Employment opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining The Haven team.

To apply for a position listed below or to submit a general employment application, please complete an Employment Application (on-line form). As part of this process, you will have the choice of entering your data manually or uploading your cover letter and resume.

You may also deliver your cover letter and resume to Human Resources, Haven Foundation, 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC  V0R 1X1.

We will contact applicants selected for an interview.

 


Executive Chef

Love to create delicious, healthy fare? Will you wow our guests and inspire our kitchen team? Do you want to enjoy the beauty and lifestyle of Gabriola Island, and participate in our programs, at special staff rates? If so, this opportunity is for you! The Executive Chef is a hands-on role, which includes regularly scheduled cooking shifts as well as management and administrative duties.

Employment status: Full-time, year-round.

Dates of employment: Position is available now.

Location of work: 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 Canada.

Job Description (PDF)

Employment Application (on-line form)

 


Housekeeper

The Housekeeper ensures the safety and comfort of our guest by keeping our bedroom accommodation units, meeting rooms, lodge, gym, pool, hot tub, vehicles and common areas clean. The Housekeeper also assists in the on-site laundry, operating commercial equipment and folding linens.

  • Some experience is preferred, as a janitor, cleaner or housekeeper, but prior experience is not required.
  • Basic level computer skills are required. Must be able to operate a computer with use of a keyboard, mouse and display screen.

Terms of employment: Part-time year-round and summer positions available.

Start date: Positions are available now. Posting will remain open until positions are filled.

Location of work: 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 Canada.

Job Description (PDF)

Employment Application (on-line form)

 


Maintenance Worker

The Maintenance Worker addresses remedial and preventative maintenance, and provides general labour for other tasks. Must have experience in troubleshooting basic plumbing, mechanical, electrical and other types of systems that are in service at The Haven, and taking remedial actions.

  • Formal trade certification is not required.
  • Must have a valid BC driving license.

Terms of employment: Casual.

Dates:This is a casual position - work will be available on-call based upon then current business needs.

Location of work: 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 Canada.

Job Description (PDF)

Employment Application (on-line form)

 


Cook

The Cook is the shift leader of a health-forward team that prepares buffet-style meals for our program participants and other guests in a great environment on Gabriola Island.

  • Some experience is required, formal training is an asset.
  • Certification in FoodSafe and Occupational First Aid.

Terms of employment: Part-Time, year-round.

Start date: Position is available now. Posting will remain open until position is filled.

Location of work: 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 Canada.

Job Description (PDF)

Employment Application (on-line form)

 


Kitchen Helper

  • Washing and cleaning - wash dishes, pots and other wares using commercial dishwasher, clean tables and buffet service equipment, sweep and mop kitchen floors, and mats.
  • Food stocking and preparation - receiving, organization, prep salad bar, toast and condiment stations, and other tasks as requested by Cook.

Terms of employment: Part-Time, year-round.

Start date: Position is available now. Posting will remain open until position is filled.

Location of work: 240 Davis Rd, Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 Canada.

Job Description (PDF)

Employment Application (on-line form)