Employment with Snake River Ferry

We are currently looking for the following positions for our 2023 season. Our season runs from May 19th to September/October, water and weather conditions permitting.

Please review the job descriptions and qualifications for the position you are interested in then follow the link below to apply.

Boat Captain

Our Boat Captain operates narrated boat tours from spring to fall, transporting passengers up and down the snake river in downtown Idaho Falls.

The Boat Captain maintains a set schedule, oversees the loading and unloading of passengers, provides passengers with historical information during the ride, and provides basic boat maintenance.

1. Experience operating, loading, and docking a boat
2. Experience with basic boat operation and maintenance
3. Customer service skills
4. CPR certification required
5. Captain or Guide License (preferred, not required)

Pay: $14 to $16 per hour based on experience

Apply for Boat Captain Position

Dock Worker

The Dock Worker is responsible to set up the check-in booth, life jackets, and signage before customers arrive. Dock Workers helps customers with tickets, safety equipment, signing waivers, boarding, and teaches safety rules. They also help the Boat Captain dock, unload and load passengers.

• CPR Certification-Required
• Customer Service experience
• Knowledge about river dangers and river safety
• Basic math skills (count back change, addition, subtraction)
• Ability to lift 50-100 lbs

Pay: $10-$12 per hour

Apply for Dock Worker Position