Application deadline: June 30, 2019
We have more mysteries than ever and we need more Game Operators to solve them!
Do you love playing detective or secret agent, but want to get paid? Then you’re in luck! As a Game Operator you’re sent by HQ to brief anywhere between 2 and 120 players for their Vancouver Mysteries spy, superhero, or murder mystery game. You’re fun, reliable, and you love working with people. You’re the kind of person who is always on time. You might have a theatre or performance background, and you’re a natural entertainer. This might just be the most fun job you’ve ever had!
Reporting to the company’s Experience Manager, you will need to demonstrate the following areas of competency:
- You’re an entertainer who might have a theatre or performance background
- You’re reliable and time conscious
- You enjoy being organized and well prepared
- You’ve been told you have good attention to detail
- You love serving customers and working with people
- You love solving problems and puzzles, including word, tactile, math, and simple code-breaking
- You’re capable of working by yourself
Beneficial, but not essential:
- You have been a tour guide or have led large groups
- Worked in the tourism industry
About Vancouver Mysteries
Vancouver Mysteries stages deeply immersive, interactive games on the streets of Downtown Vancouver. Equally popular with locals and visitors, Vancouver Mysteries’ games include Crime in Downtown, Secret Mission and Heroes and Villains. Working in small teams, game players have two hours to complete their adventure – either solving a murder or saving the city from destruction. Game kits, maps, and puzzles, and are all provided.
Vancouver Mysteries is able to cater to group sizes of 2 to 120 players and start times are flexible. The games make for an engaging and interesting activity for birthday parties, date nights, and corporate team-building.
We’ve got a 5-star rating on TripAdvisor – you can check out some recent reviews by players here.
What We Offer
Start date: flexible
Some Game Operators sign up for 4 games a month, some sign up for 4 games a day. Control your own work schedule by choosing which available shifts you want to sign up for. We have private bookings 7 days a week with start times from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and anytime in-between. Game times vary, depending on the players’ ability to solve the mystery.
Compensation: $30-$50 per game
How to Apply?
Email the following to Alina Blank at firstname.lastname@example.org:
- 250-300 word document explaining why you would make the perfect Game Operator for Vancouver Mysteries OR a one-minute video telling us yourself
- Subject line should read – Game Operator Application: First and Last name
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. Please note only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Vancouver Mysteries is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all ages, genders, ethnicities and sexual orientations.