tour guide - Whitehorse (YT) - Job posting

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With some duties as a a Sightseeing Guide

Posted on November 08, 2019 by Employer details Yukon Wide Adventures Inc.

Job details

  • Location Whitehorse, YT Y1A1Z2
  • Salary$$15HOUR hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, On Call, Flexible Hours, To be determined, Morning
    09:00 to 18:00
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Job no. 1350545
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Class 4/4F/F/4A-B-C Licence (ambulances, emergency vehicles and buses with fewer than 24 passengers)


1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Resolve itinerary and other problems; Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction; Manage the daily operations of a sport or recreational organization; 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; 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
Language Pairs
Major Work Area
Tourism/travel services
Number of Tours Guided
10 tours and +
Geographical Areas of Specialization
Additional Skills
Drive sightseeing or tour vehicle
Type of Guide
Escorted group travel guide; Driver-guide, local; Walking tour guide
Tours Focus
Sightseeing; Historical sites; Walking tours
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Wet/damp; Cold/refrigerated
Transportation/Travel Information
Vehicle supplied by employer; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking
Work Location Information
Rural area; On-site customer service; Staff accommodation available; Urban area; Remote location; Various locations
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Reliability; Organized

How to apply

By email:

In person:

102 Lambert Street
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 1Z2 between 09:00 AM and 06:00 PM

Job location:

102 Lambert Street

Advertised until:


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