People Mover

Job Application

White Pass & Yukon Route, a successful, historic company engaged in rail, tourism and port operations, based in Skagway, Alaska, has an opening for a people mover. This is a full-time, seasonal position. The position will be available early May to late September.

Duties

  • Provide safe transportation to hundreds of guests per day
  • Deliver top notch customer service
  • Communicate with White Pass dock personal and management in a clear and concise manner
  • Work efficiently and maintain a patient and positive attitude under pressure
  • Directing cruise ship passengers on pier to proper tour location
  • Assist operations by being the eyes and ears on the dock to report on safety sensitive issues

Requirements

  • Enthusiasm for Skagway and the White Pass product
  • A Positive Attitude and drive to go above and beyond
  • Applicants should be friendly, reliable and enjoy working in a team setting
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule
  • Self-Motivated, independent and reliable
  • Customer service experience a must
  • Knowledge of Skagway and all tours that combine with the train
  • First Aid & CPR certification (company will offer course)

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to work outdoors in the elements
  • Must work well under pressure
  • Must be able to move 30+ pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, lift, reach, push, pull, twist, walk, crouch and squat

Applications may be filled out online and are being accepted on an ongoing basis. Position is open until filled.  Any questions can be directed to Becky Jensen, Human Resources Clerk, at bjensen@wpyr.com.