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Calleva's unique blend of fun, learning and challenge helps people take risks, develop confidence, learn new skills and excel in a team environment.

For over 20 years, Calleva has built a reputation for excellence and innovation in outdoor education and outdoor adventure programming.

Cool Job of the Week Introducing kids and adults to gorgeous wilderness areas in the DC area, Calleva provides outdoor adventure, sustainable agriculture and environmental science programs for groups in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Now seeking passionate individuals who are excited about coming to work every day — people who aren't afraid of getting dirty or being in the river all day, and who can roll with the punches and have a good time doing it. Calleva values people with diverse life experiences who seek adventure in their personal lives. 2018 Instructor positions are available for 3 seasons (April to November), summer camp (June to August) and the fall (early August to mid-November).

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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 Barrier-free outdoor camp experiences that promote personal growth and foster independence include a specially designed swimming pool, a giant swing, 2 zip-lines and ropes challenge course, archery range, horseback riding, sensory garden, covered outdoor gymnasium, outdoor amphitheater, and lodge with fireplace. Seasonal staff positions include Counselors, Unit Leaders, Rovers, Nurses, Kitchen Staff and Activity Directors in the following areas: Arts & Crafts, Horses/Wrangler, Kaleidoscope, Nature, Pool, Ropes Course, and Sports & Games. 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 Evan Looft for more info. Now seeking staff for the summer months (May 19th–August 19th, with a staff break from June 30th-July 6th). A world of POSSIBILITIES — view the Camp Summit experience »

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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 Week Through 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 to Erica Van Steenis. VIEW the method behind the magic at Instructor Orientation and meet the faces of Adventure Treks.

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Swan Mountain Outfitters: Summer Jobs in Glacier National Park

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.?

Cool Job of the Week 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.

Are you interested in a Swan Mountain Outfitters position, but have absolutely no experience with horses? Or, do you just need to brush up on your horsemanship skills? If so, attend the Swan Mountain Wilderness Guide School and take your horsemanship to the next level!

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Wollam Gardens offers a unique opportunity for those interested in a short-term experience on a flower farm. From working in the fields and bouquet making at the farm to selling flowers at Washington D.C. farmers' markets and to high-end florists, Flower Interns have the opportunity to learn all aspects of a cut-flower growing operation.

If you have a passion for flowers, Wollam Gardens is the place to work, learn, live and grow your floriculture dream.

Cool Job of the Week Floriculture Interns have the opportunity to learn all aspects of a cut-flower growing operation, including seeding, planting, weeding, harvesting, bouquet making and custom florals, attending farmers markets, and assisting with onsite events. You will get dirty, work hard, experience an amazing hands-on learning environment, and see first-hand the beauty of this unique operation. Life on the farm is a communal living experience—all Interns will share in the chores of cooking, cleaning, caring for the chickens, and hosting visitors. Farm and/or floral experience is not required; however, priority will be given to candidates who can demonstrate that they understand the level of hard work associated with farming. If you have an outstanding work ethic, team spirit, an eye for beauty and color, and a love of the outdoors, apply online. Now seeking Interns for the summer and/or fall season.

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Are you interested in helping build girls of courage, confidence, and character while enjoying the beautiful outdoors?

Are you interested in helping build girls of courage, confidence, and character while enjoying the beautiful outdoors?

Cool Job of the Week Spend a wonderful summer with Girl Scouts of Maine! Unit/Program Leaders are in charge of supervising an assigned unit or program area and assisting in the day-to-day activities — from sailing, canoeing and rock climbing to arts, nature and games. Wilderness Trip Leaders and Junior Maine Guide Leaders teach 21 outdoor skills and plan, organize, and lead hiking and canoeing wilderness camping trips throughout Maine. Wilderness staff must be passionate about taking girls out into the outdoors, an enthusiastic teacher, have previous wilderness trip leading experience, student experience in a NOLS or Outward Bound type program (preferred), current WFA/WFR and Lifeguarding certifications (Girl Scouts can help with this), and at least 21+ with a clean driving record. The summer camp season runs from mid-June through mid/late August and includes a certification week (if required), one week of extensive staff training, 5 weeks of resident camp and 2-3 weeks of troop/family camp programs. Apply now!

