Summer Adventure Travel Bus Drivers and Guides

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Green Tortoise Adventure Travel
Job Overview


We are looking for just the right type of outgoing people to guide and drive our unique adventures. This is not a “normal” tour bus or guide job. Our season is May through September but some year-round adventures may be available. You will meet hundreds of great people while visiting amazing destinations in the US and maybe even Mexico.

Who We Are

The Green Tortoise is a small, family-owned travel business operating from our San Francisco office and Oakland facility. We run 4 coaches and have been in business for 40 years. Lodging for drivers and guides on layovers is included at our bus yard. You will have no rent and a minimum of other living costs during the season. Most meals are included while on the road.

What We Do

We operate 40-foot MCI sleeper/lounge coaches on adventure trips throughout North America with a heavy focus on National Parks and other outdoor destinations. Green Tortoise drivers and guides provision and facilitate camp meals. Guide-only non-driving positions are available.

Who We Drive

Half of our passengers come from the US, UK, and Australia.  The rest come from more than 50 other countries. Most of our passengers are in their twenties and thirties, but last year we served a range of ages from 6 to 81.  

Great Applicants Will

Be at least 23 years old

Not be intimidated by chopping vegetables or sleeping under the stars

Have an outgoing personality and a desire to lead diverse groups on amazing adventures

For the driving position, be an experienced bus driver (Class B CDL with passenger endorsement) with a clean driving record.

How to Get on Board

Visit! After that, please do call with any questions.

Request a link to complete the application on our website.  Drivers, please send copies of your CDL, driving record, and medical card.

Ride along on one of our trips so that you can see what a blast it is!

Pass a pre-employment drug test

We look forward to hearing from you!