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Tour Guide Posted on Feb 26, 2018 by Timberwolf Tours

  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $18.75 to $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 02, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Timberwolf Tours

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Language Pairs

French/English

Number of Tours Guided

5 - 10

Geographical Areas of Specialization

Canada

Guide Specializations

Canoeing

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

  • Local Tour Guide Certification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

Drive sightseeing or tour vehicle

Type of Guide

  • Driver-guide, local
  • Walking tour guide

Tours Focus

  • Sightseeing
  • Walking tours

Specific Skills

  • Describe points of interest
  • Co-ordinate recreation activities

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Walking

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations

Boating Experience

Canoes

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • 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

May 02, 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 Tour Guide is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Tour and Travel Guides
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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Tour Guides
SOCIAL

Interest in speaking to sightseers to answer questions; may sell souvenirs

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to describe points of interest, supply information and provide historical and cultural facts related to the site

directive

Interest in making transportation and other arrangements

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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Travel Guides
SOCIAL

Interest in speaking to sightseers when visiting and describing points of interest

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to confirm reservations for transportation and accommodations, and to meet prepared itineraries

directive

Interest in planning and carrying out recreational activities; and in resolving problems with itineraries, service and accommodations

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.

Learn More

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