Handler & Guide Position

We’re looking for an experienced person in both handling & guiding. No experience required for the right applicant.

This position includes handling responsibilities at Smokin' Ace Kennels, including training, dog care & daily chores.  The individual will be the sole provider for our team of tour dogs, which includes feeding, watering and scooping but also taking responsibility for their health, well-being & happiness. This also includes loose walks with team members, socialization, nail trimming & strawing.

We’re looking for someone who puts the dogs first. Someone who is happy to greet them everyday in the dog yard, who is willing to provide them with individual attention while going through their daily monotonous chore of scooping. We want someone who can identify a sick dog and someone who finds joy in caring for animals.

The guide position entails giving a variety of tours with our sister company, Last Frontier Mushing Co-op. This individual should enjoy working with tourists and pride themselves in providing an authentic & quality tour.

Ideally the right applicant would posses these qualities:

Love for Dogs
Attention to detail
Situational Awareness
Goal Oriented

Work with championship dogs, live off-grid and experience the interior of Alaska! 

When: Now – March (Year-round position available for the right person)
Where: Two Rivers, Alaska
Compensation: Yurt living quarters & Guide pay

Please send any questions, cover letters and resumes to: smokinacetours@gmail.com

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P.O. Box 16039
Two Rivers, AK 99716
United States of America