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BackvFINAL[2]Why work at Peak Adventures?

We are a vibrant community of individuals, bonded with the common interest in both self-improvement and team development. With thousands of hours of experience and training already under our collective belt, we are learning more about leadership every day. If you are interested in developing your skills in trip guiding, outdoor equipment knowledge, ropes course facilitation and group management techniques, then you have found a home here!

Opportunities available include:

Ropes Course Facilitator

Outdoor Trip Guides (Includes Rafting, Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Winter Sports, etc.)

Youth Camp Counselor

**For bike mechanic positions please apply within the Peak Adventures Bike Shop.

Hiring Process

Working with Us

Peak Adventures has thrived on an Apprenticeship model of experiential learning. There is no previous experience with outdoor guiding or facilitation necessary, but we also enjoy seasoned outdoors people who find a fit here! The positions available are based on the season, the number of current staff, and the opportunities for which we anticipate needing staff.

2014 Candidate Training

Interested in Employment with Peak Adventures? Apply to be accepted into our Candidate Training weekend in April. You will learn all of the basic skills needed to work in any area of Peak Adventures. Everyone is welcome to apply and no previous skills are necessary. Please stop by for more information and to receive an application packet. This is guaranteed to be the most fun you will ever have at a job interview.

Dates to Remember:

Group Interview – March 20th 2014 – 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Candidate Training Weekend – April 4th, 5th & 6th 2014

Opportunities available include:

Ropes Course Facilitator

Outdoor Trip Guides (Includes Rafting, Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Winter Sports, etc.)

Youth Camp Counselor

Front Desk Assistant

**For bike mechanic positions please apply within the Peak Adventures Bike Shop.

Application Process

Step 1:

Visit Peak Adventures to obtain an application and sign up for Candidate Training.  Candidate Training is usually offered during the spring semester, but please confirm dates with Peak Adventures.

Step 2:

If chosen you will be selected for a group interview. This will offer us insight into your level of enthusiasm and experience working with people and leading groups.

Step 3:

If selected you will be invited to candidate training weekend where you will learn about the Peak Adventures culture and the basic skills needed to work for us.

Learn more at www.peakadventures.org

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