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Our season runs from mid/late May to the end of September. Our available opportunities include:

 
  • Cook - Breakfast Cook

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska

    High end fishing lodge and outdoor adventure travel resort looking for AM Breakfast Cook. Must be a morning person, self starter, take great pride in work, have a good positive attitude, able to work in a fast paced environment, organization and cleanliness is a must in this position.  Not a lot of experience necessary as you will have great team support. Morning starts at 3:30AM as clients eat breakfast at 5:00AM. Shift ends mid-morning allowing time for afternoon adventuring. Position is 6 days a week with opportunities to participate in our guided activities on your day off like fishing, hiking, kayaking to name a few. We are a drug free workplace. Salary is DOE. Meals and lodging included.

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  • Adventure Guide

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska

    Great opportunity as a multi activity adventure, wildlife and nature guide with our fun loving team.  Extensive wilderness experience with a love of people, great communication skills and  strong customer service skills make for a successful applicant.

    Our adventure guides are at the heart of our program.  Applicants need be self-starters who have a true love of nature with great people skills and a background of a range of activities, like mountain biking, rafting, fishing, hiking, climbing, rappelling, trekking, sailing, spelunking (and much more).  A lover of nature, people and Alaska are most often the best fit.  Like all guide positions, schedule is flexible, hours are long and daily activities are amazing.  We provide a 2 week extensive training program.  Must be able to start May 15.

     

    Wilderness first responders or backcountry first aid are preferred but not required.  Season mid May to early Sept.Must be able to pass a background check!!

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  • Cook - BearCamp

    Great Alaska Lodge
    BearCamp, Alaska

    Amazing opportunity in Alaska's Premier Bear viewing camp. Set in Chinitna Bay on the eastern coast of Lake Clark National Park is the Great Alaska Bear Camp, where guests fly-in to view coastal Brown Bears in their natural habitat. This position requires meal preparation for 7-21 people and includes buffet breakfast, soup, and salad lunch and plate service for dinner. Also, light appetizers are also served daily.

    We have a limited resource kitchen as we are a self-sustaining remote camp. Must be a people person, and easy to work with. Supplies are shipped out daily, so strong organizational skills and meal planning are an integral part of being a successful remote camp chef. One week rotating meal plan to be designed together with our main lodge executive chef.  worldwide clientele, with fun, enthusiastic staff, and management.

    Plan to pass a background check required due to the sensitive nature of the job/location.   Competitive salary DOE.

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  • Main Lodge Camp Assistant

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska

    Fishing or adventure enthusiasts looking for entry level work focusing on client and boat shuttles, landscaping, maintenance all other operational duties. This is the "foot in the door" that many guides for have used to learn the industry and experience Alaska for the first time.

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  • Fishing - Offshore Deckhand

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska

    One of the really unique positions at Great Alaska.  We fish 2 saltwater locations and the deckhands do both the driving from the lodge to the marina (or Launch point) as well as being the primary person working for the deck when fishing.  You'll work with the Captain to keep a safe environment for our clients. 

    This position requires plenty of hard work experience as it's a physical job that requires the deckhand to be physically strong. It can be done by a man or a woman.  It also provides the incredible opportunity to be offshore in Alaska catching fish and seeing wildlife on a daily basis. 

    The position includes a monthly salary, gratuities and room/board at the main lodge in Sterling.  Days spent working on the deck searching for fish in the incredible marine environment of Kenai Fjords National Park and Cook Inlet.  A Great Alaska deckhand can be described as having great people skills, a true love of fish and fishing, and being a durable consistent worker who anticipates his captain.  Heavy loads, sharp hooks and sharp tongues (just kidding our captains are awesome!) and sometimes inexperienced fishermen are all in a days work an offshore deckhand.  

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  • Cook - Prep Cook

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska

    High end fishing lodge and outdoor adventure travel resort looking for prep cook. Duties include Chopping vegetables, cutting and grinding meats, prepping meal plates, proper storage of food. Good organizational skills, ability to work efficiently in a timely manner in a fast paced environment. Cleanliness is a must. Fun and friendly staff. Position is six days a week with opportunities to participate in our various guided activities on your day off like, fishing, hiking, kayaking to name a few. We are a drug workplace. Salary is DOE. Meals and lodging are provided..

     

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  • Remote camp Bear Viewing Guide

    BearCamp
    BearCamp, Alaska
    unknown / month + tips

    Bear Viewing Guide at our incredible fly in Camp is a unique opportunity for someone with extensive wilderness experience, wildlife type biology or a guiding background, and top-notch people skills.  Our camp, near Cook Inlet in the Alaskan wilderness, is a one of kind place for lovers of nature and animals (staff and clients like).  Wilderness first responder or other first aid training preferred.   Easy demeanor and excellent customer service skills required.

    Staff accommodations in hi-tech, weather-port tents.  Our camp is sustainably based, utilizing composting toilets a solar power grid and eco - showers.  We are located on an incredible original homestead (just like our main lodge).  Bear viewing Guide days off are scheduled (but routinely move due to weather or other factors) and during time off, you'll have housing and 3 meals per day at the main camp with the other main lodge staff.  

    Our bear guides love bears, and they share that love with our guests from around the globe.  Successful applicants are self-starters who have a true love of nature and great people skills, and come from a background of activities, like mountain biking, rafting, fishing, cultural touring, hiking, climbing, rappelling, trekking, sailing, and wildlife viewing).  Like all guide positions, the schedule is flexible, the hours are long and the daily activities are amazing.  Meals and lodging included along with a monthly salary, and our season runs from mid-May through the end of August/early September.

    Wilderness first responders or backcountry first aid are preferred.  Season mid May to early Sept.

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  • Cook - Sous Chef

    Great Alaska Lodge
    Sterling, Alaska
    unknown / hour + tips

    Sous Chef - Great Alaska Adventures is a high-end adventure travel and fishing lodge on the Kenai Peninsula. The Sous Chef position requires formal training and/or real-world experience,  Our kitchen features local seafood, top quality meats and ingredients, locally raised produce, and house-made baked goods. Our menu is best described as traditional, with a twist of fusion.    

    Applicant must have a professional attitude, be able to work in a fast paced environment, and have a "can do" attitude.  We are looking for a talented, easygoing person with a passion for food.   Must be able to pass a background check.  We are a drug-free workplace.

    This position includes room and board, as well as transfers from Anchorage.  Pickup is at the Anchorage airport and return there at the end of the season.  The season typically runs from late May through to mid-September.  Salary varies, based upon experience.

     

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How to Apply

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Thank you for taking the time to consider Great Alaska. We look forward to seeing your information soon!

Please Note: Unfortunately, we cannot sponsor visas for international applicants. Please only apply if you currently have a US work visa, or you are a US Citizen.


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