Arctic Activity Guide For Winter Northern Lights Season November to March.
Activity guide needed to lead and host snow shoeing, winter hiking, dog sled assistant, northern lights guide, snowmobile assistant and frozen lake ice fishing, boat crew for sea safaris and general hands on maintenence. Driver of 9 seat mini bus with previous snow driving experience essential.
The guide is required to have previous outdoor leadership, be a tough outdoor person, highly motivated and an out going fun loving personality. Part of the job is to receive in-house training on all activities.
Lyngen Lodge is a luxury boutique lodge hotel located in northern Norway in some of the world’s most impressive mountain and fjord scenery. The Lyngen Lodge offers discerning guests from across the world the opportunity to experience the Arctic nature first hand under the guidance of carefully selected guides.
Working week is 6 days with one day off. The season is November 2017 until 2nd week March 2018.
Northern Norway is a beautiful land that is filled with high mountains and deep fjords. During wthe winter months November to January there is no sun in the sky. It is the Polar Night where the Northern Lights fill the sky. A successful activity guide applicant needs to consider living through the dark period for two months. The job contract is just over 4 months long and expect long tough days that will be challenging mentally and physically.
You need to be:
25 years or over.
Fluent English speaker
Drivers license B with previous snow driving experience.
Accommodation is a private bedroom in shared staff accommodation. Monthly wage and medical insurance.
Why work for Lyngen Lodge?
Northern Norway is a unique part of the world in terms of nature, personal experiences and working conditions.The Lyngen Lodge team is small and personable; you can see us as your interim family while you work here. We train you within your working role and nurture your talents further. Our philosophy is to encourage staff to participate in sport, training and healthy eating to bring both growth to personal and professional aspects of your life. After all we live so close to nature here that you can't help becoming absorbed by it.