University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: DIPAC
Location: Juneau
Position: Summer Tour Guide - remainder of season
Requirements: Open to all students


Tour guide is a customer service oriented position that acts as the face of the Macaulay Salmon Hatchery and Ladd Macaulay Visitor Center. The position requires public speaking in front of large groups as well as money handling skills. Tours guides will work in a fast-paced environment and will need to be able to multi-task and move from one job to another as needed. Interest and knowledge of marine life and fisheries are a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing educational commentary to large groups of people
  • Giving one on one tours to small groups of people
  • Conversing with a wide-range of guests, answering questions, and providing facts
  • Retail sales, cash register operations, money handling
  • Stocking merchandise
  • Cleaning of visitor center, aquariums, and gift shop
  • Mail Orders
  • Providing guests with salmon samples


Public speaking experience from previous jobs or classes. Money handling skills and customer service experience a plus but not required. Must be willing to have a flexible schedule, and change shifts on short notice.

Pay Rate/ Job Length

Seasonal position: May -September. Full-time availability preferred, but will accept applications for part-time as well. Pay rate dependent on experience.


If interested, please call 463-4810, visit our website for an online application, or submit resumes to

Contact: Katie Harms
Contact at: 907-463-4810
Closing Date: Open until filled