The Position: Temporary Assistant Canoe/Kayak Guide
OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon invites applications for a part time, Temporary Assistant Canoe and Kayak Guide to assist in the Tourism and Outdoor Leadership (TOL) program fall term 2017. The degree program will soon be named Tourism, Recreation, and Adventure Leadership (TRAL). Two TRAL areas of specialization will be offered at OSU-Cascades: Nature, Eco and Adventure Tourism (NEAT) and Adventure Leadership and Education (ALE).
During the fall term 2017 Intro to White Water Kayaking and Canoeing courses, the part time, temporary Assistant Canoe and Kayak Guide will assist with fundamentals of white water kayaking in sheltered water based on the internationally recognized British Canoe (BC) teaching and skills certification system. They will assist with providing emphasis on activity and basic skills, participate in field sessions, demonstrate and assist students in use of equipment and resources, provide individual and group activities to stimulate learning, assist giving safety briefings, and assist lead instructor in managing student safety on the water. The experienced temporary Assistant Canoe and Kayak Guide will assist in demonstrating kayak and canoe paddling techniques.
Minimum/Required qualifications include class IV boater (kayak and canoe) experience; BC 4* Leadership Award (kayak and/or canoe, or ACA level IV certification); or 5 years of kayak and canoe experience.
To apply, go to http://oregonstate.edu/jobs. Apply to posting #P01140CT. Posting closes 9/11/2017.
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Job Location: Bend, OR
Country: United States
Position Type: Part Time
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job seekers must live within: No preference
Required to Relocate:
Willing to Travel:
Required Experience Required: 5-7 years
Job Application Web Site: https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/