Just moved to NW Calgary

City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-01-31
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Posted: 2014-01-31


Just moved here from Ontario where I worked the past 4 years in Algonquin park as the Maintenance manager at Camp Tanamakoon, I have plenty of experience working on repairs, assisting in construction projects, chainsaw work, and camp operations.


February 1st, 2014


2003- 2007 Ontario Secondary School Diploma: Southwood Secondary School, Cambridge, ON.

2007- 2009 Fanshawe College, General Arts and Science: London, ON.

2009- 2010 Fleming College: Outdoor Adventure Skills, Lindsay, ON.

2010-2011 Fleming College: Urban Forestry, Lindsay ON.


June 2013 W.H.M.I.S Training

June 2013 Basics of fall Protection and Prevention

May 2013 Small Vessel Operator Proficiency

May 2013 Small Drinking Water System Operator

April 2011 Ontario G -Class Drivers License

April 2011 Propane Handling Class CH-02 Certification

June 2011 Standard First Aid and CPR Level C

October 2011 Chainsaw Operator License

October 2011 Traffic Control Persons Certification

November 2011 Wilderness Medical Associates CA: Wilderness First Aid

March 2010 Lifesaving Society: Bronze Cross

October 2009 Canoe Tripping Level 1- Ontario Recreational Canoeing

& Kayaking Association

October 2009 Flat Water Canoeing Level 3- Ontario Recreational Canoeing & Kayaking Association


April- Dec/2012 Maintenance Manager

Feb/2013- Present Tanamakoon, Algonquin Park, Ontario

 Directed and delegated maintenance responsibilities to staff members

 Updated procedures to operate in a more efficient approach

 Co-ordinated : business receipts, documents, manuals, requisitions, risk management information, health & safety information, etc

 Created a comprehensible maintenance operating procedure portfolio

 Observed, and regulated the water system

 Ensured emergency procedures were understood and practiced

 Drove camp vehicles for town runs, and dropping off canoe trips

Maintenance Staff

May- Nov 25/2011 Camp Tanamakoon, Algonquin Park, Ontario

May& June 2011 General Maintenance including:

 Building renovations

 Generator & heavy equipment operator

 Boat & barge operator

 Opening closing camp

 Tree removal, and clean up

 Directing and teaching new staff members

July& August Canoe Tripper

2010- 2011 Camp Tanamakoon, Algonquin Park, Ontario

 Navigating routes throughout Algonquin park

 Management of canoes and other equipment

 Preparing meals, animal proofing camp

 Motivating youth to succeed and embrace nature

Jan 2011-

May 2011 Davey Tree Experts

Dave Tree, Kitchener, Ontario

 Assisted in tree removal

 Brush dragging, chipping, raking

 Saw & chipper sharpening, and maintenance

 Set up traffic control equipment

 preformed circle checks on trucks, documented daily.

August 2007- Customer Service Specialist (Electronics dept

April 2009 Wal-Mart, Cambridge, Ontario

 Assisted customers with product knowledge

 Advised and persuaded customers on decisions

Jan 2007- Maintenance Staff (Co- Op)

June 2007 Best Western, Cambridge Ontario

 Replaced or upgraded damaged property

 Arranged meetings rooms for appropriate functions

 Kept pool in respectable operating condition


Seasonal October- Cambridge Minor Hockey Association

April 1994- 2009

 3 Most Improved awards

 3 Most Sportsmanlike

 2 Most Dedicated

Feel free to email me If you are interested