Visualize yourself on a team of high energy, upbeat, fun loving people who love the outdoors and our picturesque properties in northern Wisconsin. You would live at no charge in rustic housing and work in the middle of a pine tree forest. Each day, we work hard providing our guests with unforgettable experiences.
You will be working with many other guides to help facilitate our guests in their outdoor experience. Safety is the first priority and we will train you to make sure you are comfortable on each trip. Our guests have come to expect a high quality trip that exceeds their expectations.
We are looking for guides that can facilitate guest trips down both the Menominee and Peshtigo Rivers. You will be responsible for setting up trips, guiding guests down the river, and cleaning up after the trip. You will be guiding class II - IV rivers in both individual rafts as well as 8 person rafts. Guiding other trips is also encourage. Other trips would include zip lines, paintball, rock climbing, lake kayaking, and stand up paddle boarding.
Specific Skills: Exceptional personal communication skills. First aid and CPR training is required. Experience in outdoor adventure activities and First responder/EMT certifications a plus. No experience necessary. On the job training (related to each activity) is available for all of the outdoor adventures we offer. Some heavy lifting required.
The Personality That Fits: A hard working person who is passionate about outdoor adventure and can verbally express that passion to our guests. Someone who is upbeat, personable, and gets along well with guests, and co-workers; someone who is comfortable talking to a stranger, helping someone out or setting someone straight in a firm, yet professional way. A flexible person who adapts well in an ever changing environment. Has the willingness to learn and naturally greets customers in a warm, welcoming and pleasant fashion. Strives to provide our guests with information that can enhance their visit. The ability to entertain in his/her own way, and to adjust your style appropriately for the group. Someone who is self-motivating and can work independently. Someone who can take on a project and "get it done." Someone who appreciates beauty, a simple lifestyle, and a scenic 20 minute ride to the nearest grocery store in a very rural community. Someone who wants to work as a team and set their peers and management up for success. Someone who is truly invested in the success of the company and wants our guests to have the time of their life.
Onsite housing is included and weekly meals are provided. We offer discounted trips for friends and family, along with discounted gear access. We also offer discounts in the restaurant/bar, the retail shops and provide an excellent team environment.