Whitewater Rafting Guide Posted on Jan 04, 2018 by Chinook Rafting
Location Banff, AB
Earnings $18.25 to $20.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 8 Vacancies
Closing Date May 04, 2018
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- General outdoors guiding
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Boat Handling Course Certificate
3 years to less than 5 years
- Train or assist in the training of other workers
- Operate photographic and video equipment
- Operate communication (including emergency) devices
- Operate and maintain watercraft
- Maintain equipment
- Leading/instructing groups
- Address customers' complaints or concerns
- Set up emergency shelters
- Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
- Plan trips
- Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
- Assist clients/guests with special needs
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)
Work Site Environment
- In/on water
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
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.
May 04, 2018
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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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