Alaska Travel Adventures is currently recruiting Adventure Tour Guides to fill positions in both Juneau and Ketchikan Alaska through September 2021.
Guides will lead tours in one or all of the following disciplines depending on ability.
• RIVER RAFTING: Row inflatable rafts with 10-12 passengers down five miles of the Mendenhall River, including one mile of class II-III whitewater. Applicants should be outgoing and comfortable providing our guests with entertaining and informative narration while operating the raft safely and proficiently. Guides are responsible for setting up, breaking down, and cleaning trip equipment. Boating and rafting experience helpful. Successful candidates will receive comprehensive guide training. Clean driving record and ability to drive helpful. Position requires heavy lifting. Available in Juneau.
• CANOEING: Instruct and lead clients in the use of 20-passenger canoes on scenic mountain lakes. This is a highly independent position which requires the ability to guide safely and responsibly with limited supervision. Applicants should be outgoing and comfortable providing guests with entertaining and informative narration. Boating experience is helpful. Successful candidates will receive comprehensive guide training. Clean driving record required. Available in Ketchikan and Juneau.
• SEA KAYAKING: Instruct and lead clients in the safe operation of double sea kayaks. Applicants should be outgoing and comfortable providing our guests with entertaining and informative narration on wildlife and history of the area while paddling a kayak safely and proficiently. Responsibilities also include set up and break down of trips, cleaning, and maintenance of trip equipment, as well as preparation and serving of a light snack. Previous kayak experience helpful, and some heavy lifting is required. Ability to operate a skiff is helpful. Clean driving record and ability to drive helpful. The ability to tow a trailer is helpful. Available in Sitka and Juneau.
Current CPR/First Aid and Full Covid-19 Vaccination required prior to employment