1. Foodie Tour Guide
2. Foodie Administrator
We are now accepting applications for the 2017 season. Application closes when all positions have been filled. Apply now!
You’re charming and entertaining, we’re hiring!
Can you command a crowd, make them laugh, and have everyone literally eating out the palm of your hand? Do you love Vancouver? Do you love food? If so, then this job is for you!
Vancouver Foodie Tours is the #1 rated tour on TripAdvisor. We offer award-winning culinary walking tours of Vancouver’s tastiest neighborhoods.
We are looking for passionate, highly energetic and empathetic Vancouverites as Tour Guides. Positions are part-time. Applicants must possess strong leadership abilities, charisma, a wonderful sense of humor, excellent communication skills and a deep passion for Vancouver and our food scene. Our walking tours run year round, with peak season running from May to September. To learn more about what we do, please visit FoodieTours.ca
Leading a food tour is a combination of quick thinking on your feet, advanced storytelling, and herding foodies from one location to the next, while ensuring everyone is having a fantastic time! We provide you all the training and get you up to speed on Vancouver history, architecture and its incredible foods. Once you’re up and leading a food tour, you’ll be amazed that you’re getting paid handsomely for something so ridiculously fun and rewarding. If you think you have the improv and leadership skills required, please apply before all available Tour Guide positions are filled!
Help transform the way the world experiences food.
Only applicants living close to downtown Vancouver and Granville Island area will be considered. Self-employed individuals and/or flexible schedules preferred.
There are 3-4 openings available
You’ll receive paid Serious Foodie Training which lasts approximately 3-5 weeks.
Once hired and trained, Foodie Tour Guides receive on average $22/hr to $26/hr. Including gratuities, most Tour Guides average between $100-135 per tour. Tours are 2 or 3 hours long.
Please send a single email with ALL of the following information to [email protected] Use the following format in the email subject line: Tour Guide Application 2017: Your First Name Last Name
Preference is given to candidates who submit a video on our Facebook page.
This is a genuine search for candidates and a standard interview process will apply. Based on our review of the applications, we will whittle the list of prospective guides down to a small group of finalists. All finalists will then be interviewed before successful candidates are invited to partake in a paid training program.
For all Twitter chatter related to the Vancouver Foodie Tours’ Foodie Tour Guide Audition, refer to hashtag #HireVFTGuide
You are required to own a smartphone with a data plan, have a computer with Internet access at your place of residence and check your email several times per day.
No email or phone enquiries please. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Vancouver Foodie Tours is comprised of a small team of dedicated and passionate individuals who want to make a difference. We want to share and enlighten others, through memorable culinary experiences. We are constantly pushing boundaries to find a better way. We have a whatever it takes attitude to get the job done, and we let what is best for our guests be our guiding light. We are a small but mighty team, where each team player is a key contributor and brings with them their unique skillset. We celebrate the unique strengths of each team member and strive to learn from one another. We are looking for someone who shares our values and has the experience, drive and skillset to lead the administrative and accounting side of our business.
Vancouver Foodie Tours offers food tasting and educational walking tours, introducing food loving visitors and locals to one-of-a-kind food and drinks that define Vancouver’s culinary scene. Guests indulge in a feast for their eyes, belly and mind, tasting signature dishes at award winning Vancouver gourmet restaurants, food shops and food trucks. Guests also learn about the origins of ingredients and how dishes are prepared. This is the best way to taste Vancouver!
We are a team of food-loving Vancouverites who are passionate about showing off our amazing city and culinary scene. Read all about the Vancouver Foodie Tours team at http://foodietours.ca/our-story.
If you possess the qualities we are looking for, please apply now by emailing [email protected] all of the following:
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please do not call.
We are looking for someone with immediate availability. Only successful candidates will be contacted. This position closes when the position is filled. Please apply now.
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