Hiking Guide

Gros Morne, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Full Time Seasonal

About the Role

Good with people? Looking for adventure? This job is for you.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic individuals with strong leadership skills to lead hiking tours into the backcountry of Gros Morne National Park. Our main offering is the Western Brook Pond Day hike, but may include hikes in other locations.

The daily routine involves driving from our shop in Rocky Harbour, walking into the boat dock, taking a high speed shuttle boat and then hiking up to the viewpoint and back down. Tours usually take 10-12 hours and are very strenuous. Guides need to be in great physical shape and capable up hiking up and down the mountain with all required safety gear, all the while ensuring group safety and providing an entertaining and educational experience to our clients.

Non-smokers preferred.

Requirements

  • Advanced Wilderness First Aid or above

  • Driver's license valid for Canada

  • Fully vaccinated

  • Previous back-country experience with strong navigation skills.

  • In depth knowledge of flora and fauna of the newfoundland boreal forest ecosystem.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to entertain clients from all walks of life.

  • English fluency is mandatory, French fluency is an asset.

Compensation

$150 - 250 per day

Accommodation available

Perks include pro deals, hostel and gear discounts.

About the Company


Employment with Out East Adventures
Looking for a fun place to work? Join the team here at Out East Adventures and experience Western Newfoundland in a whole new way. We offer a fun and supportive work environment with competitive wages, negotiable accommodation, training incentives and plenty of perks.