General Employment FAQ
Note: Frequently asked questions that are specific to a position are listed along with the position description. These general questions apply to all positions.
Does WI offer full-time or career positions?
Yes. Wilderness Inquiry currently has 18+ full-time career positions, and we are constantly growing. The people in these positions are dedicated professionals who perform a wide variety of functions. If you are interested in a career at WI please apply!
What does WI do?
We change the world by providing unique experiences that enrich and enlighten people to what they and others are capable of doing. If you cruise our website you will get the idea. Having said that, many of the functions we perform in the office are similar to what takes place in other offices–staffing, training, scheduling, marketing, accounting, etc.
What benefits are provided?
Full time staff receive great health insurance, vacation, long and short-term disability insurance, steep discounts on trips and an 8% employer match for retirement. You also become part of a great community of people who are truly extraordinary.
Where is Wilderness Inquiry located?
WI’s headquarters are in the heart of the Twin Cities. It is just north of Dinkytown, which is a self-contained village next to the University of Minnesota campus. We also have a basecamp at Little Sand Bay on the South Shore of Lake Superior near the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. We operate around the globe, but all of it is coordinated from our HQ.
Can I call and talk with someone about a position?
We would love to be able to say yes, call us anytime, but given our small staff and the volume of applicants this is harder than you might think. We strongly encourage you to apply via the website. If you have questions that you feel must be answered before applying, email is your best bet.
Wilderness Inquiry is an equal opportunity employer.