Mendenhall Lake Guide
Alaska Travel Adventures

JUNEAU Lake Canoe

Come work on glacial water and view the Mendenhall Glacier! You will both kayak and canoe!

A unique opportunity guiding next to a glacier on glacial water


Mendenhall Lake Guide

Alaska Travel Adventures
Juneau, Alaska
unknown / hour + tips
No experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in about 2 months (Apr 10, 2020)

Mendenhall Lake Canoe & Kayak Guide

As a Canoe and Kayak Guide, you will lead guests across Mendenhall Lake to the infamous Mendenhall Glacier that is representative of the formation of the Southeast Alaskan landscape. You will witness a snapshot of the World’s longest migration pattern, as well as the towering power of the 278 ft. Nugget Falls.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing pre-trip safety and skills briefing for the guests & operation of a safe tour
  • Daily cleaning and maintenance of all equipment and facilities
  • Sanitary food service during the snack portion of the tour
  • Learning the information necessary to deliver an entertaining and informed narrative during the tour including flora, fauna, and natural history of the area
  • Creating a positive, professional culture and work environment
  • Understanding and compliance with company safety & operational policies
  • You may also assist as a guide shuttle driver. 


  • Attention to detail
  • Time management skills
  • Effective and efficient communication skills
  • Ability to remain calm and maintain professional appearance under pressure
  • Ability to partner and work as a part of a team
  • Willingness to learn many new skills (to include rescue, safety, boat operation, etc.)
  • Previous rowing experience is a plus
  • Current CPR/First Aid certification required.
  • You should be in good physical condition and be able to lift a min. of 75 lbs.

How to Apply

Please apply online. 

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