Are you looking for an active and fun summer workplace? Join the crew at Polar Caves for an unforgettable work experience!
Working at Polar Caves
Whether you’re a teacher on summer break, a high school student saving for college, home from college, or just looking for a fun summer job - Polar Caves is the place for you!
Work side by side with like-minded individuals in a host of positions, both full and part-time. If you enjoy outdoor recreation and meeting new people, then becoming a guide on our climbing adventure might be for you. If you prefer problem solving and hands on work, our maintenance department might be the perfect fit. Perhaps you have a natural smile, the ability to communicate clearly, and would like to welcome people from all over the world: working at our admissions desk would be perfect for you. Like to help people and help them while they shop, we have retail positions in our Main Lodge and NEW Maple Lodge. Whatever your motivation, if you’re seeking a fulfilling work experience this summer, check us out at Polar Caves.
Maple Lodge Retail Manager - Must be able to work from May through October. This position manages our Maple Lodge which is located up near the Caves. You would be required to manage other staff members.
Climbing Guides - A fun and exciting job where you lead small parties up our Polar Ascent and also help run our climbing wall. Can’t be afraid of heights and should be at least 18 years old.
Grounds Crew - Helping with many different projects all around our park. From raking and sweeping to special building projects, you would help take care of our animals.
Retail - Help run our gift shops, running a Point-of-Sale Cash register and helping keep our gift shop special. Smiles are required.
Cave Guides - Keeping our guest safe while they explore the caves.
Each year The Polar Caves Park hires 30 seasonal employees, with most of the staff returning from the previous year.
Usually, we have around 5-15 openings each new season.
We normally only hire students that are 16 and older, but if the right 15-year-old applies we often will hire them as well.
If you are interested, please download our application below. The best time to apply is late March to early May. Applications may be dropped off any day, but if it’s before the first weekend in May, please call first to make sure someone is available. While we open for the season in May, most positions don’t start until late June.
Since we are a seasonal business, employees are required to work most weekends.