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Don't miss the chance to be part of a dynamic, experienced and innovative company that strives to always be better and has a passion for working outside.

Do you want to hit the open road, enjoy an adventure of a lifetime and get paid for it? Join a team that is passionate about organizing and delivering high quality tours for people from all over the world.

Cool Job of the Week Specializing in customized small group camping, lodging, hiking and themed tours for international clients traveling in a 15-passenger van, Windigo is seeking adventurous Tour Leaders to drive, guide and oversee the day-to-day logistics for tours throughout Canada and the USA. Tour Leaders will lead with service and share their passion for the outdoors through innovative trips that will get your international group hiking, biking, paddling, snowmobiling, dogsledding, snowshoeing and discovering! It's not a job opportunity, it’s a lifestyle. The operation season runs from April to late October with contracts available for a partial or full season—join the adventure!

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Adventure Treks Field Instructors will have the opportunity to work with other talented and experienced staff and the chance to make a positive impact on their student's lives.

Whether climbing snowy Mount Adams or teaching rock climbing in sunny California, Adventure Treks Field Instructors will lead groups of teenagers in diverse outdoor settings that will be challenging, rewarding and fun.

Cool Job of the Weekhrough adventures designed to foster community, build confidence and teach leadership, Adventure Treks operates 13 to 30-day wilderness-based programs for teenagers in BC, AK, CA, OR, WA, CO and WY. Instructors are in charge of managing group dynamics, coordinating logistics and leading activities that include backpacking, rock climbing, mountaineering, mountain biking, caving, canoeing, cooking, orienteering, Leave No Trace concepts and general environmental education. There is the opportunity to work both summer (early June to mid-August) and fall school group programs (late August through late October in North Carolina). To apply, email your resume to Joe Sisti.

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At Camp Summit, you will have the opportunity to gain experience working with a variety of people with a wide range of disabilities.

Camp Summit provides a great opportunity for growth, fun, resume building, memories and impacting the lives of remarkable campers who have a wide range of disabilities.

Cool Job of the Week Camp Summit provides a great opportunity for growth, fun, resume building, memories, and impacting the lives of remarkable campers who have a wide range of disabilities. Seasonal staff positions at Camp Summit include Counselors, Unit Leaders, Rovers, Nurses, Kitchen Staff, a Program Director and Activity Directors in the following areas: Arts & Crafts, Horses/Wrangler, Kaleidoscope, Nature, Pool, Ropes Course, and Sports & Games. 2017 job opportunities are available during the summer months (May 15th to August 20th, with a staff break from July 1-7) or the fall season (September 5th to November 19th). If you are caring and compassionate, able to work on a team, open minded, willing to learn, energetic, enthusiastic, and encouraging, fill out the online application or contact Amanda Davis for more info.

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Your responsibility as a leader, mentor and role model cannot be overemphasized. Perhaps the most important part of Camp Pinnacle is the opportunity for campers to interact closely with top-quality role models.

If you love working with children, there’s no better way to spend your summer than working as a Camp Pinnacle Trip Leader or Counselor!

Cool Job of the Week It’s not only one of the most important and rewarding jobs you will ever have—it’s the hardest job that you will ever love. Summers at Camp Pinnacle are packed with growth opportunities for both staff and campers, with the hopes that everyone leaves camp with new experience, friendships and a greater love for the outdoors. Your responsibility as a leader, mentor and role model cannot be overemphasized. Perhaps the most important part of Camp Pinnacle is the opportunity for campers to interact closely with top-quality role models. The summer season runs from late May to early August. Once Pinnacle receives your completed online application, they will contact you to begin the hiring process, which includes three thorough interviews. View a quick glimpse of camp life »

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Outdoor Education Instructor/Counselors will provide responsible leadership, handle classroom management and conflict resolution, teach science, adventure, and team building activities, while engaging students and having a good time.

Battle Creek Outdoor Education Center, Clear Lake Camp has assembled an experienced and enthusiastic team to carry out the mission of connecting people to nature.

Program in the Spotlight As an Outdoor Education Instructor/Counselor you will work with groups of 5th or 6th grade students leading a mix of activities that include team building challenges, high ropes, climbing tower, pond life, predator/prey games, snakes, canoeing, archery, cookouts, orienteering, night hikes and more. You will work in shifts of 8-10 hours per day and rotate into the dorm every 2 to 3 weeks. Now accepting Instructor applications for the spring season (April 3rd–June 9th, with extensions available for the summer and fall seasons). To apply, send your cover letter, resume, and four professional references (that include relationship, phone and email) to Amy Cherry.

