Professional Naturalist Guide in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks Wyoming
Jackson Wyoming is home to national parks and world class outdoor recreation
- Jackson, Wyoming
- $25.00 / hour + tips
- Some experience required
- Start Date:
- Starts in 2 months. (May 01, 2022)
Want to work in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks this summer?
EcoTour Adventures is hiring for the 2022 summer season. We are looking for personable and knowledgeable individuals with natural science backgrounds who enjoy sharing the diverse wildlife and landscapes of the GYE with our guests. Come work with us and love what you do!
Please note that this is a very competitive application process so read the below carefully before applying.
Jackson Hole EcoTour Adventures has been taking guests on half day, full day and multiday adventures in Grand Teton, Yellowstone and the National Elk Refuge since 2008, we specialize in finding wildlife and interpretation. Join our fun team. Our mission is to provide professional top-notch interpretation in a relaxed, fun, and safe setting. Our overall goal is to inspire and connect our guests to the GYE and the natural systems of the world. Our guests will hopefully take what they have learned on our tour back home with them. With their newfound knowledge and memories, they will then make more environmentally sound decisions.
Every year we receive many applications from many fantastic candidates to work with us, but we have just a few open spots. We strongly prefer candidates who have Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem experience or Rocky Mountain Ecosystem experience and come from a background in the natural sciences including research, education, interpretation and photography. The position runs from May 2 to October 30th- Please do not apply if you are not available for the full required time period.
We offer generous benefits including
*Full coverage of health Insurance for Full Time Guides after 60 days
*Matching IRA Contribution for Full and Part Time Guides.
*Housing is also available
*Paid Guide Training includes an overnight trip to Yellowstone National Park, and field training in Grand Teton National Park.
We will offer some of our summer new hires winter full time and year round positions, working with JH Ecotour adventures for the summer can lead to a fulfilling career where you can be outside and having fun everyday in one of the most beloved places on the planet. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
Strong preference given to applicants with local knowledge and direct experience in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, but experience in the Rocky Mountain region is also a plus. Environmental Science, Wildlife Biology, Natural Resources, Environmental Education or related field of study. Experience with Field Instruction, Interpretation, Research and Wildlife/Landscape Photography. Clean Driving Record Passion for the wild public lands of Wyoming Job Requirements Long hours and non traditional work week Long distance Driving in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park Clean Driving Record CPR/AED certification, DOT Physical (We can help with this!)
How to Apply
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