Travel and Adventure Jobs

Some Matadorians have jobs that directly involve travel and adventure, whether they work as a wildlife biologist, a bush pilot, the deckhand on a cargo ship, or a dishwasher at McMurdo Station in Antarctica.

We profile these individuals across the Network to find out what they do, why the do it, and how their professions influence and affect their travel lives (and vice versa).

Also, in a series at the Matador Life channel called “How’d you get that gig?”, we examine what it takes to land your own travel adventure job.

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Become a real-life employee of the Hogwarts Express

Want a career in wine? New Zealand is in desperate need of Sommeliers

Make some money delivering people’s lost airport luggage while traveling

Buckingham Palace is looking for a new pastry chef

BBC Earth is looking for a new Attenborough and it could be you

This company will pay you to be a professional ‘hot tubologist’

Entenmann’s will pay you $5k and give you free donuts for a year to be their Chief Donut Officer

This booze brand will pay you $60,000 to spend 6 months adventuring outdoors

Hawaii is giving free trips to stressed-out workers to work from their beaches

Days Inn will pay you to road trip around the US taking pictures this summer

Ultimate dream job alert: Get paid to travel with adorable puppies

This airline will pay you to move to Iceland and use it as a base to travel the world

Want to get paid to travel? Your regional airline needs pilots

These companies are hiring employees to travel the world

How to get a job and move to Japan

How to live, work, and travel the world on a yacht

How to get an online ESL teaching gig and take your life on the road

This company will pay you to go on a camping road trip this summer

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