Arctic Range Adventure, one of Yukon’s leading outdoor adventure companies, is looking for a few exceptional adventure & sightseeing tour guides to work day and multi-day trips in the Yukon.
Here is the most fascinating landscape in the north west, and Arctic Range Adventure is a great company to work for. We also recognize that guides are an important factor in providing excellent adventure trips. We want the best.
We know that a road trip is a social event as much as it is a wilderness or backcountry adventure, and guides are the catalysts that make the event what it is. Guides set the tone. Good guides can make an otherwise bad trip a good trip, and they can make an otherwise OK trip an excellent one. They do this through the energy they put into the trip. Not just the physical energy, but the social energy. Good guides have strong social skills. They care about people, and are sensitive to their needs. They are entertaining, engaging, and fun to be with.
Arrange for transportation for visitors
Assemble and check required supplies and equipment before departing for tour
Describe points of interest along the tour and answer questions as required
May be responsible to guide visitors while operating a vehicle, traveling in a vehicle or on-site while providing commentary
Monitor visitors’ activities in order to ensure compliance with establishment or tour regulations and safety practices
May have to either plan and/or conduct itineraries and activities
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Good organizational skills
Good customer service skills
Strong leadership skills
Good knowledge of local history and geography or willingness to acquire this knowledge
Must be able to work alone
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Fluency in English and Spanish or Japanese
Some high school
Up-to-date First Aid Certificate & CPR
Commercial Driver’s License
Very competitive salary
Training and certification programs are supported
Supplementary company training
Top notch equipment to use
$15.00/hour for 40.00 hours per week
Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada (4 vacancies)
How to Apply
Fill out our online application: http://www.arcticrange.com/en/experienced-adventure-guide-application.html and email your resume, cover letter and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Send you application and resume to Arctic Range Adventure PO Box 30140 Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5M2
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Advanced knowledge, and the drive to keep learning, about the history, flora and fauna of the area.
Advanced canoe & wilderness survival skills
Exceptional organizational skills
Adaptable, flexible, reliable and proactive work ...