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Posted on August 05, 2019 by Employer details Arctic Range Adventure

Job details

  • Location 208A Strickland Street Whitehorse, YT Y1A2J8
  • Salary$$15HOUR hourly for 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Benefits: Gratuities, Commission
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Job no. 1276933
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate

Experience

No experience

Specific Skills
Utilize microphones or other communication devices; Sell souvenirs; Resolve itinerary and other problems; Provide information on tipping customs, currency exchange rates, metric conversion and other details; Ensure and monitor luggage transfers; Develop and deliver commentaries; Describe points of interest; Confirm transportation and accommodation reservations; Co-ordinate recreation activities; Attend to hotel, airport, train and other check-in and check-out procedures; Attend to international border crossings; Co-ordinate activities with local tour guides or leaders of performance groups; Assist clients/guests with special needs; Collect administration or entrance fees; Transport or escort individuals or groups on tours of cities, waterways and industrial and other establishments; Conduct guided tours of museums, gallery exhibitions and historical, heritage and other sites, answer inquiries and provide information
Number of Tours Guided
10 tours and +
Other Languages
Japanese; Spanish; Castilian
Geographical Areas of Specialization
Canada
Additional Skills
Drive sightseeing or tour vehicle
Type of Guide
Step-on local guide; On-site local guide; Meet and greet local guide; Escorted group travel guide; Escorted individual travel guide; Driver-guide, local; Tour Director; Walking tour guide
Tours Focus
Sightseeing; Historical sites; Bus tours; Walking tours
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract)
Work Site Environment
Outdoors
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel; Willing to travel regularly; Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling; Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
Rural area; Urban area
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

Employment groups Help -

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Students

How to apply

By email:

jobs@arcticrange.com

By phone:

867-667-2209 between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM

Online:

https://www.arcticrange.com/en/tour-guide-application.html

By mail:

208A Strickland Street
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2J8

Job location:

208A Strickland Street

Advertised until:

2019-09-29

Important notice: This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s job posting system. The Government of Canada has taken extra steps to make sure it is accurate and reliable but cannot guarantee its authenticity.

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