Aurora Expeditions is an Australian-owned adventure company specialising in small-group voyages to the Polar Regions and other wild, remote destinations for the past 30 years. A world leader in expedition cruising, we offer passengers the chance to have an intimate experience of the destination, with the support of passionate experts in their field and flexible, innovative itineraries.

We continuously look for experienced, dynamic and passionate team members.

Current Vacancies

Head Office

Travel Consultant

Aurora Expeditions is growing its reservations travel team! We are looking for an experienced and skilled person who will thrive on building rapport and selling great adventures to our guests. If you are passionate about sustainability and the natural environment and can work across both sales and reservations, then this could be the role for you. 

To find out more, please view the position description below and send a copy of your resume and a one-page cover letter to [email protected]

Marketing Manager

If you’re a top marketing talent with a strong commitment to excellence, who always strives for continuous improvement and wants to continually raise the bar – then we want to hear from you! This exciting new role reporting to the CMO, is responsible for owning the strategy, execution and measurement of marketing and advertising campaigns (paid and owned) for our Trade and direct Consumer channels to achieve our business goals.

If you’re the right person for this role, please view the position description below and send a copy of your resume and a one-page cover letter to [email protected]com.au.

Reservations Consultant

Aurora Expeditions is looking for an experienced Reservations Consultant to join its growing team! An Aurora Expeditions Reservations Consultant is responsible for dealing with a wide variety of travel requirements and itineraries ensuring a ‘complete’ experience for our guests.  You will manage travel arrangements with care, attention to detail, and in a timely fashion. As an Aurora Reservations Consultant, you will be a superb problem solver, exceptional at customer service and thrive working in a fast paced environment.  

To find out more, please view the position ad below and send a copy of your resume and a one-page cover letter to [email protected]

North America

Marketing Executive

Aurora Expeditions is seeking a dedicated Marketing Executive based in North America (US & Canada) to support the Global Head of Marketing (based in Sydney). The role will involve implementation of presentations, insights, administration and execution of priority digital, print and event marketing campaigns that support the commercial growth and development of our customer base and increase customer retention in the North America market.

If you think this role is right for you, please view the position description below and send a copy of your resume and a one-page cover letter to [email protected]

Business Development Manager (BDM)

Do you have a strong existing travel consultant network?  We are hiring business development managers with strong industry relationships to manage and grow sales in the key geographic areas of

  • North East specifically the tri-states and surrounding states,
  • South East specifically Florida and surrounding states, or
  • South West including Southern California and surrounding states.

Our BDMs in North America will build relationships and understand opportunities for future revenue growth in the indirect channels, including chains and consortiums, most specifically Virtuoso.

If you think this role is right for you, please view the position description below and send a copy of your resume and a one-page cover letter to [email protected]

Expedition Team

The Aurora Expedition Team are passionate specialists in their field that offer a range of expertise such as historians, marine biologists, geologists, naturalists and guides. Our skilled activity guides in both polar and tropical regions include diving, snorkelling, kayaking, alpine trekking, snowshoeing and mountaineering.

If this is you and you’re interested in joining the team at Aurora Expeditions, please click on the button below and complete our application form. Your application will be reviewed and a team member will be in touch if we would like to arrange an interview.

Please Note: Aurora Expeditions engages only expedition-related specialists, e.g. Expedition Leaders, Biologists, Naturalists, Historians, Kayak Guides and Expedition Guides etc. Experience driving Zodiacs in polar regions will be an advantage. All vessel-related staff including hotel and crew are employed by CMI (Cruise Management International).

Health & Safety for Our Expedition Team

Port Charcot Antarctica

Aurora Expeditions has carefully considered the potential impacts and risks to our expeditioners, staff, and crew associated with COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and we have proactively implemented the following in depth policies and practices to ensure the safety and wellbeing of everyone.

These measures have been put in place following consultation with The World Health Organization (WHO), IAATO*, AECO^, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), our marine healthcare partner, Vikand and experienced Medical Advisory Agency, Respond Global, and our crew management partner, CMI Leisure. These will be regularly revised in line with the latest medical advice, advancements and guidelines.