Katmai Fishing Guides: Fishing Guide & Boat Captain

Location: U.S. - Alaska
Start Date: June 20, 2024
End Date: August 31, 2024
Apply/Send Resume: [email protected]

Primary Job Responsibilities MUST HAVE OR DEAL BREAKER

Lodging is provided, & travel reimbursement is available.

Safely operate and navigate charter boats for fishing & Bear Viewing Trips
Lead and guide fishing excursions, catering to clients of various skill levels and interests.

Provide in-depth knowledge of local fish species, habitats, and fishing techniques to enhance the overall experience. (We will provide training)

Assist clients with baiting, casting, and reeling in catches, offering guidance and tips for a successful fishing adventure.

Maintain and ensure the cleanliness and proper functioning of the charter boat regulations and emergency procedures.

Foster a positive and enjoyable atmosphere for clients, ensuring a memorable fishing experience.
Communicate effectively with clients, addressing inquiries, providing fishing reports, and ensuring a high-level customer satisfaction.

Stay informed of local fishing trends, weather conditions, and other factors affecting fishing success.
Collaborate with team to promote and market fishing charters, contributing to business growth and development.

Perform other work-related duties as required.


USCG 6 Pack Captain License required
First Aid and CPR certification
Enrollment and successful completion of drug tests through drug consortium (We will provide membership)
Clear Marine Insurance Loss History (5 years)
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Ability to manage and coordinate with owner and staff
Knowledge of maritime regulations and safety procedures

Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays


8-10 hour shifts

Supplemental pay: tips

– Operate and navigate boats in a safe and efficient manner
– Ensure the safety of passengers and crew members on board
– Manage and supervise the activities of the boat crew
– Rig and maintain boat equipment and systems
– Perform routine maintenance and repairs on boats
– Provide excellent customer service to passengers
– Follow all maritime regulations and safety procedures

Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other related duties as assigned to meet the organization’s ongoing needs.

Job Types: Seasonal

Pay: $3500-$5000 Monthly + Tips

Monday to Friday
Weekends as needed