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Call for Tender- Custodial Services

Call for Tender to hire for Custodial Services

We are looking for a responsible custodian to maintain and protect our facilities. The external and internal appearance of a building reflects on the occupants. It is important for a custodian to be careful and thorough in working, cleaning and tidying the premises, as well as preventing vandalism.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in a custodian role focused on building upkeep. They will have great physical endurance to cover a large space. A keen eye for detail and diligence are also imperative in custodial services.

Requirements:

Bonded and Insured with $5,000,000 liability
Experience with commercial cleaning

10-15 hours per week (5-7 days a week) to provide custodial services to The Arts Station located at 601 1st Avenue, Fernie, BC.
Weekly general duties will include (but not limited to): Sweep and mop floors, clean and stocking washrooms, dusting, removal of garbage and recycling.
Additional duties will be outlined by the staff as needed.
Reporting to staff repairs and maintenance as needed. Ability to complete minor repairs would be an asset.
Cleaning should be completed before 9am each day.

A walk through can be arranged by emailing info@theartsstation.com to receive a full breakdown of the work required.

Tender closes November 29th 

Contract to start mid-late December

 

2019 Gallery Exhibitions Announced

We have all of our gallery exhibitions lined up for the 2019 calendar year! Here is a comprehensive list of the shows: Liza Gareau Tosh January 3-29 Alysha Clarke January 31 – February 26 Troy Bubba Cook February 28 – March 26 Jocelyn Mudry March 28 – April 23 Donna Bilyk April 25 – May… Continue Reading

Summer Student – Events Project Assistant

The Fernie & District Arts Council is seeking a summer student to help us with our Summer events and programming! Event project Assistant Applicants must be in post secondary education studying in one of the following fields: Event planning/management Hospitality and tourism non-profit or cultural studies. Start Date 18th June, 2018 8-11 week position 30… Continue Reading

Art Smart Scholarship

Art Smart Scholarship Deadline: May 15th If you are a graduating high school student in Fernie who is planning on pursuing the arts at a post-secondary level, you are eligible for a bursary that will help you continue your passion! We have raised $1000 as well as started a fund for future students. Please submit 3-10… Continue Reading

Vacancy: Assistant Administrator

The Fernie & District Arts Council is seeking an energetic assistant to the Administrator. This year-round part-time position averages 20 hours per week. While mainly between regular work hours from Monday to Friday, flexibility is required to accommodate arts programming. The primary focus of this role is in administration but ideally, this person should also have an interest in… Continue Reading

Grant Writing Workshop

Free Arts and Culture Grant Writing Workshops  Columbia Basin – Want to learn more about how to apply for arts and culture grants delivered by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance? Attend a free workshop with Krista Patterson, who will share how to apply and what to expect from the application process.  Continue Reading

ARTS AND CULTURE GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE!

ARTS AND CULTURE GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE! CKCA and the Trust announce 2018-19 programs for individuals, groups and organisations in the Columbia Basic Trust Region (including Fernie). The Fernie and District Arts Council, based in the Arts Station, administers grants for local artists and arts groups and provides supports to people throughout the application and delivery… Continue Reading

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Thank you to our Sponsors
British Columbia Arts Council The City of Fernie Columbia Basin Trust Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance BC Hydro The Fernie Fix Park Place Lodge