Passionate about adventure? Love connecting with people? Committed to excellence in all that you do?

WE NEED TO TALK!

Tyax Adventures is a collective of individuals who love outdoor adventure and thrive on connecting like-minded people with epic experiences. Safety, personal accountability and teamwork lay the foundation for everything we do.

We’re looking to fill a couple of positions for the 2017 season, and would love to hear from interested people who share our passions and values. Please send us a resume at careers@tyaxadventures.com.

We thank everyone for their interest in working with us, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Camp Hosts - needed immediately

As a Camp Host you are responsible to be a gracious and welcoming host, and for delivering consistently exceptional guest service and meals in our backcountry camps.

Your qualifications are:

  • At least two years’ experience cooking in a backcountry camp or other facility with rudimentary kitchen facilities
  • Food Safe – Level 1

Your skill set includes:

  • Excellent guest servicing skills
  • An ability to cook consistent, delicious, satisfying meals and to efficiently manage food inventory
  • Great teamwork and communication skills
  • Organization and personal accountability
  • A knack for solving problems with innovative solutions based on limited resources
  • A desire to spend extended periods of time in the backcountry
  • The physical ability to travel through the backcountry to camps, and a comfort level for travelling in the wilderness
  • A passion for interacting with guests and ensuring that every guest experience exceeds expectations

Mountain Bike Guides - casual on call

As a Mountain Bike Guide you are responsible for delivering consistently exceptional, safe backcountry mountain bike adventures to our guests.

Your qualifications are:

  • At least two years’ experience guiding mountain bike tours in a remote wilderness setting
  • A valid wilderness first aid certificate, Class 4 BC Driver’s License, Chain Saw Operation Certificate
  • Intermediate bike repair skills
  • Expert mountain bike rider
  • Mountain bike level 1 coach (an asset)

Your skill set includes:

  • Great teamwork and communication skills
  • Organization and personal accountability
  • A knack for solving problems with innovative solutions based on limited resources
  • Excellent way-finding skills and wildlife knowledge
  • A desire to spend extended periods of time in the backcountry, and a high level of comfort in the wilderness
  • The physical ability to ride for extended periods of time (both hours in the saddle and days on the bike) in challenging mountain terrain
  • A passion for interacting with guests and ensuring that every guest experience exceeds expectations

Resort Wrangler Guide

As a Resort Wrangler Guide you are responsible for safely guiding guests on our resort-based trail rides, and ensuring each trip is a top-notch experience.

Your qualifications are:

  • At least one year’s experience working with horses and guiding trail rides
  • A valid basic first aid certificate, Class 4 BC Driver’s License (an asset)

Your skill set includes:

  • Great teamwork and communication skills
  • Organization and personally accountability
  • A desire to share epic outdoor guest experiences day after day
  • Physical capacity to tack horses daily, feed the ponies and clean up the… well, you know…