Job Summary: Promote mental and physical health and well-being for people with disabilities by providing outdoor recreation. This is an AmeriCorpsVISTA summer internship position. The position starts May 10th (dates may vary) and goes through August 16th (dates may vary). The internship is not an hourly position. You will be expected to work 40+ hours a week.
Primary Responsibilities: 1. Assist program staff in the planning and leading of outdoor recreational activities and trips including, cycling, rock climbing, canoeing, camping, river rafting, etc.
2. Assist program staff with outreach efforts to recruit people with disabilities, organizations, and agencies to participate in activities.
3. Assist with maintenance tasks around the office including: maintaining equipment, cleaning vehicles, and providing misc. office support tasks.
4. Assist in obtaining in-kind donations for programs and special events.
Desired Qualifications: Applicants must be mature, reliable, and have a willingness to work with diverse populations.
-Sincere desire and motivation to work with youths and adults of all abilities
-Ability and desire to work outdoors
-Hard Working and self-directed
-Ability to lift 50lbs.
-Must provide current first aid and CPR certification documentation
-Minimum age of 18 years
-Experience working with volunteers and the public
-Ability and flexibility to handle various projects with strong organizational skills
-Ability to take initiative and run with new ideas
-Strong interpersonal, networking, presentation and recruiting skills
-Clean driving record
-Food handlers permit
-Must be able to pass a background check
How to Apply: To Apply: Apply by submitting your resume and cover letter to Alex Ristorcelli, Program Director, Common Ground Outdoor Adventures 335 N 100 East, Logan, UT 84321.
Phone: (435) 713 - 0288
Compensation Type: Annual salary
Hourly Wage Minimum: This is a salary position.
Hourly Wage Maximum: This is a salary position.
Salary Minimum: $15,000
Salary Maximum: $15,000
Closing Date: until filled
Status: Intern
Location: Logan


Organization Website: Visit website
Contact Name: Alex