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          Listed below are current employment opportunities available in Skagway, Alaska.  If you are an employer and would like to list job vacancies on our Website, you can submit your listing by  filling out the "Employer Online Job Order Form."  This is a free service of the Chamber of Commerce to its members.  To become a member download and submit a membership application from this Website.  For non-members there is a $150 fee for this service that includes a free one-year membership in the Chamber of Commerce.  Please do not contact the Skagway Chamber of Commerce for details on the job listings below, the employer contact information is provided for this purpose.  All listings will expire on their filing deadline date or no later than September 30, 2017 and will be removed.  New job orders may be submitted after October 1, 2016 for the subsequent 2017 season.

POSITION TITLE:

Bicycle Tour Guide-Skagway, Alaska 2017 Season
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: You need to be 23 years or older.  Public speaking and a yearn to learn and talk about the local region is a major part of the job.  You need to have solid leadership qualities and you need to be organized and on time.  A positive, outgoing, friendly attitude is necessary at all hours of the day.  It helps to have a basic knowledge of bike mechanics.  Guides will also drive tour vans, so you should feel comfortable driving a van with a trailer.  You must be committed to staying the term of your contract.  You are responsible for the client's welfare and following tour procedures. Position is based in Skagway.
WAGE RATE: Starting pay is $11/hour plus tips.  Upon successful completion of your contract you will be eligible for a performance bonus.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Please go to our website and fill out our online application.
CONTACT INFO: Sockeye Cycle Co.
Becky Hill, Office Manager
P. O. Box 829
Haines, AK  99827-0829
Toll Free:  (877) 292-4154
Phone:  (907) 766-2869
Fax:  (907) 766-2851
Email:  sockeye@cyclealaska.com
Web:  www.cyclealaska.com

POSITION TITLE:

Retail Sales Associate/Driver-Skagway, Alaska 2017 Season
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Must be at least 23 years old.  Retail sales, knowledge of bicycles, accessories, apparel and POS computer experience is preferred.  You must be outgoing, positive, focused, organized, motivates and possess excellent customer service skills.  Duties include:  customer sales, POS, stocking, pricing, cleaning, organizing and bicycle rentals.  You will also drive tour vans and must be able to pass DOT and insurance requirements.  The position is based in Skagway.
WAGE RATE: Pay is DOE.  Upon successful completion of your contract you will be eligible for a performance bonus.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Please go to our website and fill out our online application.
CONTACT INFO: Sockeye Cycle Co.
Becky Hill, Office Manager
P. O. Box 829
Haines, AK  99827-0829
Toll Free:  (877) 292-4154
Phone:  (907) 766-2869
Fax:  (907) 766-2851
Email:  sockeye@cyclealaska.com
Web:  www.cyclealaska.com

POSITION TITLE:

Sales Associates & Data Clerks
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Lynch & Kennedy is a high end jewelry and art gallery.  We are looking for people focused on providing great customer service and on closing sales (2 people) and part-time sales work with the balance of week managing point of sale database (1 person).  Once we receive your resume, a detailed job description, employment application and background check authorization forms will be provided.  While experience is great, attitude is more important than experience as we will provide necessary training.  All jobs are seasonal, working between 36-40 hours per week.  There is limited overtime.  All candidates must complete a SKYPE interview.  Successful candidates will receive a letter of employment providing details of our offer.
WAGE RATE: Depends on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Email dates of availability, SKYPE handle and resume to email address listed below.
CONTACT INFO: Lynch & Kennedy
Rosemary Libert
P. O. Box 438
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (484) 433-0465
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@lyncy-kennedy.com
Web:  www.lynch-kennedy.com

POSITION TITLE:

Food & Beverage (Restaurant) Positions
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Olivia's Bistro at the Skagway Inn.  Most kitchen positions:  dishwasher, prep cook, line cook, bartender, server, busser, hostess.  Schedules and hours per week vary by job and business activity.  Olivia's Bistro specializes in fresh Alaskan seafood and Mexican cuisine inspired dishes, with daily specials fresh from our kitchen garden.  We are looking for people focused on providing great customer food and beverage service and on closing sales.  Once we receive your resume and job interest, a detailed job description, employment application and background check authorization form will be provide3d.  While experience is great, attitude is more important than experience as we will provide necessary training.  Most jobs are seasonal, working between 36-40 hours per week.  Some jobs are about 20 hours per week and are ideal as a second job for the industrious individual.  There is limited overtime.  All candidates must complete a SKYPE interview.  Successful candidates must provide I-9 qualifying identification and Alaska Food Handlers and TAMS certification at time of employment.  We will assist with this requirement.  Successful candidates will receive a letter of employment providing details of our offer.
WAGE RATE: Depends on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Send email with interests, resume, SKYPE handle and dates of availability to the email address below.
CONTACT INFO: Historic Skagway Inn, LLC
Karl Klupar
P. O. Box 500
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (610) 745-1859
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@skagwayinn.com
Web:  www.skagwayinn.com

