Princess Cruises and Holland America Line - Alaska and Yukon

Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge
Driving in Portage Valley
Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

Alaska and the Yukon's Most Pristine and Untouched Wilderness is out your front door!

We are now hiring for our summer 2022 season! Get ready for a summer adventure in Alaska or the Yukon. Experience breathtaking views, fresh local cuisine, and awe-inspiring wildlife. See it all for yourself – and make friends from around the world – while leading tours, serving in hospitality and culinary, or hitting the road in transportation operations.

We have 18 locations throughout Alaska and the Yukon.

About Princess Cruises and Holland America Line - Alaska and Yukon

We’re a collaboration of Princess Cruises and Holland America Line, innovators in Alaska tourism and advocates for the environment. Our locations feature the best Alaska and the Yukon have to offer-pristine wilderness surrounded by some of the tallest mountains in North America. Do you want explore the National Parks, fish for salmon or halibut or experience the spectacular Northern Lights, there is a location and job for you.

We offer guests a variety of experiences-whether sailing past glaciers, cozying up in a wilderness lodge, or spotting a bear from a dome—window rail car, you will help provide adventure, comfort, and lifetime memories. 

The Employee Experience

Working in Alaska is the adventure of a lifetime.  We work hard, and we play hard, in one of the most beautiful and exciting locations on Earth.  Join us to build on the story of your life!

After the long winter break, we know you are itching for a new adventure, so we've created special incentives for everybody who joins our team this summer.


Hassle-Free Airfare

We'll book and pay for your air travel to and from Alaska or Canada and you can repay the costs via payroll deductions.

A Free Month of Rent

We're offering a 100% rebate on your first month's rent in HAP-sponsored housing upon successful completion of your employment agreement. (Alaska employees only)

If you choose to rent independently or with co-workers, we'll provide the equivalent HAP rebate as a credit.

Work Guarantee

We promise to schedule you for at least 40 work hours per week. Plus, if we can't operate this season, we'll pay you $1,000 for the unexpected disappointment.

Join our team to experience Alaska and the Yukon by applying today! #WeAreBack

Ideal Candidate

We are warm, welcoming, respectful, and professional. Whether working with customers or each other, we are always creating relaxed and rejuvenating vacation experiences and lifelong memories.  Prior experience is not the most important thing - we are looking for people with outstanding customer service skills and a spirit of adventure.

Room and Board

Dormitory style employee housing is available at a reasonable cost at the following locations:

  • Anchorage Rail
  • Anchorage Transportation
  • Anchorage Westmark
  • Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • Dawson City Westmark
  • Dawson City Transportation
  • Denali Employee Community
  • Denali-McKinley Chalet Resort
  • Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • Denali Transportation
  • Fairbanks Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • Fairbanks Transportation
  • Fairbanks Westmark
  • Juneau Transportation
  • Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • Ketchikan Transportation
  • Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • McKinley Transportation
  • Skagway Westmark
  • Skagway Transportation
  • Whitehorse Transportation

Room charges are based on double occupancy. Discount meal programs and laundry facilities are available on-site at most locations.

RV sites are also available at Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge, McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge, Denali-McKinley Chalet, Denali Transportation, Denali Employee Community.


Employee Perks

Travel the world when you earn a free* Holland America or Princess cruise after just one summer working with with us. *Must complete 400 hours of work and your port fees & taxes and crew gratuities must be paid in advance.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Upon your arrival in Alaska, you will be picked up by a shuttle. Speak with your hiring manager for more information.

For Fun

During your leisure time, a multitude of outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, fishing, wildlife viewing, river rafting, horseback riding and more are easily accessible. Local sightseeing excursions are often offered at a discounted price. Our Fairbanks, Anchorage and Juneau locations offer typical city amenities such as movie theaters, shopping centers, and other venues. Our other locations also offer weekly employee shuttle rides to their closest urban center, Fairbanks or Anchorage.

How to Apply

Thanks for your interest in applying for a job with Holland America and Princess Cruises.  Please click Apply Now to begin our on-line application process.  If you do not have a resume, that is ok.  You can skip that field!  It is very important that you get all the way through the application.  When you get a date stamp that your application has been submitted, you will know that your application was received!

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