Banff Pursuit Gondola Photo Associate

Pursuit Collection
Banff, AB
$16.50 an hour - Seasonal, Full-time

Job details

$16.50 an hour
Job type

Discounted or free food
Full job description
What will be your daily pursuit?:
Capturing quality photos of our guests enjoying their experience!

This fun, seasonal job is posted as part of our hiring for spring/summer 2024.
The starting salary for this position is $16.50.
What perks can you expect?:
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location
Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends
Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
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?:
The Photo Associate role will provide exceptional service to our guests in the form of in-depth of high energy customer engagement.

Responsibilities include:
Capture quality photos of our customers enjoying their experience, and sell the photo product
Up-selling to additional / supplemental photo products
Uphold our high standards of service, merchandising, and display
Ensuring service is friendly, courteous and professional
Taking a genuine interest in the guest and identifying needs
Operating the point of sale system with accuracy and efficiency
Responsible handling of cash, credit cards, and cash out forms
Accountable reporting any cash or transaction discrepancies
Diligently following Health & Safety standard operation procedures daily
Assisting gift shop staff on sales floor when necessary
Keeping the sales floor and storage areas clean and organized
Communicate with co-workers and management, forward observations and comments in a timely fashion
Monitoring store security, facilitating efficient inventory management and movement
Upholding the high standard of environmental stewardship that is expected of all employees
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
Excellent communication skills, especially with non-native English speakers
Second language an asset
Basic knowledge of the use and troubleshooting of a DSLR an asset, but not mandatory – training will be provided
Strong team player
Highly reliable
Works well in a team environment as well as independently
Enthusiastic, high energy, and out-going personality, ability to use this to engage with guests
Cash handling experience
Able to take initiative on restocking, re-merchandising, and regular cleaning duties
Strong desire to live and experience everything Banff National Park has to offer
To honor our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record and credit check
What will your work environment be like?:
Beautiful. You’ll work in an 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 our amazing properties.
Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog.
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.
Equal Employment Opportunity Information: Pursuit is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Pursuit values diverse backgrounds and experience and we welcome all who are eligible to work in Canada to apply! We thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require an accommodation.