Seeking Kayak and Snorkel Guide on St. John, US Virgin Islands
- Virgin Islands (U.S.)
- $16.00 / hour + tips
- Some experience required
- Start Date:
- Starts immediately!
Virgin Islands Ecotours is the Caribbean’s premier adventure company offering exciting, family-friendly ecotours in the U.S. Virgin Islands. We are the leading ecotourism company in the Virgin Islands and have received numerous awards of excellence over the past 23 years.
You'll love our fun and dynamic environment, we can't wait for you to join the team!
Looking for a couple or two friends who can share a bedroom in subsidized housing OR an individual who is willing to share a bedroom.
Persons who enjoy adventure, sun, the water, teaching about the environment, love of Nature and Science, CPR, water experience and who have good public speaking skills are welcome to apply.
We are currently looking for professional guides who will enjoy kayaking, hiking & snorkeling. While snorkeling you will see and introduce guests to colorful marine life, sea turtles, stingrays, barracuda, baby sharks, octopus, eels, unusual marine life, seabirds such as frigates, pelicans, terns, egrets, and reptiles such as iguanas and geckos.
Our working philosophy is: fun, flexibility, and to support one another. If you are positive, self-confident, hard-working, reliable, love the outdoors, have appropriate skills & training, a professional attitude and enjoy being with people, this could be a great match!
We also operate locations at St. Thomas Mangrove Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary & Marine Reserve and in Caneel Bay, St John, both inside the Virgin Islands National Park.
This is an experience of a lifetime!
TEAM VI ECOTOURS is a close-knit fun group of professionals and we are looking for persons with great spirits and attitudes who want to have fun and enjoy their job and have an amazing adventure with their guests and fellow guides during work and who also want to explore and enjoy tropical island adventures and lifestyle after work.
We have 2 locations with a variety of 3 and 5 hour daytime tours, sunset and night tours.
We are looking for applicants with at least one of the following or similar:
- Biology/marine biology degrees, outward bound leadership skills & / or river & kayak guides.
- CPR/First Aid and strong swimming skills are required. Leadership skills, Wilderness Response, EMT or Life guard skills will give you an advantage.
- Must have the legal right to be employed in the USA with a social security number.
DUTIES: Leading 3 & 5-hour kayak, hike & snorkel adventures. Create memorable experiences with positive and energetic personalities. Teach guests about the marine, terrestrial life, history, economics and trivia of the Virgin Islands.
Wages: starting at. $16 per hour.
Tips: Average from $30 - $100 per shift but can be as much as $150+ per shift
Photography Profit Sharing bonus: Average $5-10 per shift
Depending upon availability, there may be subsidized guide housing. Check with us and let us know if you are interested. Check out our website and read our Trip Advisor customer comments for Virgin Islands Ecotours.
How to Apply
Please email Diana, firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and some information about yourself.