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YMCA Camp Greenville Resident Program Staff bring energy and excitement to a program of challenging and creative outdoor activities for campers.

Looking to join a team of creative Experiential Educators at the 5th largest Y camp in the county?

YMCA Job ListingCool Job of the Week YMCA Camp Greenville Resident Program Staff will teach and provide curriculum development on topics such as pond and forest ecology, orienteering, canoeing, astronomy and geology as well as lead and facilitate adventure-based activities including high ropes, rock climbing, bouldering, hiking and group dynamics to youth. Summer Camp Jobs includes Counselors, Adventure Specialists & Trip Leaders, Naturalists, Activity Directors, and Resource and Administrative staff. To apply, visit YMCAGreenville.org and use the search keyword Camp to view all current job openings or contact Crystal Kahler for more information. Take a tour of the camp in 60 seconds »

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Are you interested in teaching hands-on classes in team building, ecology, conservation, outdoor recreation and environmental education in a faith-based setting?

Are you interested in teaching hands-on classes in team building, ecology, conservation, outdoor recreation and environmental education in a faith-based setting?

Cool Job of the Week RREEP Program Specialists will assist with all aspects of the environmental education program including staff training, curriculum development, scheduling, teaching and activity area supervision (high ropes, challenge course, archery and nature center). During the summer months, you will work primarily with guest groups providing hospitality services and facilitating their program needs. Applicants must be a professing Christian and have the ability to articulate your faith. Positions run from mid-March/April through November. If you are an energetic educator and program-minded individual who is enthusiastic and passionate about working in an outdoor camp and retreat setting, email your cover letter, resume and three references to Penny Laitos.

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Outdoor Education Instructors are responsible for teaching and leading a blend of fun and non-formal educational camp-based activities and science-focused curriculum with school groups.

YMCA Camp Hanes is looking for fun, energetic, team-oriented and mission-driven individuals who want to wok in an outdoor setting with children.

YMCA Job ListingCool Job of the Week YMCA Camp Hanes offers a variety of summer camps, conferences, retreats, and an outdoor education program led by trained Instructors who facilitate the learning experience through group work, guided discovery, participatory discussions and fun activities. During the spring and fall seasons, Outdoor Education Instructors are responsible for teaching and leading a blend of fun and non-formal educational camp-based activities and science-focused curriculum with school groups. The summer camp season brings on a variety of activities at the traditional residential camp, adventure camp, and day camp. Positions are available during the spring (February 27 through the end of May), with a summer camp and fall season work option. To apply, email your cover letter and resume to Letha Lineberry.

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Vegetable Garden Interns should be capable of engaging and supporting their fellow gardeners when working together, but should also show initiative when working alone.

Innisfree Village is a working and life sharing community for adults with intellectual disabilities.

Cool Job of the Week The Vegetable Garden is one of many workstations that provide therapeutic work opportunities for folks living here. Vegetable Garden Interns will support the seasonal needs of vegetable operation beginning with greenhouse planting and spring bed preparation. Throughout the season, work will focus on planting, weed management, harvesting, drip irrigation, CSA prep, vegetable distribution, and supporting others in their gardening tasks. Positions run from mid-March through November 1st, typically with a 5-day, 40-45 hour/week schedule. Compensation includes $450/month, meals, and shared housing in the Village. If you are community-oriented with a strong interest in intensive organic vegetable gardening and open-minded to working alongside fellow gardeners with disabilities at times, email a resume and short cover letter to Kyle and Meagan.

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Intern in Britain and grow your resume this summer with flights, accommodation, insurance and UK tour included. The BUNAC Learn, Explore and Grow competition is now live — enter today!

Want to win the best summer ever?

Cool Job of the Week The BUNAC Learn, Explore and Grow Internship competition is now live! Combine travel with an internship of a lifetime in Great Britain this summer for free. If you’re looking to explore the world while still elevating your career with flights, accommodation, insurance and tours included, this is the competition for you. Thousands of Intern in Britain Americans have explored Scotland’s ancient castles, London’s world-famous culture and cheered their lungs out at a legendary Manchester United soccer game all while developing their resume abroad. Enter the competition today!

