University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery
Location: Juneau, AK
Position: Tour Guide/Retail Clerk
Requirements: See job description
Summary:
Job Title: Tour Guide/Retail Clerk
Company: DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery
Requirements: See Job Posting for Details
Deadline: Open until filled
 Description

The 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.  Tour guides will work in a fast-paced environment and will need to be able to multi-task and move from one work station to another as needed.  Interest and knowledge of marine life and fisheries are a plus.  Will have scheduled days off, but must be willing to change due to the needs of the tourism industry.

 

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 and guest-used spaces, aquariums, and gift shop
  • Providing guests with salmon samples

Qualifications

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: April 24th - October 6th. Full-time availability preferred, but will accept applications for part-time as well. Pay rate is DOE.

 

Contact

If interested, please visit our website for an online application www.DIPAC.net, and submit resumes to chelsea_swick@dipac.net

Contact: Amanda Oliver
Contact at: amanda_oliver@dipac.net
Closing Date: Open until filled