Due to the COVID-19 virus and recommendations by the Center for Disease Control, the JOB FAIR on March 27 has been postponed. A rescheduled date has not yet been set.
More information will follow at a later date.
Thanks for your interest in joining the team at Echo Canyon, 8 Mile Bar & Grill, and Royal Gorge Cabins. We will soon be accepting applications for Office Reservations Staff, Photo Sales Staff, Housekeepers, and all Food & Beverage positions listed below.
Below is a list of job descriptions for the various positions. When job positions open and we begin accepting applications an ‘Apply Now’ button and link will appear below each job description. Check back again soon or monitor our Facebook page where we will announce when this page has been updated. Thank you!
We are currently reviewing applications for Guide Trainees and Experienced Raft Guides for the 2020 summer season. Our river program begins in May of 2020. If you are interested in applying to our Raft Guide Training Program, please click on the link below to learn more or apply online.
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.
Seasonal full time office staff – 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-April 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Seasonal full time office staff – We’re searching for a motivated individual with videography and video editing skills for for the summer rafting season. This position is open not just to those with a solid background in videography, but also students pursuing videography degrees looking to grow their skills. Ideally, this is a 40 hour a week job with two days off a week. Echo Canyon has all gear necessary including a dedicated editing bay with Mac machine, Adobe Creative Cloud subscription, 4K camera, 360 camera, multiple GoPro cameras, DJI drone, and additional equipment. Applicants should be self-motivated and flexible with hours. Position is available through late August. Hourly pay is based on experience and portfolio.