Aspen Sking Company: The Little Nel Guide Position Available


Guides and instructs guests on lakes, rivers and streams. Responsible for transportation, equipment and supplies using TLN vehicles and/or float boat. Provides knowledgeable, interpretive commentary of the land, the environment and the history. Guides must enjoy spending time with multiple guests in conditions that require excellent teaching, communication and guest service skills.

Essential Functions of the Job
Conducts guided trips
Instructs guest in fishing skills
Advises guests regarding fishing regulations
Provides opportunity to fish with maximum possibility of success
Cleans assigned vehicle and/or boat and equipment
Specific knowledge of fly fishing and guiding the waters of the Roaring Fork area including Carbondale and Glenwood Springs.
To ensure safety of guests and vessels
Current CPR and First Aid

Physical Requirements of the position include
For Float guides: physical stamina to operate, maneuver and maintain watercraft daily
Able to bend, twist, and lift up to 50 lbs. simultaneously and repeatedly
Able to work outdoors in variable weather, including rain, sleet, snow, direct sunlight

Education, Experience, Skills
Fishing skills-When, Where, How
Communication skills; to entertain and inform
Knowledge of area fishing regulations and/or boating regulations
Knowledge of safety, emergency and life saving procedures
Knowledge of weather patterns
Knowledge of company policies and procedures
Clear driving record

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