Lake Minnewanka Banff Fishing Guide

Pursuit Collection
80 reviews
Banff, AB
$17.50 an hour - Seasonal, Full-time

Job details


Pay
$17.50 an hour
Job type
Seasonal
Full-time
 
Benefits

Discounted or free food
 
Full job description
What will be your daily pursuit?:
Leading fishing excursions on Lake Minnewanka while providing guests with an exceptional National Park visitor experience.

This fun, summer job runs from April/May until September/October.
Compensation:
The starting salary for this role is $17.50 per hour.
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?:
Be prepared for a fast-paced work environment with changing conditions
Demonstrate a positive attitude and good communication skills
Ensure that a high level of customer service is given to each guest
Improve guests experience by offering interpretation on board
Keeping fishing boats and fishing equipment in ready condition
Maintaining trip and mechanical logs and maintaining a safe and clean environment in all areas
Sustain a safe environment in all areas controlled by Minnewanka Lake
Participate in the global effort to keep all areas of Minnewanka clean and wildlife safe
Responsible for guest safety and comfort during tours, without any direct supervision
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
Passionate and experienced angler
High attention to detail and good communication skills
Strong customer service skills
Excellent fishing knowledge
Ability to think calmly and clearly in any situation
Mechanically inclined
Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) support and course reimbursement provided
First Aid experience an asset
Responsible and able to work independently, dependable
To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record 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.