Dave Enright - Canada
Owner / Director of Evergreen Outdoor Center, Chief Guide, husband & father, outdoorsman & environmental enthusiast.
16 years guiding experience. Canadian Avalanche Association (CAA) Level II, CAA Instructor, Canadian Ski Guide Association Level 1, CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 2, NZSIA Ski Instructor Level 1, Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors Level I,\ Avalanche Control Team Avalanche Forecaster, Nine years Ski Patrolling & Twelve years Back-country ski guiding in Canada and Japan, Outdoor Emergency Care Technician, Canadian Heart Foundation - CPR First Responder, Wilderness First Aid Japanese First Responder, Advanced Explorer First Aid & CPR (certified by Wilderness Alert Japan), British Columbia Mountaineering Club Rope Rescue, Capalano College Outdoor Recreation Management, Recreational Canoe Association of B.C. Canoe Instructor, Flatwater Instructor, New Zealand Rafting Association (NZRA) Advanced River Rescue, Swiftwater Rescue Technician Level 1, Commission Internationale de Canyoning Guide Module II.
"We should try not to be complacent with the lives we are given and the jobs that we do and if we find ourselves becoming such then it is a time for a change."
››Interview with Dave Enright
Mariko Enright - Japan
Evergreen Owner / Adviser, massage therapist and busy mother of two.
"We look forward to meeting you in Hakuba."
James Robb - Canada
Evergreen General Manager / Senior Guide often seen wandering Hakuba's streets at night with a turntable under each arm.
10 years guiding experience, Canadian Avalanche Association: Level 1, Canadian Ski Guide Association: Level 1, Canadian School of Mountaineering Rock and Alpine Courses, CSIA Ski Instructor Level 2, CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 2, Advanced Explorer First Aid & CPR (certified by Wilderness Alert Japan), B.A. in Physical Education and Kinesiology, Commission Internationale de Canyoning (CIC) Guide Module II, IMIC Mountain Bike Instructor, Swiftwater Rescue Technician Level 1, NZRA Advanced River Rescue, Interpretive Guides Association Professional Level, PADI Open Water Diver.
Jade Barham - New Zealand
Fell in love with Hakuba after numerous trips mountain biking / snowboarding and made it home in 2005. Evergreen Web Manager / Senior Guide / Snowboard Instructor
8 years guiding experience, CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 2, IMIC Mountain Bike Instructor, Advanced Back-Country Wilderness First Aid, CPR, Swiftwater Rescue Technician Level 1, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, BSc (Ecology/Env. Science), 10 years snowboarding experience.
"I dunno bro."
Mitsu Kaeriyama - Japan
After coming to Hakuba for years snowboarding, a canyoning tour showed him a new way of living in Hakuba full-time and he moved up here for good. Senior Guide often seen hovering somewhere high above a stash of powder.
Commission Internationale de Canyoning Guide Module II, Explorer First Aid & CPR (certified by Wilderness Alert Japan), JAN Avalanche Skills Level I, Basic Lakewater Paddler, Junior High & High School Physical Education Teaching Certificate, 10 years snowboard experience - sponsored by C*LOVER surf & sports, PLAY design and Scooter.
"I love anything where I'm riding sideways."
Taka Matsuzawa - Japan
Evergreen's Backcountry Office Manager.
"I love snow."
Chris Green - England
Originally from the North of England - Rotherham - but realised he was born in the wrong country at an early age. After 10 years instructing skiing and snowboarding in Mont Tremblant, Quebec, he began his new career as Evergreen Outdoor Center's Snowsports Director in 2011 and never looked back.
CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 3, CASI Evaluator Level 2, CSIA Ski Instructor Level 1, CAA Avalanche Skills Training Level 2, PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, PADI First Aid.
"Up the Millers."
Emilie Fanning - Canada
Growing up in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada Emilie has always been drawn to the mountains. From her early beginnings coaching figure skating, to ski instructing, snowboard instructing and now an evaluator for the Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors her 15 years of teaching experience naturally lead towards her current position as Evergreen Outdoor Center's Snowsports Manager.
CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 2, CASI Snowboard Evaluator Level 1, CSIA Ski Instructor Level 1, CAA Avalanche Skills Training Level 1, WFA Outdoor Emergency First Aid, NCCP Canada Figure Skating Coach Level 1.
"Find me carving groomers."
Antoine 'Jaja' Galode - France
Evergreen's Driving and MTB Manager.
NZSIA Ski Instructor Level 1, CAA Avalanche Skills Training Level 2, Wilderness First Aid Japan Explorer, Swift Water Rescue Level 1, IMIC Mountain Bike Instructor Level 2.
"Jaja lives for crepes!!"
Sage Enright - Canada/Japan
Freestyle skier, budding MTB rider, toy tester & snowball production manager.
"I go hard too."
Bill Glude - Alaska
"I love snow."
Nadine Wilding - England
3 years shredding Japan`s powder got her technique locked, helped by previous seasons in Canada, Austria and England`s dry slopes. She spends her summers guiding kayak, canoeing and MTB and will usually be found at the lake as a summe camp leader.
CSIA Ski Instructor Level 2, CASI Level 1, Explorer First Aid & CPR (certified by Wilderness Alert Japan)
"Do sea turtles have to come up to breathe?"
Clement Drevet - France
Snow Shoe Guide / Nordic Instructor / Lodge Manager / Shuttle Driver.
BEES Mountain Leader, BEES Cross-country Instructor, BEES Telemark Instructor, CASI Snowboard Instructor Level 1
"I love snow."
Heather Smith - Canada
CSGA Level 1, CASI Level 2 snowboarding instructor, Slipstream Advanced Wilderness First Aid (90 hours), Level III Occupational First Aid, Avalanche Operations L1 - Ski, Avalanche Skills Training Level 1, Canadian Avalanche Association, Snowboarding Coaches course, Swift Water Rescue Level 1, Canadian River Council, Raft Guide (oar and paddle), Safety Kayaker, Professional River Outfitter's Association of Alberta.
"You work to make money so you can have fun, but if you're having fun making money, you don't need to make as much."
Evergreen is recruiting for winter 2013/14.
We will be contacting potential candidates from June onwards. For more information on positions available visit our employment
We look forward to receiving your application.