SUMMER EMPLOYMENT 2023: Front Desk, Housekeeping, Maintenance & Repair

  • Location: Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, NS
  • Deadline: June 30, 2023 at 4:00 pm

Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort

We are Located on the Atlantic side of the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton, Cabot Shores is a second home to guests and staff from all over the world. We offer a range of traditional and unique accommodations, outdoor adventures, wellness & cultural activities and serve delicious meals in our bistro. Join our team of hardworking, fun-loving staff and spend your time in a beautiful setting, enjoying outdoor activities.


Our Front Desk team is a visitors’ first point of contact to Cabot Shores! The successful candidate should be outgoing and friendly with a positive attitude and a natural talent for customer service and multitasking skills. They work closely together to ensure daily operations are done smoothly. We are looking for individuals who are efficient and comfortable being a member of a team. Strong communication skills are essential to work with guests booking accommodations or arriving at the resort and also the entire Cabot Shores staff. This role also comes with the responsibility of walking guests around the resort, ensuring they find their accommodations, and helping them with small tasks such as starting fires and maintaining hot tubs. The ability to multitask, while maintaining and managing administrative support, is important in this position. You will be responsible for coordinating activities and helping people reach their full potential. The ideal candidate for this job is resourceful, a good problem solver, organized, and up for an adventure. If this sounds like you, click below for the full job description.


We are an eco-friendly resort and use non-toxic cleaning products and detergents. We are looking for professional housekeepers able to attend to our facilities with integrity and attention to detail while being efficient. Our goal is to create a clean and pleasant environment for our guests to stay in.


We operate a 55-acre property with a dozen yurts, several treetop domes, chalets, rooms in the main lodge, a campsite and a farmhouse 12km up the road which need regular maintenance. We’re looking for professionals who can take the initiative and help anticipate problems before they occur. The ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively with vendors, visitors and anyone else he or she encounters on the job.


Guest Services – Diploma/Degree in Hospitality Management/Business Management or any management program.

Housekeeping – No qualifications required.

Maintenance & Repair – Diploma/Degree in Mechanical/Electronics/Carpentry/Civil/Construction

How to apply instructions

Please send your resume, cover letter, and references to with the subject line indicating the position you are applying for.

Application end date

June 30th, 2023