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Camp Fircom is an overnight, environmental retreat centre located on 120 pristine acres on Gambier Island in the Howe Sound.   Since 1923, Fircom has been providing engaging, relaxing outdoor experiences in this rural location only one hour from downtown Vancouver.  We offer exceptional group getaways ranging from corporate retreats, weddings, church retreats, youth camps, and vacation rentals which help serve the mission of our organization: fun, accessible, inclusive summer camp programs.  The camp is accessed by a short 20 minute water taxi ride from Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver.

Guest Services Supervisor

The Guest Services Supervisor will be a key member of a dynamic staff team. As acting supervisor when the Rentals Manager is not on site, they will lead the rental staff, and liaise with other departments, to create seamless, quality guest experiences. The right candidate will be detail oriented, highly organized, with strong communication skills.  When the Rentals Manager is on site, they will provide support and leadership to rental staff creating a cohesive team dynamic.  The nature of the work will be fast paced with multi-tasking skills paramount during large scale events or multiple groups on site coordination. 

During down times, this role will work with the Rental Manager to review and improve rental systems. The Guest Services Supervisor will lead and develop rental staff training modules and depending on the candidates interest, opportunities are available to develop programming skills as desired (canoeing, kayaking, SUP, archery, etc). This role will stay at camp for five days per week. The schedule will be Wednesday to Sunday, with some flexibility for weekends off throughout the season, or modification based on group needs. 

For more information check out the JOB DESCRIPTION.  To apply email your cover letter and resume as one attached document to: Margo Dunnet, Rentals Manager at margod@fircom.ca  No phone calls please! This posting will remain up until the position is filled. 

Rental Hosts

Camp Fircom Society is looking for a few full-time Rental Hosts to work at camp starting from May until September 2016. Reporting to the Rentals Manager, the Rental Hosts will handle a range of dynamic range of customer service duties ensuring that guest experience at Fircom is top notch. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic self-starter who is keen to clean. The job will be 70-80% cleaning and prep to get ready for groups. All rental coordinators will receive in-house training on running programming: canoeing, kayaking, archery, field games, SUP, wilderness pursuits, etc. Every day is a new and exciting day working with a fun group of people towards a great cause. 

For more information check out the JOB DESCRIPTIONTo apply email your cover letter and resume as one attached document to info@fircom.ca  No phone calls please! This posting will remain up until the position is filled. 

Summer Camp 2016

Thank you for your interest in working at Camp Fircom this summer. Being a camp staff is the most fun and rewarding job one can have. We are excited that you would like to join our team.

. If you're interested in working at Camp Fircom please forward:
* Current Resumé
* Cover Letter, answering the question "What kind of leader are you?"
* 2 References letters one personal, one professional

Please direct all questions you may have and your application to our Program Director, Abbie Larose, at abbiel@fircom.ca

Prep Cooks/Dishwashers

Camp Fircom is looking for prep cook/dishwashers to support our kitchen team during the upcoming spring/summer season. Are you returning to Post-Secondary School in the fall? Are you available in the fall? Have you worked at Fircom before? Let us know in your cover letter!

Working under the Head Chef, and as part of a team you will be a key part of the food service team participating in a variety of daily prep duties and dishwashing tasks. They will model exemplary work ethic to all co-workers(volunteer or staff) that are working in the kitchen.

Check out the Job Description HERE

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Head Chef, Ana-Luz Cobon at analuzc@fircom.ca. Position will remain open until filled. No phone calls please.