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whitewater rafting guide Verified Expired

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

Job details

  • LocationGolden, BC
  • Salary20.00 hourly for 30 hours per 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employmentFull time
  • Start dateStarts as soon as 2023-04-17
  • Benefits: Financial benefits, Other benefits
  • vacancies 6 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2256419

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

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

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 specialization

  • Rafting

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

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
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gratuities

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary 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

2022-12-24

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