Employment Opportunities with IMG  

Employment Opportunities with IMG

International Mountain Guides (IMG) organizes and leads climbing, trekking, and mountaineering expeditions around the world. From the classic climbs of the Alps and Andes to the 8,000m peaks of the Himalayas, IMG is known by its customers to have one of the highest quality guiding programs in the industry.

Mountain Guide Applicants:

The quality of IMG's program has everything to do with the quality of our guide staff. IMG looks to hire people who are patient, personable, hardworking, and passionate about climbing. When applying to IMG, you must have a solid understanding of technical alpine climbing techniques as well as a demonstrated personal climbing or guiding background.

IMG is currently accepting applications for the 2024 climbing season.

To apply, please submit the following to our operations desk at

  • A one-page professional resume portraying your education and previous work history.
  • A climbing resume highlighting relevant climbing/outdoor experience.
  • A cover letter describing why you would be a good fit at International Mountain Guides.
  • Relevant documentation of certifications and training (First Aid, Avalanche Education, CPR)

Once we receive these items, we will review your qualifications, certifications, and background information.

If you meet our new hire requirements, we will schedule an initial screening interview either by phone or in person.


IMG is an equal opportunity employer. IMG is committed to treating all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, and all other bases protected by law.