Paid Summer help in Canada's beautiful Yukon



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  • Description


    We are a summer Tourism business in the beautiful Southern Lakes area of the Yukon. We offer our guests dining, 2 museums, a giftshop, coffee shop, gold panning and a petting farm. We also operate kennels from which we offer dog cart rides, and an opportunity to get up close with our teams of husky dogs and of course our husky pups! We are seeking staff for our Summer 2022 season - it seems like a long way away but it will be here sooner than you know! Now is a great time to start making plans! We will begin our hiring process in November 2021 - mark your calendars!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Animal Care
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn a great deal about Canada and the north in particular. You also have the opportunity to learn about dog mushing, and animal care with our ponies, donkey, alpacas and goat family. If English is not your first language, no worries - we have an international staff that will help you out! You will have the opportunity to work with people from all over the world - both as teammates and our guests!

    We are in need of people who will stay the duration of the summer, early/mid April until mid October minimum.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We are looking for staff to work in our four job areas:
    Food Service Manager (2 positions), Guest Host/Hostess Team Members - working in our dining room or Cafe/Ice Cream Shop; Gift Shop Manager and Assistant Manager, Retail Team Members - greeting guests, providing way finding, and working in our fast paced Gift Shop! Kitchen Team Members - reporting to our Chef - preparing and serving high quality food to our guests; baking and cooking duties in our Café/Bakery/Pizzeria. Dog Operations Team Members - working with our Musher and our team of Huskies in our dog yard - assisting guests on and off our cart rides, working with the dogs and performing daily duties around the dog yard! We also have puppies each season so Puppy Duty in involved! We are also hiring for a Full Time Maintenance Supervisor and Assistant Yard Supervisor! Key to all of our operations is our Office Manager position - ensuring our phones are answered, bookings confirmed, guest numbers confirmed and relayed to the Kitchen Team! We all work together to make each guests day something to remember! These are full time paid positions starting at $17.00 per hour. We have staff accommodation available on site and some space for campers or RV's. We do ask that you are committed to work with us for the entire season - beginning end of April through mid-October! Most of our staff come from across Canada and Internationally and are with us for us for a summer working adventure. If that sounds like something you may be interested in, we would love to speak with you!

  • Languages spoken

    Czech: Fluent
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Shared accommodation in our staff residence is available. You would share a room, communal kitchen and men’s and women’s bathrooms. On the days that you work, we are happy to feed you a staff meal, and your days off and evenings, you can cook for yourself in the communal kitchen.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located in Carcross, Yukon. This is a stunning area located 45 minutes from the Yukon's capital city, Whitehorse. We are surrounded by mountains, and lakes and have frequent northern light sightings in the spring and fall. Our staff are always off for adventures after work and days off, hiking, fishing, paddling, biking or just hanging out together having a bonfire etc. This is a unique summer adventure like no other and we would love to hear from you!

    If you are not a Canadian Citizen, you are required to obtain your own working Visa, travel documentation, and must be able to meet all Covid-19 entry requirements for Canada.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    This is paid position, 37.5 hrs per week - up to 40 max

Host ref number: 746565681716