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Balloon Pilot Posted on Nov 07, 2017 by Sundance Balloons

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $800.00 to $1,200.00 weekly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 03, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Sundance Balloons

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Guide Specializations

Hot air ballooning

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

Hot Air Balloon Pilot Licence

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Operate communication (including emergency) devices
  • Maintain equipment

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Hot

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • 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

Jan 03, 2018

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Balloon Pilot is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Outdoor Sport and Recreational Guides
NOC code: 6442
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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