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12 Aug 2019

Seasonal Waterfowl Scout

Chapel Creek Outfitters Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada

Job Description

Chapel Creek Outfitters is a U.S. based company offering waterfowl hunting trips to clients in Saskatchewan. We are looking to hire two (2) Waterfowl Scouts to explore our hunting zones to locate ducks and geese and liaise with local landowners and guides in preparation for our hunting trips for our clients.

The position is temporary and will coincide with our hunting season from September 1, 2019 to November 15, 2019. The Waterfowl Scout will be required to assist clients as required during each tour, seven days per week. However, it is anticipated that the work-week will be approximately 55 hours per week, with an hourly wage of USD$19.00 per hour. Overtime will be paid in accordance with employment legislation. Our trips will be conducted within approximately a 200km radius of Swift Current, Saskatchewan. Overnights will be at “The K Motel” located at 1W, Intersection Route, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, and these expenses will be covered by the company.

Specific responsibilities of the position will include:

  • Identify landowners and acquire permission to hunt on their land;
  • Plan itinerary for the trip and arrange for transportation for the clients (hunters);
  • Advise clients on hunting regulations in Saskatchewan;
  • Escort clients by vehicle and foot to reach hunting areas;
  • Scout and explore hunting zones to locate ducks and geese;
  • Skin, clean and prepare harvested ducks and geese;
  • Communicate location of birds to hunting guides; and
  • Maintain hunting equipment.

In order to fulfill the requirements of the position, the following skills and experience are required:

  • Previous experience as a hunting guide;
  • Excellent knowledge of and ability to recognize different waterfowl species;
  • Advanced duck and goose calling skills;
  • Sophisticated sense of direction and knowledge of Saskatchewan hunting zones;
  • Interpersonal and oral communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to understand our clients’ requirements on each trip, and adapt trip schedules accordingly; and
  • Proficiency in English, as all trips will be conducted in English.

Chapel Creek Outfitters is registered at 10720 The Trail, Stevensville, Virginia, 23161, USA.

How to Apply

Interested candidates, please send your resumes to: chapelcreekoutfitters@gmail.com

Job Categories: Commercial Outfitters / Guide Services. Job Types: Seasonal.

Job expires in 55 days.

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