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Job Details

Guide, Outdoor

Employer

HeLa Ventures Ltd

Date Posted

May 12, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Rocky Mountain House, AB
  • Earnings $15.69 to $17.15 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 26, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

HeLa Ventures Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Guide Specializations

  • Rock Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Mountain climbing
  • General outdoors guiding
  • Canoeing

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Advanced Wilderness First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Wilderness First Aid Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Bear awareness Certification
  • Paddle Canada Certification

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Operate communication (including emergency) devices
  • Operate and maintain watercraft
  • Maintain equipment
  • Orienteering and/or survival

Specific Skills

  • Address customers' complaints or concerns
  • Set up and take down camps
  • Set up emergency shelters
  • Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
  • Prepare meals
  • Plan trips
  • Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
  • Assemble camping gear and supplies
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Room and board provided
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Other benefits

  • On-site recreation and activities
  • On-site housing options
  • Free parking available
  • Transportation provided by employer

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

May 26, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Guide, Outdoor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Outdoor Sport and Recreational Guides
SOCIAL

Interest in speaking to provide instruction for activities such as canoeing, rafting and mountain climbing; and to advise on emergency and safety measures and specific regulations concerning hunting, fishing and boating

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan itineraries for trips and expeditions; to arrange transportation; and to follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations

OBJECTIVE

Interest in handling to assemble equipment and supplies such as camping gear, rafts, life jackets, fishing tackle and food; and in transporting individuals and groups to sites; may prepare meals for groups and set up camps

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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