Katmailand and Katmai Air

Kulik Lodge

Live & Work in Katmai National Park ALASKA - A ONCE IN A LIFETIME ADVENTURE

Katmailand, Inc. and Katmai Air, LLC operate three lodges and an air service in and around Katmai National Park Alaska

Katmai National Park in Southwest Alaska

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Katmailand, Inc.
Grosvenor Lodge in Katmai National Park, Alaska

Manager/Guide for our small, private Grosvenor Lodge in Alaska


About Katmailand and Katmai Air

Katmailand, Inc. and Katmai Air, LLC offer summer job opportunities in Katmai National Park, Alaska. We seek skillful, high energy, people-oriented staff persons for unique, group, Eco-tourism and sport-fishing based travel. The seasonal jobs run from late May through mid September or into part of October. Our employees need to be available for the entire season.

Employment in Katmai National Park can be very fast paced and demanding at times, but the experiences gained can be equally rewarding. Be prepared to live in the remote heart of Southwest Alaska, at the heart of a 4.9 million-acre national park. Explore the wilderness, hike, kayak, canoe or fish in the great outdoors, and enjoy the land of the midnight sun.

Here are links to view descriptions of all three of our lodges - Brooks, Kulik and Grosvenor -  photos and our Facebook page.



Katmailand on Facebook

Brooks Lodge on Facebook

Kulik Lodge on Facebook

Grosvenor Lodge on Facebook

Katmai Air on Facebook

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Please keep reading to learn about our company and apply to join our friendly crew.

Ideal Candidate

We are pleased that you are interested in summer employment with our company. We operate three different lodges and an air service. Katmailand is a family owned Alaska business and has been in operation since 1950. Our goal is provide quality customer service to all of our guests. Our employees need to have a great attitude and the skills  to make sure our guests expectations are not only met but exceeded!

Our employees need to be able to work the entire season from mid-May through mid to late September. Our staff needs to be professional, physically fit, friendly and personable, have a positive attitude, prepared to live in remote Alaska, free from substance abuse, punctual, honest, trustworthy, team players, flexible, and respect other employees. 

Room and Board

Room and board are provided at no cost to our employees.

Employee Perks

Our employees live and work in a world-class travel destination, which includes an employee lounge with satellite TV and limited WiFi. We also provide a laundry facility with all necessary supplies. Bedding and linens are provided at no cost.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Employment begins and ends in Anchorage, Alaska.  Once there, we provide transportation to and from our lodges via commercial airlines or on Katmai Air.

For Fun

Katmailand operates the only lodging concessions inside Katmai National Park authorized by the National Park Service, right next to the World Famous Brooks Falls with unsurpassed bear viewing opportunities! Excursions to the volcanic "Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes", the abundance of wildlife in the park and the incredible fishing opportunities make Katmai National Park Alaska's most exciting destination.

Activities available in your spare time: world class fishing, bear watching, hiking, kayaking and sightseeing, photography, and anything you can imagine in the Alaska wilderness. To learn more about Katmailand National Park, click here.

Our Jobs

Seasonal job openings include a wide variety of positions:

  • Chefs
  • Kitchen staff
  • Housekeeping
  • Food Service
  • Guides
  • Maintenance
  • Drivers
  • Food and Beverage
  • Camp Assistants

Administrator / Bookkeeper / Comptroller

Brooks Lodge in Katmai National Park, Alaska

Chef / Kitchen Manager

Brooks Lodge in Katmai National Park, Alaska


Katmai Air King Salmon Alaska
Cleaning of facility and float planes, baggage and freight handling on a daily basis. Also greets guests at the airport or dock and transports the guests between these two locations. Must be 21 with a clean driving record and must have or be able to obtain a Class C CDL with passenger endorsement.

General Maintenance

Kulik Lodge in Katmai National Park
General Maintenance: Requires well-rounded background to include vehicle and outboard motor maintenance and repair. All levels of building maintenance including carpentry, electrical and plumbing a plus. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

King Salmon Float Plane Base Manager

Katmai Air King Salmon Alaska

Katmai Air provides air transportation and support for our three lodges located in Katmai National Park Alaska and primarily operates float planes. We have an opening for an experienced candidate to manage our new Katmai Air King Salmon float plane facility. This Position will manage our front line staff who assist our lodge and Bear viewing guests en-route to Brooks Lodge and Brooks Falls . This position is seasonal - from on or about May 1st through October 1st and will be based in King Salmon (Housing is provided along with meals)

The ideal candidate will be well-versed in general business matters, will lead and supervise the work of 6-8 employees, and have a track record of safe operations around aircraft.  Candidate will be responsible for ensuring the safety of all embarking and disembarking guests as well as employees who are turning incoming and outgoing aircraft at our dock.

Candidate  Must have:

•       At least 1-3 seasons  working in or managing a flight operation facility,

•       A past good record of managing / delegating and scheduling staff hours

•       A positive and flexible attitude

•       Good customer service skills and is experienced in managing the large group departures

•       Excellent organizational skills

•       A clean and professional appearance   

•       Computer skills including knowledge of MS office programs and have experience with customer reservation systems

•       Ability to lift 60 lbs repetitively

Skills beneficial but not required

•       Aviation /pilot experience

•       Familiarity with Aviation weather a plus.

•       General knowledge of vehicle and building maintenance

•       General knowledge mechanical, carpentry, plumbing and electrical.  

Certifications: Must be able to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with passenger and tanker hazmat endorsements. 

Room and board included. Compensation DOE

Kitchen Manager / Chef

Brooks Lodge in Katmai National Park, Alaska

Lodge Cook / Housekeeper

Grosvenor Lodge in Katmai National Park

Lodge Keeper / Food Service

Brooks Lodge in Katmai National Park, Alaska

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