Avid4 Adventure is currently hiring for the 2017 summer season in the Bay Area of California and the Front Range in Colorado.
This isn't your average job (it’s way, way cooler!). As a member of the Avid4 Adventure staff, you’ll spend your days doing the outdoor activities you love—climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, backpacking—all while inspiring a new generation of intrepid adventurers and outdoors enthusiasts. It’s crazy fun, blissfully tiring and endlessly rewarding. Whatever kind of job you’re looking for—day camp, residential camp, focused on one sport exclusively or a new one every day, Avid4 Adventure has the job for you! Positions run from mid-May to mid-August with varied start/end dates, and an option to extend work through the fall.
Incredible Adventures specializes in small group single and multi-day tours in the San Francisco Bay Area, with California destinations that include Yosemite National Park, Muir Woods, Napa and Sonoma wine country, the Pacific Coast and Lake Tahoe.
Now seeking Tour Guide/Drivers who are reliable, safety-driven, and organized with a desire for adventure for the summer season. On single day trips, Guides will pick-up and drop-off passengers at San Francisco hotels and provide informational narrative during the entire trip. The staff loves to travel and all are huge advocates of preserving our natural resources through green business practices. Those interested must be able to attend an on-the-road training in San Francisco on April 24, 2017 and make a commitment through October 31st. If you have a customer-service oriented disposition, a fun and outgoing attitude, and enjoy interacting with people from all over the country and the world, fill out the online application.
Would you like to meet new people, work with horses and wake up everyday in one of the most awe-inspiring National Parks in the U.S.?
Now seeking honest, hardworking, people-friendly individuals who would like to enjoy a memorable, exciting, educational and fun summer with Swan Mountain Outfitters. Job openings include trail ride wranglers, barn managers, packers, cooks, housekeepers and receptionists/office staff with varied employment dates from April 15th–September 30th. Compensation includes room and board, a monthly salary and possible tips. Explore all employment opportunities, apply here or connect with Aubrie Loroña for more info.
If you have a passion for flowers, Wollam Gardens is the place to work, learn, live and grow your floriculture dream.
Floriculture Interns have the opportunity to learn all aspects of a cut-flower growing operation, including seeding, planting, weeding, harvesting, bouquet making, and assisting with sales at area farmers markets. Interns will get dirty, work hard, experience an amazing hands-on learning environment, and see first-hand the beauty of this unique operation. Interns are needed from March through December. The initial commitment is 10 weeks, but may be extended or curtailed based on performance, need, and availability. Life on the farm is a communal living experience—all Interns will share in the chores of cooking, cleaning, and hosting visitors to the farm’s AirBnB rooms. Farm and/or floral experience is not required. If you have an outstanding work ethic, team spirit, an eye for beauty and color, and a love of the outdoors, apply online.
Soaring Tree Top Adventures is the world’s largest zip line course accessible only via the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad in Southwest Colorado.
Sky Rangers lead guests through 27 unique zip lines high up in an old-growth Ponderosa and Alpine forest environment, with ten of the spans crossing over the pristine waters of the Animas River. Throughout the tour, Eco Rangers educate guests on old growth forest ecology, the natural history of the property, and the importance of protecting the environment. Soaring seeks candidates who can either work during the peak season from June to mid-August or a full season through September/early October. Office Assistants, Utility Staff and Staff Cooks are also needed seasonally. If you are a friendly, fun, outgoing and professional individual who is seeking adventure and living in a pristine mountain and forest environment, email a resume, 3 professional references and a cover letter highlighting your relevant job experience to SoaringJobs@hotmail.com.
The Colorado Mountain Club has been delivering conservation, education and recreational opportunities to the Colorado public since 1912.
Stewardship Crew Members will work with public land management agencies, non-profits and volunteers on a wide variety of conservation projects including trail maintenance, habitat restoration, sign installation, resource monitoring, and more. Program participants will engage in an extensive training period that focuses on enhancing technical project skills, field-based knowledge as well as conservation leadership strategies. Applicants must be physically fit and able to work long days in changing and adverse work conditions, able to work both independently and as a team member, have demonstrated experience with conservation work (such as trail or restoration work) and a good driving record with a valid driver’s license. Positions run from mid-May through mid-October. To apply, email a cover letter, resume and three professional references to Todd Loubsky.
Make 2017 the best summer ever!
YMCA Camp Watia provides opportunities for personal growth for boys and girls ages 8–17 through activities that include archery, drama, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, arts & crafts, fishing, group games and more. Hot residential summer camp jobs openings include Camp Counselors and Lifeguard Camp Counselors (must have current Lifeguard certification). Compensation includes a wage ranging from $215-$235/week, plus room and board. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma, CPR/first aid certified, able to make a commitment from June 1st through August 4th, and have good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, a sense of humor and patience. Join the summer fun by applying online or contact Ryan Hove for more information.
Camp Killoqua is a non-profit residential summer camp and outdoor education facility located on 185 acres of forest, wetlands and waterfront in beautiful Western Washington.
Outdoor Education Instructors are responsible for teaching a curriculum that focuses on forest, wildlife, and wetland ecology of the Pacific Northwest, leading team building and outdoor recreation activities (including the climbing wall, canoeing, archery, outdoor living skills, and orienteering), as well as evening activities (such as night hikes, cooperative games, and campfires). Applicants must have two years or more of college, plus experience working with children in the outdoors, the ability to be a positive role model, ability to be creative on the go, and have a flexible attitude and strong work ethic. Now seeking Instructors for the spring season (March 15–June 10 + summer camp option—apply by February 28th) and summer camp staff for a variety of positions!
Destinations stretch from the white-sand beaches of Fiji to the rainforest canopies of Costa Rica, the high Himalayan Mountains to the Great Barrier Reef.
Rustic Pathways is a student travel organization which offers the world's finest experiential education, community service, foreign language, and adventure programs. As a Program Leader, you’ll work directly with students, community partners, activity operators, and Rustic Pathways staff to ensure a life changing experience. Responsibilities include serving as a role model and mentor, creating a positive and inclusive group dynamic, monitoring student well being, and managing day-to-day program logistics, financial responsibilities, and administrative tasks. Positions run from June through August for at least 6-10 consecutive weeks in one of 18 country destinations. If you have an appreciation for diversity in cultures and experiences, a passion for discussion-based learning, understand the value of experiential education, and are patient, enthusiastic, analytical, flexible, solution-oriented, and able to maintain excellence under pressure in ever-changing conditions, fill out the online application.