Bridge on Murray River
12 Feb 2019

Seasonal 2019 Wilderness Guide/Naturalist – Algonquin Park

Algonquin Adventure Tours Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Qualifications:

  • Advanced canoe & wilderness survival skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Adaptable, flexible and reliable
  • Advanced knowledge of the natural history, flora and fauna of the area is very important.
  • Strong work ethic (hard work in possibly extreme weather, with many insects, is not for all)
  • Friendly – must enjoy educating travellers from across the globe.
  • Ability to lift/carry 75+ pounds and portage/flip boats like a master.
  • Outdoors card, fishing permit, pleasure craft operators card, food handler certification & wilderness first responder (or be willing to obtain)
  • Paddling & camping gear/clothing for 3 seasons
  • Must enjoy living in a rural setting
  • Military experience, additional languages and campfire music skills are a plus
  • Experience with children and/or a related school degree is a plus
  • Non tobacco smoker (smoke free work place and residence)

Duties:

  • Protect AAT gear from abuse/accident
  • Guide day and multiday canoe/bicycle/hiking/fishing trips
  • Provide safe, educational and fun experiences
  • Set up, take down, clean, pack and maintain all equipment
  • Food preparation, service and cleaning
  • Represent Algonquin Adventure Tours in a professional manner at all times (i.e. uniform, grooming & language)
  • Other duties as assigned

Work Schedule:

  • May 13 – October 13, 2019; full time.

Compensation:

  • Hourly base + generous bonuses + tips + ESA contribution (EI, vacation pay)  – $15,000-$22,000/full season
  • Meals on trips, extensive training and the latest trade tools
  • Awesome free accommodations at our farm in Dwight

How to Apply


Please submit a resume and cover letter explaining why you would be an asset to this growing company. Subject line: AAT Careers 2019. info@algonquintours.com . Please see full details on our website. Hiring is 1st come, 1st served, so please submit ASAP.

Job Categories: Featured. Job Types: Seasonal.

Job expires in 18 days.

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