Job Postings

We enjoy what we do at the YWCA of Banff. It’s a special place to work. If you’re an achiever who is passionate about where and the way you spend your days — join our team. Your efforts will be appreciated here.

We provide affordable housing and anti-violence programming, tackling these two tough issues within our community. We also operate the Banff Y Mountain Lodge, a hotel whose proceeds help to fund our charity work.

Roles within our organization are very varied. Some of our jobs look like positions at other hotel facilities in the Bow Valley, but our goal is to improve the lives of others. The benefits of working here include not only the great scenery, but being part of a close-knit, supportive, fun community of international and widely skilled staff.

This page lists current openings within the YWCA Banff and the Banff Y Mountain Lodge. There are openings in the following positions:

POSITION TITLE: Guest Service Agent

Duties: Maintain excellent customer service, handle customer check-ins/check-outs politely and effeciently, preparing of front desk reports of arrivals/departures and registered guests, communicates effectively with other departments.

Requirements: Previous front desk or related hospitality/customer service experience, strong communication skills, must be approachable and open-minded, excellent listening skills, able to work in a fast-paced environment.

This is a full time position. Shift work is required. Staff accommodation is provided on-site.

Rate of Pay: $11.00/hour

Please submit resume by email or fax only to:

Maureen Van Tassell – or fax: 403-760-3202

POSITION TITLE:  Housekeeper

TIME:  Full-time

LOCATION:  Banff, Alberta

Clean hotel, hostel, and residential rooms (this includes making beds and cleaning bathrooms)
Organizing Dorm rooms
Clean all public washrooms
Clean all public spaces
Vacuum, sweep and mop all floors
Group set ups and tear downs


Experience in a hostel or hotel environment an advantage
Must be able to work in a team and with little supervision
Have an excellent eye for detail
Must have excellent organization skills
Must speak, read and write English
A criminal record check will be needed as well
Must be able to commit for at least 6 months.

Rate of Pay:  $11.00 per hour

Please submit resume by email or fax only to:
Maureen Van Tassell – or fax: 403-760-3202

POSITION TITLE: Server/Cook – Y Mountain Café

DUTIES: * Cooking daily a la carte menu * Cooking catering menu for group functions * Develop special of the day * Daily kitchen prep * Service for meetings and banquets * Daily cleaning duties * Serving *

REQUIREMENTS: * English speaking * Grade 12 education * Self-motivated/Team player * Great attitude * Neat appearance * Good communication skills * Able to work well independently as well as part of a team * * Some lifting is required * Cash handling experience is an asset.* * Good work ethic and ability to work in a small team environment. * * References and RCMP criminal check are required. *

The position is permanent, full time (35+ hours/week) and available immediately. Shift work and weekends are necessary. Staff accommodation is available and provided on premise.

Rate of Pay: $10.20/hour plus gratuities

Please submit resume by email or fax only to:

Maureen Van Tassell – or fax: 403-760-3202

DATE:   As soon as possible

POSITION TITLE: Night Auditor/Night Security

General security of the Banff YWCA, maintain and promote a secure building. Front desk responsibilities including checkins and outs, making reservations, answering phones. Ensuring all night procedures are followed and completing the Night Audit.

Previous Front Desk or related hospitality/customer service experience. Strong communication skills. Must be approachable, open minded and posses excellent listening skills. Previous night shift experience beneficial but not essential.

This position is permanent, full-time and available immediately. Shift work and weekends are required. Staff accommodations and meals are available and provided on-site.

Rate of pay: $11.00/hour

Please submit resume by email or fax only to:

Maureen Van Tassell – or fax: 403-760-3202

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