We are more than just a shelter
we are an exchange.

Join Our Amazing Team at SHHS

Are you compassionate and caring, and looking for a job where you can make a difference?

We have the following position(s) available:

Building Maintenance and Safety Worker

Are you experienced in safety, security, and building general maintenance. Do you possess the ability to communicate well with others using a trauma-informed and compassionate harm reduction approach.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Building Maintenance and Safety Worker and the posting number" in the subject line. Starting wage is $21.63.

Job Posting 2021-33 Regular Full-time 5 days per week, 6 pm - 2 am

Job Posting 2021-34 Regular Part-time 2 days per week, 6 pm - 2 am

2021 33 Building Maintenance And Safety Worker Ex

2021 34 Building Maintenance And Safety Worker Ex

Food Rescue Driver- Part-Time

Posted: October 29, 2021

Are you interested in food security and recovery? Be a part of an innovative team, dedicated to food justice, sustainability, and community work.

The Driver operates the refrigerated truck to pick up, transport and unload food and other donated items.

Driver Job Description

This is a part-time position, 4 days/week for a total of 21 hrs/week. Hours generally are Thursday 9-3, Friday 9-3, Saturday 9-1, Sunday 9-2 with some possibility for change. Starting wage is $19.66/hr. This position will remain open until filled.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Food Rescue Driver" in the subject line.

Front Line Worker - Front Desk /Admin

Posted: October 29, 2021

Are you an organized multitasker who is super comfortable with software applications and client service? The Front Line Worker-Front Desk/Admin individual supports Front Line workers on shift. They help to coordinate participant service and support and serves as a hub of information for participants, volunteers, staff and community members at the Under One Roof Reception Desk.

Front Line- Front Desk Admin Job Description

This position is 32 hrs/week, 4 days/week. Shifts are generally 10 am- 6 pm. Starting wage is $21.63/hr.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Front Desk/Admin" in the subject line. Please apply by November 12, 2021.

Front Line Worker - Night Extreme Weather Program

Front Line Workers at Squamish Helping Hands form the core team that provides support, information, crisis intervention, and ensures the safety of program participants. Front Line Workers employ best practices to reduce harms associated with substance use and engage with individuals to inform, refer, and support participants. Workers use a non-judgmental trauma-informed approach to enhance the knowledge, skills, resources and supports for individuals to be safer and healthier.

Front Line Worker Job Description

The Extreme Weather program provides emergency shelter spaces during periods of extreme weather which threaten the health and safety of those experiencing homelessness. This is a temporary on-call position. Shifts are 9:00 pm to 7:00 am.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca, with "Front Line-Extreme Weather" in the subject line.

Front Line Worker -Casual

Front Line Workers at Squamish Helping Hands form the core team that provides support, information, crisis intervention, and ensures the safety of program participants. Front Line Workers employ best practices to reduce harms associated with substance use and engage with individuals to inform, refer, and support participants. Workers use a non-judgmental trauma-informed approach to enhance the knowledge, skills, resources and supports for individuals to be safer and healthier.

Front Line Worker Job Description

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Front Line Worker-Casual" in the subject line.

Casual Cooks

At Under One Roof we make food with care and compassion. These are ingredients too! Join our team who bring health and joy to community members by creating delicious and nutritious meals. The kitchen environment at Under One Roof is not your typical high stress kitchen. We incorporate rescued food into our meals, school lunches and meals to-go. We foster learning and making connections with participants. There's plenty of opportunity to be creative. Plus you will meet a wide variety of people.

Cook Job Description

For questions or to apply, please send your resume with cover letter to info@shhs.ca. Please put "Cook" in your subject line.

We appreciate all applications but only applicants who have been short listed will be contacted.


Benefits of working at Squamish Helping Hands

  • Regular part-time and full time employees start at 15 days vacation
  • Regular part-time and full time employees receive sick pay
  • Casual employees receive 10.2 $ pay in lieu of vacations and holidays
  • Extended Health and Dental benefits for employees working more than 20 hrs/week
  • Delicious meals provided when on shift
  • Opportunities for training and career advancement
  • Work with an innovative team that is striving to make a difference in the community.
  • No day is the same!