Events and Education Director

Wilderness Supply is one of the leading outdoor stores in Central Canada and is seeking an outgoing, highly motivated and organized individual to join our growing team. If you have a positive attitude, strong logistical skills and a passion for event planning, we want to hear from you!

As Events and Education Director you will be responsible for creating, planning, organizing and overseeing all events and educational programs within Wilderness Supply. You will be responsible for scheduling dates and venues, organizing instructors and event leaders, along with preparing reports and evaluating the success of all events and educational programs.


  • A minimum of 3 years event planning, scheduling and organization is a requirement;
  • Post-secondary degree will be considered an asset however it is not required;
  • Proven track record in organizing successful and engaging events.


As Events and Education Coordinator, you will be responsible for a team of individuals and will play an integral role in the creation and implementation of events and educational programs that align with our values and marketing requirements. Events and Education Directors at Wilderness Supply should possess:

  • Dedication and drive to provide superior customer service;
  • Energetic and positive disposition;
  • Strong oral and written communications skills;
  • Proficient typing and computer skills;
  • Proven effective organizational and prioritization skills;
  • Strong decision making skills;
  • Ability to evaluate event and prepare reports for further analysis;
  • Team oriented and ability to work well with others ;
  • Creativity and a passion for continuous learning;
  • A love for the outdoors and encouraging others to engage in self-propelled activities;
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license.

Anticipated Start Date: March 15, 2020
Status: Part Time

Reports To: CEO
How to Apply: Email resume with references to

A competitive salary is being offered along with a range of benefits available to Wilderness Supply employees. We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.