Are you passionate about Canada? Are you in love with the natural beauty this great land offers? Does travelling to mountains, waterfalls, glacial lakes, coastal rainforests, and beaches get your heart pumping? Do you own a Toque? And last of all do you have a CLASS 4 Licence? If so, continue reading as this job might be the perfect fit for you!
Our Road Rangers will be responsible for driving one of our mini-coaches or vans, providing excellent tour commentary and safety, and ultimately ensuring our passengers have the trip of a lifetime. We are looking for people to join our team who possess a great personality, a passion for travel, and a commitment to excellence.
As part of Discover Canada Tours, you will have the opportunity to work in an exciting and fun industry, meet and work with people from all over the world, and gain valuable and fulfilling work experience.
What’s in it for you?
Be part of a team of experienced guides who are enthusiastic about showing off the best areas of the Pacific Northwest while bringing your personal touch to each adventure. Every guide has their favourite regions of British Columbia and the Rocky Mountains, what is your favourite? On every tour, you get to craft your story and give the perfect delivery.
This is the perfect opportunity to further your guiding career, learn, grow and ultimately become a master guide with the motivation to refine your skills.
Flexible working hours and days that allows you to refine your skill set while enjoying life.
In this job, you have the opportunity to promote local tourism, support small businesses in the communities we visit, and have a positive impact on the environment through sustainable tourism.
FEEL AT HOME
Discover Canada Tours is a family-owned company that values each employee’s well being and interest. We take a keen interest in your life and the work-life balance that you should achieve. Remember, you should work to live and not live to work. If you do what you love, it will never feel like work! You will never really work a day in your life.
You could be the perfect fit if you have:
A great, fun-loving, personality
Desire to entertain others
Ability to tell interesting and engaging stories
Previous tour guiding experience
Excellent knowledge of Canada, especially Western Canada
Reliable, flexible and adaptable
Drive to go above and beyond for the client, the company and yourself
Ability to think on your feet and handle stressful situations calmly and professionally
The following qualifications are required and non-negotiable:
First Aid certificate
A Class 4 or Class 2 drivers licence
A permit to live and work in Canada
Only suitable candidates will be contacted.
All potential hires are required to be able to get to departure points on their own.
One of our major departure points is Canada Place in downtown Vancouver.
No phone calls, please. Apply through company website
Discover Canada Tours is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on qualifications. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Post Date: January 8, 2021
820-1111 Melville Street
Created in 2005, Discover Canada Tours, is a division of UNIGLOBE Specialty Travel Ltd (UST); a full-service travel management company based in Vancouver, B.C, which has been in business since 1988 and is fully insured as a tour operator with BCPCA.
Discover Canada Tours (DCT) is the largest student, youth tour operator in Western Canada. Under the Umbrella of DCT is Club ESL, DC Student Adventures (DCSA), and Destination Snow. DCT operates guided year-round adventure travel, specifically designed for the youth market (age 18–35). These tours provide unique and exciting adventures along with a fun and interactive experience. Regular tour itineraries range in duration from 1-day to 2-weeks and we also create custom itineraries to suit various budget and duration preferences. Club ESL offers a full spectrum of services for international students (19+), DCSA provides tours and activities for elementary & high school age students, and Destination Snow is a ski/board bus tour specialist.
Everyone that works for Discover Canada Tours has a passion for travel and meeting people from all over the world. We truly care about each and every one of our guests and strive to give them “the time of their lives“. Everyone in our organization is committed to this belief and will not hesitate to go above and beyond to make sure each guest is having a wonderful experience. We are looking for people to join our team that possess a great personality, a passion for travel, and a commitment to excellence.