Day Tours Guide

Type: Full-Time
Job level: Entry Level

Compensation: $25.00 to $25.00 Hourly
health benefit plan for full time staff

Region: Yukon
Community: Whitehorse
Location type: On site
Season: Fall, Spring, Winter

Job description

Tour Guide / Interpreter (NOC 64320) Hours: Full-Time / Part-Time / On-Call Hourly Wage: $25.00 Start Date: December 15, 2023 Requirements / Qualifications: – Guiding skills (interpretative skills, further training on the job) – Organization skills – Reliability & Dependability – Punctuality & Flexibility – Team player – collect administration/entrance fees – Co-ordinate recreation activities – Describe points of interest – Provide historical and cultural facts related to various sites – Resolve itinerary and other problems – Ensure and monitor luggage transfers – Attend to hotel, airport, train and other check-in and check-out procedures – Develop and deliver commentaries – Utilize microphones or other communication devices – Co-ordinate activities with local tour guides or leaders of performance groups – Provide information on tipping customs, currency exchange rates, metric conversion and other details sell souvenirs assist clients/guests with special needs Transport or guide individuals or groups on tours of cities 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 Team player and leader, responsible, Class 4 driver’s licence & First Aid Certificate & CPR Certificate Assets: Japanese or Spanish language skills are a great asset but not required. Benefits: Group Insurance Benefits are included for full-time staff


Class 4 driver’s licence & First Aid Certificate & CPR Certificate

Additional information about us

This will be a very diverse job in a fast-paced environment. Northern Tales is a small company, and flexibility in many fields is required. In this position, you will have to have great teamwork skills as well as individual decision-making skills. The main aspect of this job is guiding day tours, meet & greet, driver-guide tours, Aurora tours and sightseeing tours, and natural interpretation tours. We offer continuous training. This position is for an outgoing person looking to work well in a team, be independent, and develop ideas to help grow Northern Tales successfully.

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