University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Gold Rush Dog Tours
Location: Juneau & Skagway, AK
Position: Two positions: Driver & Expediter
Requirements: See job description
Summary:

Driver Position:

We are looking for energetic, hardworking and adventurous folks to provide an
outstanding narrative on Alaska. In this position, you will meet guests at the docks and
safely transport them to our summer sled dog camp.   Drive along the Alaska coastline,
through old-growth forest and historic mining site.  Deliver an informative narrative on
Alaska history, flora and fauna and prepare guests for an outstanding adventure with
mushers and sled dogs.


Requirements:   
 23 years and older
 Clean driving record   
 Provide a current Department of Transportation (DOT) card   
 Pass pre-employment and random drug test
 Valid CPR and First Aid certifications
 Must be able to lift 50lbs on a regular basis
Duties:   
 Greeting and helping guests on the van   
 Driving guest from cruise ship dock to camp while providing a narrated tour
 Helping in camp with duties as assigned    
 Expeditor errands for camp
Housing is offsite with a nominal fee of $350 per month for double occupancy.

To apply: Visit our website at goldrushdogs.com.  Please submit a Cover Letter and current Resume.

Espediter Position:

Expediter Position is open for the 2020 season!

Join our team of Iditarod, Yukon Quest, and Professional Athletes for the
opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
Our passion for mushing and the North Country is exemplified by the personal attention
guests receive from our staff.  As an Alaskan Family Owned and Operated Business,
we strive to present guests with an authentic Alaskan Experience.
The job is located in Juneau or Skagway, AK, running support for our glacier
dogsled camp which is only accessible by helicopter.  The season runs from
the second week in April through the second week of September.  

Job Duties include: Loading unloading supplies and gear from helicopters, grocery
ordering, radio communication, supplies and inventory.  Must have basic computer
skills, be a good communicator, responsible, and expect to work long hours.
Valid First aid and CPR cards are required prior to work. DOT Card required.  The
ability to get along with coworkers is a must, be a team player, ability to lift 50 lbs., be
extremely attentive to surroundings and the safety of others.  Must have a positive
attitude.


Crew housing is provided and one day off a week. 
No experience necessary. 
Pay starts at $3000/mth plus $250/mth Meal Allowance


Visit akdogtour.com to apply.

Contact: Sarah Probst
Contact at: sarah@akdogtour.com
Closing Date: Open Until Filled