Ross G

  • Canada
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  • Information de voyage

    Actuellement, je suis

    à la maison

    Ma prochaine destination :

    Santa marta (Santa Marta), Colombia - du Jan 2023 au Avr 2023
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  • Description

    I had a long career with the Canadian federal government in finance and administration. I am a capable handyman. I worked as a waiter, bartender, first aid instructor, and swim instructor in my early years. I have backpacked through seven continents in the last several years. I have previous experience as a volunteer in France and South Africa and as a workawayer in Aruba. (2015) and Dominica (2016) and Ecuador (2017 and 2020). I have five adult children and nine grandchildren. I am 69 years old, in excellent health, active and fit, I do not like to be idle. I am a quiet non-drinker, non-smoker. I enjoy being busy and then relaxing on a warm, quiet beach.

    Reviews from previous hosts:
    2018
    Ross was, in a word, A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!! He truly was the hardest working Workaway we have ever had. He worked above and beyond the hours we asked and, in addition to doing everything we gave him, tackled other projects of his own initiative that were real improvements for us. He was lso friendly, easy going and pleasant to be around. Everyone in our community really enjoyed getting to know and spend time with him. He stayed with us for 3 months and we were so sad to see him go. If you are fortunate enough to have him apply for your Workaway position, do yourself a favor and say ‘yes’ as fast as you can! Ross, we will truly miss having you around and as we’ve said before, you would be so welcome back any time!

    2020
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    Ross was one of the best volunteers we had. He is dependable, gives you an honest day’s work. He will automatically continue the job the next day; you do not have to tell him what to do over and over. If he finishes the job and your not around, he will automatically start cleaning or gardening without been told.
    We Highly recommend him

  • Centres d’intérêt

    Plage
    Bénévolat
    Menuiserie
  • Langues

    Langues parlées
    Anglais: Courant

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  • Compétences et connaissances que j'aimerais partager ou apprendre

    Ça m'intéresse :  

    Éco-projets

    J'ai des connaissances :  

    Jardinage
    Bricolage et projets de construction
    Entretien général
    Aider à la maison
    Accueil / tourisme
    Travail associatif
    Enseignement

    Je peux apprendre aux autres :  

    Langues
  • Quelles sont vos compétences ?

    Handyman, construct small buildings, can do flooring, drywall, painting, install doors/windows, minor electrical, mow lawns, landscaping, (see my photo album)

    Career in finance and administration, ability to organize.

    Bartender/waiter, swim instructor in my youth.

  • Âge

    64

  • Autres infos...

    I am an excellent swimmer. I am currently travelling in Colombia and am interested in working anywhere in the country but want to be near a quiet beach.

  • Informations complémentaires

    • Fumeur

    • Permis de conduire

    • Allergies
      No

    • Régime alimentaire spécial
      No

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