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Hunting Guide Posted on Mar 12, 2018 by Black Dog Outfitters Ltd.

  • Location Tofield, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 45 to 52 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 10, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Black Dog Outfitters Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Guide Specializations

  • Hunting (firearms)
  • General outdoors guiding

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

  • Firearm acquisition certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Hunting Guide License

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Operate and maintain firearms
  • Maintain equipment

Specific Skills

  • Address customers' complaints or concerns
  • Prevent legislation violations
  • Plan trips
  • Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Advise on specific regulations such as hunting and fishing laws and boating regulations, follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work Site Environment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Room and board provided
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • 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.

By e-mail:

bburns4@telusplanet.net

By phone:

780-203-2876

Advertised Until

May 10, 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.

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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