HUNTING GUIDES – 2020 SeasonPositions Available: 2Wage: $25.50/ hour(Room and board included at no cost to employee)Employer: Stone Mountain SafarisNOC: 6442Job Type: Full-Time, Seasonal (40 hours/week)Language: English requiredStart Date of Employment (Approx.): Mid-July 2020– Mid-October 2020Minimum Education: Highschool
Experience/Licensing: Experience in the hunting and fishing industry (minimum 2 years)Horseback hunting guide experienceFirst Aid Certificate preferred, but not requiredCPR Certificate preferred, but not requiredQualified and passed the BC Assistant Guides Licence (or ability to pass upon hiring).
Job Location(s): Lot 2031, Alaska Hwy, Mile 428, Toad River, British ColumbiaJob Description:Stone Mountain Safaris is seeking to hire two (2) experienced hunting guides for the 2020 season. Our guide territory is located at a remote wilderness camp near Toad River, British Columbia. This is seasonal work from approximately mid-July to mid-October, 2020. Duties include, but are not limited to, finding, stalking and hunting big game, living outdoors, wilderness experience, general back country work, teamwork, relating with international clientele, communication skills, horse packing and riding skill, first aid training, and skinning skills.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Plan itinerary for trip or expedition and arrange transportation or transport individuals or group to site• Assemble and inspect necessary equipment and supplies, such as camping gear, rafts, life jackets, fishing tackle, horses, horse tack and food• Lead or escort individuals or groups and advise on safety and emergency measures, techniques and the use of equipment• Provide instruction for activities such as horseback riding, horse packing, canoeing, rafting and mountain climbing• Advise on specific laws and regulations for activities such as hunting, fishing and boating• Follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations• Provide first aid in emergency situations• Preparing meals for group and setting up camp.• Guiding hunting clients, retrieving and preparing hides and meat for transport and use.• Operate and maintain firearms
Requirements:Minimum 2 years hunting guide experience is required plus knowledge and application of the BC Wildlife Act. Must have experience as a horseback hunting guide. Hunter CORE program or equivalent. Guides will require a BC Assistant Guides Licence.Stone Mountain Safaris is a successful hunting outfitter, and we have high standards for professionalism, obeying the law, hunting ethics and safety. Applicants must be loyal, honest, and professional. This is a seasonal full-time job.
Job location: Lot 2031, Alaska Hwy Mile 428 Toad River, BC
Our mailing address is PO Box 7870, Toad River BC, Canada , V0C 2X0
We welcome applications from everyone, irrespective of gender and ethnic group including members of ethnic minority groups such as First Nations, youth and new immigrants. However, selection will be based on merit alone.
We would like to thank everyone for applying, however, due to the volume of applications received only those moving forward to the interview process will be contacted.
How to Apply:Please send your resume, cover letter, and references to Stone Mountain Outfitters via email to:Email: [email protected]No phone calls please.