Aramark Glacier Bay Lodge

Whale Watching
On board cruise ship during tour
Create delicious meals with our culinary team
Cruise Boat for Sea Tours
Alaska Wilderness from the bay
The Glacier Bay tour is the best way to experience the bay
More Alaska Wilderness on Cruise Boat
Experience a summer at Glacier Bay to immerse yourself in serene beauty
Whale Breaching
Glacier Ice Cave
Sea Lions
Glacier Bay Lodge
Glacier Bay Lodge - Guest Dining
Glacier Bay Lodge (Guest room)
Lodge Fireplace
Employee housing with essential basic furnishings and bedding are provided
Fire pit and basketball court
Employee dining room
Visit the Glacier Bay Visitors Center during the season for great tips to share with the team and our guests
Biking at Glacier Bay
Salmon Fishing
Hiking Tours
Glacier Bay Trees with Giant Mushroom
Beach at Glacier Bay
Sunset over Bartlett Cove

Chart Your Career Course in Nature’s Untamed Beauty

Nestled in between coastal mountains, incredible fjords and the inside passage – Glacier Bay is a remote wilderness experience you don’t want to miss. On top of learning or further developing your hospitality skills in one of the most beautiful places in the world; recreation and sightseeing opportunities are endless.

3.3 million acres of mountains, glaciers, fjords, rainforest, and wildlife fill the environment of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The only way to travel to us is by air or sea from Juneau to the friendly little town of Gustavus, your Gateway to Glacier Bay. However, once you arrive, every experience will be awe-inspiring.

Jobs in the Spotlight

About Aramark Glacier Bay Lodge

Glacier Bay offers careers across hospitality, retail, culinary, operations, food service, and maintenance. It’s the perfect place to pursue what matters, whether you’re looking for a seasonal opportunity or ready to build a long-lasting career. 

Nestled between coastal mountains and incredible fjords within Alaska’s Inside Passage, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve spans over 3 million acres. With almost 20 hours of daylight in the summer, adventures are never ending!  

The Employee Experience

No two days are the same with Aramark Destinations! Employees come to Glacier Bay from all over the world; with such a diverse staff, you’ll be part of a community that encourages cultural exchange and knowledge sharing.  

You’ll have the opportunity to spend your days building a career in hospitality and your free time enjoying the outdoors. For many of our staff members, working at Glacier Bay Lodge is different than any experience they’ve had before. Whether it’s watching a sunset over Bartlett Cove, a whale breaching in the bay, or a moose and her calves on the side of the road, Alaska is truly a captivating place. 

Ideal Candidate

Our employees work together to create great experiences for our customers and guests! If you have a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and are seeking the experience of living, working, and learning in a beautiful setting, Glacier Bay Lodge is the perfect place to pursue what matters to you and your career. Here, you’ll be surrounded by supportive leaders and passionate teammates, all while having access to amazing career opportunities.  

Glacier Bay employees love where we work, share a passion for hospitality, and believe in the mission of the National Park Service. Seasonal life in Alaska may not be for everyone, but it can be one of the best experiences you’ve ever had.  

Room and Board

Room and board are payroll deducted at a rate of $15/day, which includes housing costs and three meals per day in our Employee Dining Room, and the use of laundry facilities.  

Employee housing is comprised of rustic dorm-style units with two to four beds in each room. All rooms have private bathrooms, and in most cases, you’ll have one or two other roommates. 

Employee Perks

Working at Glacier Bay Lodge is a special experience, and we want to make sure that our employees are able to make the most of living, working, and learning here for the season. As part of the Aramark team, you’ll have access to: 

  • Competitive wages in a remote setting that provides a great opportunity for savings 
  • Free rides on the daily national park cruise: an eight-hour tour traveling 120 miles around Glacier Bay 
  • Discounts on recreational activities at the lodge and within the park 
  • Planned weekly activities  with your coworkers

Getting Here and Getting Around

Glacier Bay Lodge is located 10 miles from the Gustavus airport. While there is no road access to Gustavus, you can find convenient air connects from Juneau, Skagway, Seattle, or Haines via daily commuter air taxi services. There are also bi-weekly ferry connections from Juneau to Gustavus.  

For Fun

The remote setting of Glacier Bay offers a rare opportunity to explore and experience nature at its finest. Spend your free time exploring rugged mountains, breathtaking glaciers, temperate rainforests, a wild coastline, and deep sheltered fjords. From summit to sea, Glacier Bay offers limitless opportunities for adventure and inspiration. 

The Glacier Bay team offers plenty of planned recreational opportunities for employees, such as team sports, holiday celebrations, arts and crafts, yoga, movie and game nights, and so much more. Enjoy boat tours, whale watching, and kayaking by day and view the magic of the Northern Stars by a warm campfire by night! 

How to Apply

*All Summer 2024 positions are now posted & hiring!*

Use the link below to complete and submit your online application. Thank you for your interest! 

Open positions at Glacier Bay

International Application Information: 

Aramark is proud to partner with J-1 Visa sponsor programs. Interested international applicants should apply directly with their host country sponsor to begin the process. 

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