Would you like to stay in an outfitter without spending a dime and even better, be paid to do so. Yes it's possible. The fishing season is fast approaching and many outfitters in the Mauricie are looking for passionate outdoor enthusiasts as well as hunting and fishing for full-time and part-time positions. What is better than a job meeting nature lovers and making sure their stay in an outfitter is unforgettable.
Here are some jobs that could be offered to you:
Front desk clerk
Welcome and advise guests upon arrival and departure. Respond to requests for package reservations by email or phone. Collect money and complete credit or debit card transactions. Compile statistics and produce reports.
Prepare various dishes for guests staying with American plan.
Advise people on the best techniques and fishing locations. Clean the launches. Refuel the engines and charge the batteries. Fish evisceration. Ensure compliance with the regulations.
Handyman / woman
Repairing and maintenance: electricity, plumbing, painting, engines, boats, machinery, paths, landscaping, etc.
Clean the cottages on departures. Washing of the floors, dishes, toilets, appliances so that the chalet is ready to receive new customers.
Obviously, the tasks can vary from one outfitter to another. Last summer, I worked part time in an outfitter near La Tuque. Guess what, I loved the experience and I plan in returning to work there this summer. I met some great people that were happy to be fishing. The atmosphere was amazing with it's quiet and peaceful environment.
To find out what jobs are currently offered in Mauricie, you can visit the Emploi Québec website: http://placement.emploiquebec.gouv.qc.ca/mbe/ut/rechroffr/erechroffr.asp?CL=english or contact Directly the outfitters by email or phone.