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Tour Guide/Driver

Incredible Adventures

San Francisco, California Yosemite National Park, California

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Fall, Spring, Summer

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Job Type

23 Years Old

Minimum Age

No Experience

Minimum Experience

Job Description

Incredible Adventures is looking for reliable, safety-driven, organized individuals with a desire for adventure. Guides should have a customer-service oriented disposition, fun, and outgoing attitude, and enjoy interacting with people from all over the country and the world. Experience is a plus, but not required. Safe driving skills are a must. Tour Guides will need to acquire a California Commercial Drivers License with a Passenger Endorsement. Training for the CDL will be provided during a 2-week training course in the spring.

On single-day trips, Guides will pick-up and drop-off passengers at San Francisco hotels and provide informational narrative during the entire tour. On multi-day adventures, Guides will arrange daily logistics, outdoor and evening activities, sightseeing excursions, and teach sustainable travel, camping etiquette, and cooking skills.

Wages are per trip, with daily rates for experienced guides/drivers ranging from $170-$300, plus gratuity. Wages for overnight, multi-day tours are per trip and range from $275-$1350, plus gratuity. Our experienced guides can bring home more than $400 a day, including gratuity.

Minimum Qualifications:
- Must be at least 23 years of age, Must possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License, Class B or C with passenger endorsement of 16+
- Great communication skills
- High energy and excellent people skills
- Must be a safe, courteous driver
- Required to participate in state and federally regulated drug and alcohol program which includes a pre-employment drug screen
- Ability to obtain First Aid/CPR certificate
- As the flow of tourism dictates our business, we ask that you are available to work weekends and holidays as needed

Benefits & Perks:
- Spend time exploring the outdoors in some of the most scenic areas of the country
- Flexible scheduling with options for full-part-time work or planned time off
- Assistance with finding housing plus discounts on communal housing options for SF-based guides
- Housing reimbursement to defray partial cost-of-living expenses for all SF-based guides
- Meal stipends on overnight hotel-based tours + included meals on most camping trips
- San Francisco activity discounts on popular attractions
- Build a career in the Outdoor Industry in an entry-level role with opportunities for advancement

Positions to Fill

15 openings

International Applicants Accepted?


Primary Certification

First Aid / CPR

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