Jobs

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Samesun Vancouver are hiring house keeping staff.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic housekeeping staff to join our team. Full time and part-time hours available + staff accommodation is available.

The successful applicant would have a positive attitude, attention to detail, be reliable and enjoy physical work.

No experience necessary.

Please use the application form below.

Samesun Vancouver are hiring for night desk staff.  

We are looking to fill 2-3 Part Time and/or Full Time positions. Hours are overnight on weekends & weekdays.

Duties include:
• Housekeeping duties such as cleaning and preparation of breakfast each morning.
• Ensuring the hostel is safe such as checking keys and handling guest’s questions.
• Enforcing quiet time each night.
• The person for the role should be upbeat, happy to work overnight, and enjoy working in a hostel.

No experience required. Positions to start immediately.

Please use the application form below.

Samesun Hollywood are hiring for night desk staff.  

Part Time and/or Full Time hours available both weekdays and weekends overnight.

Duties include:
• Housekeeping duties such as cleaning and preparation of breakfast each morning.
• Ensuring the hostel is safe such as checking keys and handling any night situations that occasionally arise.
• Enforcing quiet time each night.
• The person for the role should be upbeat, happy to work overnight, and enjoy working in a hostel.

No experience required. Positions to start immediately.

Please use the application form below.

Samesun Hollywood are hiring for part time activities host.

Part Time position to assist in leading hostel guests on local activities around Hollywood and Los Angeles.
Applicant must have great personal skills, be professional and fun, upbeat and enjoy working with an international crowd.
No experience required. Positions to start immediately.

Samesun Banff are hiring a Kitchen Manager

We are looking for an enthusiastic and organized, full time Kitchen Manager for the Beaver Bar Banff.

The successful applicant will be responsible for serving quality food in a timely and professional manner along will all staffing (hiring, training and scheduling), routine kitchen maintenance and cleaning and ensuring the kitchen, storage, and service areas are maintained in strict adherence to Alberta Health regulations.

If you have had some kitchen experience and are looking to take on more responsibility or have worked in a similar role previously and are looking for a fun and lively place to spend you summer then this position is for you!

Staff accommodation is available if needed.

Applicants must be:
• Fluent in English and legal to work in Canada
• Great at multi-tasking, a quick learner and proactive
• Able to work quickly and safely under pressure and with no supervision
• Have good personal hygiene
• Are physically fit
• Willing to commit for a minimum of three months

Please use the application form below.

Samesun Kelowna are hiring – Full Time Maintenance Position

Join our fun team at Samesun Hostel located on Lake Okanagan!  We are looking for a full time maintenance position to start June 29th.

Duties include:
• Repair fixtures and equipment
• Perform routine maintenance
• Daily preventative maintenance

Basic Skills:

• Electrical
• Plumbing
• Carpentry

Starting rate: $11/h
Accommodation available. 3 month commitment required.

Please use the application form below.

Samesun Kelowna are hiring house keeping staff.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic housekeeping staff to join our team. Part-time (10 hours p week) + staff accommodation is available.

No experience necessary.

Please use the application form below.


 Click here for a job application form.


Samesun Internships

Samesun is always on the lookout for eager students for internship positions.

If you are a student looking to complete your internship hours we have positions available for you at the Vancouver, Banff and Kelowna backpacker hostels. All internships must qualify with your current school and are unpaid. We will provide accommodation to those that require it. All candidates must be 18 years or older.

Please use the application form (link above).


WORK FOR STAY

Please note – we do not offer work for stay programs as it is currently illegal in Canada. Please only apply if you have a valid work permit. 

 


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