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HI Nanaimo, Painted Turtle Guesthouse

Nanaimo, British Columbia

Nanaimo’s Painted Turtle Guesthouse is an accommodation for travelers to Vancouver Island and Nanaimo. We offer a variety of flexible accommodation options for hostel travelers, couples, families and groups in a classic European-style hotel/hostel. You will experience great hospitality and spotlessly clean comfort at an affordable price while meeting like-minded people from the region and around the world.
Our Nanaimo guesthouse accommodation is located in the heart of the city, within easy walking distance to the famous harbourfront walkway, tourist attractions, boutique stores, pubs, restaurants, coffee shops and the Port Place Shopping Centre. We are only one block from the Coast Bastion Hotel, the Best Western Dorchester Hotel and the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

We are seeking 1 full time and 1 part time housekeeper with previous cleaning experience. Position includes, but is not limited to, the following duties:

  • cleaning rooms and bathrooms, vacuuming, dusting, laundry, and making beds.
  • cleaning kitchen and general facility area, and sorting recycling.
  • assisting the Housekeeping Supervisor with supply lists and general reporting on condition of sheets, and towels.

Start date: Immediately

We want YOU if you 

  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Are pro-active, hands-on and motivated
  • Are a team player but can also work independently with minimal supervision
  • Previous housekeeping experience is an asset – but we are happy to train you up
  • Want to work in a team where everybody is looking out for each other. We strive to provide a fun and supportive work environment where everybody is responsible for each other and part of a strong team. 

Working with us will include

  • Full-time/part-time possible for the right candidate
  • Wage: $15.2 - $16.2 hourly
  • Staff rate accommodation
  • Lots of perks: - complimentary staff stays at other HI-hostels in the region (subject to availability), discounts on surf lessons and adventure tours (hot springs, whale watching, bear watching, kayaking) 


If you think you're just the person we're looking for, then please send us your resume and cover letter today! (Please note this site uses pop-up windows)