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Alaska Adventure Outfit Office Manager


Posted by Pangaea Adventures on 03/06/2024

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Outdoor, WaterSports

Job Categories: Admin/Clerical, Operations, Outfitter- Adventure Travel Staff, Sales - Inside - Product & Reservations

Company Type: Recreation, TravelandTourism

State: AK

City: Valdez

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1 - 3 years

Contact Name: Tim Duffy

Job Type: Seasonal Full Time

Salary: $13000

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: Yes

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within:

Job Description & Requirements

Join our small, outdoorsy crowd, working with a small sea kayak and raft guiding outfit based in Valdez, Alaska. We are looking for a positive, hard-working, team-oriented self-starter who would like to spend a fun summer, working a rewarding job in a beautiful place with good people.

We are looking for the right individual to help run our busy office, conveniently located on the Valdez Harbor. Job detail includes keeping a clean and orderly office site, guest interaction, selling trips, taking bookings, receiving payments, using our accounting software, maintaining a dynamic water taxi and trip schedule, shuttling guests, helping with trip prep, possibly guiding some sea kayak tours, etc...

Sharp attention to detail, a willingness to learn, solid judgment, sound common sense, good people skills, and of course, a passion for the outdoors are all musts! We are only hiring US Nationals at this time.

The dates of employment run 5/8 - 9/14. Rustic accommodation is provided in a good spot on the edge of town, within a quick bike ride from our office. 

If you have honest interest in this job, please email us some cover words explaining why you'd like to work with us, an updated resume, and at least 3 professional reference contacts (including name, relationship to you, phone number & email address).

We are a reputable outfit (at least that’s what most of the reviews tell us!) in one of the most impressive natural settings on earth, and we are a fun, interesting group of friends to work with. Come find out what the buzz surrounding Pangaea is all about!

About Pangaea Adventures

Leading guided sea kayaking, whitewater rafting, hiking and camping trips, as well as water taxi services in stunningly scenic Prince William Sound. 

Join our upbeat, knowledgeable team, as we offer a unique way to explore our remote and stunningly scenic corner of Alaska.