General Operations Support Guides

Website Voyageur Quest

Voyageur Quest and the Algonquin Log Cabin are looking for outdoor staff to help support our Algonquin canoe and lodge operation. The “support” position helps the guides, the outfitter, the chef and the overall operation fill various gaps on Lodge based wilderness trips or special events including meet and greet customers, canoe lesson, assist in the preparation of meals, dishes, lodge cleaning, assist in outdoor excursions, canoe trailer loading, town run and driving truck with canoe trailer. The position does not require certification but preference is given to candidates with wilderness first aid, driver’s license and canoe instruction experience. The position requires warmth, pride in solid hospitality skills and an enthusiastic attitude to pitch in and help wherever necessary! This is an ideal position for candidates who are looking to begin a career in the adventure travel industry.

  • Teaching canoeing, assist with bonfire dinners and sunrise paddles
  • Driving truck with canoe trailer, loading canoes
  • Assisting in food preparation and dishes
  • Helping with lodge to standard
  • Town runs

Applicants should have the following certifications:

  • Wilderness first aid
  • Bronze Cross
  • Driver’s license required
  • fully vaccinated against Covid-19 including boosters as available

Contracts available from:

  • Early/Mid May to  Sept 5, 2024 or beginning of October.

Salary: $170-$190 /day commensurate with experience

Accommodation: Seasonal shared lakeside accommodation available
Other: Training opportunities available, staff and extended family discounts and staff weekly dinners, and a floating sauna!

Interested candidates should e-mail a résumé with cover letter to Eva at [email protected]

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