POSITION TITLE:

Desk Clerk/Production Manager
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Provides coordination point with cruise lines for tours offered by Skagway Inn and customer service with guests of the Inn.
WAGE RATE: Depends on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Please send interests, resume and dates of availability along with SKYPE handle for interview.
CONTACT INFO: Historic Skagway Inn, LLC
Karl Klupar
P. O. Box 500
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (610) 745-1859
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@skagwayinn.com
Web:  www.skagwayinn.com

POSITION TITLE:

Actor/Tour Guide
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Follow script for Legends & Lies theatrical production.  We recreate the life and times in a Skagway saloon during the Klondike Gold Rush.  Singing and voice skills required, competency at piano a plus.  Auditions schedules in New York City unless arranged otherwise.  All candidates must complete a SKYPE interview.  Successful candidates must provide I-9 qualifying identification, Alaska Food Handlers and TAMS certification at time of employment.  We will assist with this requirement.  Successful candidates will receive a letter of employment providing details of our offer.
WAGE RATE: Hourly or salary, DOE.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Send email with interests, resume, SKYPE handle and dates of availability to the email address below.
CONTACT INFO: Historic Skagway Inn, LLC
Karl Klupar
P. O. Box 500
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (610) 745-1859
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@skagwayinn.com
Web:  www.skagwayinn.com

POSITION TITLE:

Gardener
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Maintain kitchen/flower garden at Skagway Inn.  Coordinate with chef to provide produce for Olivia's Bistro and cut flowers for Inn guest room.  Early mornings about 20 hours per week.  All candidates must complete a SKYPE interview.  Successful candidates will receive a letter of employment providing details of our offer.
WAGE RATE: Depends on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Send email with interests, resume, SKYPE handle and dates of availability to the email address below.  We will respond with complete job description.
CONTACT INFO: Historic Skagway Inn, LLC
Karl Klupar
P. O. Box 500
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (610) 745-1859
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@skagwayinn.com
Web:  www.skagwayinn.com

POSITION TITLE:

Housekeeper
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Skagway Inn was built in 1897 and the site operated as a brothel during and after the Klondike Gold Rush.  General cleaning of 10 guest rooms and laundry.  Daily cleaning of public areas.  Works largely on their own.  Other cleaning and duties as assigned.  Usually 36+ hours per week.  Workload directly related to occupancy.  Workday usually begins at 8:30am.
WAGE RATE: Depends on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Send email with interests, resume, SKYPE handle and dates of availability to the email address below.
CONTACT INFO: Historic Skagway Inn, LLC
Karl Klupar
P. O. Box 500
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (610) 745-1859
Fax:  (215) 754-4611
Email:  hiring@skagwayinn.com
Web:  www.skagwayinn.com

POSITION TITLE:

Lawn Care Tech
FILING DEADLINE: Open until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: We are seeking self-motivated, honest and hard working individuals with the ability to work independently (with little to no supervision) IN ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS to join our team.  Maintaining plant beds, watering, weeding, deadheading, monitoring for insects and diseases, etc.  MUST have prior NORTHERN gardening experience and plant knowledge.  MUST know how to fuel/operate a self propelled lawn mower, weed wacker and rototiller.  MUST have a valid driver's license.  Some weekends are required.  We are seeking one or two part time employees.  May 1 - Oct. 1, 2017.
WAGE RATE: $14.00 per hour so start, wage increase depending on experience.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Please email resume.  Learn more about our small business by visiting our Facebook page!
CONTACT INFO: Dirty Girls Gardening
Reba Radey
P. O. Box 782
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-3099 (Office)
Email:  dirtygirlsgardening@yahoo.com
Web:  www.facebook.com/dirtygirlsgardening/

POSITION TITLE:

Customer Service Agent
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Customer Service Agents have many responsibilities, dealing with the public making reservations, loading and unloading aircraft carrying passengers and their luggage.  Also, we deliver mail, UPS and freight to the post office and community.
WAGE RATE: Starting at $13.00 per hour.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Feel free to call our office to schedule an appointment for more information.
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Seaplanes
Joanne Korsmo
Skagway Airport Terminal
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-2479
Cell:  (907) 612-1072
Fax:  (907) 983-2473
Email:  skagway@flyalaskaseaplanes.com
Web:  www.flyalaskaseaplanes.com

POSITION TITLE:

Cook
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Lead line cook, dinner service.  Must have experience and creativity.  Breakfast cook, experience required.
WAGE RATE: DOE
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.
CONTACT INFO: Station Bar & Grill
(Skagway Pizza Station)
Jessie Baker
P. O. Box 988
444 4th Avenue
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 973-3903
Email:  simplybartlett@yahoo.com

