Rapids Camp Lodge: Experienced Fishing Guide Position Available

Rapids Camp Lodge, operated by Deneki Outdoors, is looking for an experienced Fishing Guide  for the 2019 season for our remote fly-out fishing lodge in Bristol Bay, AK. We are situated on the Naknek River, 6 miles east of the King Salmon airport. We fish a variety of local river systems using our fleet of aircraft, jet boats & rafts. We operate a 4 month season, June through September. Must be able to commit to entire season. Compensation based on experience level.

Guide Requirements:

3 years Minimum Experience.

Friendly, customer service oriented attitudes.

Fly Fishing skills, including fly tying, fly & spey casting instruction, etc.

USCG OUPV License or greater & valid First Aid/CPR certificate.

Jet boat, Rowing/Rafting experience

Must be a strong team player, show initiative, be self-motivated & work well with others.

Ability to live & work in close quarters with both staff & clients.

Must be physically fit, able to lift heavy objects, go on extended hikes in remote locations carrying client lunches/drinks, fishing gear, etc.

Knowledge of Bristol Bay – Katmai & Becharof river systems preferred.

Ability to lead guests in remote wilderness settings with few or no defined trails, utilizing safety standards and route finding skills

Guides are responsible for general lodge & vessel upkeep, start-up & shut-down of the lodge & other various tasks throughout the season.

Days are long & weather does not always cooperate. Guides must be able to adapt to changing weather conditions & maintain a enjoyable & safe environment for guests.

Socializing with guests at lodge after fishing is expected.

To apply, please send resume & cover letter to maxp@deneki.com