Maintenance Worker, Prince of Wales Hotel (Fall 2023)

Job Locations CA-AB-Waterton Park
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 7 days ago(09/14/2023 12:48 PM)
Job ID # (iCIMS)
Job Posting Categories

What will be your daily pursuit?

 Welcoming and helping our guests by maintaining and beautifying our historic hotel.


This is a short-term position, availability immediately until October 20, 2023. 

What perks can you expect?

  • Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe 
  • Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location 
  • Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
  • Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
  • The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends 
  • Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
  • Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations 
  • Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks 

What will you do in this job?

  • Help prepare the hotel, staff accommodations, and a variety of other buildings for opening /closing 
  • Responsible for a variety of general maintenance and repair & other improvements to buildings, equipment, grounds, and facilities 
  • Trash removal and hauling for disposal  
  • Performs routine quality checks to prevent foreseeable maintenance issues   
  • Maintains and authentically restores guest rooms, common areas and other buildings on property 
  • Completes and assists Maintenance Manager with ongoing projects 
  • Tracks and manages work orders and requests via internal software 
  • Communicates effectively with all departments to ensure their maintenance needs are met  
  • Keep record of potential safety and maintenance issues and communicates details to manager 
  • Offer assistance to guests and teammates where needed  
  • Be a utility player who can complete a variety of job duties  
  • Perform other duties as directed by Management  

What skills and experience do you need for this job?

  • Experience in facilities maintenance required  
  • Experience in painting, carpentry, plumbing, electrical and equipment repair preferred 
  • Work-ethic and commitment to the team and guest is key.  
  • Willing and able to work solo or as part of a team  
  • Committed to Safety First  
  • Organized with a great eye for detail  
  • Kind to others and always bring your best  
  • A good communicator, always suggesting ideas and solutions  
  • Helpful and friendly, willing to go the extra mile  
  • Relaxed, flexible and able to handle a few curve balls  
  • Ready to have fun!  

What will your work environment be like?

  • Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring Waterton Lakes National Park. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun! 
  • Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around our historic hotel 
  • Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi 
  • Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required  

This job description describes the role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole. 


To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required. 

EEO Information

Pursuit is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Pursuit values diverse backgrounds and experience and we welcome all who are eligible to work in Canada to apply! We thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed