Thanks for your interest in joining the team at Echo Canyon, 8 Mile Bar & Grill, and Royal Gorge Cabins. We are currently accepting applications for the positions below indicated with an ‘Apply Now’ button. Additional positions for our rafting operation, lodging, and restaurant will become available as we get closer to the 2021 summer travel season.
Quick reference to see Job Descriptions and Applications:
Seasonal full time office staff – Starting pay $14 per hour. This is a guest service, phone sales position requiring articulate and reliable individuals with computer skills, an engaging phone voice, and an outgoing personality. Position starts from mid-March to early June, and work is available through mid-August to mid-September. Pay will be increased over the summer on an sales performance basis – the more revenue is created through reservations the more hourly pay will increase.
Full time or part time Housekeepers for daily cleaning of our new luxury cabins, glamping tents, and Echo Canyon restroom facilities. Must be detailed oriented and dependable. Employment can be either seasonal or year-round. Starting pay $14 per hour or more based on experience.
Maintains company grounds and facilities by performing a variety of duties which include: clean and maintain restroom / changing rooms, empty trash, clean fire pits, cleaning floors with pressure washer, sweeping, mopping, cleaning vehicles, cutting lawns / weeds with mower and weed-eater, trim / maintain flower beds, clean grounds, water plants and landscape beds, and numerous other duties. This job will keep you moving! The position is full time seasonal starting in April with work through September. Applicants need to be self-directed and hard workers.
We are accepting applications and scheduling in-person and/or phone interviews for applicants interested in joining our 2021 Guide Training program beginning in late May. Training lasts about one month, and full time seasonal positions will be offered to many of those who successfully complete the training program. More info can be found and the application can be found by clicking the link below.
Full time season staff for Line Cook and/or Prep Cook positions in the 8 Mile Bar & Grill. Bring your current skills and grow even more in the culinary industry. The position is a full time seasonal job starting in late April with work through early September.
Full time season staff for Steward / Dishwasher positions in the 8 Mile Bar & Grill. Position includes cleaning and washing dishes, clearing tables, general cleaning in the kitchen area. Applicants must be able to lift, carry, pull, and push up to 50 pounds repeatedly throughout a shift. The position is a full time seasonal job starting in late April with work through early September. Fun work and fast paced work environment. Applicants should be self-motivated and have a great appreciation for hospitality.
Full time season staff for Servers in the 8 Mile Bar & Grill. Servers will work lunch and dinner shifts, providing excellent customer service to local clientele and tourists alike. The position is a full time seasonal job starting in late April with work through early September.
Full time season staff for Hostess / Busser positions in the 8 Mile Bar & Grill. The position is a full time seasonal job starting in late April with work through early September. Fun work and fast paced work environment. Applicants should be self-motivated and have a great appreciation for hospitality.
We are seeking seasonal full time shuttle drivers to drive rafters to and from the river. Equipment used will be fifteen passenger vans and school buses with single axle trailers. A commercial driver license with a P2 endorsement is required, and good driving record is a must. Position starts from mid-May and work is available through mid-August to mid-September.
To apply for this position, please call (719) 275-3154 and ask to speak with Jeremy or Jessica.
Seasonal full time photographers capture white water rafts / guests on commercial raft trips. While an interest in photography is a must, you don’t need to be an experienced, accomplished photographer to apply. We will train you to use Echo Canyon digital SLR cameras. Driving Echo vehicles to river locations is a requirement, so a driver license and good driving record is required. Position starts from early May to early June, and work is available through mid-August to mid-September. Applicants must be self-motivated and have a great appreciation for hospitality.
Echo Canyon and Royal Gorge Cabins is accepting applications and resumes for an Assistant Office Manager – a full time, year-around, salaried position paying 24-28K per year. A customer service / tourism background is preferred. Applicants must be comfortable working in a team environment, have excellent computer and communication skills, be adept at multi-tasking, organized, punctual and with reliable transportation, and must be comfortable making decisions based on training experience.
Seasonal full time photo sales staff – This is a guest service, sales position requiring confident, well-spoken, and reliable individuals with computer skills. Applicants must be friendly and approachable with an outgoing personality. The photo sales staff role is to sell our rafting guests rafting photos and videos in our retail store. Positions start in May to early June, and work is available through late-August to mid-September. Performance based pay increases are possible over the summer season.