Position Title: Wilderness Canoe Guide
Organization: Liquid Alaska Tours
Location: Juneau, Alaska
Organization Overview: Liquid Alaska Tours is an adventure travel company headquartered in Juneau, Alaska. Dedicated to providing high-end Alaskan experiences that showcase Alaska’s unique landscape, culture, and untamed spirit. Founded in 2009, to provide visitors of the Last Frontier with unforgettable and unparalleled vacation experiences.
Position Overview: In charge of leading an adventure tour based around the Mendenhall Glacier Lake with equal time guiding guests on the lake in a large canoe and leading guests around the Mendenhall Glacier Moraine. 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 our guests with entertaining and informative narration.
- Canoe Guiding – Instruct and lead guests in the use of an 8 or 14-passenger canoe on a glacial lake at our Juneau location.
- Wilderness Guiding – Responsible for providing clients with safety information and for leading clients on a guided hike over varied terrain.
- Driving – Operating 14 passenger van, the ability to tow a trailer is helpful.
- Current First Aid and CPR certification
- Clean driving record and ability to drive
- Wilderness First Responder or EMT/W-EMT training.
- Fluency in English
- 21+ years old by first date of employment
- Mountaineering experience
- Kayak and/or canoe guiding experience
- Cold Water Rescue Training
Application Deadline: Open until poisiton is filled.
Salary/Pay: $18.00 / hour + tips
Start Date: April 17, 2023
How to Apply: Please use the online application to view the full job description as well as how to apply.