Job title: Mountain Guide/Rock Climbing Guide

Company: Ascent Descent Adventures

Job description: Job Title: Mountain Guide/Rock Climbing Guide

  • Location: Manali, Himachal Pradesh Indian Himalayas
  • Duration: 3 months contract, with possibility of extension

Company Overview: Ascent Descent Adventures is a leading adventure travel company based in India, specializing in mountain training, mountain climbing, and treks in the Indian Himalayas. With a commitment to providing exceptional outdoor experiences and promoting responsible tourism, we are seeking passionate and experienced individuals to join our team as Mountain Guides/Rock Climbing Guides.Job Description: We are currently seeking skilled and knowledgeable Mountain Guides/Rock Climbing Guides to lead and facilitate outdoor expeditions in the Indian Himalayas. The selected candidates will be responsible for ensuring the safety, enjoyment, and satisfaction of our clients throughout their journey.Key Responsibilities:

Operations Consultant (Projects and Experience) (RES01883)
  • Lead and guide individuals or groups on mountain treks, climbs, and expeditions.
  • Provide instruction and guidance on proper climbing techniques, equipment usage, and safety protocols.
  • Assess and manage risks associated with outdoor activities, including weather conditions and terrain challenges.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in route planning, navigation, and emergency response procedures.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages personal growth and skill development among participants.
  • Maintain high standards of professionalism, communication, and customer service at all times.
  • Collaborate with fellow guides, support staff, and clients to ensure smooth and successful expeditions.


  • Previous experience as a Mountain Guide, Rock Climbing Guide, or equivalent role.
  • Extensive knowledge of mountain environments, including flora, fauna, geology, and weather patterns.
  • Certification in wilderness first aid, CPR, and other relevant safety training programs.
  • Proficiency in technical climbing skills, including rope management, anchor systems, and belaying techniques.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively lead and motivate diverse groups.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and sound judgment in high-pressure situations.
  • Physical fitness and endurance to endure long hours of outdoor activity in challenging conditions.
  • Fluency in English and any local languages spoken in the region is a plus.


  • Compensation: Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Accommodation and meals: Provided during expeditions.
  • Equipment: Access to necessary gear and equipment.
  • Training: Opportunities for professional development and training workshops.

Application Process: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume/CV along with a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and qualifications to [Email: info@ascentdescentadventures.com]. Please indicate “Mountain Guide/Rock Climbing Guide Application” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.Join Ascent Descent Adventures and embark on a rewarding journey of adventure, exploration, and personal growth in the breathtaking landscapes of the Indian Himalayas!

Location: Manali, Himachal Pradesh

Job date: Wed, 20 Mar 2024 23:28:16 GMT