BHTM STUDENTS ONLY – Room Attendant, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity


Inspired by your workplace? Is that even possible? At Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, it’s what
we do. All of the time. As Canada’s leading post-graduate arts institution, Banff Centre aims to
inspire everyone who attends our campus – artists, leaders, and thinkers – to unleash their creative
potential. Our mission, passionate team, and picturesque location on Treaty 7 Territory overlooking
the town of Banff in the magnificent Canadian Rocky Mountains come together to create a unique
place to work. Creativity and innovation form the basis of who we are, and we take pride in providing
exceptional service to the thousands of people who come from across Canada, and around the
world, to participate in training programs, attend conferences, and enjoy events at Banff Centre.
Let us help you realize your own potential at Banff Centre.

Room Attendant – Summer Co-op Student
Please note: this is a summer 2018 co-op term opportunity for students currently
attending a post-secondary institution specializing in a hospitality program.

The Opportunity
Our Room Attendants are responsible for the efficient and effective cleaning of all rooms located in
the guest and artist residences, comprised of 450 guest rooms, as well as general public areas.

Qualification and Educational Requirements

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three months experience in housekeeping or a
    related field.
  • A high standard of customer service with a friendly and courteous attitude.
  • Able to meet the physical requirements of this position


Specific Accountabilities
Room Attendants are responsible for the cleaning of the rooms; including making up beds, dusting,
vacuuming, cleaning bathroom amenities and floors, replenishing supplies, and any other cleaning
tasks assigned by the supervisor on duty. The Room Attendant is also responsible for cleaning of
public restrooms, hallways, elevators and lobbies, and other spaces as required, such as the
Leighton studios and staff residences.

Special Requirements

  • Candidates offered a position with the Centre, in this capacity, will be required to obtain a
    criminal record check verifying a clear record before a final job offer can be finalized.
  • Due to the nature of the job, this position requires the candidate to be available to work a
    flexible, irregular schedule and weekends.
  • Physical stamina, the ability to move heavy equipment and to stand, kneel, stretch, and bend
    repeatedly is required.

Application Details

Employment Terms & Benefits
In accordance with CUPE 4318, this is a unionized, termed, hourly support staff position, subject to a
500 hour probationary period.
This position pays $ 14.18 working up to 40 hours per week. The weekly hours will vary based on
departmental workload.
As part of your employment with Banff Centre, you will receive on-the-job training, access to our staff
cafeteria, subsidized fitness memberships, staff events, and free/reduced admission to many Banff
Centre concerts, films, lectures and exhibitions. For more information please visit our benefits page.

Application Process
We are currently accepting applications for the Room Attendant position until
March 1, 2018.
All applications must include a cover letter demonstrating how your experience translates to this
position and why you are interested in becoming part of our team.
Submit your application, resume and cover letter online at

Thank you for your interest in working at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.