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Outfitter Lodge Attendants at Tapawingo Lodge, Bistcho Lake

Location: Bistcho Lake, Traditional Dene Tha’ First Nation Territory

Type: Full-Time / Seasonal

About Tapawingo Lodge

Tapawingo Lodge, nestled within the breathtaking landscapes of the traditional Dene Tha’ First Nation territory, offers guests an immersive experience into the wilderness and cultural richness of the area. Our lodge is dedicated to providing exceptional service, promoting sustainability, and honoring the traditions and values of the Dene Tha’ community. We invite guests to explore, learn, and connect with our land through a variety of outdoor activities.

Role Summary

We are seeking passionate and dedicated Outfitter Lodge Attendants to join our team. This role is pivotal in ensuring that our guests have a memorable and enriching stay. The ideal candidate will have a deep respect for nature, a keen interest in sharing Indigenous culture, and a commitment to excellence in hospitality.

Key Responsibilities

  • Welcome guests with warmth and provide an overview of the lodge facilities, services, and cultural significance of the area.
  • Maintain high standards of cleanliness and presentation in guest accommodations and common areas.
  • Assist in the coordination and delivery of outdoor activities, such as guided cultural tours, fishing, hiking, and wildlife viewing, ensuring a safe and enriching experience for guests.
  • Manage inventory and upkeep of lodge equipment and supplies.

Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills, with the ability to engage guests from diverse backgrounds.
  • Genuine interest in and respect for Dene Tha’ culture, traditions, and the environment.
  • Physical fitness and ability to participate in outdoor activities in various weather conditions.
  • Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Experience in hospitality, outdoor recreation, or customer service is preferred.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • First Aid, Class 5, mechanically inclined to fix small engines, light carpentry skills.
  • Grade 10 or equivalent.
  • Must be able to use Microsoft Office suite for emails.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary.
  • Unique opportunity to work in a culturally and environmentally rich setting.
  • Accommodation options may be available.
  • Access to lodge activities and the natural beauty of the area.
  • Being part of a team that values sustainability, culture, and community engagement.

How to Apply

Please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in the position and how your skills and experiences align with the mission of Tapawingo Lodge to hr@ndeh.ca. Please include any relevant certifications, training, or experiences.

Application Deadline:  March 29, 2024

Tapawingo Lodge is proud to operate on the traditional territory of the Dene Tha’ First Nation and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment. We encourage applications from members of the Dene Tha’ community, those with a deep respect for Indigenous cultures, and anyone who shares our commitment to preserving and celebrating the natural and cultural heritage of the area.

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