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AVA Rafting & Zipline company profile

CDL Driver

Job Location

Idaho Springs, CO, United States

Job Description

AVA Rafting & Zipline: CDL Driver

Now Accepting Applications for the 2021 Summer Season!

Location: Idaho Springs, CO
Schedule: Seasonal Full Time or Part Time Available
Pay Rate: $20/hr., +7% end-of-season bonus upon completion of contract

Why not work for the best adventure guide company in the state of Colorado. AVA has several locations that all offer their own unique opportunities and activities (so much more than rafting and ziplining). Employees enjoy consistent work where they help make lifetime memories for their guests every day. The good times don't stop on your days off as AVA employees can experience any of our activities they want for free or even rent out company equipment on their own free of charge.

Our positive and energetic culture have led countless co-workers to friends and memories that last a lifetime. There are even opportunities for year-round employment through our sister companies, Breckenridge Ski & Sport and Peak 1 Express. What are you waiting for? Adventure awaits.

Why work for AVA Rafting & Zipline? Click Here!

Job Description: Transport guests from the outpost to and from the starting/ending points of their adventure tour, safely and reliably.


Commit to working the entire season, including weekends and holidays.
Drive buses where and when designated by the Operations and Transportation Manager.
Obey all laws of the highway and drive in a defensive manner.
Fill out daily reports and notify the Manager of any bus difficulties.
Drive extra charters and activities when needed.
Check oil, water, tires and general condition before and after each run and wash buses when time permits.
Sweep out buses after each completed run, wash buses when needed.
Work well in a fast-paced environment.
Work positively and effectively as part of a team environment.
Greet and interact with guests with an outstanding level of guest service and professionalism.
Perform other duties as requested.
Understand and exemplify AVA core values, vision and mission
Click Here to view AVA Core Values, Vision & Mission


Must have prior heavy equipment driving experience, preferable large bus or semi-truck.
Must hold a valid Commercial Driver’s License, Class A or B, with air brake, and passenger endorsement, obtained at own expense.
A current Medical Examination Report (valid for 2 years) is a prerequisite for employment.
A clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)
A drug screen is mandatory, and randomized drug and alcohol testing is also required by state and federal law.
Employment is contingent on a positive driving record check and negative drug screen.

If you are interested in joining the AVA Team this summer, then please apply today! AVA strives to deliver the very highest level of guest service while bringing awareness and understanding of the surrounding wilderness to our guests. As leaders in our industry, we set examples in safety, professionalism, outdoor skills and guest service, while providing low-impact environmental recreation. Apply Today!

AVA Rafting & Zip Line is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Job Requirements

How to Apply:

How To Apply

You - are someone excited to work outside and have fun. You are looking to learn more about guiding or have been guiding for decades, either way, we're happy to see you. We provide training for new guides and run everything from class I-V whitewater and 2 zipline courses and 2 via feratta courses for those with experience. If guiding isn't for you but you want to spend your summer with a great group of people we have driving, retail, cook and other support positions open as well.

AVA Employees:
Tons of boating, zipping, and climbing
AVA Discounts for Family and Friends
End of Season Bonuses
Health Benefits
Competitive pay
and many, many more!

How to Apply:

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Contact Information

Contact Christina Kavanaugh
HR Assistant
116 Huron Rd.
Breckenridge, CO, United States 80424
Phone 9704235191


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