Seasonal Staff for Helicopter Glacier Trekking Company (Juneau, AK)
Ground Crew: Responsibilities include greeting clients at base, providing direction and assistance in gearing up for their glacier tours, a thorough safety briefing and loading and unloading from helicopters. Ground Crew members must be safety conscious, able to recognize and prevent potential safety hazards. Additional responsibilities involve keeping all gear clean and organized, as well as maintaining NorthStar base. Excellent customer service and interacting with passengers are a must.
Van Driver: A valid driver's license, 21 years of age or older and a clean driving record all required for this position. Responsible for safe transportation of passengers to and from the NorthStar base in a 15- passenger van, while interacting with passengers. Additional responsibilities include cleaning and fueling vans and regular maintenance checks. Must be reliable and have excellent customer service skills.
Dispatch/Receptionist: Will assist in the daily operations of the NorthStar office. Duties include answering telephones, data entry, preparation of flight manifests, gift shop retail sales and flight coordination and tracking. Must have strong customer service skills and multitasking skills. Will be communicating with other employees and aircraft via radios. Record-keeping experience and organizational skills desired.
Dock Representative: Responsible for meeting passengers at the cruise ships and directing to transportation for heliport, working very closely with representatives of the cruise lines. Must be dependable, punctual and able to work independently. Strong customer service skills, organizational skills and communication skills required. Note this position is spent all day outside in varied weather conditions. Will be responsible for collecting passenger data and communicating to base. Must enjoy lots of public interaction. Own transportation preferred.
Glacier Guides: Current First Aid and CPR certification required. Preference will be given to applicants with Wilderness First Aid, EMT or ETT training. Guiding experience required. Ice climbing/Mountaineering experience required. Guides will be responsible for loading and unloading helicopters on the glaciers. Will provide clients with safety information and instruction in using the provided mountaineering tools. Guides are responsible for safely leading clients on a guided hike over varied glacial terrain. Must be safety oriented and enjoy interacting with passengers.
NorthStar's season runs from the beginning of May through the end of September. End of season bonus contingent upon fulfilled contract commitment.
If you are customer service and safety oriented and looking for a summer adventure in Juneau, please contact us.
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