Company Description:

Alaskan Sights and Bites, located in the scenic city of Anchorage, Alaska, stands as a new operator renowned for its engaging storytelling and exquisite food sampling experiences. Our company prides itself on bringing the rich tapestry of Alaskan culture and cuisine to life through expertly guided tours that are both informative and delightful. We specialize in creating unique food tours, private journeys, and corporate events that offer a taste of Alaska's culinary diversity and historical richness. As we continue to grow, we are seeking enthusiastic, entry-level team members who are passionate about storytelling, food, and creating memorable experiences for our guests. If you have a flair for engaging with people and a love for all things culinary, Alaskan Sights and Bites is the perfect place for you to develop your skills and contribute to unforgettable guest experiences. Join us in showcasing the best of Alaska’s culture and flavors!

Position: Tour Guides

Job Description:

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Tour Guide to join our team for the 2024 Season (May 1st - Sept. 30th). As a key face of our company, you will lead guests on walking and van tours, providing insightful narratives about Alaska's history, culture, and cuisine. You will play a pivotal role in creating memorable experiences for our guests, ensuring they leave with a deeper appreciation of what makes Alaska unique. Key Responsibilities: Conduct walking and van tours with energy, knowledge, and professionalism. Provide engaging and accurate storytelling about local history, culture, and food. Ensure guest safety and comfort throughout the tour. Build rapport with guests, offering personalized interactions and responding to inquiries. Facilitate food sampling and provide insights into local culinary delights. Handle logistics and coordination during tours. Provide feedback and suggestions for tour improvement. Qualifications: Excellent communication and storytelling skills. Passion and ability to learn about for Alaskan culture, history, and cuisine. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to engage with diverse groups. Ability to walk and/or drive for extended periods. Flexibility with working hours, including weekends and holidays. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record (for van tours). Pass a background check Pass a drug test Benefits: Competitive salary and tips. Be part of a passionate team in a dynamic and growing company. Unique opportunity to explore and share the beauty of Alaska.

Starting Wage: $19.00 - $20.00 + Tips + End of Season Bonus

Submission Instructions:

To apply for a position with Alaskan Sights and Bites, please submit your resume and cover letter via email. Ensure your application showcases your skills, experience, and enthusiasm for storytelling and food culture. We look forward to understanding how you can contribute to our team's goal of providing unforgettable Alaskan experiences. Send your application to: info@alaskansightsbites.com

Open From: 12/22/2023
Open Until: 06/01/2024