BHTM Summer 2022 Internship – Resort Custodian – Cabot Cape Breton – Inverness, NS

  • Location: Inverness, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: March 27, 2022

Title:                Resort Custodian

Reports to:      Housekeeping Manager

Location:         18 Cabot Lane, Inverness, NS, B0E 1N0

Job Type:         Full-time Seasonal – May through October (Able to work flexible hours)


Cabot Cape Breton
Located on over a mile of sandy beach along the coast of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia—and nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the picturesque town of Inverness—Cabot Cape Breton is Canada’s first and only authentic links golf resort. Featuring 46 holes of exhilarating golf, including two acclaimed World Top 100 courses, 72 rooms of award-winning accommodation, 19 luxury Golf Villas, with 22 additional homes currently under construction, and exquisite dining in three on-site restaurants, Cabot Cape Breton is intended to excite and inspire at every turn.

Position Overview

As a Resort Custodian, you should share a passion for service excellence and infuse enthusiasm into everything you so.  You take pride in ensuring that all public areas of the resort are kept clean and tidy. At Cabot, our housekeeping team has a significant impact on our guest experience and as our Resort Custodian you are part of a team of people who care deeply about the experience our guests have always offering professional, friendly, and engaging service.


You are reliable and not afraid of hard work and are a role model for WORK ETHIC, energized by pressure and the variety of tasks involved in world class accommodations. A craftsman approach to your work, you enjoy the opportunity to refine your skills while completing crucial tasks, and proactively seeking additional and new responsibilities. You are equally energized to work as part of a team as you are to work independently with minimal supervision.


The small details matter to you, and it shows in how our guests enjoy the comfort of their home away from home. Your COMMUNCIATION skills are clear, concise, and consistently have a positive, caring tone. You take pride in your ability to think on your feet, PROBLEM SOLVE, listen, and share ideas.

Your LEARNING MINDSET enables you to quickly learn luxury hotel standards and the importance of each guest room. You enthusiastically develop proficiencies with all housekeeping equipment while gaining a thorough knowledge of the Cabot brand.

You are proud to represent the Cabot brand, and proactively act as an ambassador and role model.


Under the direction of the Housekeeping Manager, you will:

  • Clean public restrooms and replenish products.
  • Vacuum, sweep, and mop floors in all Cabot Cape Breton public areas.
  • Wipe and dust all surfaces in Cabot Cape Breton public areas.
  • Clean all mirrors and inside of windows.
  • Maintain cleanliness of ice machines.
  • Thoroughly clean all guest room doors and ensure cleanliness of corridors.
  • Restock all Public Area bathroom supplies.
  • Empty trash in all public areas.
  • Ensure all cigarette butts are picked up and disposed in designated areas.
  • Remove gum, wall spots, and floor spots with appropriate chemicals.
  • Return and properly tag all lost and found articles to the appropriate location.
  • Perform rotational cleaning duties including steam cleaning carpets as required.
  • Maintain proper usage of cleaning supplies and equipment.
  • Complete assignment sheet and logbook for every shift.
  • Report to Front Desk at the completion of shift.
  • Follow departmental policies, procedures, and service standards.
  • Report necessary repair items to Maintenance department.
  • Comply with proper security, fire regulation, and all health and safety policies.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Valid Class 5 Nova Scotia Driver’s License is required.
  • Hotel industry experience – previous experience an asset.
  • High school diploma and/or experience in a hotel or related field preferred.

Physical Demands

  • Ability to spend long hours moving around, walking, sitting, standing, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling and/or lifting.
  • Exerting up to 50 pounds of force frequently or constantly lift, carry, push, or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to ascend or descend, stairs and ramps on an occasional basis.

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