Summer Jobs with Phillips Cruises and Tours

Alaska Summer Employment

Reservation Sales Agents - Anchorage

Description: Reservation and sales agents are responsible for selling our cruises, hotels and other Alaska activities over the phone, via the Internet and directly with customers who visit our office in downtown Anchorage.

Duties include actively selling the cruise, collection of payment for bookings, replying to telephone, face to face and written inquiries, and tracking and logging the source of inquiries.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Be a self-directed team player with energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail
  • Possess courteous telephone and person to person communication skills
  • Comfort with a variety of computer programs and applications
  • Capable of working with diverse ages and cultures.
  • Foreign language is helpful.
  • Familiarity with Alaska is required. You will be expected to actively increase your knowledge of Alaska before and during your employment.
Candidates must have completed high school or be graduating in the Spring. Our work season is approximately May 1st through September 30th. Some training may be scheduled for April.

Passenger Service Crew - Whittier

Description: Phillips Cruises is currently offering seasonal positions for Passenger Service Crewmembers. We are seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and versatile team members that comprehend the meaning of customer service. Experience Alaska while working aboard a luxury catamaran. Our two vessels, the m/v Klondike Express and the m/v Glacier Quest operate daily through Prince William Sound.

Responsibilities

  • Active sales for gift shop, snack bar, and sundries.
  • Meal preparation and service
  • Inventory, cleaning, general maintenance
  • Marine vessel safety duties and line handling

An extensive personal contact with guests and providing narration and tour commentary is part of the required routine duties. Experience in these areas is considered in the hiring process. Familiarity with Alaska is required. You will be expected to actively increase your knowledge of Alaska before and during your employment.

Crew housing is provided in Whittier, Alaska for a nominal fee. Applicants should be 21 years of age or older and be physically capable of lifting up to 50 pounds on a regular basis. Employees must adhere to a United States Coast Guard mandated pre-employment and random drug testing program.

To apply, please complete the application for employment which must be submitted with a resume.

You can also email your completed application and resume to us at info@26glaciers.com.