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whitewater rafting guide Verified Student job

Posted on June 24, 2022 by Employer details Kootenay River Runners Ltd.

Job details

  • LocationGolden, BC
  • Salary$20.00 hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employment
    Full time
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Other benefits, Financial benefits
  • vacancies 4 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2097801

Overview

Languages

English

Student status

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Full time enrollment
  • Part time enrollment

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Work Setting

  • Staff accommodation available

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
  • Operate and maintain watercraft
  • Operate photographic and video equipment
  • Operate communication (including emergency) devices
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Maintain equipment
  • Orienteering and/or survival

Credentials

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Wilderness First Aid Certificate
  • Advanced Wilderness First Aid Certificate

Experience and Specialization

Guide Specializations

  • Rafting

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Client focus
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gratuities

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options

Additional requirements

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

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

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-08-22

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