Job Type: Seasonal Contract
Hours: Variable and on-call. Evening and weekend work will be required.
Wage: $35/trip plus gratuities (Junior Zipline Guide)
Adrena LINE Zipline Adventure Tours provides a fun, memorable and safe experience for our guests and our staff. We provide a comprehensive training program and competitive wages. Think you've got what it takes to create a memorable experience for our guests? Want to have the best summer job in Victoria? If you are an outgoing, adventurous person who enjoys working with people and the outdoors, we want to hear from you!
We are currently seeking enthusiastic, hard-working, and reliable individuals to join our team as Zipline Guides. Reporting to the Lead Guide and Operations Manager, Zipline Guides are responsible for the direct delivery of our product to guests visiting our facility.
The duties of this position include, but are not limited to:
- Exhibit professional leadership characteristics. Interact with guests in an upbeat, positive and friendly manner while providing an experience that is educational and exhilarating.
- Demonstrate technical mastery of all zipline equipment, rigging and course infrastructure.
- Ensure that tours are timely, safe and enjoyable for every guest. Identify and manage risk, and help maintain a clean work environment.
- Display the ability to communicate clearly, both written and verbally.
- Current First Aid and CPR C (minimum Standard First Aid or equivalent)
- Successful completion of Adrena LINE's Guide Training Certificiation and Emergency Resurce and Evacuation Competency Training
- Adventures, comfortable with heights and competent in performing emergency procedures
- Excellent people skills - competent, friendly and upbeat
- Ability to multitask and problem solve
- Organized, responsible, dependable, self-motivated and attentive to detail
- Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written
- Ability to work outdoors in varied weather conditions
- Unrestricted Class 4 Driver’s License with clean driving record
- Previous experience leading groups, public speaking, or guiding
- Work experience in the customer service and/or adventure tourism industry
Benefits & Perks
- 6 complimentary zipline passes (Action Passes) for the 2016 season
- Vacation Pay paid out on each cheque at 4%
- Complimentary uniforms for summer & Fall. Some items on loan during season.
- 25% discount on Adrena LINE merchandise, 50% off select approved additional uniform items
- 25% discount on food and non-alcoholic beverages at the 17 Mile Pub
- 10% discount on alcoholic beverages at the 17 Mile Liquor Shop
- FAM pricing with industry partners
- Sponsored staff functions