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Mountain Guide

Company: 
Northern Escape Heli-Skiing
Job Address: 
2807 Skeena Street
Terrace, BC V8G 3K3
Job Type: 
Full Time
Job Status: 
Seasonal
Start Date: 
Dec 28,2017
End Date: 
April 1, 2018
Job Level: 
Professional
Job Description: 

Job Title: Mountain Guide
Terms: Full-time, Seasonal - December 2017 to April 2018 availability
Wage: $30.45/hour
Benefits: 4% Vacation pay
Work Location: Based in a lodge 10 min outside of the city of Terrace, BC

Duties:

  • Guide Helicopter Skiing (Heli-Skiing)
  • Assess avalanche danger, avalanche forecasting
  • Participate in morning and evening meetings and risk assessment
  • Demonstrate snow science and snow observation skills
  • Advise on safety and emergency procedures, techniques and the use of equipment
  • Provide first aid in emergency situations
  • Drive guests to and from staging areas
  • Socialize with guests

Job Requirements

Qualifications: 

Requirements:

  • ACMG (Association of Canadian Mountain Guides) Ski Guide or  IFMGA (International Federation of Mountain Guide Associations) certification with previous Heli-Skiing experience
  • Experience with avalanche forecasting
  • First Aid ticket and up to date CPR
  • Applicant must be fluent in English and Norwegian is considered and asset.
Salary: 
$30.45 per hour
Application Process: 

Northern Escape Heli-Skiing will provide accommodation and transportation costs within Canada to and from Terrace, BC for the season to the right candidate.
Please submit the following via the Apply Now button below or by fax to 250-615-3181:

  • Job Reference # as indicated at the top of this advertisement
  • Cover Letter and Resume

Please no drop-ins or phone calls.

Deadline: 
Friday December 29, 2017
Post Date:
Wednesday December 6, 2017

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