POSITION TITLE:

Housekeeper / Guest Services
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled
JOB DESCRIPTION: At the White House is an historic Bed & Breakfast with 9 guest rooms and a dining room offering an extensive Continental breakfast buffet.  We are looking for an energetic, detail oriented individual to work 5 days a week, approximately 6 1/2-8 hours per day to handle cleaning rooms, common areas, laundry and other duties as necessary.  Also time spent with guests taking reservations, checking in and out, storing luggage, etc.
WAGE RATE: DOE $12-$16 per hour.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Please email letter of interest and resume.
CONTACT INFO: At the White House B&B
P. O. Box 41
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-9000
Fax:  (907) 983-9000
Email:  whitehse@aptalaska.net
Web:  www.atthewhitehouse.com

POSITION TITLE:

Mechanic Assistant
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Assisting the lead mechanic with general fleet maintenance, outboard maintenance and small engine repair.  This is a permanent year-round position eligible for benefits.  Individual must be mechanically inclined with the skills necessary to complete general fleet maintenance including brake, suspension, drive train, engine repair and diagnostics.  Individual must host a valid driver's license.
WAGE RATE: Competitive wages and benefits package.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Employment applications available online at www.AlaskaX.com or email resume to Luke@AlaskaX.com.  Mail application.  Call for appointment.
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Excursions
Michaella Thomas
P. O. Box 440
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-4444
Fax:  (907) 983-3392
Email:  Luke@AlaskaX.com
Web:  www.AlaskaX.com

POSITION TITLE:

Executive Coordinator
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Alaska Excursions is looking to add an Executive Coordinator to our team!  We are seeking an energetic, self-driven individual for this full time year-round position.  This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic company and to explore the possibilities of a career only available in the tourism industry.
WAGE RATE: Competitive wages and benefits package.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Application available online at www.AlaskaX.com/employment or call our office at (907) 983-4444 for more information. 
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Excursions
Michaella Thomas
P. O. Box 440
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-4444
Fax:  (907) 983-3392
Web:  www.AlaskaX.com

POSITION TITLE:

Director of Sales, Marketing & Business Development
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Alaska Excursions is looking to add a Director of Sales, Marketing & Business Development to our team!  We are seeking an energetic, self-driven individual for this full time year-round position.  This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic company and to explore the possibilities of a career only available in the tourism industry.
WAGE RATE: Competitive wages and benefits package.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Application available online at www.AlaskaX.com/employment or call our office at (907) 983-4444 for more information. 
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Excursions
Michaella Thomas
P. O. Box 440
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-4444
Fax:  (907) 983-3392
Web:  www.AlaskaX.com

POSITION TITLE:

Carpenter Position
FILING DEADLINE: Open until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Day to day work will range from framing and finishing structures to general building maintenance.  This position is benefit eligible, full-time and year-round.  Position requires 2 years of previous experience in faming and finishing and valid driver's license.  Successful candidates must have a strong work ethic and be willing work long hours when asked.
WAGE RATE: Competitive wages and benefits package.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Employment applications available online at www.AlaskaX.com/employment or email resume to Luke@AlaskaX.com. 
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Excursions
Michaella Thomas
P. O. Box 440
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-4444
Fax:  (907) 983-3392
Email:  Luke@AlaskaX.com
Web:  www.AlaskaX.com

POSITION TITLE:

General Maintenance Worker
FILING DEADLINE:  
JOB DESCRIPTION: Duties to include, but not limited to general and preventative maintenance and repairs within buildings requiring practical skill and basic knowledge of plumbing, electrical, painting, carpentry and masonry work.  Required to climb ladders and must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.  Requires strenuous physical effort, long intervals of standing, walking, bending, lifting, and repetitive motions of the hand-wrist and elbow-shoulder.

Keeps building in clean and orderly condition.  Perform heavy cleaning duties including public restrooms, public traffic areas, mechanical work areas, vacuuming, cleaning, mopping, stripping and waxing floors, emptying trash, removal of snow and debris from sidewalks, and maintaining grounds.  Approximately 70% mechanical and 30% custodial.

