Xanterra Travel Collection

Job Category:

Marina

Country:

United States

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Marina Positions, Yellowstone National Park 2019

Xanterra Travel Collection - Yellowstone, Wyoming

Posted: 11/15/2018

Overview

 

 

 

Join the team at Yellowstone's only marina!

 

*Individuals applying for a Marina position will be considered for one of the positions below, based on experience:

 

Dock Hand
The Dock Hand position at Bridge Bay Marina is a very physical job involving extensive guest contact. This position is responsible for assisting and orienting the guests who rent the motorboats and rowboats. Dock Hands clean and maintain the motorboats and rowboats, and provide assistance with Scenic Cruise Tours. This position also performs grounds-keeping, cleaning, and other duties as assigned. 

 

Fishing Guide
While safely piloting the 22’ Grady White charter fishing boats, the Fishing Guide will provide guests with a great fishing experience and interpretation on Yellowstone National Park. All guides are required to provide their own fishing gear for guest use. Our guides spend time with guests from all over the world and need to possess excellent teaching, communication, and guest service skills. A solid knowledge of fishing techniques and skills is required. 

 

Activities Cashier

This guest service position will handle all types of payment while selling the different tours offered at the Bridge Bay Marina. Typing, computer, and excellent guest service skills are required. This can be a very fast-paced position and attention to detail is paramount. Our cashiers work closely with guests from all over the world.

 

What We Are Looking For

At Yellowstone National Park Lodges, we depend on our team members to help guests find their ultimate Yellowstone experience—all while working to protect and preserve the park for future generations. No matter what your job is, you will be a proud steward of the park. You will play an essential role in providing warm and friendly hospitality to all our guests.

 

What You Are Looking For

  • Are you interested in working, living, and being an ambassador in Yellowstone National Park?
  • Are you looking to make friends with people from all over the world?
  • Do you have a positive attitude and solid work ethic?
  • Do you thrive in a fast-paced, exciting work environment?
  • Are you seeking upward mobility and growth opportunities?
  • Are you looking to gain experience in tourism & hospitality operations?
  • Are you enthusiastic about Xanterra’s sustainability initiatives?

 

If you answered, “Yes” to these questions, a job in Yellowstone is ideal for you!

 

A Day in the Life

Bridge Bay Marina, the only marina in Yellowstone Park, offers a wide range of boating opportunities. Daily activities include: 41 passenger scenic cruise tours, guided fishing/sightseeing tours, back county shuttle excursions, motorboat rentals, rowboat rentals, and dock slip rentals. Yellowstone Lake is the largest lake in North America above 7,000ft in elevation. With 132 square miles of surface area, there is plenty to explore. The marina is open from late-May until mid-September, and remains open in all weather conditions: sun, rain, snow, etc.

 

 

The Details

We have immediate openings available for the 2019 season. Ideally, you will be available to work a full season (now through October 2019). If living, working, and exploring in Yellowstone sounds intriguing and exciting to you, please read on.

  • Start Date: May 2019
  • Employment Type: Full Time, Seasonal (ideally full season or early/late season)
  • Schedule: Varies – 40+ hours per week.
  • Perks include:
    • Low-cost housing (dormitory style) and meals (cafeteria style) provided
    • Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth) provided
    • Free Employee Recreation Program (hiking, biking, photography, camping, wildlife watching, educational programs, film series, sports competitions, and more!)
    • Exclusive discounts in and around Yellowstone
    • Living in the world’s first National Park

 

  

Fun Fact

Every season between 18,000-20,000 guests ride on our scenic cruise tours!

 

Essential Skills and Knowledge:

Applicants interested in a Marina position in Yellowstone must have excellent interpersonal skills and experience working on or around boats.

 

What We Believe

At Yellowstone National Park Lodges, we are a welcoming community who work hard, share a passion for the environment, and enjoy creating memorable experiences for our guests. We are the primary concessionaire in Yellowstone National Park. As part of the Xanterra Travel Collection family, we embrace a “naturally different” lifestyle that allows you to live, work, and explore one of the most beautiful places on earth. We are a company based on values that reflect an environmental ethic and social conscience – for the long-term. “Our Softer Footprint” focuses on how we reduce our environmental impact through our comprehensive environmental initiatives. Our business practices exemplify environmental stewardship, and a desire to protect and preserve our public lands.

 

Equal Employment Opprtunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. 

 

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