Can you picture yourself delivering authentic and unique guest experiences, while being able to spend your breaks taking in views of beautiful Mahone Bay, shooting a few hoops, or paddle boarding on the Atlantic Ocean? Here at Oak Island, we work hard and play often. Fun is always in SEA’son – join our crew and get away, every day!


Jump on Ship! The Opportunity:

At Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre, we have an immediate opening for an Overnight Maintenance Technician! If you are a self-motivated individual with a talent for problem solving, we want you!

What You Will Do:

  • Survey building and systems around the hotel to ensure everything is functioning properly. Perform and preserve general aesthetic upkeep and general maintenance work of guest rooms, hotel and chalets when required
  • Assist in administering and documenting equipment preventative maintenance and guest room preventative maintenance
  • Conduct inspections and repairs on the company appliances (fridges, ice machines, and washers/dryers) or building’s equipment such as heating and cooling systems, as well as plumbing systems (plumbing fixtures, toilets, drain lines, shut off valves)
  • Responsible for the daily readings of HVAC equipment, pool chemical balances, verifying life safety systems are fully operational, advising Management of any concerns and take appropriate action to resolve any issues.
  • Promote and actively participate in Occupational Health and Safety initiatives. Assist in the implementation of fire and safety inspections making sure they are completed and any discrepancies corrected
  • Liaise with Front desk and Housekeeping about maintenance issues discovered while cleaning rooms and take appropriate action to resolve any issues
  • Removes rubbish, recycling and composting from hotel and brings to collection area

What We Offer You:

  • Paid training
  • Comprehensive Group Benefits plan; effective immediately for all eligible employees
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Discounts on accommodations, dining, boat tours, and more!
  • Inclusive, supportive, and fun work environment
  • Free access to our amazing amenities (pools, tennis courts, gym, kayaks, paddleboards, etc.)

What You Need to Succeed:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a related field, preferably in a similar environment
  • Excellent knowledge of electrical, mechanical, HVAC plumbing, fire/life/safety systems, pool operations, carpentry, masonry, all wall covering systems, flooring (including carpet, tile, wood and finishes)
  • Able to work at heights and on ladders
  • Able to meet physical requirements of position, which includes, but is not limited to: frequent standing and walking, lifting (up to 75lbs), bending and kneeling, and pulling and pushing
  • Able to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays


If you are ready to join our supportive and inclusive team, apply online with your resume today!

Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre is committed to Employment Equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels. We welcome applicants from Aboriginal people, visible minority groups, persons with disabilities and women in occupations and positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify on either your cover letter or resume.

         Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre is a division of IMP Group Limited.