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Adventure Guide

Adventure Guides:
We are looking for qualified Tour Guides who love to be outdoors and are knowledgeable at facilitating high adventure programs. Our guides also run the High Adventure Course, Kayaking trips in the warm months, Bubble Soccer, Archery Tag, Team Building and Low Ropes, and other activities!

Essential Responsibilities:

Safe facilitation of the High Adventure activities at Canaan
Ensures all course operations are conducted in accordance with Canaan High Adventure safety standards
Deliver exemplary customer service to all guest
Monthly skills assessments and on going trainings
Conduct Daily inspections of equipment and activity area
Properly fit all guest in safety equipment (i.e.: PFD, Harness, Helmet, etc)
Conduct Pre Trip Orientations for guest
Provide information about the course, ecology and history
Preform rescues as needed in activity area.
Help with course enhancement and maintenance as needed
Qualifications:

Preferred 1 year of college or technical school. Minimum a High School Diploma or equivalent
Guiding experience in adventure tours preferred
Must pass initial guide training
Must pass a monthly skills assessment
Current First Aid and CPR certifications or willing to obtain upon hiring
Must posses solid judgment skills
Ability to communicate and work as an effective team member
Ability to work long hours and irregular shifts in a multi task environment
Speaks fluent English and uses cordial manners
Ability to learn new skills and apply feedback as given
Family and kid friendly: experience working with kids is preferred
Physical Abilities Required:

Must have ability to perform work at height
Must be able to perform all technical rescue associated with the canopy tour, high ropes course and/or water based rescues as required
Full range of overhead arm motions to pull two people along cable
This position may require walking and standing for long period of times in all weather conditions
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Must be competent swimmer (for Kayak guides only)
Able to speak in front of large groups effectively
Must maintain a high level of personal hygiene

Time:  Part-Time Year Round
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Ropes

 

 

Updated: 2/12/2019 1:27:33 PM

Job Contact:
Drew Hart
(803) 327-6932

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Why work at Camp Canaan:

Canaan is an amazing place to be a part of something greater than yourself! Come experience an amazing summer with us and get to impact the lives of many kids while having fun zip lining, kayaking, playing archery tag, swimming, boating, capture the flag, glow in the dark capture the flag, roasting pineapple over a fire, praise and worship music and other incredible activities!

3111 Sand Island Rd.
    Rock Hill, SC 29732

(803) 327-6932

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