Michael Dinneen

Volunteering at Visit Anchorage

Share your knowledge of Alaska and enthusiasm for travel with people who visit Anchorage for vacations, conferences, and business trips. Visit Anchorage operates visitor information centers in Downtown Anchorage and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, and is seeking residents interesting in sharing their love of Alaska with our visitors. As a volunteer you’ll meet and greet visitors, provide details on local activities, accommodations, events, and other information, and assist guests in making the most of their time in the community with directions, trip advice, and tour referrals. 

The Perks

  • People-focused: Meet travelers from all over America and around the world while working alongside other Alaskans who love travel and have a commitment to serve.

  • Fun: Help people already excited to be visiting Alaska.

  • Learn more: This role receives training and ongoing education so you can expand your knowledge of Alaska and all it has to offer.

  • See Alaska: Volunteers receive special opportunities to explore more through select industry invites, travel passes, or discounts.

  • Flexible scheduling: Weekday and weekend hours are available, as well as part-time year-round or full-time seasonal positions.

Skills and Abilities

  • People skills and interpersonal communications are a must.

  • Sound knowledge of Anchorage and Alaska – with plenty of opportunities to learn more.

  • Commitment to great customer service, and solid sales skills.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Comfortable in a fun, busy environment.

Submission Instructions

To apply, send a completed application to lbrandon@anchorage.net or drop it off at the Visitor Information Center at 524 W. 4th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501. Please call 907-257-2319 with questions.

Visit Anchorage Volunteer Application

Visit Anchorage Visitor Service Ambassador Application (Paid)

Current Volunteers - Click Here to access the Volunteer Portal