Futurismo, Azores Adventures – Marine Biologist, whale and dolphin Watching Guide


Institution: Futurismo- Empresa de Turismo Nàutico, LDA
Language of the internship: English or Portuguese
Type of internship: Full-Time
Session: June and July (session 1) OR July and August (session 2)
Vacancies: 1
Location: Ponta Delgada, Azores
Areas of study: Tourism management, marine science, marine biology
Desired profile:

Futurismo provides tours for active and adventurous travelers who want to experience all that is natural about the Azores. They primarily directed toward whale and dolphin-watching tours, but also provide other types of nature and active tours on land.

Students would ideally have experience working as a guide and/or have marine biology knowledge that they could share with travelers in English. Sea legs are a plus!

Principal functions: Work with tour guide managers to serve as tour guides on whale-watching tours. Develop deeper knowledge about the marine ecosystem of the Azores and how to transmit that knowledge to others. Develop one’s historical and natural knowledge about the Azores and the island of São Miguel in particular.