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Current Job dates:

Currently recruiting for jobs that start between April 13th, 2024 and October 20th, 2024.

  • Assistant Operations Manager

    Operations
    Ohiopyle
    $18.00 - $22.00 / hour

    Position Title: Assistant Ohiopyle Operations Manager 

    Overview:

    The Assistant Ohiopyle Operations Manager will play a pivotal role in supporting the day-to-day operations of Wilderness Voyageurs in Ohiopyle. This position requires a passion for outdoor activities, strong organizational skills, and the ability to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for our guests. 

    Responsibilities:

    1. Staff Supervision: Support the General Manager in supervising and scheduling staff members, including guides, instructors, maintenance workers, and transportation workers.

    2. Safety and Risk Management: Implement and enforce safety protocols to minimize risks to guests, staff, and the environment. Conduct regular safety inspections and ensure compliance with relevant regulations.

    3. Customer Experience: Ensure that guests have a positive experience by providing excellent customer service, addressing inquiries and concerns promptly, and maintaining a welcoming and friendly atmosphere.

    4. Equipment and Resource Management: Oversee the maintenance and inventory of outdoor equipment, ensuring that it is in good working condition and available for rental or use by guests and staff.

    5. Facility Management: Assist in the management of all aspects of the outdoor recreation facility, including trails, rental equipment, camping areas, and amenities.

    6. Environmental Stewardship: Promote responsible environmental practices, including waste reduction, recycling, and conservation efforts. Educate staff and guests about the importance of preserving natural resources.

    7. Budget Administration: Support the General Manager and operations team in budget planning and management, including monitoring expenses, identifying opportunities to increase profitability and assisting in the completion of our bi-weekly payroll.  

    8. Training and Development: Assist in training new staff members and providing ongoing professional development opportunities to enhance their skills and knowledge.

    9. Collaboration: Work closely with other departments, such as reservations, maintenance, human resources, and food and beverage, to ensure seamless coordination of operations and a cohesive guest experience.

    10. Adherence to Regulations: Stay informed about relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards pertaining to outdoor recreation activities and ensure compliance at all times.

    11. Being the Guide/Instructor of Last Resort: Willing and able to step in and work as a guide or instructor as needed. 

     

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree in outdoor recreation, hospitality management, business administration, or a related field (preferred).

    • Previous experience in outdoor recreation management, adventure tourism, or a similar role.

    • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse team.

    • Knowledge of outdoor activities, safety procedures, and environmental conservation principles.

    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other relevant software applications.

    • Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, and irregular hours as needed.

    • Valid driver's license and ability to drive vans and trailers.

    • Open to obtaining a Class B CDL with passenger endorsement.

    • CPR and First Aid certification (preferred).

    Working Conditions:

    • Outdoor work environment, with exposure to varying weather conditions and terrain.

    • Physical demands may include standing, walking, lifting, carrying heavy equipment, and assorted outdoor recreation activities

    • Potential for travel to remote or wilderness areas for work-related activities.

    • Occasional evening or weekend shifts required to accommodate guest needs and special events.

    Benefits:

    • Competitive salary

    • Health Care Contribution

    • Paid time off (There are blackout dates)

    • Significant discounts on outdoor gear and activities

    • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within the organization

  • Bike Mechanic

    Retail and Bike Tours
    Ohiopyle

    Shifters and Derailleurs are your cup of tea? Be a part of the team that keeps our fleet of bikes happy and humming along. Previous experience required.

  • Bike Tour Guide

    Bike Tours

    Do you want to get paid to travel the US, and stay in awesome lodging, and connect people with really cool places? Around here, we call that a bike tour guide. Learn about the hiring process for becoming a bike tour guide. Go to http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/aboutwv/jobs/ to find out more.

  • Bus and Van Driver

    Operations
    Ohiopyle

    Do you have a Class A or B CDL with a passenger endorsement? Come work in a low stress, fun environment, where your passengers are happy and thankful for you getting them to and from the fun. We operate 40 passenger buses and 15 passenger vans. Both full time seasonal and part time seasonal positions available.

  • Fly Fishing Guide and Instructor

    Operations
    Ohiopyle
    A fly-fishing guide/instructor's job, at its core, is to give people a successful fly fishing experience. This does not automatically mean catching boat loads of fish. It means that the overall guest experience is overwhelmingly positive, and that the guide/instructor has a high level of professionalism, and attention to detail. Wade trips and float trips are usually with guests who have some experience, whereas our instructional programs are all about getting Beginners the skills and knowledge to appreciate the sport and hopefully create in them a life long passion. If you think you got what it takes, fill out an application to get the ball rolling!
  • Outdoor Retail Sales Associate

    Retail
    Ohiopyle

    Wilderness Voyageurs store is a gear junkies paradise, from paddling to pedaling gear, Wilderness Voyageurs provides top notch gear carrying big name outdoor brands like Prana, Marmot, Astral, Keen, Mountain Hardware, Endura, Zoic, Terry, Giro and Immersion Research. The Wilderness Voyageurs store also carries Cannondale and Kona bikes for daily rentals in addition to a large assortment of demo kayaks.

  • Photographer

    Photo
    Ohiopyle
    Do you enjoy taking photographs and being outside all day? Ohiopyle State Park makes taking a bad picture nearly impossible. Being a Wilderness Voyageurs photographer keeps you busy, but also has it’s perks on hot summer days when you get to soak your feet along the river as raft trips await your camera lens at Cucumber Rapid.
  • Reservations and Guest Services

    Reservations and Sales
    Ohiopyle
    Enjoy helping people? Join our super fun reservations and check in team! You’ll get to enjoy interacting with guests every step of the way -from the first time they call to when they arrive for their adventure. It’s fun, social and a very important position in the company. Tough decisions include where to eat lunch, on the bike trial or sitting next to the river.
  • Restaurant Staff

    Food and Beverage
    Ohiopyle

    Falls City Restaurant & Pub is our on site full service restaurant serving up yummy food and more than 50 craft beers.  Whether you want to be a head engineer on the "Sweet Meat Express" (our immense smoker that fills the river valley with delicious smells) or help to keep the party rolling on the "Partio," if you want to work at the beating heart of the Ohiopyle social scene, this is the gig for you.  Front and back of the house positions are available this coming summer season.  Hit the application link and get on the good foot to be part of a great food and drink experience.     

  • River Guide

    Operations
    Ohiopyle

    Our little slice of heaven is tailor made to create top notch river guides.  So, if you want to be a river guide – this is the place to do it!  We will break you down and build you back up, giving you all the skills you need to become an accomplished river guide with the abilities to work and thrive on a variety of rivers. Complete a job application to get the process started! Training starts the second weekend of April and continues every weekend until the second weekend of May. Hit this link to find out more.  If you have already have experience as a river guide and you are looking for something new and different, check us out.  Our river and our trips are unique.  On other rivers, you are a "raft" guide.  Not here.  Here you are a Whitewater Action Hero.  You are in the mix.  In a kayak, in a raft, and in the water, making an unforgettable and awesome experience for our guests, and spreading the love of the river.  Fill out an application and see where we can take you.  

How to Apply

Go to our online application and fill it out to start your next step to a wonderful new world.


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