About Off The Eaten Track

We have unique food tours in Vancouver and Victoria, BC. Our food tours celebrate the culinary culture of Canada and the local community. Our tours combine food & beverages with stories, history, and personality. We strive to provide our guests with a unique and delicious experience.

The Opportunity: Culinary Tour Guides for Spring 2017

We are seeking passionate and knowledgeable culinary tour guides to join our team.  The position is part-time/on-call with strong potential for growth. Think you’re right for the job?  Here’s what we’re looking for:

• Passion for food and local food culture a MUST

• Knowledge of local food scene

• Ability to command and captivate a crowd and lead a tour from 2-12 people

• Be 100% responsible for a positive and memorable experience for each and every guest

• Captivating storytelling and sales abilities

• Outstanding customer service skills

• Skilled conversationalist

• Clean and professional appearance

• Positive and enthusiastic attitude

• Acute time management skills

• Ability to project your voice in loud spaces

• Professional and approach to your work

• Respect for all peoples and empathy

• Punctuality and reliability a MUST

• Ability to think on your feet.

 

How to apply

1.    Email a PDF or Word document of your resume along with a cover letter. In your cover letter show us a little personality! Tell us:

• Why you’ll make the perfect culinary tour guide

• Describe your favorite local food/beverage haunts and why

• Any previous guide experience

2. Submit your application to info@offtheeatentracktours.ca. Specify what city you are interested in applying for (Vancouver or Victoria). Must currently live in the city of interest.

 Current Jobs Available:

1. Culinary Guide: Victoria, BC. Hire date May, 2017

Primary Requirements:

• Flexible schedule and availability from Tuesday-Sunday

• Willingness to be on-call and available last minute

• Has a passion and strong knowledge of the culinary culture of Victoria

• Proven to be reliable, punctual, and works well unsupervised.

• Experience as a tour guide an asset

• Have access to a cell phone

• Aged 19 or over

 

2. Culinary Guide: Vancouver, BC. Hire date June 2016

Primary Requirements:

• Has a passion and strong knowledge of the culinary culture of Vancouver

• Flexible schedule and willingness to be on-call

• Experience as a tour guide an asset

• Have access to a cell phone

• Aged 19 or over

 

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Off The Eaten Track
Vancouver: 1-800-418-1906
Victoria: 1-800-418-1906 info@offtheeatentracktours.ca