Spring-summer 2022



We are offering a seasonal employment opportunity for a post-secondary student residing in the Columbia Basin to work as an Assistant Innkeeper for the 2022 spring/summer season.

The right candidate will be involved in many aspects of running the Guest House including but not limited to:


  • Manage reservations and client database in our property management software.

  • Greet and welcome all guests with professionalism and warmth, making suggestions for dining and activities in the area.

  • Maintain a positive relationship with all guests before/during/after their stay.

  • Listen and act on guest concerns, needs, and issues to ensure all needs are met promptly and to their complete satisfaction.

  • Manage routine maintenance and operational procedures of the buildings.

  • Assist with office work, to include: social media posts, maintenance of the various marketing platform's, revisions to the guests activities booklet and website.

  • Assist and oversee all housekeeping routines to the highest standards.

  • Help prepare and serve breakfast when it's requested (an additional service clients may request).

  • Maintain landscaping and gardens.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be a full-time student, residing in a community within the Columbia Basin during this employment opportunity, who is returning to full time studies in the fall.

  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency with computers; familiarity with Google Workspace, reservation software, and social media platforms.

  • Excellent customer relations.

  • Must have time-management skills.

  • Adaptable to change and able to handle multiple priorities under pressure.

  • Eager and focused to exceed guest expectations.

  • Ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism.

  • Basic cooking, baking, horticulture skills are a plus.

Salary: ($16-$20/hour) TBD for 40 hours per week (must be flexible with days of work).

Accommodation: Onsite accommodation available for the right candidate. Please inquire.

Start Date: Negotiable (as early as May 2022)

How to Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to the Attention of Mary (info@wasalakeresort.com)