Snowshoe Guide

Title: Snowshoe Guide

Department: Outdoor Education

Reports to: Outdoor Education Supervisors & Outdoor Education Manager

 

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

Snowshoe Guides will lead groups of 2 to 22 people through winter mountain terrain delivering interpretive and experiential snowshoe programs 2 to 3 hours in length. Safety of guests and the delivery of quality programs are of the utmost importance. If you love environmental education and sharing your passion for the outdoors, then this is the role for you.

 

THIS POSITION IS RIGHT FOR YOU IF:

You can lead high quality interpretive snowshoe tours, which include programs that cover plant and animal adaptations to winter, winter safety and survival skills, nature games, fitness, etc.

You can always ensure group safety.

You have role modeling preparedness, wilderness etiquette and respect for environment and healthy lifestyle.

You want to share your passion for nature and the outdoors.

 

WHAT WE REQUIRE FROM YOU:

Excellent communication and guest service skills.

Education and/or background in a related field (Outdoor Recreation, Environmental Sciences, Education) or an equivalent combination of experience.

Reliable and mature.

Experience as a group leader/guide in an outdoor setting.

Experience working with children in an outdoor setting.

Wilderness travel experience, skills, knowledge, and awareness.

Valis First Aid certificate (Standard First Aid)

 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:

Seasonal position, December thru to mid-April.

Hourly wage.

Complimentary Season’s pass and shuttle bus pass.

Range of industry discounts and perks.

 

Mt Seymour is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to recruitment@mtseymour.ca indicating the position you are applying for or complete the online application form.