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Echo Canyon is seeking individuals with excellent guest service skills and a love for working in the outdoors! You don't have to have experience to be considered as we are always looking for quality individuals with a strong desire to learn to add to our team. Echo Canyon is the largest outfitter in the state of Colorado, so we employ a large number of raft guides – around 50 full time seasonal raft guides and many other positions.

Currently we are actively hiring for a limited number of positions as Experienced and Inexperienced Whitewater Raft Guides. Other positions in Guest Services, ReservationsCDL Drivers, and Food and Beverage will become available and can be found at raftecho.com/jobs.

  • Guide Trainees

    Echo Canyon River Expeditions
    Canon City, Colorado

    Raft Guide - Inexperienced


    Echo Canyon is seeking individuals with excellent guest service skills and a love for working and being outside. We’ll train you to be a guide if you have those traits. Echo Canyon is the largest outfitter in the state of Colorado, so we employ a large number of raft guides – around 50 full time seasonal raft guides. Please be aware we have limited space available at this time. Complete our online application and we will be in touch to schedule a phone interview! To be qualified for this program you will need to be a reasonably fit individual, with great guest service skills, and be available for a minimum of 2 summers.

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  • Experienced Raft Guide

    Echo Canyon River Expeditions
    Canon City, Colorado

    Raft Guides – Experienced

    Echo Canyon is seeking experienced river guides with excellent guest service skills and a passion for rafting whitewater! We are the largest outfitter in the State of Colorado, so we employ a large number of raft guides – around 50 full time seasonal raft guides. To be considered for hire as an experienced guide you will need to have completed two seasons as a commercial guide and we prefer that you are competent on both oar and paddle boats. If you don't have experience on both we will be happy to discuss opportunities to learn. Experienced guides should complete the online application and have a river log ready to submit via e-mail. 

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How to Apply

Please complete our online application, submit your resume and a recent photo of you, and we’ll contact you for a short phone interview. Realize that we want you to be successful in the training program, but an invitation to join the program does not necessarily guarantee employment. The hiring of trainees from the training class will be based on training performance and growth, ability to perform essential job skills, work ethic, and ability to work in a team setting. We give you every opportunity to be the best you can and we hope that everyone we train will become a member of our team.


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