Tour Bus Drivers and Adventure Guides
Green Tortoise

Tour Bus Drivers or Adventure Guides Wanted. Camp in the best national parks!

The ultimate US road trip in a cool coach with 30 new friends.


Tour Bus Drivers and Adventure Guides

Green Tortoise
San Francisco Bay Area and National Parks of the West, California
$165.00 / day + tips
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in 3 months (May 01, 2019)


We are looking for just the right type of outgoing people to guide and drive our unique adventures. This is not a "normal" tour bus or guide job. Our season is May through September but some year-round adventures may be available. You will meet hundreds of great people while visiting amazing destinations in the US and maybe even Mexico. 

Who We Are

The Green Tortoise is a small, family-owned travel business operating from our San Francisco office and Oakland facility. We run 4 coaches and have been in business for 40 years. Lodging for drivers and guides on layovers is included at our bus yard. You will have no rent and a minimum of other living costs during the season. Most meals are included while on the road. 

What We Do

We operate 40-foot MCI sleeper/lounge coaches on adventure trips throughout North America with a heavy focus on National Parks and other outdoor destinations. Green Tortoise drivers and guides provision and facilitate camp meals. Guide-only non-driving positions are available.

Who We Drive

Half of our passengers come from the US, UK, and Australia. The rest come from more than 50 other countries. Most of our passengers are in their twenties and thirties, but last year we served a range of ages from 6 to 81. 

Great Applicants Will ...

  • Be at least 23 years old
  • Not be intimidated by chopping vegetables or sleeping under the stars
  • Have an outgoing personality and a desire to lead diverse groups on amazing adventures
  • For the driving position, be an experienced bus driver (Class B CDL with passenger endorsement) with a clean driving record. 
  • Guides 

How to Get on Board

  • Visit After that, please do call with any questions. 
  • Complete the application on our website. Drivers, please send copies of your CDL, driving record, and medical card.
  • Ride along on one of our trips so that you can see what a blast it is! 
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test
  • We look forward to hearing from you!
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How to Apply

Click APPLY NOW to visit our website to learn more about us, the job and the application process; email or call for more information. 

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