Breitenbush Hot Springs Retreat
Breitenbush Hot Springs Retreat and Conference Center (BHS) currently has an opening on the Systems Team.
The Systems Team is responsible for the maintenance and operation of the hydro-electric generator, backup diesel generators, domestic water filtration plant, geothermal heat exchangers, mineral water system, waste water system, and all of the associated distribution systems.
Job skills and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: the ability to and knowledge of installing, replacing, repairing and maintaining water mains, valves, pumps, meters and hydrants. Operation of, backhoes, trenchers and other industry related tools and equipment essential to the work. Desirable qualifications include: Oregon WD Certification; Cross Connection Certification, construction experience, This position requires the ability to respond to after-hours emergencies. Applicants should be familiar with water line construction, general construction, and maintenance operations of a water utility, and must be able to bend, stoop, stand, walk long distances, dig with a shovel and lift 50 lbs.
Qualified candidates would ideally have prior experience as systems operator at a water or sewer treatment facility and/or general plumbing and/or electrical experience and/or mechanical skills, with handyman skills a plus. Applicant would also have basic computer skills and good communications skills, be self motivated, excel in a team environment, and be able to function effectively in a guest service setting.
Breitenbush Hot Springs currently offers a complete employment package including medical, dental and vision coverage; paid vacation and sick leave. Compensation is OR minimum wage plus the following benefits:
- Simple housing
- Utilities and Laundry
- Most meals
- Organic groceries at cost
- Hot Springs for soaking
- Community living, Sauna, yoga, and much more
BHS is a 38 year old member owned cooperative located 10 miles Northeast of Detroit, Oregon. The community is surrounded by the Willamette National Forest and has access to countless outdoor activities. To apply for these positions, you must visit the Breitenbush Hot Springs website (see below for direct link) and fill out our online application. http://www.breitenbush.com/community/employment.html