Whale watching tour guide job opportunity for marine biologists in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico.

PROFESSIONAL CAREERS

Oceanico Huatulco is accepting applications for the job of a whale watching tour guide for our organization in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico. We are pleased to offer a seasonal job opportunity (3-5 months) for motivated and dynamic individuals to join our team. We are a small organization of marine biologists offering whale watching and sea turtle release tours from mid-November to mid-April each year.

Whale watching tour guide job opportunity for marine biologists in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico.

Minimum Requirements for Guides

The minimum requirements to apply for the whale watching guide position are; be at least 18 years of age, have a degree in marine science or be enrolled in a marine science program, speak Spanish and English. You don’t have to be a professional tour guide, as we are happy to train new staff in the proper work practices and habits to be successful in our organization.

Whale watching tour guide job opportunity for marine biologists in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico.

Job Skills

We have trained our entire team in; make reservations for clients, safety on the boat for clients, educating clients during the tours, responsible navigation practices observing marine fauna, cetacean observation from our monitoring station at the lighthouse, whale photography, photo and data cataloging, maintaining work equipment, cleaning the boats and more. If you are chosen to join our team, you will need to learn all of these skills and be involved in all aspects of the job.

Whale watching tour guide job opportunity for marine biologists in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Before Applying

Please read the pages and entries on our website before submitting your application. Our team is dedicated to responsible and sustainable tourism. We all love our jobs and spend hours outside of operating tours to catalog data, mentor our interns, and keep up with the latest cetacean research. For our team, work is a passion, not just a salary.

Whale watching tour guide job opportunity for marine biologists in Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico.

How to Apply

Use the form at the bottom of this page to apply for a job as a whale watching guide in Huatulco, Mexico. We only accept emails with an attached CV in PDF format. Include in your CV a headshot type photo and at least 2 work or study references. We receive many requests to join our team and we will respond as soon as we can. Thank you and best wishes from the Oceanico Huatulco team.