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Work in Jackson Hole

On the Snake River at Mad River Boat Trips

Professional, Passionate, Skilled & Sometimes a Bit Wild!

Join the Mad River family! Mad River is a great place to work in the summer. Whether you join the crew as a front desk agent, sales agent, shuttle driver, bus driver, or guide- we look forward to seeing you! The friendships you make here will last a lifetime. Learn more about our positions and how to apply below ↓

Staff Benefits

  • Free Jackson Hole rafting trips anytime you want
  • Free rafting trips for your family when they come to visit you
  • Discounted trips and rentals from Forever Resorts partners
  • Discounts on equipment
  • Access to advanced training courses at a reduced cost
  • Bragging rights of working with the best staff in Jackson Hole
  • Free ice cream (for good behavior)

Training & Safety Standards

We strive to set the bar both locally and nationally with regards to our training and safety standards.

  • Longest running Guide School in Jackson Hole
  • Wilderness First Aid / Wilderness First Responder Certifications
  • Swiftwater for River Runners Certifications
  • Multi-Agency Emergency Scenario Training Modules
  • Full Company Employee Training

Drug & Alcohol Policy

Our staff safety and our guest safety is our top priority. As a professional operation, we require all employees to undergo pre-employment drug screening as well as random drug screenings throughout the summer.

Ready to work at Mad River Boat Trips? To apply please email us your resume and cover letter:

Open Positions

Office Staff

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​River Guide

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Bus Drivers

Shuttle Driver

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Our Staff

Ashlie Gilbert

Shuttle Driver & Logistics Ninja

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Darla Page

Bus Driver & Family Dinner Coordinator

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Bobby Perkins-McIntosh

Guide & International Man of Mystery

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Katy Flanagan

Guide, Cook, Sales, Shuttle, Janitor & Fun-Haver

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Brandon Neubert

Bus Driver & Creative Director

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Lizzie Watson

Guide & Bonfire Supervisor

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Ryan Mertaugh

Guide & Distinguished Gentleman

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Caitlin Denhalter

Sales & Chief Organization Consultant

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James Denhalter

Bus Driver & Beard of the Month Club Winner (every month)

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Paul Jones

Guide & Big Flips Champion

Ian McIver

Guide & Blues Baby

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Terrie Bybee

Bus Driver & Ringmaster

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Ben Callahan

Guide & Mountain Man

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Jimmy Volin

Guide & Captain Enthusiam

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Adam Haeusler

Guide & Practical Jokester

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Annie Gonzalez

Manager & Truth Seeker

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