We're hiring


Do you love to be outdoors in the winter? Do you want to have a positive impact on the lives of nearly 2,000 children? Do you like moose? If you answered yes to any of the above, then come work for the Overlander Ski Club!

We're hiring for two positions, Rental Room Attendant and Ski School Coach, described below.  

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The job: Rental Room Attendant (holiday and relief)

What you'll do, during the busy holiday season, events and weekends:

- greet visitors in the rental room

- equip guests with the appropriate gear to enjoy our trails

-maintain cleanliness of the rental room, day lodge and washroom buildings

-assist the ticket booth with ticket and rental sales when requested

- other duties as needed for the operation of the trails

About you:

You are someone who loves dealing with people and helping them get the most out of their outdoor experience.

You have/are:

- customer service experience

- willing to work outdoors in winter conditions

- current in first aid (OFA 1 or emergency minimum) or willing to obtain

- available to work all required shifts between Dec 22/2018 - Jan 6/2019

Ideally you:

- enjoy cross country skiing and/or snowshoeing

If this part-time (full time during the winter break) position sounds like a fit for you, please forward a resume and cover letter before October 7th to [email protected] . Position start will depend on weather, but will likely be sometime around December 1st.

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The job: Cross Country Ski instructor

 

What you'll do:

- develop an educational/fun ski program for school/youth groups

- lead groups on ~2hr ski outing on our trails

- work with the S'kool snowshoe coach and S'kool coordinator to ensure smooth running of the S'kool program

- assist in maintaining cleanliness of the day lodge and washroom buildings after group visits

-respond to trails issues ( ie. first aid, fallen trees, and lost skiers/) in a safe manner

-provide feedback and bring program issues forward to coordinator

-other duties as needed to ensure program operation

About you:

You are someone who loves dealing with youth and helping them get the most out of their outdoor experience.

You have/are:

- an intermediate classic cross country skier

- experienced working with groups of youth grades 3 - 7

- able to pass a Police record check with VSS

- willing to work outdoors in winter conditions

- current in first aid (OFA 1 or Standard minimum) or willing to obtain

Ideally you:

- enjoy snowshoeing

- have used snowmobiles for either work or recreation

- experience in outdoor education for youth (eg. Scouts, Guides, Cadets, Outdoor or Nature clubs)

- are current with an advanced first aid ticket (OFA 2 +TE or AWFA)

If this Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 14:30 (with potential for additional hours) position sounds like a fit for you, please forward a resume and cover letter asap.

Position start will likely be January; however, some hours will be needed starting December.

For more information about the club and trails see: www.overlanderskiclub.com

We thank all those who apply, but only those short listed will be contacted.