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2020 Positions Available

Haunted Walk Tour Guide / Storyteller

Now hiring tour guides in Kingston, Ottawa and Toronto!
Priority will be give to those candidates who apply early. Be sure to fill out the application below ASAP!

Season

May- October (high season), Nov – April (low season)

Hours per week

Average of 3-5 three hour shifts per week during high season

Rate of pay

Competitive rate of pay with opportunities to quickly move up

Work hours

Majority of the work is in the evening

 

Haunted Walks Inc. specializes in creating and sharing extraordinary experiences. We are best known for our award-winning evening walking tours of local ghost stories and darker history by lantern-light. Our tour guides deliver a wide variety of unique walking tours in Kingston, Ottawa and Toronto, Ontario.

Tour guides are the heart and soul of the Haunted Walk. They breathe life into the stories and make certain that every one of our customers goes home satisfied (if not a little scared). It is a work environment where all tour guides play an important role in developing and promoting the tours. Our staff come from diverse backgrounds, but all have that positive and unique outlook that make our tours so popular. It is more than just a job to every one of us!

Successful candidates will possess:

  • A mature, professional and positive attitude.
  • A flair for the dramatic and storytelling skills.
  • An abundance of diplomacy and tact.
  • A willingness to learn and follow a set of standards.
  • An ability to work and contribute ideas as part of a team.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit (pun intended).
  • An interest in local and Canadian history.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent (minimum).
  • Bilingualism will be considered a strong asset.

To apply please complete our application form below.

No resumes or cover letters please. We have found they are not the best way to assess tour guide talent and potential.

 

We are very proud to have been named “Employer of the Year” by the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario (TIAO) at the 2016 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence!

Apply below to take part in our fun audition process!

Haunted Walks Inc. specializes in creating and sharing extraordinary experiences. We are best known for our award-winning evening walking tours of local ghost stories and darker history by lantern-light. Our tour guides delivery a wide variety of unique walking tours in Kingston, Ottawa and Toronto, Ontario.

All tour guides will be trained to deliver “Haunted Walk” themed tours and may also be trained to deliver the following tours:

See Our City Tour Services provides city tours by locals of Ottawa, Toronto and Kingston. We can deliver customizable tours by bus or on foot. Our guides showcase the best of the city’s landmarks and present the history, cultures and traditions that make our city so unique.

Tour Guide Application (All fields required)

  • Include street address, city, province and postal code

  • Your Schedule

    Please list any dates and times when you would NOT be available to work in the coming months due to work, education, travel or otherwise. Most work is in the evenings and on weekends.


  • Additional Information