Employment Opportunities

Be an adventure guide for Cypress Canopy Tours this summer.

Eco-Adventure Guide

Looking for energetic students interested in ecology and adventure sports. Located just 30 miles west of downtown Austin, the first canopy eco-tour in the continental United States wants responsible, fun-loving guides to take guests through our zip-line course. This fast growing, exciting new business will train you to traverse yourself and guests through the trees in a beautiful cypress-lined creek ravine. Drug and alcohol-free lifestyle required for this family-oriented business. Hours include part-time/weekends Spring and Fall; full and part-time positions available during the summer. Send resume, letter describing your interests and qualifications, as well as recommendations to: amy@cypress-valley.com, or Cypress Valley Canopy Tours® 1223 Paleface RR, Spicewood, TX 78669.

Job Description

Responsible for:

  • Safety orientation of guests
  • Providing ecological information to guests during tour
  • Guiding guests safely through zip line tour
  • Some trail and park enhancement and maintenance

Qualifications:

  • Minimum age: 18
  • Prefer 2 years college with a major in ecology or biology
  • Family and kid friendly: experience with kids a plus
  • Prefer some adventure sports &/or wilderness rescue experience
  • Must be responsible, reliable, and able to take leadership role as the guide for a small group
  • Must have flexible schedule