Totem Lodge is seeking a Carpenter/ Handyman


Spend your summer on beautiful Lake of The Woods! Are you looking to make new friends from all over the world, live the Lake Life and make money? Then a job at Totem Resorts is exactly what you are looking for!

We are currently looking for the following position:


Duties and Responsibilities: The duties of the Carpenter/ Handyman include but are not limited to the following:

• Plan and organize daily requirements for maintenance and repairs • Must be able to perform basic to advanced carpentry projects • Must be skilled at finishing carpentry work and have an eye for detail • Basic plumbing, Electrical, and other handyman duties are a huge plus • Inspect facilities, prioritizes necessary repairs, improvements and preventive maintenance • Ensure all tools and equipment are in good working condition, organized and secured • Work with department supervisors to ensure everything is in good working condition and perform repairs accordingly • Work on assigned projects in a timely manner • Operates vehicles and equipment in accordance with all safety regulations


– Ability to work independently as well as part of a team – Self-motivated – Highly organized, capable in time management, strong communication skills, able to prioritize jobs efficiently – Ability to lift & carry 50+ lbs, able to stand/walk for 8+ hours – Experience in the safe and proper use of a variety of power tools – Enjoys a challenge – Reliable and punctual – Great attention to detail – Maintains a professional appearance at all times – Must have a valid driver’s license

The candidate must be willing to relocate for the summer (housing and meals provided), must have a previous experience in a maintenance role. The candidate must have a basic understanding of electrical systems, plumbing, carpentry and general maintenance. WHMIS certification an asset. This position runs from May – October with the possibility of extension.

*Serious inquiries only. If the ad is running, then we are still hiring*