Guide-naturalist

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organization:NW Discoveries-Road Scholar
position summary:

Hiking Guide-Naturalist job listing:
Join us as we introduce visitors to our natural wonders through hiking.
Recruiting hiking naturalist guides for adult groups (www.roadscholar.org, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975) in NW Oregon, Crater Lake, Bend area and Mt. Rainier for part time-several weeklong (Sunday to Saturday) programs between April and October. Need boundless energy for long days, easily lift 50 pounds, comfortably hike 10+ miles/day, experienced teaching adult groups in formal and informal natural history presentations. Knowledgeable of local trails, plants, animals and birds. Experienced driving15 passenger vans on curvy roads and a clean driving record. First aid certified. Excellent people skills. Compensation ranging from volunteering to $150/day for highly experienced lead guides. Please email your hiking-naturalist guide resume to [email protected]

Salary / Pay Rate:volunteer to $150/day
Apply by:February 27, 2015
Required Skills and Abilities:Knowledgeable in local hiking trails, plants, animals, birds. Comfortable driving 15 passenger vans.
Qualifications:Excellent people skills. Guiding adults on multiple day hiking programs.
Education Required:College degree