Bike Guide
Icy Strait Point

Icy Strait Point aerial photograph

Icy Strait Point is looking for Bike Guides for the 2019 Season!

Located in rural Alaska, where adventure awaits!

Seasonal

Bike Guide

Icy Strait Point
Location:
Hoonah, Alaska
Wages/Pay:
$12.00 / hour + tips
Experience:
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in about 2 months (Apr 15, 2019)

BIKE GUIDE JOB DESCRIPTION

Reports to: Product Supervisor Adventure Tours

Category: Seasonal

Salary Range: Starting at $12 per hour

Location: Icy Strait Point

Position Summary:

Icy Strait Point Guides provide a leadership role as well as interpretation and narration for guests departing on Excursions. Guides will be cross-trained to lead all tours associated with Icy Strait Point and may be required to switch excursion assignment schedule if necessary.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct all activities and decisions according to Icy Strait Point’s guiding principles: BAP: Best, Authentic, Profitable

  • Provide guests with information about the scenery, wildlife, history, culture and geography.

  • Provide excellent customer service to all ISP guests

  • Ensure the safety of all guests on tours

  • Provide and assist with orientation for guests on tour

  • Assist with set-up of tour for the day and outfitting and loading of guests

  • Engage guests and assist with culinary portion of tour

  • Participate in all required trainings

  • Be comfortable with loud noises

  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Willing to work in a remote wilderness environment where wildlife is present

  • Maintain a current First Aid/CPR certification

  • Adequate knowledge or willingness to learn about Tlingit culture

  • Must be able to learn a Tlingit Introduction

  • Must have good customer service skills

  • Must have good verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to learn, retain and present excursion information to guests in an accurate manner.

  • Promote other ISP venues, distribute ISP literature and/or sell ISP merchandise

  • Basic knowledge of bike mechanics

  • Must be able to ride a bike well, can ride a bike up to 12 miles per day

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs comfortably

  • Must be at least 21 years of age or older

  • This is a safety sensitive position that is subject to drug testing

Icy Strait Point is a Native-owned and operated enterprise and offers Native Preference under P.L.93-638. Applicants must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.

How to Apply

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