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Tour Guide | Part-time, On-call Position
We are looking for individuals able to work primarily evenings from 6:30PM – 10PM, two or three days per week. Position requires availability on weekdays and weekends including holidays.
BeerQuest Walking Tours aims to provide the most exciting entertainment while exploring Portland’s best bars and breweries on foot. Whether guests are on vacation exploring a new city or are on a staycation hoping to shake things up at home, we lead the way in tasting a vibrant, award-winning beer culture and uncovering a mysterious past through riveting storytelling.
We are seeking fun and dynamic personalities to lead tours with our small and growing walking tour company. If you read further and feel you’d be a great fit for our team, then please introduce yourself!
A Successful BeerQuest Tour Guide Is…
If this sounds like the type of team you’d like to join, then please read on and fill out the application below. We offer onboard training and continuous professional development opportunities. We encourage candidates with previous tour guide experience or experience as a comedian, actor, teacher, or performer to apply.
This position requires you to own a mobile phone and have daily access to reliable internet via laptop or desktop. You are requested to check your email at least once per day.
Ability to receive daily phone calls
Ability to access reliable internet and check email daily
Must be 21+ years old
Must be available to work primarily evenings, weekends, and holidays
Must be able to memorize stories and facts and retell them with energy, enthusiasm and passion
Public speaking experience working with large groups
General knowledge of downtown Portland
Long-term outlook and interest in growing with our company (in tour guide role only)
It’s also helpful to have:
Knowledge of Portland’s local history
Experience describing local beer styles and types
Knowledge of brewing and the beer making process
HAUNTED PUB | CRIMINAL MASTERMINDS Base pay starts at $10/hour + potential gratuities (tips are at guest discretion and not a guarantee).
HISTORIC BREWERY Base pay starts at $15/hour + potential gratuities (tips are at guest discretion and not a guarantee).
*This position is very challenging if it is your main source of income.
Please fill out the form below and submit the following information. No phone calls, please.