Lead Wildlife Viewing Guide - Full Time - Summer Seasonal - Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler, BC, Canada
4h ago

The Lead Summer Tour Guide (Wildlife, Ecology and hiking) is responsible for providing a safe and enjoyable experience to guests and staff on terrain on both Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains.

You will be responsible for guide-scheduling, payroll and communicating with Front Line sales and the Global Partner Support team.

You will also provide in-vehicle and walking tours around both mountains, while educating guests in the diverse ecology and geology of the Whistler Area Coast Mountains.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to :

  • To continually strive to exceed our guest’s expectations and to provide them with the finest mountain recreational experience.
  • To be an active member of the Summer Tours team, supporting guides and manager & continually working at building a cohesive team which works together effectively and efficiently;
  • offering suggestions to continually improve overall operations and the work environment

  • To ensure that scheduling and payroll are managed appropriately
  • Work with Manager on personal development and development, training and progressive disciplines of guiding team
  • To deliver specific educational information to our guests, while at the same time touring them around our alpine environment, either in a vehicle or hiking.
  • To provide in vehicle tours for the purposes of viewing wildlife on both Whistler and Blackcomb
  • To Provide Hiking Tours with ecological and geological content.
  • To act with courtesy towards all Whistler Blackcomb Staff, volunteers and guests
  • To be responsible for maintaining and ensuring proper function of all equipment used in the program.
  • To be fully aware of all policies and procedures including safety, accident protocol, personal appearance, and to promote respect for our mountain environment.
  • To be enthusiastic and punctual
  • To be guest service oriented and personable
  • To communicate regularly with Summer Tours Manager
  • Class 4 driver’s license preferred
  • Must be available to work Friday to Sunday.
  • Whistler Blackcomb’s Mission Statement is Experience of a Lifetime Love what you do! Because that’s what we’re all about.

    The Whistler Blackcomb staff is comprised of individuals who thrive in the outdoors, love the mountains, and are passionate about what they do.

    We look for applicants who share in this passion, whether you are looking for a seasonal job or wanting to build an exciting career, don’t miss the chance to work and play in BC’s winter wonderland.

    If you sound like our ideal applicant please apply online and show us what you’ve got. #wbworklove

    Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

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