Freedom Fishing Foundation Guide Application/Contract - Quad Area Chamber of Commerce
Freedom Fishing Foundation is looking for Fishing Guides throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Male & Female Guides are Needed

Qualifications:
1.) Able to provide boat with motor or pontoon for 1 - 4 people.
2.) Must be CPR Certified.
3.) Prefered be Military Connected. (Active, Reserve, Retired, Veteran, Service Provider)
4.) Must provide Certificate of Insurance



Job Description:

Qualifications:
  • Must have Military Connection. (Active, Reserve, Retired, Veteran, Service Provider)
  • Must have current Certification of CPR and First Aid Card.
  • Must hold provide Certificate of Insurance for Liability
  • Provide boat/pontoon & motor for Freedom Fishing Excursions.
  • Possession of Minnesota or Wisconsin Fishing License.
  • Ability to pass a pre- employment drug test and subsequent random drug tests.
  • Responsibility and punctuality.
  • Physical fitness.
  • Knowledge of safety procedures.
  • Good hand-eye coordination.
  • Good sense of balance.
  • Ability and willingness to work as part of a team.
  • Alertness and common sense.
  • Enjoyment of practical work, working outdoors, and working with people.
  • Friendly and courteous manner when interacting with guests.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good visualization skills with the ability to follow instructions.
  • Good customer service and good customer relations skills
 
Responsibilities:
  • Excursion activities include guiding up to four guests fishing, navigate and supervise the safe operation of boat and excursion 
  • Keep watch from the weather for maintaining safety of self and others.
  • Provide routine maintenance, cargo stowage, and loading and unloading operations for self & guests.
  • Coordinate the daily guided fishing and sightseeing activities of the guests and are responsible for their enjoyment and safety.
  • Determine the position of the boat and surrounding obstructions. 
  • Handle lines while berthing and conducting towing operations.
  • Assist and instruct guests, assisting with setting and pulling fish. 
  • Assist guests and crew with setting and pulling fish.
  • Provide medical and/or first aid treatment for guests and crew.
  • Ability to follow and enforce safety regulations and rules.
  • Record all required data in the ADFG saltwater charter boat logbook daily.  Do they need to complete a log of their trip.  Let’s set that up so they do it electronically and it is logged in a data chart on the one drive. 
  • Clean and process fish for guests each day upon completion of trip. 

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Report submitted:   what, how, 
How reimbursed:   1/2 day -     Full day -       Weekend Trip - 
Reimbursement Provides: 


Process:  upon submission of trip report, payment will be made the 3rd week of the following month after the Board of Directors reviews and approves.   A check will be mailed to the address on file.