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Job Details

Hunting Guide

Posted on Apr 19, 2021 by Alberta Waterfowl

  • Location Empress, AB
  • Earnings $30.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 13, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Waterfowl

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Guide Specializations

Hunting (firearms)

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

  • Operate and maintain firearms
  • Maintain equipment

Specific Skills

  • Set up and take down camps
  • Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
  • Prevent legislation violations
  • Plan trips
  • Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
  • Assemble camping gear and supplies

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Room and board provided
  • Remote location
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

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

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

Jun 13, 2021

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
The Hunting Guide is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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