Cycle Canada, The Veloforce Corporation is a Canadian company that has been conducting cycling tours throughout Canada since 1988. Our business is unique and is expanding every year.
The jobs we are seeking to fill are for the summer and are very challenging and exciting.
Working for Cycle Canada means you will be travelling all summer and you will be away from your home turf. Room and board is covered. It's mostly camping and meal preparation in a campground
Each year we hire focussed, active people to assist us with our tours. The successful candidates assist with our schedule of cycling events supporting bicycle tour groups that travel throughout Canada.
Please explore www.CycleCanada.com to learn about the tours we operate
Work begins in Ontario supporting a weekend cycling rally. There is a 3 week training and preparation period which is included in the paid term. Employees will then drive or travel to the start of the tour(s) and drive the vehicle from point to point on each daily stop. Work involves transporting luggage, company equipment, and for some positions preparing meals, checking in and out of accommodations, shopping and other duties. Employees generally work in teams of 2 with some additional support at times during the summer.
Most positions are for 16 weeks and start mid to end May each year, finishing late August or early September.
We may have be some shorter term positions as well.
Successful candidates will be required to provide reports on their driving and insurance record and three references. Positions are open to Canadian citizens or residents with valid work visas.
Knowledge of a second language, particularly a comfort level with the French language, is helpful.
We look for mature independent individuals to work for us. Since our positions require a variety of skills, in reviewing resumes we consider all work experience, volunteer activities, clubs and sports
Interested applicants should send resumes with a covering letter to sweep@CycleCanada.com. Initial interviews will be conducted by Skype. We will meet in person with those who are on the shortlist.
We appreciate all applications and we do read each one. We will try to respond to let applicants to know if we will be proceeding to more formal interviews.
This information is current as of September 30, 2012. While we endeavour to provide thorough and accurate information on our positions we encourage interested individuals to request clarification on any aspect of our jobs.
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