Are you the person who goes out of their way to make someone feel at ease and important? Does the thought of working outdoors, no matter the weather, and doing physical work all day get you excited? If so, a Tour Guide role with Arctic Tours Canada could be the perfect fit.
- Escort individuals or groups on scheduled northern lights experiences and other activities that we offer.
- Utilize microphones or other communication devices.
- Resolve itinerary and other problems.
- Ensure and monitor guest luggage transfers.
- Develop and deliver commentaries;
- Describe points of interest.
- Confirm transportation and accommodation reservations.
- Co-ordinate guided experiences.
- Attend to hotel, airport and other check-in and check-out procedures.
- Co-ordinate activities with local tour guides or leaders of travel groups.
- Assist guests with special needs.
- Collect administration or entrance fees.
- Assist guest to setup photography equipment
- Conduct guided aurora viewing and photography tours, fishing tours, walking tours, sightseeing of museums, gallery exhibitions and historical sites visits, hiking and other guided experiences that we offer.
- Provide historical and scientific facts about northern lights and sell our northern lights inspired souvenir’s.
- Answer inquiries and provide information
- Ensure safety of all tour participants all the time.
- Ability to guide in English and another language Taiwanese, Chinese, Japanese or Spanish added advantage.
(certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid & CPR Certificate,
- Wildlife Awareness Training,
- Food Safety Handling Certificate,
- Cold Stress Training
- 2+ years experience in guided tours
- Experience in night photography and Adobe Photoshop editing software
Compensation | Full Time
$17/hour plus gratuities
Location : Yellowknife
If you think you have what it takes and could handle a job that offers incredible learning adventures and a rewarding experience, please send us your cover letter and resume. Accommodation assistance offered to qualified candidates.
“first of all, we would like to say thank you to Rebecca for helping us from the very beginning since we are a group of 13 people, without experience, but very excited for aurora hunting tour , she was very patient to answer our questions from hotel reservation, tours idea and weather etc. and on the day of tour, the tour girl was very nice and helpful, she made us a pleasant experience in Yellowknife. we are definitely and recommended to joint Arctic Tours Canada next time.”