ALGONQUIN PARK WINTER GUIDE
December, 2013 to March 2014
Winter Guide Dec 2013 to March 2014
Voyageur Quest is looking for a winter guide to work 3 and 5-day adventures at the north west corner of Algonquin Park. Applicants should have strong leadership skills and be comfortable speaking about Algonquin Park, night sky and local culture in front of an adult commercial and family market. Good interpretative and winter program skills are essential as is the ability to snowshoe and back country ski.
As a member of the Voyageur Quest guiding team, you will be exposed to a fast-paced, dynamic, and challenging environment whereby your organizational and planning skills will enhance the outdoor wilderness experience for first timers as well as seasoned outdoor enthusiasts. At VQ, you will be working with a small team of skilled outdoor professionals delivering internationally acclaimed and internationally awarded programs and services to clientele from around the world. VQ's comprehensive training program will familiarize you with the local environment as well as provide you with opportunities to further develop your outdoor wilderness skills.
Applicants should have the following certification:
• Wilderness First Responder
All winter Guides are expected to have:
- Personal snowshoes, cross country skiis & personal camping gear used for tripping
- Comprehensive wilderness First Aid Kit
$125/day to $150 per day depending on level of experience
Voyageur Quest is a wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our four facilities are located at Algonquin Park's northwest corner. The head office, reservations and logistics take place in the Toronto office.
For more information on Voyageur Quest -- please visit http://www.voyageurquest.com
Interested candidates should e-mail a résumé ASAP with cover letter to: