The Trailhead Shuttle Driver is responsible for transporting adventurers to their desired destinations in a friendly and professional manner. The Trailhead Shuttle Driver must also be comfortable operating a 14 passenger Ford E350 Van safely on narrow, winding dirt roads. Zion Adventures is committed to providing exemplary customer service, so drivers need to be able to speak knowledgeably about other services we provide, as well as the Zion area. ​

Starting wage: $15/hour

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Climbing Skills, Full Time, Instruction and Guiding, Teaching/Education


Driving courteously
Transporting clients as safely, comfortably and efficiently as possible
Avoiding risks which could harm passengers, the vehicles, or the environment
Running efficient shuttles without creating the hurried feeling
Solving problems with grace and efficiency
Helping connect clients with Zion Adventures guided events, Narrows rentals, and other Zion activities
Facilitating meaningful, helpful, informative, and pleasant conversations with customers
Operating single run and back-to

Required Skills:

Minimum of 23 years of age
Must have a current and valid drivers license
Current First Aid and CPR certification, or Wilderness First Responder
Knowledge base of the roads, hikes, canyons, and hidden secrets of Zion National Park and the surrounding area on personal time
Desire to learn and share that knowledge with others

Preferred Skills:

Familiarity with the area
Ability to be engaging and polite
Some familiarity with computer programs
An outstanding work ethic
Commitment to serving others
Strong attention to detail
Enjoys creating order in chaotic environments
Ability to take initiative

About Zion Adventure Company

Since 1996 Zion Adventure Company has been the premier outfitter and guide company serving Zion National Park and Southern Utah. ZAC offers equipment and bike rentals, trailhead shuttle services, and guiding in canyoneering, rock climbing, biking, and hiking.

Application Instructions

Please send application to [email protected]