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Outdoor Pursuits Intern

Outdoor Pursuits Intern

Job ID 
2017-1443
# of Openings 
2
Job Location 
US-MT-Big Sky
Posted Date 
3/17/2017
Category 
Outdoor Pursuits

More information about this job:

Overview:

Yellowstone Club is now accepting applications for our Outdoor Pursuits Internship. The offered internship is for 8-12 weeks with the Yellowstone Club’s Outdoor Pursuits department.

 

The Outdoor Pursuits Intern will be trained as a Guide to organize and conduct outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, ropes course, and rock climbing while promoting safety and enjoyment for Yellowstone Club members and their guests. Interns will also be trained to assist with Outdoor Pursuits Kids department activities.  In addition to performing in the field, the Intern will be expected to learn the functions and importance of the Reservations Desk, frontline managers/supervisors duties, and director’s role with respect to planning, budgeting, and leading a team.

 

Qualified candidates for the Outdoor Pursuits Intern position must have:

  • High school diploma, GED or vocational training, minimum
  • In the final stages of an undergraduate degree program (options could be designed to meet the needs of recently graduated or graduate students.)
  • Experience guiding and/or facilitating trips in the outdoors
  • Previous experience with a college/university outdoor program, commercial guide or outfitter, or work with NOLS, Outward Bound, or like program is desired
  • Guiding experience in environments similar to SW Montana (i.e. high alpine mountains, forests, rivers)
  • Strong communication and correspondence skills
  • Attention to quality and detail
  • Be able to work weekends and holidays as needed (these are our busiest times)

 

This is a full time, seasonal position that runs for 8-12 weeks (Late May/Early June through September) that may require extended hours during peak periods throughout the summer season. All positions are located in Big Sky, MT.  Yellowstone Club offers great benefits including free transportation from Bozeman to the Club upon hire and a complimentary meal each day.  Plus, you get to work at one of the most incredible places on earth.  For more information about the Club, visit www.yellowstoneclub.com.