Urban Adventures Guide

Requisition ID:  2066
Department:  Tourism and Hospitality
Work Type:  On the road
Application Close Date:  Ongoing

Intrepid Travel was born in 1989 with the simple mission to create positive change through the joy of travel.

More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with more than 1000 small group trips in over 120 countries. After all these years, we’ve stayed true to our mission, ensuring our adventures are good for the places we go, good for the communities we visit and good for our travellers. That’s why we carbon offset all our trips and support local communities but we’re not stopping there. We want to be the best travel company not just in the world, but for the world.

The world needs more Intrepid people: 

 

Imagine a network of local friends all around the world, people you can call on in any city to show you the secrets of their hometown, to take you for cocktails at their favourite watering holes, to cook and share a meal with you in their kitchen. That’s Intrepid Urban Adventures.  Our leaders are a global community of foodies, history buffs, street art fanatics, beer connoisseurs, wine lovers, and active adventurers, and they lead day tours about these passions in their cities around the world. 

  

Intrepid Urban Adventures runs on the passion, enthusiasm, dedication, and knowledge of over 500 local guides, and as a part of that community, you'll contribute to giving our travellers the best day ever! 

  

To become a guide with Urban Adventures you’ll need to have: 

  

  • Excellent communication in English and ideally one other local language 

  • Strong customer service experience and experience in developing a rapport with a broad range of travelers 

  • Have amazing local knowledge of the city you're applying to work in  

  • You must have full rights to work in the city you're applying for 

  • Have basic computer skills – including email, work, and excel experience 

  

What you need to know: 

  

  • We are currently recruiting for guides in Paris 

  • This is a freelance contract position, which will give you flexibility in when and how you work however, great availability across peak seasons (May to June & September to October) is a must-have  

  • With lots of walking and activities, and engaging with travellers, so, it’s important that you are prepared both mentally and physically for the challenge 

  • If you'd like to learn more about the day tours could be leading visit here: www.urbanadventures.com 

 

A bit about our people: 

 

Our people reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit. Our team is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and Intrepid recognises that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions.  

 

If you’re here to inspire, create, share and lead in what you do, we want to hear from you. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible – we may close advertising early if the right person is identified. 

 

A bit about our people:

Our team reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit. Our team is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and Intrepid recognises that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions. 

If you’re here to inspire, create, share and lead in what you do, we want to hear from you. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible – we may close advertising early if the right person is identified.