2015 Summer Positions as of Mar 16, 2015
Working outside at Algonquin Park is truly a pleasure! Helping showcase the beauty of our natural world to our wonderful clientele is another wonderful aspect of our outdoor work. Voyageur Quest is a recognized Canadian Signature Experience wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our canoe outfitter, canoe trip operation and three lodge facilities, are located at Algonquin Park’s northwest corner.
We are presently hiring for the following positions:
2015 TORONTO OFFICE TOUR COORDINATION AND ADMINISTRATION
Our Toronto office is looking for a quarterback to run our office. This person should have excellent communication and administration skills. The role focuses on customer communication on the telephone and through email. Good understanding of word press, ex-cell and Photoshop is important along with first class organization and ability to multi- task. This role is a 9 – 5 , M- F year round position and is open now. Options include taking a 7 month or year round contract. Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé ASAP with cover letter to: email@example.com
2015 Summer ALGONQUIN PARK CANOE TRIP GUIDE / LEADER
Voyageur Quest is looking for additional guide /instructors to work 3 and 5-day canoe trip and Outdoor education trips at the North West corner of Algonquin Park. Applicants should have strong leadership skills and be comfortable speaking about Algonquin flora, fauna, night sky and local culture in front of an adult commercial and family market. Good interpretative and program skills are essential. Applicants should have the following certification: Wilderness First Responder, Bronze Cross or higher swimming lifeguard status and strong leadership experience in a wilderness environment. All Canoe Guides must have: Personal Paddle, PFD, tent, personal camping gear used for tripping, comprehensive wilderness First Aid Kit.
Driver’s license and car an asset to allow for transport to and fro. Train, Bus and occasional shuttle available from Toronto. Contracts available from: May 28 – August 30 and August 18 to September 29, 2015 From $140-150/day plus tips commensurate with experience. Lakeside accommodation available while off trip. Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé ASAP with cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org