Overview

We are looking for energetic and hardworking folks to join our team for the Summer!

We offer helicopter dogsledding tours on the Denver Glacier in Skagway and the Mendenhall and Herbert Glaciers in Juneau, Alaska.

Duties:

Sled Dog Handlers will maintain guest safety and assist Mushers getting in and out of dog yards with sled dog teams.
Each Sled Dog Handler is responsible for assisting Mushers in conducting safe tours.
Sled Dog Handlers inspect dogs daily for general health and fitness.
Sled Dog Handlers will work throughout the camp and dog yards to meet the needs of the day.
Unloading/loading guests and supplies from the helicopter
Photographing action shots of guests on sleds
Cuddle Puppies!!
You may be assigned different duties on any given day at the Camp Manager’s discretion.
No experience is necessary.

Room and Board are provided on the glacier.
Must be available from the beginning of May to September

Tagged as: Camp Staff, Crew, Instruction and Guiding

Required Skills:

Must be able to legally work in the U.S.
Valid CPR and First Aid
Must be able to lift 50lbs.

About Alaska Icefield Expeditions

Ever wonder what it would be like to live and work on a glacier?  In Alaska?  

Come join our team, who work together to create a memorable experience for guests and sled dogs who LOVE what they do.

Not only will you get to meet people from all over the world, but you will also get to be one on one with past and future Iditarod runners, sled dog puppies and sled dogs who are training.  There will be lots to learn and we are happy to share with you!

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.

Application Instructions

Please apply at akdogtour.com with your Resume and Cover Letter

Company Website

http://akdogtour.com