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Tour Guide/Driver

Wanderlust Tours
Austin, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Work in a fun atmosphere conducting small group van tours.

Who We Are- We are a local start-up tour guiding company that provides van and e-bike sightseeing tours around Austin. Our van tours are in a medium-roof Ford Transit 12-passenger van and are 2.5 - 4 hours long.

About the position- We are looking to hire an experienced local tour guide to create a personalized tour on our designated route to enhance travelers' experience while visiting our beautiful city. You will be both a driver and guide for this position. Since we are a start-up company, we are looking for a guide with prior experience as an Austin guide and available throughout the week and always available on Fri, Sat, and Sun.

Experienced Local Guide: have you been a guide in Austin before? Then we strongly encourage you to apply!

Performers: musicians, comedians, and other performers are encouraged to apply.

Local expert or history buff: Do you have a degree in history or dream of telling stories about the buildings or local culture? Then we encourage you to send us a resume.


The Perfect Candidate-

  • Available to work 3-4 shifts per week
  • Clean Motor Vehicle Report (must have no accidents or speeding tickets in the last 35 months)
  • Experienced local guide
  • Friendly and personable
  • Speaks fluent English- (Second language is a plus)
  • Weekend availability
  • People-person, public speaker, or a good storyteller
  • Self-sufficient and responsible
  • Ability to learn about tourist destinations and provide a solid tour of the city on a 2.5-hour tour

What You Receive -

  • $16-$20 hourly plus tips- Our tour takes about 3-4 hours to complete, and you can expect about a tip of 5 dollars per person.
  • FUN JOB- Chat with travelers about our amazing city and get paid to do it.
  • Bonuses- Bonuses for great reviews and safe driving.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $17.00 - $25.00 per hour


  • 4-hour shift
  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability is a must


Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Tips




Wanderlust Tours


122 Woodward St

Austin, TX