Employment Information

We are now accepting applications for 2014 season for the following positions:


Van Drivers/ CDL Drivers/ Aerial Adventure Park Monitors/ Zipline and River Guides/ Sales Repsf:

Thank you for your interest in joining the professional staff at River Riders. We are always looking to add high energy, qualified, customer service oriented folks to our operation in Harpers Ferry! Each job position has specific qualifications, but all positions require working with our guests in a fast paced enviorment. We require all of our staff to be motivated, friendly, professional, timely, and enthused about the outdoors. Weekends and holidays are a must. The outfitting industry is a wonderful, exciting profession for the right people. There are many different types of people who work at River Riders in a variety of positions. We have roughly 200 seasonal employees.


River Riders is a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment and random drug screening is manadatory.



Entry Level Positions at River Riders include:
CDL Drivers                                                                                                                                                               Non CDL Drivers                                                                                                                                                              Aerial Adventure Park Monitors                                                                                                                                                River Guides
Zip Line/Canopy Tour Guides

Summer Camp Staff
Food and Beverage                                                                                                                                                  Support Staff                                                                                                                                                      Groundskeeping and Maintenance

Management Positions include:                                                                                                 Management and Recreation Interns and Co-Ops                                                                Administrator                                                                                                                                                               Marketing Director                                                      

For those of you from out of town who are interested in lodging. We have on site primitive camping available staff memebers over 18 and available for full time summer season work. Each year many of our staff memebers camp here throughout the summer for a small fee. You are welcome to do this as well! Other lodging may available in the Harpers Ferry area.


If you are a citizen of a foreign country, you must have all work permits, passports and visas BEFORE applying to River Riders.


On-line Guide and Camp Staff Application for river and canopy tour guides and aerial adventure park monitors.

On-line Staff Application for drivers, sales reps, food and beverage, shop/maintenance, interns, and managers/directors.


If you need assistance filling out this application, please call.


If you do not provide at least 3 references for us to contact

(complete with accurate contact information),

we will not consider your application.

We will contact your references prior to interviewing. 


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