Auke Bay Guide

So, you want to guide in Alaska?

Job Duties Include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop comprehensive knowledge of rental shop kayak and SUP fleet, and Juneau paddle areas.
  • Provide superior customer service, teach basic kayaking/SUP skills, Facilitate safety briefing to rental guests, transport guests and kayaks to various launch points around Juneau.
  • Develop proficiency in retail and rental POS system, handle credit card transactions, maintain rental and retail inventory, answer phones.
  • Learn Kayak and SUP repair techniques and assist with maintaining rental fleet.
  • Actively maintain safe and clean customer areas, workspaces, bathrooms, and kitchen areas at all ABAK locations.
  • Maintain and safely operate company vehicles.
  • Support glacier and kayak tour operations by preparing snacks, maintaining gear, and assisting guides.
  • Assist in development and facilitation of half-day guided kayak and SUP tours in Auke Bay Harbor.
  • Train Rental Specialists in kayak shop operations, paddling skills, and guiding protocol.

You're gonna love this place.



  • Must be 21 Years of Age or Older
  • Available May 1 – September 15 (Flexible)
  • Valid First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Kayaking/SUP experience preferred.
  • Retail Experience preferred
  • Proficient with computers (MS Office)
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
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