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Sea Kayak Guides must have solid knowledge of kayak strokes, self and assisted rescue techniques and a knowledge of currents and tides.

Based in a remote and stunningly beautiful corner of Alaska, join Pangaea Adventures and their upbeat team of passionate, informed, and safety-conscious individuals.

Cool Job of the Week Now seeking positive, hard-working, team-oriented individuals who would like to spend a fun summer working as a Sea Kayak and/or Whitewater Rafting Guide. Guides will safely and informatively lead small groups of people on sea kayak tours in tidewater glacier zones and throughout Prince William Sound surrounding Valdez, and possibly on class III rafting trips down the nearby dramatic Keystone Canyon of the Lowe River. The dates of employment run May 11th to September 14th, and busy, full-season Guides can make up to $7k-$8k over the course of the summer (and that's before taxes and after tips). Living is also provided in a choice, rustic spot on the edge of town within a quick bike ride from the office. Applicants must be U.S. nationals and have Swiftwater Rescue training, WFR certification, and prior raft guiding experience. If you are a personable, positive, team-oriented, and an able-bodied outdoor enthusiast, email Tim Duffy a cover letter, resume, and at least 3 reference contacts.

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Site Managers & Supervisors are responsible for managing the day-to-day operations at their Pedalheads’ location, including staff scheduling and mentoring, curriculum delivery, customer service, care of equipment, and daily planning.

Are you motivated, energetic and love working with children?

Cool Job of the Week Since 1995, Pedalheads has been teaching kids to go from training wheels to trails by combining exciting lesson plans with amazing instructors and small class ratios. Now seeking Site Managers and Site Supervisors (serving as assistants) to manage all activities at their respective Denver Pedalheads sites. Day-to-day duties include program management (ensure every participant has a safe, positive and rewarding experience and provide lots of hands-on involvement with the kids), employee relations (staff scheduling and mentoring), customer service (always willing to go the extra mile to engage customers), administration (process payments for product sales and assist with on-site registration) and operations (manage equipment and supplies for site). Positions begin in late May with mandatory paid training and run through August 4th, with a 35 to 40-hour workweek MO-FR. Applicants should have extensive supervisory, organizing and instructing experience with children of all ages, preferably in a camp or sporting environment. No need to be an expert biker! If you are a mature and dynamic leader, apply now.

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Door County Adventure Center is looking for Adventure Guides for kayak tours, zip line tours, SUP tours, and ropes course programs for the upcoming summer season!

Door County Adventure Center offers fun, safe, and affordable adventures that include kayaking, zip lining, low and high ropes challenge course, paddle boarding, team building & leadership retreats and youth camps.

Cool Job of the Week Now seeking Adventure Guides who will be trained as a kayak or zip line guide (depending on preference), as well as cross-trained as a rental sports associate. Guides are ultimately responsible for guest safety, gearing up the guest, and making the tour fun for all. Duties also include booking tours, providing proper information to guests, and selling other tours/adventures. Summer internships are also offered to manage and oversee the zip line, kayak, and rental operations—a great opportunity for college students! The summer season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day, with a varied 5-day work schedule. No experience is required; however, preferences will be given to applicants who have experience with adventure sports, camping, teaching, and/or facilitating groups. If you are self-motivated and have a passion for outdoor education, recreation and fun, email your resume to Tim Pfleiger.

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Wilderness Fellows work across the nation in awesome places!

Wilderness Fellows work across the nation in awesome places!

