Careers

DO YOU NEED A CHANGE?

Durango Adventures is always looking for Guides to operate our tours.  We are looking for enthusiastic applicants with a personal commitment to professionalism, safety, physical fitness and exceptional customer service. Guides are responsible for delivering an unforgettable Rocky Mountain experience, upholding strict safety standards, as well as providing an outstanding level of service to a diverse array of customers.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong interest in and knowledge of outdoor activities
  • Solid interpersonal skills along with a “can do” attitude. A candidate must be someone who is self-starting, energetic and focused, and who embraces responsibility and challenge.
  • Available for at least 40 hours per week. No time off allowed from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • Excellent physical condition both strength and endurance
  • Live within 30 miles of our Durango office, own a reliable vehicle, and have a clean driving record
  • Comfortable with public speaking in small and large group settings
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Any zipline, high ropes course, or rock climbing experience desirable
  • Any outdoor certifications such as WFR, EMT, ACCT, etc. a plus
  • Knowledge of the local area including parks, history, etc. a plus
  • Must be at least 18 years of age with clean criminal background

Durango Adventures, LLC is a Equal Opportunity Employer. We will run a background check before offering any position to ensure maximum client and guide safety, all guides are subject to random alcohol and drug testing.

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