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

Join Our Amazing Team at SHHS

We are a diverse team of passionate, community-engages folks who strive every day to make a positive difference. We are social justice advocates and work tirelessly to provide meaningful and effective programs that remove barriers and promote equity.

As a values-driven organization, we're looking for people that share our vision and commitment to:

Respect, Dignity, Gratitude, Diversity, Equity, Mutual Contribution, and Integrity.

Note that Squamish Helping Hands workplace currently falls under a Provincial Health Order that requires workers to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

We have the following position(s) available:

Operations Assistant- Summer Student

Spend your summer at Under One Roof learning skills in facility management, maintenance, project assistance, coordinating volunteers and people and more. You will have the BEST professional mentor in our Operations and Enterprise Manager.

Summer Student Operations Assistant Job Description.

This is a temporary 10 week position, 35 hours/week. Start date is approximately mid-June 2022.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Summer Student-Operations Assistant" in the subject line. Applications are due June 1, 2022

Kitchen Helper- Summer Student

This summer spend some time at the Food Hub @Under One Roof. You will assist with meal preparation, food programs such Food Hampers, the Food Market, Food repurposing etc. You will learn how to work with people who are experiencing barriers, learn leadership skills, and communication skills.

Summer Student Operations Assistant Job Description.

This is temporary 8 week position, 35 hours/week. Start date is approximately mid-June 2022.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Summer Student-Kitchen Helper" in the subject line. Applications are due June 1, 2022

Front Line Worker- Night Owls

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

Night Owl shifts are 11 pm - 7 am or 12 pm to 8 am.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@shhs.ca with "Front Line Worker" 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.

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!

Squamish Helping Hands Society is committed to creating an inclusive, accessible environment where all members of our community feel welcome, valued, respected, and supported. We encourage applications from the diverse communities in which we live and serve, including but not limited to people of colour, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.