September 16, 2009

Hot Jobs 54: Alaska Tourism

Happy Hump Day! As you know by now, Wednesdays at the JobMonkey are for hot job leads. We bring you three of the hottest leads from the Job Monkey Job Center, a free resource for job seekers in search of an adventure — and a paycheck.


This week, I am spotlighting jobs in the Alaska Tourism industry. Many of these seasonal opportunities are gearing up to hire workers now, so it’s a great time to throw your hat into the ring. Learn more about working in the great northern state from JobMonkey’s sections on Alaska fishing jobs and Alaska summer jobs.

1. Seasonal Customer Service Representative, Great Alaskan Holidays, Anchorage, AK

The Great Alaskan Holidays company is seeking a seasonal customer service representative to assist guests with their rental contract completion. The representative must have some computer skills, some rental experience and a cheerful attitude for dealing with customers. Additionally, the ideal candidate will be at least 21 years of age and have a valid Alaska driver’s license (with a very clean record). The job pays a salary of $16.74 – $19.82 per hour.

2. Inspector, Fountainhead Hotels, Fairbanks, AK

The Fountainhead Hotels is seeking an inspector to train and supervise housekeeping staff and ensure that facilities are clean and sanitized. In the winter, when the hotel has fewer seasonal housekeepers, the inspector will also be responsible for housekeeping duties. The ideal candidate will be at least 21 yeas of age, have a valid driver’s license, be able to lift heavy objects, and have previous housekeeping and supervisory experience. This 8:30 to 5:00 p.m. job includes some weekend work.

3. Musher’s Camp Tour Driver, Alaska Excursions, Skagway/Juneau, AK

Alaska Excursions is seeking a camp tour driver to pick up guests from cruise ship docks, give a narrated tour through Skagway and out to the Dyea valley. Additional duties will include giving clients a kennel tour at the dog camp. The ideal candidate will have a valid driver’s license, possess good communication skills and be good with people.

Didn’t find the job of your dreams on our hot jobs lists this week? No worries, just check out the JobMonkey Job Center for hundreds of other listings in every imaginable field.

Good luck with your job search this week!

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