Whitewater Rafting Guide
Date PostedNovember 21, 2022
Location Banff, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 5  Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 05, 2022
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Work site environment
- In/on water
- Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
- Operate and maintain watercraft
- Plan trips
- Operate communication (including emergency) devices
- Maintain equipment
- Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
- Set up emergency shelters
- Address customers' complaints or concerns
- Assist clients/guests with special needs
- Train or assist in the training of other workers
- Leading/instructing groups
Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Boat Handling Course Certificate
- General outdoors guiding
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Client focus
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Team player
Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
3 years to less than 5 years
- Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
- Involves supporting green economy sectors
- Requires specialized environmental skills or knowledge
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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
Interest in co-ordinating information to plan itineraries for trips and expeditions; to arrange transportation; and to follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations
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
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