Friday, April 9, 2010

Chilcotin Holidays

Jobs Available - Training guides and other opportunities



Chilcotin Holidays - the Canadian Tourism Training Center is looking for highly motivated staff. Anyone who is on a working holiday, a short-term stay, a SWAP program or WWOOFing can apply. We also have a program for training guides enabling you to work as a wilderness guide. We offer positions for staff wishing to stay for a minimum of 4 weeks. Longer stays are welcome! Have a look at the following positions:

Office Department


Skill Requirements: Will train for specific tasks but some office and accounting experience is needed.


Knowledge of "Simply Accounting", College training or work experience an asset. Need computer skills, good telephone manner and good work ethic. Must have good knowledge of English language.


Specific Duties: Accounting, Answering phones, bookings/reservations, typing fulfilling enquiries.


Outside Department - Maintenance

Skill Requirements: Repairs and maintenance.

Specific Requirements: Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Mechanic skills, plumbing skills, electrical skills an asset. This is a general maintenance position, which covers a wide variety of duties that are required for the repair and maintenance of a ranch.







Kitchen/Housekeeping Department


Skill Requirements: Home or work experience cooking. Must have good knowledge of English language.

Specific Duties: Prepare meals and deserts from set menu. Prepare special dishes for guests with food allergies. Purchasing and ordering. Maintain a clean and professional working kitchen. General cleaning and maintenance. Will train.

Outside Department - Ranch Hand

Skill Requirements: Horse experience preferred

Specific Requirements: Feed and tend animals. Fix fences, move irrigation sprinklers, Gardening, recycle garbage. inventories, help guides with chores, maintain saddles. Will Train.


Training Guides


After taking guide school which we use for training guides for the challenges of the wilderness, you may have the opportunity of a lifetime to journey into the wilderness. To find out more about our training guides program, send us an email!






As the ranch is located in a remote setting, staff must relocate.






We provide free board and accommodation and a true Canadian wilderness experience.






Call us for any questions or send us an email. Apply by email: adventures@chilcotinholidays.com. For more information regarding positions or to learn about the ranch, please check out our website: www.chilcotinholidays.com.





Chilcotin Holidays

About Chilcotin Holidays

We are a licensed guide outfitter and we conduct guided wilderness adventures throughout our 5,000 square km operating area. This guide area has been operational since 1880, making it the oldest in British Columbia. More about us HERE.

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