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Transportation Driver (Winter season 2021/2022)

Are you friendly, personable and hardworking? Do you enjoy dogs and working outdoors? We may be the right fit for you!

Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours is seeking to hire a Transportation Driver for our upcoming winter season. Having been established in 1983, Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours is the founder, and the premier, dog sled touring company in the Bow Valley. As a family owned and operated company, it is our desire to share our passion for humane and ethical dog sledding with our guests. We are looking for a passionate, hardworking, organized individual, who excels at customer service. Position will be at least part-time, with the possibility of full-time hours. Tentative start date of December 1, 2021.

Successful candidates must be a Canadian citizen or hold a work permit valid until at least April 30, 2022, be fluent in English, posses a minimum of Alberta Class 4 drivers license, and provide a clean driving abstract. Candidates with flexibility in scheduling are preferred.

  • Contract length: 5 months
  • Part-time hours: 20-30 per week
  • Expected start date: 2021-12-01
  • Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract
  • Salary: $18.00-$25.00 per hour

Please email your resume to: caitlin@snowyowltours.com

* Only successful candidates will be contacted

Thank you for your interest!!

Sled Dog Touring Instructor (Winter season 2021/2022)

Are you friendly, personable and hardworking? Do you enjoy dogs and working outdoors? We may be the right fit for you!

Position timeline:

  • Full-time position
  • Applications can be submitted now

We are seeking motivated individuals who are:

  • Willing to uphold excellent sled dog welfare practices at all times
  • Caring and devoted
  • Professional, friendly and courteous
  • Physically fit
  • Have excellent attention to detail
  • Hardworking
  • A team player
  • Capable of handling energetic and powerful sled dogs
  • Able to thrive in busy, fast paced atmosphere
  • Able to speak fluent English
  • Capable of working alone in remote areas

Preference will be given to individuals with:

  • Driver’s license and minimum of 3 years driving in winter conditions (winter season only)
  • Clean driver’s abstract
  • Skid steer experience (winter season only)
  • Chainsaw and axe knowledge/skill (winter season only)
  • Snowmobile, snowshoe and trail groomer knowledge/skill (winter season only)
  • Experience with two-way radios
  • A wide range of tools knowledge/skill
  • Carpentry skills
  • Large vehicle maintenance knowledge/skill
  • Trailer driving experience and maintenance skill
  • Experience using tire chains
  • Mechanical experience
  • Outdoor guiding experience
  • Sled dog handling experience
  • Sled dog guiding experience
  • Veterinary experience
  • Animal husbandry experience

Requirements:

  • Legally be able to work in Canada
  • Hold a current First AID and CPR certification

Wage:

$16.00 to $25.00 an hour depending on experience

Before applying, please consider the following about the position:

  • Long hours and overtime required
  • 6-month commitment
  • No Holidays
  • Outdoor work: exposure to cold weather, inclement and unpredictable weather (winter season only)
  • Labour-intensive
Please email your resume to: jereme@snowyowltours.com
Thank you for your interest!!
* Only successful candidates will be contacted

Reservations / Retail Agent Position (Winter Season)

Are you a hardworking, organized, focused individual? Do you excel at customer service, multi-tasking, and love dogs & rafting?! If so, then we have an awesome position for you! We’re hiring a full-time reservation agent for our downtown Canmore office for the winter season.
Candidates must be:
  • Dog lover
  • Professional
  • Organized
  • Excel at customer service
  • Focused
  • Attentive to detail
  • Hardworking
  • A team player
  • Able to thrive in busy, fast paced atmosphere
  • Able to speak fluent English
  • A Canadian citizen or have a valid Work Permit

Please email your resume to: caitlin@snowyowltours.com

* Only successful candidates will be contacted

Thank you for your interest!!