Cool Job of the Week The Wilderness Fellows Program hires bright, highly educated, driven, creative, independent young professionals and places them at land management agencies across the country. Project work includes wilderness character monitoring, writing wilderness education plans, assisting in outfitting and guiding permitting processes, and conducting cultural resource monitoring. Fellows engage in strategic planning, data collection, agency staff interviewing and coordination, and scientific writing. High quality project work is expected, and comfort with initiating communication, designing outcomes, driving achievement, and meeting deadlines is required. Fellows must make a commitment from May 21st to November 9th, with a few extending up to a year. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in related field, a deep interest in wilderness/resource management, and be results-oriented with the ability to set and follow realistic goals and objectives.

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The Green River Preserve: Become part of a special team of individuals 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 also have the option of working fall and spring season school programs.

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Elements Wilderness Program Mentors blend community, well-being, adventure education and therapy into every wilderness experience.

Join the Elements field team as you create deep bonds with students and create a life-changing, challenging and fun wilderness experience!

Cool Job of the Week Elements Wilderness Program works with adolescent males 13-17 years of age with varying degree of issues needing attention such as substance abuse, depression, self-esteem, and management of emotions. Dedicated, hard working and passionate Field Mentors will blend community, well-being, adventure education (rock climbing, rappelling, canyoneering and low ropes courses), and therapy into every wilderness experience. Job opportunities are available year-round and a 6-12 month commitment is preferred.

More job exploration!Apply now for the next spring Field Mentor training opportunity beginning on March 9th, April 19th or May 18th.
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Where in the world will you go? Start planning your once-in-a-lifetime work and travel adventure abroad with InterExchange!

Adventurous Souls Wanted: Life-Changing Experiences around the World!

Cool Job of the Week Looking for a simple, safe, and affordable way to travel, but not sure where to start? You can have a positive impact on the world and your own future by going abroad with an InterExchange au pair, teach English, work & travel, or language immersion program. As a nonprofit with 50 years of experience, InterExchange has helped thousands of participants just like you. Just choose your program, go on your adventure, and achieve your success.

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Incredible Adventures is hiring fun, intrepid adventurers who want to share their love of the outdoors with others!

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, with some trips venturing as far as Oregon and Washington.

Program in the Spotlight Now seeking Tour Guide/Drivers who are reliable, safety-driven, and organized with a desire to share their love of the outdoors with others 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. On multi-day adventures, Guides will arrange daily logistics, outdoor and evening activities, sightseeing excursions, and teach sustainable travel, camping etiquette and cooking skills. If you have a fun and outgoing personality and enjoy interacting with people from all over the world, read through the Guide FAQ and fill out the online application!

Applicants must be able to attend an on-the-road training in San Francisco in early to mid-April and make a commitment through October 31st.

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Take the leap and change your life, advance your career and become a leader by traveling for a change with Greenheart Travel.

Take the leap and change your life, advance your career and become a leader on your next overseas adventure with Greenheart Travel.

Cool Job of the Week Start your international adventure teaching English abroad, volunteering on a meaningful project, getting TEFL certified or working abroad in exciting destinations around the world. Make this the year you travel for a change! Check out these exciting Greenheart Travel opportunities:

 Teach English in a School
 Teach English in a Homestay
Get TEFL Certified
• Volunteer Abroad
 Work & Travel Abroad

Greenheart Travel Application Deadline Alert!Greenheart Travel’s paid English teaching program in Thailand is your chance to make an impact in the classroom while having the travel adventure of a lifetime. Save $400 off all April start dates with short initial contracts (6 weeks to 5 months) in the land of smiles. Inquire now!

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Lead the outdoor job adventure of a lifetime with the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps!

Go on the outdoor job adventure of a lifetime, make a difference, gain experience and get paid for it!

AmeriCorps Education Award ProvidedCool Job of the Week Work, live, and learn with a group of youth and young adults. Complete interesting and meaningful agriculture and conservation projects. Exceed your own expectations of what you can accomplish. Be challenged, make a real difference, and have a lot of fun along the way. Working for the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps is a rich experience that will have lifetime benefits! Positions are located in Vermont and North Carolina with varied start/end dates from April through October.

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