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


Senior Marketing Manager

The Senior Marketing Manager oversees Visit Rapid City’s efforts to enhance destination awareness and drive visitation to the region. This role requires strong collaboration skills to inspire creativity and enthusiasm among team members. Leading a diverse team of strategists, content creators, and designers, the Senior Marketing Manager works closely with various departments, executive leaders, agencies, and community stakeholders.

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Creative Specialist

The Creative Specialist will play a critical role on the Visit Rapid City team as the in-house graphic designer and creative lead. This position is responsible for conceptualizing, creating, and maintaining the integrity of all visual aspects of the Visit Rapid City brand portfolio, including Visit Rapid City, Downtown Rapid City & Main Street Square and the Rapid City Sports Commission, as well as various other programs and initiatives. Ultimately, this individual is a creative powerhouse with the ability to design and produce best-in-class solutions across various platforms with insightful, relevant, innovative and effective strategies.

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Downtown Ambassador

The Downtown Ambassador role is pivotal to ensuring a positive experience for tourists and locals in downtown Rapid City. This role is crucial in welcoming and assisting visitors by providing accurate and engaging information about the city and its surrounding areas. A Downtown Ambassador not only provides practical information about local amenities, accommodations, and transportation but also engages with visitors on a personal level. This is a part-time position, working outdoors up to 20 hours per week, beginning in May and ending in September.

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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.


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.