Columbia Icefield Photo Supervisor

$19/hr Jasper, Alberta Job Posting
Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit

Jasper, AB
$19 an hour - Full-time, Seasonal

What will be your daily pursuit?:
Support, coach and ensure that each member of the photo team provides upbeat and professional guest service that goes above and beyond our guests’ expectations.
What perks can you expect?:
For the 2022 summer season at the Columbia Icefield, team members will enjoy;
Almost free housing and meals, as it’s a taxable benefit
$500 referral bonus for each peer referred
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location
Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
A safe work environment with structured COVID procedures and vaccination policies
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends
Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations
Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks
What will you do in this job?:
Training and coaching a team of Photo Experts
Oversee the creation and sales of photo product
Enhancing and highlighting photos in the photo shop
Printing and constructing the souvenir photo and sleeve
Selling souvenir photographs, frames and any other merchandise in the retail store
Data entry
Assist as needed in the Retail Department.
Uphold our high standards of service, merchandising, and display
Supervision of staff, coordination of staff schedules, delegate duties as required
Ensure service is friendly, courteous, and professional
Operate the point of sale system with accuracy and efficiency, the responsible handling of cash, credit cards, and cash out forms
Keep the sales floor and storage areas clean and organized
Communicate with co-workers and management, forward observations and comments in a timely fashion
Monitor security in the retail environment
Apply upselling and cross selling techniques to maximize the potential of staff incentives
Collect feedback forms from customers, answering the phone, facilitating efficient inventory management and movement
Uphold the high standard of environmental stewardship expected for all employees
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
3-5 years of leadership and training experience
Computer knowledge
Photography skills
Must get excited at the idea of living and working in a remote (yet very social) environment
Previous guest service and cash handling experience
Guest service-oriented mindset and a passion for delivering memorable experiences
Speaks second language, an asset
Mature, energetic, dependable and self-motivated
Enjoy working with a team in a busy, fast-paced environment
Must meet the Organization grooming and appearance standards
To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check
Must enjoy working outdoors, even in challenging mountain weather conditions
Comfortable working on your feet for extended periods in an outdoor environment. Be prepared for all types of weather (Snow, Rain, Wind, Hail) at all times. The weather changes quickly at the Columbia Icefield
What will your work environment be like?:
This fun, summer job runs from April 9 to October 12, 2022.
Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring locations. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun!
Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around national parks.
Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi
Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required
This job description describes this role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole.

To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required.