Overview

Wyoming River Trips is looking for responsible team players looking to work for a dynamic company. Must be eager to learn, share existing knowledge, coach and learn from more junior raft guides, and be comfortable making good conservative decisions when given autonomy or out of cell range for many hours at a time. Wilderness Firat Aid + CPR and Swiftwater certification is required. If you do not have this, we can provide it April 24th – 27th, 2021.

Raft guide on the Main Fork of the Shoshone River will be facilitating a unique experience for locals and visiting guests alike. Cody has a lot more to offer than gunshows and rodeo (though we love those things too). We want our guides to facilitate a river adventure and experience of the natural world that our guests will remember.

Guide will be expected to be available to work 5 days a week from May 1st – mid September. If you have availability in April or October, please let us know when you apply. Guide may end up taking trips down in inflatable kayaks at times. If you are able to paddle a kayak and maneuver your boat while coaching others, let us know. In the month of July, guide may be asked to work more than 5 days a week as this is the busiest month of our operating season. On occasion guide may be asked to cover a few office hours. Rate of pay will be $15/ hour.

Compensation
• DOE: Starts at $30/short trip + tips and $40/long trip + tips. Guides generally work 1-3 trips per day June-August. Trips range in duration from 1 to 3 hours.

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Conservation, Instruction and Guiding, Water Skills

Qualifications:

Read more on Qualifications, Required Skills, and Preferred skills at:
https://wyomingrivertrips.com/employment/

About Wyoming River Trips

Wyoming River Trips is the oldest rafting company in Cody WY (going on 44 years) and prides itself in hiring individuals that specialize in safety, teaching and facilitating maximum enjoyment of the outdoors and our rivers. From College students to teachers; ski instructors to retired couples, we are looking for diverse and highly motivated self-starters to join our team. Your love and respect for the outdoors and your outdoor ethic directly affect the experience of our clients on the river and beyond.

Application Instructions

Please apply for the position of your choice online at: https://wyomingrivertrips.com/employment/ Please send a cover letter and any other relevant resume to [email protected] Please use subject line: Raft Guide Resume and Cover letter