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Trip Leader

cultivating joy, authentic experiences, and community through travel.

What You'll Do

As an Under30Experiences trip leader, your main role will be to facilitate unforgettable experiences for our travelers.

You will have the unique opportunity to change people's lives and create community while showing people the most beautiful places on our planet.

Under30Experiences is seeking amazing personalities and strong leaders to lead our groups.


  • Act as the day-to-day leader of the 8-16 travelers while delivering exceptional customer service and high levels of energy
  • Ensure traveler satisfaction by professionally handling all questions and concerns
  • Follow the established itinerary as closely as possible
  • Make reservations and confirmations as required by your Regional Manager
  • Track daily expenses and budgets
  • Assist and accompany travelers throughout the established itinerary
  • Provide a recap for each trip
  • Create content for Under30Experiences like blog posts, pictures, Instagram stories, and more
  • Work directly with your Regional Manager to update itineraries, standard operating procedures, and budgets
  • Foster a sense of community within the trips and embrace the Under30Experiences culture

Must Haves

  • A passion for Adventure Travel
  • Natural leadership qualities and exceptional communication skills
  • A resourceful mindset that seeks solutions and can stay calm under pressure
  • Fluent in English
  • CPR/First Aid Training
  • In-depth knowledge of local culture
  • Ability to speak in public and manage the expectations of a large group of people
  • A genuine interest in connecting with travelers
  • Empathy for colleagues and travelers
  • Experience using digital tools like Google Docs, Slack & Email

Nice to Have

  • Industry Experience
  • Photography and/or videography skills 
  • Wilderness First Responder Training
  • Local knowledge/contacts
  • Previous long-term travel experience

Open Positions

Apply to be a Trip Leader in Southeast Asia
  • Start Date: March 24, 2019
  • You must have an in depth knowledge of Thai and Balinese culture for this position
  • This offer is for seasonal employment with the option for a contract extension depending on performance
Apply to be a Trip Leader in Costa Rica
  • Start Date: May 22, 2019
  • You must be fluent in Spanish for this position
  • This offer is for seasonal employment with the option for a contract extension depending on performance
Apply to be a Trip Leader in France & Spain
  • Start Date: July 1, 2019
  • Industry experience is required for this position
  • You must be fluent in French and Spanish
  • This offer is for seasonal employment with the option for a contract extension depending on performance

*You will be asked to submit a 3-minute Video Cover Letter as part of your application. Applications with a Video Cover letter will be given preference.
*Please note that only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Who We Are

We make travel accessible to awesome Millennials.  
Join us for U30X Meetups in your city when we aren't leading adventures.

Matt Wilson


Jared O' Toole


Cesar Romero

NicaraguA | usa

Eric Aguirre

Product Director

Miles Rote

marketing director

Marion Bres


Dan Sgalia

Director Of Sales

Roland Llave

Regional manager

Jonno Appel

experience leader

Lindsey Dukes

communications director

Lauren Coffey

experience leader

Tim Gillespie

regional manager
usa | thailand

Jenne Nelson

Experience advisor

Rebecca Formoso

experience leader
spain | Philippines

Maricruz Acosta

regional manager
costa rica

Jurgen Ortiz

Experience leader
costa rica

Angga Agradiputra

Bali Guide

Jarunee Song


Cat Sullivan

Senior marketing specialist

Cristian Arce Valverde

Costa Rica

Yendry Castro

Experience Leader
costa rica

Emily Green

Experience Leader
costa rica

Angelo Di Gregorio

Experience Leader

Andy Davidson

Experience Leader