Employment Opportunity: White Water Senior River Guide

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Canadian Outback first established its rafting operation in the beautiful Squamish Valley
of British Columbia in 1995 on the Elaho, Squamish and Cheakamus Rivers, and most
recently expanded to world-class expeditions in Northern BC, the Yukon, and Alaska on
the Babine, Skeena, Tatshenshini and Alsek Rivers. Our trips vary from Class 1 and a
couple of hours up to Class 4 and up to ten days.

CORC is looking for senior white-water rafting instructors. Roles and Responsibilities:
• Organize and assemble equipment required for each trip
• Technical instruction of lower-level raft guides
• Trip lead commercial tour groups on class 3-4 white water rivers
• Enforce safety rules and regulations on and off the river
• Provide expert level of raft maintenance
• Provide high level of service to clients on and off the river
• Fluent in English

The Right Fit:
We are a leading-edge rafting company looking for someone who shares our core
values and displays passion to accomplish our vision. Our success is derived from a
commitment to always be improving both in our professional careers and our personal
development. The white-water rafting instructors will report directly to the River
Operations Manager and work with the Owner, Reservations Manager, as well as the
reservations team to ensure the best possible client experience. If you are up for a busy rafting season, on fun rivers, with a professional atmosphere
this could be a good fit for you.

Requirements:
• Must have 2-5 years of experience instructing white water rafting (river log
required to verify experience)
• Must hold current Swift-water Rescue certification (recertification available
through the company)
• Must hold current First Aid certification
• Must hold BC River Outfitters Association Guiding License or equivalent for white
water rafting
• Must be able to assess river conditions
• Must be able to lead groups
• White water kayak experience is a bonus
• Commercial Drivers licence a bonus (company can assist with this for those
interested)
Salary/Wage: $26.44 per hour
Location: 12825 Squamish Valley Rd, Squamish, BC

Please apply by submitting an email to gyoung@canadianoutbackrafting.com and
include your resume river experience. Start date April 15-May 15.

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