Fishing Guide

Vail Resorts

Location: US - WY - Moran

Aug 1, 2017
Vail Resorts
Job Details

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

The Fishing Guide is expected to provide guided fishing excursions on Jackson Lake, making every effort to help customers catch fish.  Guides must keep the safety of their customers foremost in mind and must abide by WY boating regulations, WY Game & Fish laws, and Grand Teton National Park laws & regulations at all time. Educate clients on special nature of the native fish they are pursuing and the fragile balance that must be kept. Guides must keep the safety of their customers foremost in mind and must abide by Wyoming boating regulations, Wyoming Game & Fish laws, and Grand Teton National Park laws & regulations at all times.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain their boat in a safe, very clean, and operating state.
  • Be on time for your trip with a clean car, boat and groomed personal appearance. 
  • Ensure all fishermen in the fishing party have the correct fishing licenses.

The "must haves" for this position include:

  • Previous experience as a fishing guide
  • CPR Certification
  • Valid US Driver's License
  • Boat-handling experience, with an OUPV License

We prefer that you have the following skills / experience, although it is not required:

  • Knowledge of Jackson Lake
  • Basic watercraft maintenance knowledge / experience

Come capture the “Spirit of the Tetons” in one of the most photographed mountain ranges in North America. Our team returns year after year to ensure that our guests get the most out of our abundant wildlife, breathtaking views, hiking trails, fishing and much more. We are committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability through zero waste, energy and water conservation, green dining and retail, volunteerism, and education. Grand Teton Lodge Company offers an amazing place to live and work, as well as free staff housing.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 138260

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Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.