Career Opportunities

We’re on a mission to support our growing community through authentic and sustainable tourism. By promoting leisure travel, special/sporting events, and group travel/tours, we’re making a positive difference for visitors and residents in Rapid City and the Black Hills area. And we’re excited about your interest in joining the team! Together, we'll inspire others to experience big things in Rapid City.

Explore career opportunities and learn how to apply below.

Available Jobs


City View Trolley Driver

Life is jolly when you drive the trolley! Visit Rapid City is looking for enthusiastic individuals to drive our trolleys in a safe manner for a variety of tours including city tours, shuttles, and private charters. If you want steady work, a flexible schedule, above average pay, (oh, and happy passengers!), find the full job description here.

Email Ally Formanek for more information at


Rapid City Ambassador

Do you love Rapid City? Do you love sharing all that Rapid City has to offer? Do you love helping people?

Join us on the journey of becoming a Rapid City Ambassador! Assist Visit Rapid City on an as-needed basis with visitor services, meetings, conventions, and sporting events. Email Ally Formanek for more information at


Photo & Video Talent

Love living in Rapid City? Visit Rapid City is looking for locals to model in photo and video shoots in Rapid City and the Black Hills as needed. No modeling experience required. Fill out the form here to be added to our list of talent.


Mascot Performer

Visit Rapid City is seeking enthusiastic individuals to take the role of George, Thomas, Teddy, or Abe. As a Mount Rushmore Mascot, you will represent one of the most iconic American landmarks while interacting with visitors and posing for photos. No mascot performance experience required.
Email Ally Formanek for more information at


GS7 Visitor Information Assistant

This position is located within a National Forest at the Pactola Visitor Center. The primary purpose of this position is for monitoring the daily functions of the visitor center to assure optimum operation as well as disseminating recreation information to the public. The facility is located along Hwy 385, north of Hill City and overlooks Pactola Reservoir.

Learn more about this position here


Get to Know Rapid

Rapid City is the center of adventure in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Stroll downtown to enjoy our charming Main Street Square, discover art and history on full display on every street corner, and explore local museums and galleries. With ten parks and monuments within a two-hour drive, it's no wonder why people want to live and work here. Check out our blogs, sample itineraries, and more to learn about the place we call home.