Maligne Lake, Boathouse Attendant $16/hr

Job Locations CA-AB-Jasper
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(11/15/2021 3:23 PM)
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Recreation/Guest Services

What will be your daily pursuit?

Providing our guests with a warm and welcoming opportunity to experience and explore the wonders of Maligne Lake at their own pace of adventure, while ensuring our guests are fully prepared with the safety knowledge and items they need 

What perks can you expect?

  • Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe 
  • Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location 
  • Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
  • Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
  • A safe work environment with structured COVID procedures and vaccination policies
  • The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends 
  • Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
  • Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations 
  • Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks 

What will you do in this job?

  • Operate in a retail sales capacity proactively greeting all guests and prepared with the product and lake area knowledge to effectively promote and sell boat rental experiences 
  • Rent and outfit a fleet of canoes, kayaks and rowboats, providing safety and operating instructions to guests being a primary requirement 
  • Be the first point of contact to proactively listen and empathetically resolve any service or product issues that arise 
  • Ensure the boathouse facilities, equipment and dock areas meet all safety, cleanliness and sanitary requirements 
  • Dispatch and return of all rental vessels 
  • Ensure that rental boat agreements and releases are thoroughly understood, completed correctly, properly filed and adhered to 
  • Complete minor repairs as required to rental boats and equipment, reporting any larger issues to the fleet maintenance dept.  
  • Promote and sell according boathouse retail and or confectionary product 
  • Maintain retail and confectionary inventory levels and accounting for all stock items 
  • Sales and cash/credit card handling and balancing and remitting of all payments 

What skills and experience do you need for this job?

  • High attention to detail and good communication skills 
  • Strong customer service skills, proactive listener and empathetic 
  • Class 4 driver’s license and first aid training an asset 
  • Work ethic and commitment to the team and guest is key 
  • Willing and able to work solo or as a part of a larger team 
  • Committed to Safety First and the highest quality of cleaning & sanitizing standards 
  • Organized with a great eye for detail 
  • Kind to others and always bring your best 
  • Relaxed, flexible and able to handle a few curve balls 
  • To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check 

What will your work environment be like?

  • Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring locations. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun! 
  • Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around national parks. 
  • Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi 
  • Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required 

This job description describes this role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole. 


To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required. 

EEO Information

Pursuit is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


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