Do you have a passion for history, a commitment to customer service and a love for all things Washington, DC?! You’re in luck! Bike and Roll DC is now hiring for full and part-time bike and Segway tour guides for our 2016 season. Prior experience is a plus, but not required.  Keep reading for a full job description:

Bike and Segway Tour Guide Job Description:

Tour guides are part teachers/entertainer and part shepherds/traffic cop. Guides are thoroughly trained on history and technique and bring their own sense of entertainment, charm and humor to the job. Qualified candidates will posses and be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Comfortable speaking in front of small groups
  • Passionate about both D.C. and American History
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Comfortable riding a bike while leading a small group
  • The ability to learn how to ride a Segway
  • A safety first mentality at all times
  • An ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Additional Qualities that are favorable include:

  • Previous experience in a related field such as customer service, hospitality or tourism.
  • Basic First-Aid training
  • An education in History or Museum Studies

Experience! Prior Experience as a tour guide is NOT required. However, knowledge of Washington D.C. and/or American history is a big advantage. Candidates who are personable and interested in learning will be the most successful tour guides.

Apply! BikeandRollDC.com/jobs

  • Only candidates applying through the above link will be considered
  • Application Deadline is February 24, 2016
  • All selected applicants must attend a hiring event