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whitewater rafting guide


Source: Job Bank

Location

Jasper, AB
T0E1E0

Salary

$18.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Temporary
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp

Tasks

  • Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
  • Operate and maintain watercraft
  • Plan trips
  • Operate photographic and video equipment
  • Operate communication (including emergency) devices
  • Maintain equipment
  • Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
  • Address customers' complaints or concerns
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Wilderness First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Advanced Wilderness First Aid Certificate

Guide specialization

  • Rafting
  • Canoeing

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Gratuities

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer

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