Job Postings for the 2018-19 Winter Season


WANTED !!!

Lead Guide, Snowcat Skiing

Duties

  • Will lead one snowcat with 12 guests and up to 3 staff, and will supervise entire operation on days when GM is not in the field
  • Conducting morning and afternoon safety meetings, and filling out and filing relevant charts and documents
  • Avalanche and hazard assessment, including direction of snow safety team and other guides
  • Route selection, including closing and opening areas for other guided groups
  • Decision-making and delegation of decisions to assistant guides
  • Training and mentoring of assistant guides and tail guides, including first aid, avalanche, and injury response training
  • Safety of all guests and employees
  • Morale of guide team and guests
  • Evaluation and submission of avalanche data and communication with other guiding operations for safety purposes.
  • Coordination with BRC HQ and/or BC Ambulance as required
  • Strong skiing or splitboarding skills, and a high level of physical fitness required
  • Second language an asset but not a requirement

Qualifications

  • CSGA 3 or 2, or ACMG Guide or IFMGA equivalent,
  • CAA level 2 or 3 or foreign equivalent,
  • 80-hour wilderness first aid or OFA3
  • Full time preferred, but part time also considered
  • Seasonal ~17 Dec to ~25 Mar

Wage
$350.00 -$400.00 per day
4% vacation pay, negotiable
Lunch provided, staff cafe/restaurant discount

Contact
Kieren Gaul
ski@bigredcatskiing.com
office:250 362 2271
mobile: 250 231 4750

Date posted: 3 July 2018

Posted until: 30 Aug 2018

*Second Post

WANTED !!!

Guide, Snowcat Skiing

Duties

  • Will lead one snowcat with 12 guests and up to 3 staff, or snow safety team
  • Participating in morning and afternoon safety meetings, and filling out and filing relevant charts and documents as directed
  • Avalanche and hazard assessment and communication of results with other groups
  • Route selection
  • Training and mentoring of tail guides including first aid, avalanche, and injury response training
  • Safety of all guests and employees
  • Communication with guests and ensuring quality customer service
  • Strong skiing or splitboarding skills, and a high level of physical fitness required
  • Second language an asset but not a requirement

Qualifications

  • CSGA 2, or ACMG Assistant Guide or foreign equivalent
  • CAA level 2 or foreign equivalent,
  • 80-hour wilderness first aid or OFA3 or equivalent
  • Full time preferred but part time also considered
  • Seasonal ~17 Dec to ~25 Mar

Wage
$250.00- $300.00 per day4% vacation pay
Lunch provided, staff cafe/restaurant discount

Contact
Kieren Gaul
ski@bigredcatskiing.com
office:250 362 2271 mobile: 250 231 4750

Date posted: 3 July 2018
Posted until: 30 Aug 2018


Heliski Guide in New Zealand

Lead Heliski Guide required for Queenstown Heliski operation

Alpine Heliski Ltd requires the services of an experienced Lead Heliski Guide for the 2018 winter season.
A great opportunity to visit Queenstown and work with a team of dedicated professional guides.

Position: Lead Heliski Guide
Term: 5-6 weeks negotiable. Late July to end of August
Experience and Qualifications: CSGA Level 3 or ACMG Level 2, minimum of 2 seasons lead heliski guide experience.
Competitive pay rates
Accommodation included.

Questions and applications email: Tim Oleary

ski@alpineheliski.com

M +64 274 39 21 93  P +64 344 12 300
Email   ski@alpineheliski.com  Web  www.alpineheliski.com
Address PO 1083, Queenstown, New Zealand

Providing unique and personalised heliski experiences


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