Summer 2021 Fishing Guide - Yellowstone National Park

  • Xanterra
  • Bridge Bay Marina, Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA
  • Apr 07, 2021
Seasonal Biology - Ecology Communication - Public Outreach Fisheries - Marine Science - Aquatic Biology Outdoor Recreation - Guides- Trails - Wilderness

Job Description

Get your feet wet at Yellowstone's only marina. Join the Marina team in Yellowstone National Park!

Bridge Bay Marina, the only marina in Yellowstone Park, offers a wide range of boating opportunities. Daily activities include 41 passenger Scenicruise tours, guided fishing/sightseeing tours, backcountry shuttle excursions, motorboat rentals, and dock slip rentals. Yellowstone Lake is the largest lake in North America above 7,000 feet 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. Every season 18,000-20,000 guests ride on our scenic cruise tours! Learn more about the Marina department. 

The Details

  • Position Type: Seasonal (June-September 2021)
  • Start Date: May/June 2021
  • Schedule: Varies – ~40+ hours per week
  • Location: Bridge Bay Marina

What We Provide

  • Simple living in the world’s first National Park with low-cost housing (dormitory style), meals (cafeteria style), and Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth) provided
  • A low-cost bimonthly deduction covers three meals a day, your dorm room, and all associated utilities (including limited Wi-Fi) and the use of in-house laundry facilities
  • Free Employee Recreation Program (hiking, biking, photography, camping, wildlife watching, educational programs, film series, sports competitions, and more!)

Why Yellowstone National Park Lodges

We are a welcoming community who work hard, share a real passion for the environment, and enjoy crafting memorable experiences for our guests. As part of the Xanterra Travel Collection, we are the primary authorized concessioner in Yellowstone, and as such, we are proud stewards of the park.

Responsibilities

Fishing Guide

  • While safely piloting the 22’ Grady White charter fishing boats, you 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, including, but not limited to, rods, reels, lures, fishing line, and hooks (minimum requirement is three sets). You will 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. 

Qualifications

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working on or around boats

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Sector

Business Services