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ALGONQUIN CANOE GUIDE

2014 SUMMER WILDERNESS TOUR COMPANY: Canoe Guide Position: Algonquin Canoe Guide Organization: Voyageur Quest Website: http://www.voyageurquest.com Location: Algonquin Park, Ontario Voyageur Quest is a recognized Canadian Signature Experience wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our canoe outfitter, canoe trip operation and three lodge facilities, are located at Algonquin Park’s northwest corner. For more information on Voyageur Quest – please visit http://www.voyageurquest.com ALGONQUIN CANOE GUIDE Voyageur Quest is looking for a canoe guide to work 3 and 5-day canoe trips at the North West corner of Algonquin Park. Applicants should have strong leadership skills and be comfortable speaking about Algonquin flora, fauna, night sky and local culture in front of an adult commercial and family market. Good interpretative and program skills are essential. Applicants should have the following certification: Wilderness First Responder Bronze Cross or higher swimming lifeguard status Strong leadership experience in a wilderness environment All Canoe Guides must have: Personal Paddle, PFD, tent & personal camping gear used for tripping Comprehensive wilderness First Aid Kit Driver’s license and car an asset to allow for transport to and fro. Train, Bus and occasional shuttle available Contracts available from: June 1 to Sept 1 and August 18 to September 29, 2014 From $125-150/day plus tips commensurate with experience Lakeside accommodation available while off trip. Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé ASAP with cover letter to: info msk voyageurquest.com* or fax (416) 486 – 3604 When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.



ALGOQNUIN LOG CABIN GUIDE/NATURALIST

2014 SUMMER WILDERNESS TOUR COMPANY POSITIONS AVAILABLE Voyageur Quest is a wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our four facilities, the Algonquin Log cabin, the Algonquin Cottages/ Cottages and Island and Voyageur Outfitter are all located at Algonquin Park’s northwest corner. The head office, reservations and logistics take place in the Toronto office. For more information on Voyageur Quest – please visit www.voyageurquest.com ALGONQUIN LOG CABIN ADVENTURE GUIDE Voyageur Quest is looking for a guide/naturalist to work 3 and 5-day lodge based interpretative programs at the Algonquin Log Cabin and Algonquin Cottage Outpost. Applicants should have strong leadership skills and be comfortable speaking about Algonquin flora, fauna, night sky and local culture in front of an adult commercial and family market. Good interpretative and program skills are essential. Applicants should have the following certifications: • Wilderness First Aid • Bronze Cross or higher swimming lifeguard status • Strong leadership experience in a wilderness environment April 27 to Sept 30, 2014 $130/ day (customer tips often included) option of shuttles from Toronto Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé ASAP with cover letter to info@voyageurquest.com or fax (416) 486 – 3604



ALGONQUIN CANOE OUTFITTER MANAGER

2014 SUMMER WILDERNESS TOUR COMPANY POSITIONS AVAILABLE ALGONQUIN CANOE OUTFITTER MANAGER Voyageur Outfitting, located at the north west corner of Algonquin Park (access point #1), is seeking a responsible, mature, and organized person to oversee the day to day operations of its outfitter. The job position involves friendly and professional customer service, store merchandising and cashier duties, equipment preparation and repair, shuttles, and communication with our Algonquin Trip Support and Toronto office. Voyageur Outfitting is owned and operated by Voyageur Quest – a recognized Canadian Signature Experience wilderness tour operator. Applicants should have the following: • Extensive experience with canoe tripping and packing out wilderness trips – a love for Algonquin Park • Solid ability and know how of canoe repair. • Excellent hospitality skills • Proven organization and administrative skills to manage cashier and inventory control • Exceptional work ethic • Valid drivers license – ability to drive a truck and canoe trailer • Personal vehicle an asset This position involves living on site. May 28 – Sept 30, 2014 $725/week includes seasonal accommodation Work available both before and after above season to be paid by the hour. Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé with cover letter to info@voyageurquest.com or fax (416) 486 – 3604



ALGONQUIN CANOE TRIP SUPPORT

2014 SUMMER WILDERNESS TOUR COMPANY POSITIONS AVAILABLE Voyageur Quest is a wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our four facilities, the Algonquin Log cabin, the Algonquin Cottages and Island and our Voyageur Outfitter are all located at Algonquin Park’s northwest corner. The head office, reservations and logistics take place in the Toronto office. For more information on Voyageur Quest – please visit www.voyageurquest.com ALGONQUIN CANOE TRIP SUPPORT Voyageur Quest is looking for a responsible, organized person to oversee the day to day operations of our canoe trips. The role is at the Canoe Outpost located at our Voyageur Outfitting property at the northwest corner of Algonquin Park. The job position involves dealing with customers, packing out canoe trips, meet and greet for all trips, trip logistics, and communication with our canoe guides and Toronto office. Applicants should have the following: • Solid canoe tripping experience • Solid experience packing out trip • Experience with canoe and equipment repair an asset • Valid drivers license • Personal vehicle • Proven organization skills • Good hospitality skills This position involves living on site. May 20 to Sept 30,2014 $625/week includes seasonal accommodation while “on” support Interested candidates should fax or e-mail a résumé with cover letter to info@voyageurquest.com or fax (416) 486 – 3604



COOK

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Voyageur Quest is a wilderness tour company that specializes in Algonquin Park. Our four facilities, the Algonquin Log cabin, the Algonquin Cottages and Island and Voyageur Outfitting, are all located at Algonquin Park’s northwest corner. For more information on Voyageur Quest – please visit www.voyageurquest.com COOK The Cook works out of the Algonquin Log Cabin- located 26 km east of South River. Serving groups of 8 to 12, the cook prepares healthy and tasty meals in an open kitchen. The Algonquin Log Cabin is rustic and off the grid. The role is part time in winter/ spring (10 to 20 hours/ week) and full time June to September (40 hours / week)* see below Specific responsibilities include: Implementation and delivery of high quality / fresh/ home cooked / menu Dishes Food bills / receipts / weekly expense report Applicants should have: excellent organization skills, ability to work in a small team and a background/ understanding of food, menu, cooking and baking. April 28th to Oct 20, 2014 • *Spring Hours average btwn 20-30 hrs/wk • *Summer Hours average 50 hrs/wk • *Fall hours average 40 hrs/wk Payment is $16/ hour with on-site accommodation (client tips often included) Please fax or e-mail resume. Tel: (416) 486-3605 Fax: (416) 496-3604 E-mail: info@voyageurquest.com



ALGONQUIN PROPERTY HOST
Wilderness Tour Company

ALGONQUIN PROPERTY HOST 2014 -Spring/Summer/Fall **

Voyageur Quest (VQ) is an Algonquin Park adventure tour company operating at Algonquin Park access point # 1. VQ is looking for a property host to help manage our 4 adventure lodge properties. The Property Host services and repairs the buildings and equipment as well as maintaining order and cleanliness around the rental units. A big part of the property host role is opening up the cabins, checking in, checking out and closing up rental units for our customers.

Necessary skills include; good customer service skills/relations; comfort with wood stoves; comfort with propane appliances, solar power and generators; responsible and organized to handle paperwork; good communication skills; ability to send and receive email and telephone.

The property host requires a driver’s licence and vehicle to get to and from work. This position is part time and ideally suited for someone who lives near Algonquin park access point # 1. Work is typically 2 – 3 days a week.

Payment is $20/ hour.

** The Property Host role has a spring/ summer/ fall contract option that can be discussed at time of hiring.

Please send a covering letter and resume to: (br>info@voyageurquest.com




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