Employee will report to off-site Project Manager for day to day assignments.  Occasional weekend or emergency calls may be needed.  Details to be discussed at interview stage.  Employee is responsible for own transportation.  Must be able to pass a federal background check.
WAGE RATE: Department of Labor wage rates apply to this split position.  Health and welfare benefits are included in the benefit package.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume.  Call for appointment.  Fax application.
CONTACT INFO: US Customs
Skagway Port of Entry
6.8 Mile Klondike Hwy.
P. O. Box 475
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-3612
Fax:  (208) 263-7300
Email:  FS15-2017-01@nmsinc.com

POSITION TITLE:

Retail Sales Clerk
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Assisting customers in a fast paced environment as well as some pricing and stocking.  Good customer service skills a must.  Full time and part time positions available.  Housing possible.  Must be 21 years of age and be able to lift 40 pounds.
WAGE RATE: $15.00 DOE plus end of season bonus based on performance.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume or call for application.  Can also apply on site.
CONTACT INFO: Alaska Liquor Store
Carol Bourcy
290 Second Ave.
Skagway, AK  99840
Cell:  (907) 612-0042
Fax:  (907) 983-3898
Email:  akliquor@aptalaska.net

POSITION TITLE:

Retail Sales Associate and Store Manager
FILING DEADLINE: Until filled.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Two positions available (Store Manager and Sales Associate).  Both positions require professional sales experience.  Looking for self motivated individuals who are willing to pitch in with all areas of sales and floor operations from cleaning to restocking as needed.
WAGE RATE: Competitive wages depending upon experience.  Housing options are available with position.
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Email resume then call for a phone interview at (340) 626-3292.
CONTACT INFO: Skagway Jewelry Co. LLC
Cara Cosgrove or Indresh Chawla
P. O. Box 40
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (340) 626-3292
Email:  jewelry@aptalaska.net

POSITION TITLE:

Office Services Assistant (OA) GS-0303-05/06
FILING DEADLINE: Position posting open from 05/15/2017 thru 05/26/2017. 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Click here to download a complete packet.  Areas considered "Local Hire" for Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park are Municipality of Skagway Borough, which includes the communities of Skagway, AK and Dyea, AK; Haines, AK; Klukwan, AK; Gustavus, AK; and Juneau, AK.
WAGE RATE: $17.39 - $25.20 per hour.  Full time, permanent subject-to-non-pay position. 
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Come to the Park office at 2nd & Broadway (upstairs) during office hours (M-F 8am-5pm).   Contact Tegan Baldwin at (907) 983-9208 or email teagan_baldwin@nps.gov to have a packet sent to you.
CONTACT INFO: National Park Service
Tegan Baldwin
P. O. Box 517
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-9208
Email:  teagan_baldwin@nps.gov

POSITION TITLE:

Maintenance Worker (Trails)  WG-4749-07
FILING DEADLINE: Position posting open from 05/15/2017 thru 05/26/2017. 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Click here to download a complete packet.  Areas considered "Local Hire" for Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park are Municipality of Skagway Borough, which includes the communities of Skagway, AK and Dyea, AK; Haines, AK; Klukwan, AK; Gustavus, AK; and Juneau, AK.
WAGE RATE: $23.35 thru $29.57 per hour.  Full time, permanent subject-to-non-pay position. 
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Come to the Park office at 2nd & Broadway (upstairs) during office hours (M-F 8am-5pm).   Contact Tegan Baldwin at (907) 983-9208 or email teagan_baldwin@nps.gov to have a packet sent to you.
CONTACT INFO: National Park Service
Tegan Baldwin
P. O. Box 517
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-9208
Email:  teagan_baldwin@nps.gov

POSITION TITLE:

Park Ranger (Interpretation)
FILING DEADLINE: Position posting open from 05/25/2017 thru 06/08/2017. 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Click here to download a complete packet.  Areas considered "Local Hire" for Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park are Municipality of Skagway Borough, which includes the communities of Skagway, AK and Dyea, AK; Haines, AK; Klukwan, AK; Gustavus, AK; and Juneau, AK.
WAGE RATE: $17.39 per hour plus COLA.  Full time, seasonal position. 
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Come to the Park office at 2nd & Broadway (upstairs) during office hours (M-F 8am-5pm).   Contact Tegan Baldwin at (907) 983-9208 or email teagan_baldwin@nps.gov to have a packet sent to you.
CONTACT INFO: National Park Service
Tegan Baldwin
P. O. Box 517
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-9208
Email:  teagan_baldwin@nps.gov

POSITION TITLE:

Lead Visitor Services Assistant
FILING DEADLINE: Position posting open from 05/26/2017 thru 06/09/2017. 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Click here to download a complete packet.  Areas considered "Local Hire" for Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park are Municipality of Skagway Borough, which includes the communities of Skagway, AK and Dyea, AK; Haines, AK; Klukwan, AK; Gustavus, AK; and Juneau, AK.
WAGE RATE: $19.38 - $25.20 per hour.  Full time, permanent subject to non-pay position. 
REFERRAL INSTRUCTIONS: Come to the Park office at 2nd & Broadway (upstairs) during office hours (M-F 8am-5pm).   Contact Tegan Baldwin at (907) 983-9208 or email teagan_baldwin@nps.gov to have a packet sent to you.
CONTACT INFO: National Park Service
Tegan Baldwin
P. O. Box 517
Skagway, AK  99840
Phone:  (907) 983-9208
Email:  teagan_baldwin@nps.gov

 

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