Employment Opportunities

2018 Job available:

Kennel Worker & Canoe Guide

Wage: $15 an hour for 40 hours a week

Start Date: Mid March

Work Conditions:

  • Predominantly outdoor in all kinds of weather attending to needs of the kennel. Some desk work for preparation of schedules logs and reports.
  • In Algonquin Park leading flat water canoe trips

Kennel Responsibilities:

  • Managing the kennels daily needs
  • Daily maintenance of dogs to include, cleaning, watering, feeding, grooming, socializing, exercising and free running dogs.
  • Maintenance of physical kennel to include houses, chains, landscaping
  • Daily monitoring of heath of dogs and administering medications as directed
  • Maintain and open and close relationship with our veterinarian

Guiding Responsibilities:

  • To ensure the safety and pleasure of the clients during Chocpaw flat water canoe trips in Algonquin park
  • Pack all equipment for the trips.
  • Clean and store all equipment after expedition is finished


  • Wilderness First Responder Certification
  • Past expedition/tripping experience
  • Must love dogs
  • ORCKA flat water 1, 2, 3 certification
  • Minimum of Bronze Medallion swimming certification (Life Guard is preffered)
  • Driver’s license
  • Can obtain a clean Police record check including vulnerable sector at own expense



If you have the above qualification and are looking for a rewarding position, please contact Marg Reid by sending cover letter and resume to chocpaw@on.aibn.com


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