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Start your epic adventure through Middle Earth with InterExchange Work & Travel New Zealand!

Not all who wander are lost, but you just might want to lose yourself in awe-inspiring New Zealand! If you’re longing to embark on an entirely unique adventure abroad, the InterExchange Work & Travel New Zealand program can take you there and back again. Work for a few weeks or months and then explore New Zealand’s wealth of waterfalls, mountains, beaches, energetic cities, and even Hobbiton! You’ll also enjoy job and housing support throughout your stay, as well as social events to meet your fellow explorers. Start your journey today!

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Learn more about working for WinGate Wilderness Therapy Program in the pristine red rock territory of Utah.

Be genuine. Inspire lives. Change hearts. Be part of an incredible adventure with a unique wilderness therapy program in southern Utah's pristine red rock territory.

Cool Job of the Week With a stunning landscape providing a powerful backdrop for life-changing experiences, WinGate Wilderness Therapy Field Guides will use the wilderness and primitive living skills as metaphors to enable change of heart in each of their students. The best practices of the wilderness are combined with the best clinical techniques in order to take wilderness therapy to a dramatically higher level of integration and results.

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The Green River Preserve: Become part of a special team of people who inspire a profound appreciation of ecological respect, interconnectedness and the joy of living.

Green River Preserve. Become part of a special team of people who inspire a profound appreciation of ecological respect, interconnectedness and the joy of living.

Cool Job of the Week Through wilderness skills, creative arts and the exhilaration of outdoor fun and discovery, Green River Preserve Mentor Naturalists lead and teach challenging and nurturing learning experiences at this 3,400-acre private wildlife preserve in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Summer job opportunities include Mentors, Cabin Counselors, Activity Coordinators, Expedition Leaders, Nurses, Program Interns (Summer Camp, Expeditions, Farming, Media and Land Management) and a Camp Nanny. Now accepting applications for the summer camp season (early June to mid-August). Mentor Naturalists have the option of extending work through early October.

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Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development.

Experience the extraordinary — golden temples, wild horses, gardens, orchards, lakes, ponds and spectacular natural beauty overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Northern California!

Cool Job of the Week Karma Yoga, Service and Learning! Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development. Revel in natural beauty, fresh air, clean water and nutritious vegetarian food while you contribute to preserving enlightened knowledge for the benefit of all humanity. Includes classes on Buddhism, vegetarian meals and small living allowance. Now accepting Resident Volunteer applications for the spring and summer. Seeking the hardy, outdoors-loving gardener or landscaper with an interest in using everyday experience as a means for self discovery.

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The 2017 University of Vermont Farmer Training Program: Learn. Farm. Join the Sustainable Food Movement!

With a Certificate in Sustainable Farming, participants will be prepared to enter the world of small, organic, sustainable farming as farmers, activists and educators impacting our food system in a positive way.

Cool Job of the Week The six-month, intensive University of Vermont Farmer Training Program offers aspiring farmers the unique opportunity to manage their own growing site, take classes from professors and farmers, rotate as workers and learners between successful, diverse farms in the Burlington area, obtain a deeper understanding of small-scale farming, and acquire the entrepreneurial skills to start their own operation. This full-time, tuition-based program runs from May 8th through October 27th, and is limited to 25 students. Download the Farmer Training info packet, review the application process, or contact S’ra DeSantis for more information.

 Vermont is the hub for the sustainable food systems movement and the University of Vermont is cultivating leaders! Explore UVM's one-of-a kind programs designed for you.

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Apple Acres Farm is seeking a full season Apprentice who will work primarily at the farm, but will also have ample opportunity to work at other conventional and organic vegetable and flower farms in the area.

Apple Acres Farm is located in a beautiful, rural area with a strong community in the western mountains of Maine.

Cool Job of the Week Apple Acres Farm is seeking Apprentices who will be responsible for learning general apple growing practices (pruning, tree grafting, weeding, mowing with tractors, hand thinning and apple picking/grading), participating in soil building practices, working in the farm store and café (including cleaning, stocking shelves and serving ice cream and sandwiches), making products (such as apple cider syrup, apple chips or your own creation!), learning about small business financial management and assisting at all farm events. Apprenticeships run from May through November (six days/week), with flexible dates. To apply, send a short email to Molly Griffin McKenna describing yourself, your upbringing and influences, and any relevant experience or reasons why you are interested in farming.

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