Lake Minnewanka Cruise Captain Tour Guide

Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit - Banff, AB
$17 an hour


What perks can you expect?:
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Seasonal work experience setting in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location
Fast-paced and active position – get your step counter ready!
Excellent options for discounted meals and lodging, including further discounts for returning team members at certain locations
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends
Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations
Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks
What will you do in this job?:
Receive Paid training to qualify as a Licenced Boat Captain and Tour Guide!
Operate tour boats with the safety of all passengers as the primary focus, in accordance with Transport Canada regulations Master Limited <60 Ton (paid training provided)
Demonstrate a positive attitude and good communication skills
Ensure that a high level of customer service is given to each guest
Assist as needed to ensure all visitors to Lake Minnewanka have the very best possible guest experience
Maintain trip and mechanical logs
Sustain a safe and clean environment in all areas controlled by Minnewanka Lake
The starting wage is $15 per hour, increasing to $17 per hour after successfully completing the Transportation Canada certification. This position is eligible for a retention bonus of $0.50 for every regular hour worked
NOTE: Transport Canada regulations state that In Canada only Canadian or Permanent resident of Canada can work on Canadian vessels. TC form #82-0701
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
High attention to detail and good communication skills
Strong customer service skills
Public speaking skills
Mechanically inclined
Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC), support and course reimbursement provided
To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check
What will your work environment be like?:
This fun, summer job runs from May through to September or October 2021.
Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring locations. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun!
Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around national parks.
Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi
Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required
This job description describes this role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole.

To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required.

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