Verde River Tour Guide & Shuttle Driver

Verde Adventures is a outside guiding company operating river trips and shuttle services throughout the Verde River Valley and we are looking for qualified candidates as guides and shuttle drivers

A successful applicant will be: Energetic, outgoing, customer service oriented, bright, hardworking, and responsible.

Duties include driving to and from the Verde River, leading guests river trips, shuttling customers to various river access points along the Verde River while ensuring an enjoyable, educational and secure experience for our guests.


  • 21 years old (minimum age)
  • Must be available to train for an entire week
  • Good physical condition. Must have the ability to perform the physical requirements of the job, which can be quite demanding.
  • Live within 30 minutes of Verde Adventures & have your own dependable transportation, cell phone, & email address.
  • Work most weekends
  • Willing to work in all weather conditions
  • Communicate effectively and possess excellent customer service skills

After reviewing your resume’, a representative from Verde Adventures will contact you if an interview invitation will be extended. Those that pass the interview stage will be offered an opportunity to join the Guide Training.

Candidates must pass the Guide Training Class to become a Verde Adventures Guide…only the best of the best make it! Be prepared for up to 8 hour training days for 5 to 6 days, including passing a written exam.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a seasonal time job and the majority of work is during our busiest days of the week, Saturday and Sunday, March 1 to October 31.

The weekends are busiest in the Spring through Fall, and weekdays are also busy during the summer. We are open year round for reservations. Our guides are scheduled to work as our tours are booked.

ARE YOU READY FOR AN ADVENTURE? DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES? Click above on the “JOIN OUR TEAM” banner to download an employment application, fill in all the fields, and type a brief cover letter (in the comments box) explaining why you think you are a good fit for this position. Applications will only be accepted at our Adventure Center Office, 612 N. Main St, Cottonwood, AZ 86326.

**MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR THE ENTIRE WEEK OF TRAINING, MARCH 6TH – MARCH 12TH 2017 (typically 9am to 6pm, some training days may be longer depending on how training day).