Up North Adventures - Yukon Guided Canoeing and Northern Lights Viewing

Summer

Guided River Trips

Self-Guided River Trips

Fishing Tours

Equipment Rentals

Winter

Snowmobiling

Ice-Fishing

Snowshoeing

Combo Tours

Northern Lights Viewing

Yurts

Transportation

Film Work

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Employment

We are a small and very close-knit group of outdoor enthusists. All current calls for applications will be listed with a link below. If you have any questions or don’t see any open positions on this page please feel free to reach out to us at upnorth@upnorthadventures.com

Current Job Openings:

Outdoor Retail Associate:

We are looking for eager retail associates to join our close-knit team of outdoor enthusiasts. You will work in our small specialty paddling and outdoor shop helping our customers to find the perfect product or services for their adventures. Acting as the face of the store and Up North Adventures tours, you must be comfortable working closely with the wide range of clientele that we see over the summer months. You must be able to work outside in all weather, be okay with getting dirty, and able to lift and move canoes/kayaks on a regular basis. Previous experience working in retail is required. Paddling, or outdoor pursuits experience is an asset but not required.

Wage: Starting wage of $16 per hour

Perks:
• Access to free staff rentals of boats and equipment
• Access to pro-deals
• Staff discount in the store
• Working with like minded outdoor enthusiasts

Hours:
• Full Time / Seasonal (May to August)
• Typical shifts are 8 hours a day, 5 days a week

Requirements:
• Experience working in retail
• Physically able to lift 30 – 50 lbs
• Happy and able to work outside for longer periods of time (okay getting dirty)
• Task oriented with the ability to focus in a fast-paced and busy environment
• Fluent in English – oral and written
• Permitting/Visa or ability to work in Canada

Assets:
• Experience with paddling sports, guiding, or other outdoor pursuits
• Class 4 Drivers license or ability to get one

How to Apply:
This position will be open until filled.
Please send a copy of your cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Michelle at upnorth@upnorthadventures.com