We are currently looking for a tour guide for night-time Aurora Viewing and day-time natural interpretation & sightseeing tours!

Northern Lights Resort & Spa is an award winning Lodge/Resort business catering to customers from all over the globe and we offer All-Inclusive packages for Northern Lights Viewing & Nature – Fun Activities between September to April. We are looking for an enthusiastic and adventures tour guide for Northern Lights Viewing and daytime sightseeing & natural interpretation tours.

This will be a very diverse job in a fast pace environment and flexibility in many fields is required. In this position you will have to have great team work skills as well as individual decision making skills. The main aspect of this job is guiding day tours, Aurora tours and sightseeing tours, natural interpretation tours and airport transfers as well as help with the general daily duties at the Resort if needed. We offer continuous training on the job. This position is for an open minded outgoing person, looking to work well in our small team as well as independent and developing new ideas to successfully help grow Northern Lights Resort & Spa.

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Guiding skills (interpretative skills, further training on the job)
  • Good knowledge of local history and geography or willingness to acquire this knowledge

• Organization skills

  • Reliability, Dependability & Punctuality
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions

• Co-ordinate recreation activities

• Describe points of interest

• Resolve itinerary and other problems

• Ensure and monitor luggage transfers

• Attend to hotel, airport and other check-in and check-out procedures

• Develop and deliver commentaries

  • Co-ordinate activities with local tour guides
  • Transport or escort individuals or groups on sightseeing day tours

• Conduct guided tours of museums and historical, heritage and other sites,

• answer inquiries and provide information

• Independent work in the fields of guiding, planning and scheduling

• punctual, team player/leader, responsible

• Valid drivers licence, Canadian Class IV drivers licence an asset

  • Up-to-date First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)

Salary:

Hours: Full Time (35hours per week)

Salary starting at :$15 – 20 / hour depending on experience

Assets:

  • Fluency in a second language an asset, French and/or Spanish with translating skills
  • Photography Skills an asset but training will be provided

Job Location:

  • Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada