General Helper/ Housekeeper - Margaret Lake, NWT (Z177)

General Helper/ Housekeeper - Margaret Lake, NWT (Z177)

17 Nov
Horizon North

17 Nov

Horizon North


Company Description

We've been serving Canadian clients for over 75 years. The companies that began independently and now form Dexterra Group have an outstanding record of supporting the infrastructure and built assets that play a vital role in our society and helping our clients achieve higher performance and productivity. Powered by passionate people, we bring the right teams with the right skills together – offering both experience and regional expertise so companies can operate their day to day, confidently and successfully.

Job Description

Is Camp Life for you?

Rewarding. Motivating. Fun. Just some of the words employees use to describe their careers at Horizon North. As a part of our team,

you are encouraged to strive for excellence in everything you do. Our focus is on personal and professional growth and we value our employees as the center of Horizon North’s success.

Based at our remote location Margaret Lake, NWT, the regular shift for this position is 28 days on and 14 days off ( 4 weeks on and 2 weeks off), with 10-hour workdays. Transportation is provided to site by flight out of Edmonton.

Make an Impact

The General Helper /Housekeeper is responsible for assisting in the overall kitchen operations and maintenance as well as cleaning and sanitizing of designated kitchen areas, tools, equipment, pots, and dishes. They are also responsible in ensuring the over-all cleanliness of our facilities to the highest level.

You will be required to arrange reliable transportation to and from site daily.

This position is safety sensitive and requires drug, alcohol and fit to work testing as a condition of employment.

What you’ll do

Wash, scrub, clean, and sanitize designated kitchen and dining areas

Clean kitchen and dining room floors and tables

Clean refrigerators, ovens, and other kitchen equipment

Wash pots, dishes, glasses, cups, etc., after each meal and as required

Deep cleaning as required

Restock and rotate desserts, sandwiches, beverages, and condiments

Assist in loading, unloading, and placing supplies and inventory

Conducting walk-downs - cleaning up to rooms as requested and may vary depending on client occupancy

Full housekeeping services in the rooms and hallways on selected days:

Vacuuming and dusting all room furniture blinds including hallways

Washing, scrubbing and sanitizing bathroom, windows and mirrors

Emptying garbage from all sleeping areas including trash and recycling collection

Ensure health and safety regulations and quality standards are maintained

Additional duties and responsibilities may be required


You are fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communication skills

You have a minimum 6 months’ kitchen or catering experience in Food Service Industry, hospitality environment or remote lodge setting

You have at least FoodSafe Level I. SafeCheck advanced food safety certification or HACCP certification is an asset.

You are able to prioritize multiple demands and organize a work schedule

You have a strong customer service focus and ability to maintain a positive attitude

You have the ability and desire to work independently with minimal supervision and as a team player

You are able to stand for a long period of time and lift up to 35 pounds

You are able to obtain a mark of 80% or higher on the mandatory WHMIS test (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System)

Additional Information


As an employer of choice, we treat all our employees consistently and fairly to help you achieve personal and professional ambitions.

Dexterra and Horizon North are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation in these processes.

We thank all applicants for considering a career with us; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Currently, we do not require assistance from recruitment agencies, Thank you

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