Maintenance Department Manager
Borealis Basecamp

Guests stay in geo-desic igloos, with clear roofs to view the aurora from their beds

Live and work under the Aurora Borealis!

We are off the grid in the Boreal Forest, with views of the White Mountains

  • year round

Maintenance Department Manager

Borealis Basecamp
Fairbanks, Alaska
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Starts soon! (Mar 31, 2023)

At Borealis Basecamp, we are dedicated to providing the best customer service in Alaska to our guests. We are an experiential destination just outside of Fairbanks, where guests from all over the world gather to watch the northern lights and experience Alaska’s beauty. We seek dedicated, friendly, energetic people who enjoy interacting with people from all over to join our team.

Duties: Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training staff members. Coaching, counseling, and providing corrective action to staff. Creating a friendly, welcoming, customer-service driven environment for guests and staff members. Communicating with other department heads, including front desk manager, housekeeping manager, activities manager, operations manager, and ownership as appropriate. Thinking creatively to solve problems that invariably arise with logistics. Ensure functionality of all on site systems including but not limited to: power systems, fresh water systems, grey water systems, heating systems, wireless network, preventative maintenance, and snow maintenance procedures. Upholding and monitoring all safety policies. Inventorying and maintaining proper stock levels of all fuels and consumables. Developing, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, procedures, and productivity standards. Willingness to work on ground level operations on a day to day basis.

Job Requirements: Professional demeanor, time management skills, resourcefulness. Ability to lift, rotate and place 50lbs. Background in construction and off grid systems is crucial to the duties of this position. Ability to negotiate uneven terrain in low light. Valid drivers’ license, reliable transportation, strong oral and written communication skills and creative thinking skills required. Willingness to work in the outdoors in Arctic climate crucial. Ability to stand on feet for up to 8 hours a day.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

How to Apply

Please send us an email with your resume and what interests you about Basecamp!