Journey Bike Guides
Journey Bike Guides is currently the only mountain bike guiding business fully operational in the rocky mountain national parks. We aspire to get more people out riding bikes and exploring the beautiful backyard we have here in Jasper. As a member of our team you will get to work your dream job outside biking with guests from around the world. Planning routes, fixing bikes, taking pictures, and being responsible for guests safety is all a part of the job. Come join our team! To apply please ensure you meet the requirements and clearly outline them on your application. Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please call us with any questions 647-870-4462.
Certified mountain bike guides seasonal (Part-time/Casual)
15-18$/hr plus tips
Take guests out on a memorable adventure. From start to finish you are responsible for their safety and ensuring they have a rad time. From bike set up until debrief. This is an outdoor position you will be mountain biking for up to six hours in a day. Most tours are with beginner riders on some of Jaspers best trails. You will need to plan your tour accordingly and arrange trip times accurately. Hours can be between sun rise and sunset. Proof of certification or course sign up must be met by April 1st. Training begins in April and tours begin May 1st – October 15th.
- PMBIA level 1 certificate http://www.pmbia.org/courses/level-1/#canada
- 40 hour advanced wilderness first aid https://myrc.redcross.ca/en/
- Interpretive guiding association certificate basic https://interpretiveguides.org/courses/basic-knowledge-course/course-details-and-registration/
- Accommodation in Jasper
- Bike repair capability’s
- Must be 18 or older
Customer service experience and great communication skills. Experience leading group rides or friends preferred. Navigation skills. Familiar with wildlife and weather patterns. Ability to work outside in all weather conditions. Risk management logic. Mechanically inclined and can do all on trail repairs. Ability to remain calm in emergency situations and practice first aid accordingly. Knowledge of Jasper AB trails systems. Be able to asses guest’s ability levels accordingly before rides. Talented rider with a good fitness level. Represent Journey Bike Guides with respect at and away from work. Can provide beginners with accurate tips and trick to better their riding. Can answer questions guests have about the town and suggest restaurants, hotels, and other activities. Can maintain composure in busy situations.
Mountain Bike Tail Guide Ambassadors (Part-Tine/ Casual)
Not certified? To busy cant commit? Not sure if it’s the right job for you? Want to gain some experience? Still want to be a part of our awesome team?
As a Tail guide Ambassador you get to join along for Journey Bike Guides tours, learn how to guide, assist guests from around the world, share your experience through photos and videos and get some swag in exchange.
Great people’s skills, high riding level and fitness, ability to fix and repair bikes, knowledge of Jasper trails, must reside in Jasper. 15/yrs +