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Backroads is Accepting 2019 Applications for Trip Leader Positions

Backroads is now accepting applications for 2019’s Trip Leaders Positions

Britney Hoobraj

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Have you ever wanted to travel and visit different continents but have no money? Backroads is the Works #1 Active Travel company and they announced that they are accepting applications for people to become Trip Leaders, Camp Crew, and Trip Prep Specialists for their 2019 season. The company runs biking, hiking, multi-adventure, family, private, and active ocean and river cruises on six continents.

According to recent press release, “Backroads Trip Leaders are recognized as the best in the travel industry, consistently earning a 97% approval rating from guests for their outstanding performance as interpreters, facilitators, ambassadors and all-around sources of inspiration and goodwill.” “…But for those willing to brave the competition, their efforts are rewarded with the opportunity to live and work in some of the most desired travel destinations in the world, including America’s national parks, Italy, Patagonia, Iceland, Hawaii and more. Trip Leaders provide exceptional customer service with all the on-trip support, equipment and logistics, so Backroads guests are free to explore actively and stress free while traveling with the company.”

Tom Hale, Founder and President of Backroads stated, “If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a Backroads Trip Leader, we’d love to hear from you. We are looking for passionate applicants who love people, customer service, problem solving and most of all exploring the world under your own power.”

All applicants must be 21 years-old or older, hold a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record, and speak English. Applicants must be able to lift 50 pounds. To apply and more information go to: www.backroads.com/leaders For more information, please visit backroads.com or call, 800-462-2848 daily, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Pacific time.

What is Backroads?

Backroads was founded in 1979 by Tom Hale and has been in business for more than 39 years. The company hosts thousands of guests each year, 75% of whom are repeat guests or referrals from past guests, in hundreds of locations across the globe. Backroads is a founding member of the Adventure Collection. Backroads’ celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2019. Backroads was founded on the principles of creating extraordinary experiences for its guests, being the most guest-focused travel company on the planet and incorporating the highest quality possible into the philosophy and fabric of the company.

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Britney Hoobraj is from the Big Apple. In her spare time she likes to attend concerts, explore the city, and attend protests to voice my opinion. She attends Mercy College.

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