Sleddog guide – Rovaniemi
Sleddog Guides to a husky kennel in Rovaniemi
Lapland Husky Safaris is one of the oldest husky kennels in Rovaniemi area. Our kennel is a home to a pack of approx 250 dogs who will be your daily workmates as well as your 15 human colleagues. Our guests arrive mainly from abroad.
Your tasks are the wellfare of the dogs, tasks in the kennel, guiding the safaris and possible client service and track maintenance.
If you like to work outside, no matter what the weather is, this work could be suitable for you. Furthermore, you enjoy being with the dogs and get along well with the customers too and are not afraid of hard-working days, you are the person we are looking for! During the season´s hectiness you want to delight the guests and tell kennel tales and security instructions to several groups during the day with a smile on your face.
At this work you need a good physical condition, brisk attitude and ability to handle changing situations. Our safaris are led by a snowmobile so at least B-class driving licence is needed and earlier driving experience on a snowmobile is an advantage. Also previous experience of guide work is desirable but not necessary. We teach and train if you just wanna learn!
We offer you:
- great international work team
- variable work tasks and days in a fresh pure air
- lot of knowledge and skills about working with the sleddogs in a big kennel
- great staff benefits of Lapland Hotels, Lapland Safaris and Lapland Ski Resorts.
The employment relationship is a fixed-term seasonal contract by the collective agreement of Adventure Services Sector. Work will start in November 2022 and last until the end of winter season in April 2023. Own car is necessary to transfer between accommodation and work.
The application period ends on 16.10.2022. Interviews are already conducted during the application period.