Camp Cook & Housekeeper
Yukon Zinc

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Posted: 07-10-2020

Closes: Until Filled


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Job #722

Job Description/Duties:

PricewaterhouseCoopers Inc., in its capacity as Court-Appointed Receiver of Yukon Zinc Corporation has an immediate contract position for an experienced Camp Cook & Housekeeper (OFA3/EMR) at the Wolverine Mine located in southeast Yukon.

Wolverine is a "dry camp", fly-in/fly-out underground mine that is currently on care and maintenance. The mine site is located halfway between Ross River and Watson Lake on the Robert Campbell Highway, approximately 1 hour of air travel from of Whitehorse.

Please note that we are only screening local (Yukon) candidates for this opportunity. The successful candidate will be required to work 12 hours a day on 2 weeks in, 2 weeks out rotation.
We thrive to provide a safe and healthy environment and offer competitive compensation to our contractors.


Reporting to the care & maintenance Supervisor, the Camp Cook & Housekeeper works as a key member of the small Care & Maintenance team in the Wolverine Mine site responsible for site-wide maintenance and related work. Specific responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

• Provide general cooking, cleaning and housekeeping works in the day to day operation
• Demonstrate a professional attitude with the C&M crew between 6 – 12 people
• Liaise with other camp cook in ordering, receiving and organizing grocery inventory and cleaning supplies
• Practice "first in first out" rotation procedures to ensure food inventory control
• Perform safe food storage and proper food preparation standards
• Perform general cleaning and sanitization in the kitchen, washrooms, hallways and other common work areas
• Maintain good housekeeping standards in the camp as required by the supervisors
• Report all incidents and accidents immediately
• Be prepared to respond to any First Aid emergencies 24 hours a day
• Support medical evacuations as instructed by Medical Care Professionals and the site Emergency Response Plan (ERP)
• Provide ongoing inventory control of First Aid Room supplies
• Other duties as reasonably assigned by the Supervisor


• Minimum 1-year experience in similar food preparation and housekeeping role
• Experienced working in a remote camp environment in a 12-hour shift and 2-week rotation
• Able to work independently in an efficient manner with minimum supervision
• Solid organizational and problem-solving skills
• OFA 3 or EMR ticket or equivalent is required
• Food Safe certificate is required
• WHMIS certificate is required

Interested candidates please send your resume and certifications to

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those have been short listed will be contacted.




Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Full-Time, 12 hours a day (2 weeks in, 2 weeks out rotation)
Wage: TBD and is dependent on the qualification of individual applicant

Temporary Seasonal

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Additional Requirements : Carefully read the description as the employer has specified additional requirements.

Apply to: Spencer