Employment Opportunities

Alaska Geographic employs people in some of the most beautiful settings in Alaska – from Glacier Bay, to Denali, to Coldfoot. Join our team and help connect visitors to Alaska’s wild lands by inspiring them to become stewards of our national parks, forests, and refuges.

Administrative Team

Live and work in Alaska’s vibrant population center while supporting the beautiful, often remote parks, refuges, and forests that keep Alaska wild.

Director of Finance and Administration – is responsible for overseeing and directing the Association Information Technology, Human Resources, Administrative, Finance, and Accounting functions.  Sets immediate and long-range priorities for the work of the Human Resources, Finance and Accounting, and Information Technology departments in conjunction with the priorities of the Executive Director to ensure cohesive support to the Association. The position also serves as a facilities manager for the Anchorage Central Office.  The Director assists the Executive Director in providing day-to-day and strategic leadership in the overall business affairs and administration of the Association and serves as a primary point of contact to the Association’s Finance Committee (Board).

To apply, please submit a Resume and Cover letter via email to srutherford@akgeo.org

Retail Team

Would you like to spend the summer living, working, and recreating in one of Alaska’s iconic wild places? Join our retail team and support educational bookstore locations across Alaska!

LOCATIONS CURRENTLY HIRING

  • Denali National Park & Preserve – Branch Manager, Assistant Manager, Warehouse Manager, Full-time & Part-time Sales Reps.
  • Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve – Sales Reps, Warehouse Associate
  • Kenai Fjords National Park- Part-time Sales Rep.
  • Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park- Part-time Sales Rep.
  • Sitka National Historical Park- Branch Manager
Click Here to Apply or email the retail team at purchasing@alaskageographic.org with questions.

Education Team

Denali Education

Year-Round Youth Program Coordinator – In May 2020 our Denali Education team will be seeking applicants for a new youth coordinator position that works in Denali and the Fairbanks region. We will begin accepting applications between May 18 and June 12, 2020.  Click here for a full position description.

Denali Summer Education Team – Apply to join our dynamic summer educator team dedicated to science and education in Denali National Park and Preserve. We are no longer accepting applications for full time positions for 2020. Part-time positions for applicants who have their own housing may still be available. To find out more about part-time work, please call our offices at the Murie Science and Learning Center at (907) 683-6432.

Anchorage Education

Sea Kayak Field Leader -Our Kayak Expeditions take Alaskan high school students and teachers kayaking in remote Prince William Sound to learn leadership, wilderness skills, and complete work projects. Click here for a full position description.

Trail Crew Field Leader -Our Chugach Forest Conservation Crews (CFCC) take Alaskan high school students backpacking in remote areas of the Chugach National Forest to learn about conservation, leadership, and gain new outdoor skills. All programs participate in conservation work projects in conjunction with the U.S. Forest Service. Click here for a full position description.

Documentarian and Assistant Field Leader -Document particpant experiances through photographs, videos, and participant interviews while co-leading multi-day backcountry programs. Click here for a full position description.