Job offer

Get paid for adventuring in lake Saimaa      

We are hiring! Position for Tour Leader is officially open. We are looking for caring and outgoing individual to lead our guests on a variety of outdoor adventures!


Summer 2022 is going to be BIG in Puumala. It´s an exciting time to work at LakelandGTE Outdoor company. Here are just a few reasons why you´ll love working as LakelandGTE field guide:

  • Be outside & active
  • A dynamic, ever changing & autonomous work environment
  • Competitive base pay & bonuses for good work
  • Loads of personal and professional growth
  • Employee benefits
  • Free accommodation

Read more below on the Field guide position available

LakelandGTE Outdoor company   

We believe that nature is a source of energy, health and enjoyment. That´s why we want to share our passion for nature with our guests and bring them to experience lake Saimaa adventures with friendly guides in all seasons.  That´s why LakelandGTE was rewarded in 2021 by Tripadvisor as the  Travellers´ choice in Finland.

Role Responsibilities & Expectations 

  • You will be working as a guide on outdoor activities in Puumala, prepare tours, help guests, tell them interesting stories and show them the best of  lake Saimaa. 
  • You will also be helping with tour design, sales and marketing.
  • Maintenance and transfer of equipments is part of your duties. 
  • We expect you to shine in customer service and to be able to work autonomously as well as in the team. 

Required Education & Experience 

  • Valid boat-licence (Vuokravenekuljettajankirja) and cpr  (EA1-2)
  • Drivers licence
  • Fluent English & Finnish
  • Confident and friendly demeanor
  • Availability in June, July and August

Preferred Education & Experience

  • Previous work experience as guide or other customer service jobs
  • Fluent in useful second language
  • Willing to learn  manage Johku booking software

Frequently Asked Questions

  • We hire in April-May 
  • Work starts in May-June  and continues untill end of August or longer
  • Send your application through the online-form below. You will be able to attach a CV to this online application. Please check carefully that you answer all of the question in the form
  • Weekly working hours are between 20-40 hours. Extra hours will be offered when available 
  • Working schedules will be made one week in advance and adjusted when needed. If you need certain days off, this can be arranged when agreed in advance
  • Financial compensation is negociated in face-to-face interviews
  • We can offer accommodation in Puumala if necessary
  • If you are interested in jobs later or in 2023, fill-in the form anyway and mention it
SEND your Application