Trip Leader / Senior Raft Guide

Posting Date: 
April 6, 2017
Company: 
Big Canyon Rafting
Location: 
Quesnel BC
Description: 
Big Canyon Rafting, located in Quesnel BC, is looking for qualified, experienced Trip Leaders/Senior Raft Guides for the 2017 season. Education requirement: high school diploma. Fluent English language skills are required. Experience and certifications requirement: Applicants must possess a BCROA trip leader's license (minimum 1 year), swift water rescue technician's certificate, wilderness first aid certificate, CPR C certificate, and a valid BC Driver's License (Class 2 preferred). Minimum 3-5 years raft guiding experience on Class 3-5 whitewater. Job Duties: Our guides work in a fast-paced environment, operating and maintaining rafts, advising clients on safety regulations, planning, preparing for and cleaning up after trips, participating in vehicle shuttles, practicing low/no impact land use and camping. This job involves handling heavy loads and is physically demanding. Work site is outdoors in/on moving water in conditions that may be wet, damp, hot and or cold. The positions are Full Time Seasonal, June 12th to Sept 15th, 2017 Wage is $22.60 / hour, paid as a day rate of $180.80 / day. Both day trips and multi-day expedition trips will be based out of Quesnel, BC and Williams Lake, BC, on the rivers of the Cariboo Chilcotin region.

Testimonial

“The knowledge, skill and attitude of our guides were superior. Their expertise with all aspect of tripping made it look easy, fun and spontaneous, but we know they were part of a well-oiled machine. Well done to Canadian River Expeditions.” - Lewis Williams

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