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Do you share our passion?

Whether you are interested in glacier guiding, driving a van, working as a dock representative or ground crew, or joining our office staff, everyone at Northstar has one thing in common: a passion for exploring Alaska’s pristine landscapes and sharing this experience with our guests. With our wide variety of glacier tours, NorthStar provides some of the most incredible and unique adventures in Alaska. We are committed to sharing these largely inaccessible parts of this remote region that we call home. NorthStar provides a fun, healthy work environment with the opportunity to make money while experiencing a true Alaskan summer. Additional benefits of working at NorthStar include:

  • Competitive hourly wages

  • Potential for season-end bonus

  • Complimentary NorthStar tours

  • Opportunity for complimentary or discounted tours with other local tour operators 

  • Fun company-sponsored events throughout the season 

NorthStar’s season runs from late April through mid-October. Employees may be asked to make a commitment for the length of time that they will be available. NorthStar employees may be subject to random and reasonable cause drug and alcohol testing. 

If you are interested in any of the positions listed below, please use the downloadable application and submit it to ch[email protected]

Seasonal Positions Available for Summer 2023

Glacier Guide

Commute to work by helicopter and spend your day guiding guests on customized glacier treks.

Ground Crew

As an integral part of the NorthStar team, you will help guests prepare for their tour before loading them into the helicopter for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Dispatch/Manifest

In assisting with flight activities, you will play a key role in the safety, fluidity, and success of NorthStar’s operation.

Receptionist/Retail

Interact with guests from around the world as you assist them in booking tours while providing top-notch customer service to make their experience at NorthStar unforgettable.

Dock Representative

As the first point of contact for guests, you will act as a NorthStar ambassador to both customers and our partners on the cruise ships.

Van Driver

Share your local knowledge with guests from around the world while transporting them to and from their exciting excursions.

NorthStar Helicopters is an equal opportunity employer, which does not discriminate in employment based on race, age, color, sex, religion, national origin, or other protected classification including disability or handicap.