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Seasonal Tour Guides: Alaska
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Last Date to Apply
The UAF Large Animal Research Station is recruiting for individuals
to conduct daily public tours; present information on the biology
and natural history of muskoxen, caribou, reindeer, the Arctic, and
an overview of current UAF research. Tour guides also participate in the
daily operations of the LARS gift shop, which involves display and
sale of merchandise, operation of the cash register, basic
accounting and inventory control; additional duties include assisting
with crowd management, security, willow collection and grounds
maintenance of LARS outreach facility.
There are opportunities for full time and part time work. Must be
willing to work an irregular schedule, including some weekends and
evenings. Season begins mid-May through mid-September. Start and end dates can be adjusted to applicant availability.
Please email resume and contact information for 3 references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Knowledge of biology principles and/or the natural sciences, natural
history, customer service, basic retail experience.
Preferred: General knowledge of the culture of Alaska.
Must be comfortable giving public presentations. Capable of working with a team and independently. Capable of working outside in a wide variety of weather conditions.