National Park Float Trips • Moose, WY

Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with Triangle X Ranch and National Park Float Trips. We are an equal opportunity employer and an authorized concessioner of the National Park Service.

Established in 1926, Triangle X Ranch is one of the original Dude Ranches in Jackson Hole. We also run one of the largest scenic float operations in the area, offering trips on the Snake River exclusively inside Grand Teton National Park. Our season runs May through September.

As an employee of Triangle X Ranch and National Park Float Trips:

  • You will join a team of professionals who love sharing their passion of this beautiful area with visitors.
  • You will be challenged and worked hard – we stay busy.
  • As a river guide or driver you will spend your time working outside in Grand Teton National Park.
  • You will be provided top of the line equipment.
  • Will be provided room and board if needed (Housing plus room-and-board is provided for free as part of the compensation package to a limited number of applicants. Housing is dormitory style).
  • You will make life-long friends.
  • You will help us celebrate 93 years of success.

Scenic River Guide

The primary responsibility of a scenic river guide is to provide enjoyable and informative interpretive float trips on the Snake River to visitors of Grand Teton National Park. Guides can expect to average 3 trips per day, with the average time of each trip around 3 hours (2 hours on the water). All rowing and maneuvering of the raft is the responsibility of the guide.

All selected applicants will be required to successfully complete our guide training before graduating as one of our professional river guides. Previous rowing experience is not required, but any oarmanship experience will be given higher consideration. The Deadman’s Bar to Moose stretch of the Snake is what we primarily float and it is a very technical stretch of river. Learning to manuever our large heavy boats safely, takes time, so please plan on extensive trainng.

We are looking for outgoing, responsible and hardworking individuals who excel in the customer service industry. Guides must be very safety conscious and work well in a team environment. Must be 21 years of age.

To be considered for a scenic float guide position with Triangle X Ranch you must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age (insurance requirement to drive our company vehicles).
  • Preference is given to those who work through our entire season, which is mid-May through September.
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test and a 10-year background check. Random drug testing is conducted throughout the season.

Scenic float guides are paid per trip and entry level pay is based on experience. For more information about compensation, and any other inquiries, please contact Lucas Turner at (307) 733-5500.

If you would like to apply to be a Scenic River Guide please email your resume and cover letter to rivertrips@trianglex.com.

Scenic Float Driver

Drivers transport customers in our 15 passenger vans, while pulling a trailer loaded with a rubber raft, to a variety of raft launch destinations in Grand Teton National Park. Drivers assist guides in preparing rafts for each trip, fitting guests in PFDs, launching rafts, and helping guests into rafts for departure. After rafts are launched, drivers shuttle vehicles and trailers to the takeout where they assist guides in landing and unloading passengers at the conclusion of the trip. Drivers are responsible for the cleanliness and safety checks of the vans prior to each trip. Minimum age requirement is twenty-one (21) years.

To be considered for a scenic float driver position with Triangle X Ranch you must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age (insurance requirement to drive our company vehicles).
  • Preference is given to those who can work through our entire season, which is mid-May through September.
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test and a 10-year background check. Random drug testing is conducted throughout the season.

Scenic float drivers are paid per drive. For more information about compensation, and any other inquiries, please contact Lucas Turner at (307) 733-5500

If you would like to apply to be a Scenic Float Driver please email your resume and cover letter to rivertrips@trianglex.com.

Reservationist

As the first point of contact with our guests, reservationists must be well spoken, professional, informative and friendly. A reservationist will usually work an 8 hour shift at our office located at Triangle X Ranch. The morning shifts begin around 7:00AM, and the evening shift around noon.  All reservationists are expected to work at least two evening shifts. Reservationists are expected to be friendly and welcoming, must be detail-oriented and able to follow through. Must be able to work as part of a team and be able to multi-task. Additional responsibilities follow:

  • Responsible for answering phones and providing information about our scenic floats including what to expect, rates, directions, and cancellation policy.
  • Make reservations and enter them into our web based reservation system, charge guest, and send confirmation email.
  • Assist guests with changing, adding, or cancelling existing reservations. Responsible for additional charging or refunding
  • Will be the contact for tour directors who are coming with large groups or bus tours
  • Acts as “base dispatch” for shuttle drivers and river guides over the radio throughout the day.
  • Responsible for communicating schedule changes to staff
  • Acts as a point of contact for Triangle X Ranch guests that need assistance, information about the ranch, ect…
  • Process all gift shop transactions
  • Expected to keep up appearance and sales of items offered for sale in the gift shop. This includes gift shop credit card machine as well as cash register batches, inventory levels, cleanliness of gift shop.

Reservationsts are paid hourly. For more information about compensation, and any other inquiries, please contact Lucas Turner at (307) 733-5500

If you would like to apply to be a Reservationist please email your resume and cover letter to rivertrips@trianglex.com.