Jobs

At Earth’s Edge, we are passionate about exploring every inch of the planet and meeting all kinds of people along the way. We celebrate diversity and we welcome and support people of all backgrounds, nationalities, identities, be they our clients or our co-workers. Within the workplace, we know that a diverse team creates the best scope for new ideas and perspectives, to help us reach our common goals. If you share our passion for exploration and sustainability you will be a welcome part of our team, no matter your race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, nationality or age.

We are looking for adventurous, dedicated, hard-working people to help us provide a life-changing experience for our guests in a safe and fun environment. If that sounds like you, we may have a job for you!

We are the only company in the world who send an international guide and doctor on all expeditions while keeping group sizes sustainably small. Sending an international guide and doctor allows us to deliver an unrivalled level of safety and service for each and every one of our clients. Here are the requirements for both roles;

Expedition Doctors Requirements

  • MBChB/MBBS (or equivalent)
  • Full Medical Council Number with no restrictions on their practice or equivalent registration.
  • Provide medical advice, dispense medication and services as required by all expedition members.
  • An enthusiasm for adventure travel, wilderness medicine and the outdoors.
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, helpful and above all good fun!
  • Calm under pressure.
  • A good level of fitness.

We cover your flights and most other expenses. Expeditions range from climbing some of the largest mountains on the planet to easy treks with only four to five hours of walking per day. Expedition durations typically range from 10 to 25 days. GPs or doctors with A&E experience are preferable.

To apply to be an expedition doctor please visit our expedition doctors page.

Expedition Leader Requirements

  • Mountain Leader Award or equivalent.
  • At the least a three-day wilderness first aid qualification.
  • Developing world travel experience.
  • Experience in leading groups.
  • Excellent communication and people skills.
  • Strong facilitation skills.
  • Motivated by travel and the great outdoors.
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, helpful and above all good fun!
  • For advanced expeditions; additional qualifications and logged experience may be required such as Winter ML, MIA, MIC, experience of trekking at high altitude or in remote locations.

To apply to be an expedition leader please visit our expedition leaders page.

What Our Clients Say

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Sarah Jane Rooney, Co. Dublin

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John Creaven, Co. Dublin

Hands down the most special and amazing trip I have done to date, and coming from a well-seasoned traveler this is saying a lot! Climbing Kilimanjaro had been on my bucket list for quite some time and when I turned 40 this year, I decided…

Adele Woods, Co. Kildare

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