of camp water system (i.e. chlorine and water tests).
  • Ensure that the maintenance rooms are cleaned and kept tidy throughout the summer and are organized at the end of the season.

Employment Details

Weeks of Work: 14 or 9
Start Date: May 21st, 2018 or June 25th, 2018
End Date: August 24th, 2018
Extra Days: June 6th, 2018: 6:30-8:30pm, June 16th, 2018: 2-4pm
Gross Salary: $350/week


  • Current CPR C and Standard First Aid
  • Current WHIMIS certification
  • Experience in basic repairs (carpentry, plumbing, grounds keeping, etc.)
  • Ability to drive/operate small motorized vehicles and power tools; knowledge of the safe and proper requirements of operation
  • Ability to work with children and adults
  • Ability to be adaptable and good at following instructions
  • Self-directed, disciplined and able to complete daily tasks without direction
  • Leadership skills


  • Make periodic inspection of the entire camp for potential hazards, including program equipment/sites
  • Clean and maintain buildings and equipment following accidents/spills
  • Make sure that all plumbing, sewage, electrical wiring, etc. are in good working order
  • Keep an inventory of equipment and supplies needed and report these to the director
  • Take part in prayer time, Bible study and chapel in accordance with Kingswood Camp’s Statement of Faith
  • Be willing to assist in other areas of camp
  • Assist in leading school field days in the spring
  • Carry out other duties as assigned by Directors
Posted: January 24, 2018 | Expires: April 24, 2018
Posted Under: Camps
Career ID: [ 4861 ]