The City of Maysville is currently accepting applications for seasonal Tour Guides. Our ideal Tour Guides have great communication skills, are comfortable speaking in front of large groups (10-50 visitors), deliver scripted information in an engaging manner and are enthusiastic about local history.

Tours may range from 30-90 minutes and include Old Washington, Downtown Maysville, the Cox Building, guided trolley tours, local museums, and other miscellaneous attractions. Tour Guides will go through an on-boarding/training process where they will learn and memorize tour scripts in preparation for visitor questions.

Essential Functions:

  • Great and welcome guests
  • Reserve group tours
  • Memorize tour scripts.
  • Engage with guests and be prepared to answer questions.
  • Independent study and research
  • Lead up to 4–6 tours daily with enthusiasm, energy, and excitement.
  • Work as a team player with co-workers and in conjunction with other departments
  • Other duties as assigned.                

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $10.00-$12.00 per hour

Schedule: Tours are offered between 10:00AM and 4:00PM every day. Part-time schedules are flexible—schedule is made monthly and is based on advanced bookings and daily scheduled tours. Shifts are typically six hours with weekend and weekday only availability.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Welcoming disposition
  • Customer focused
  • Successful candidates must complete a pre-employment drug screening
  • Must be able to stand for the duration of tours
To apply:

Online Application