January 13th, 2012 11:53 AM
BackCountry Excursions Mountain Biking Center Needs Lead Guide and Assistant For 2012
MALE OR FEMALE needed
This is a live-in position with food and own room included
We are a wide ranging small family of choice operation. We are low on commercialism and high on personal service and adventure. This job is ideal for someone looking to be out in nature for several months, meet lots of cool folks /riders and are able to enjoy and appreciate quiet and some down time.
If you're thinking about a field in outdoor recreation and small sustainable business development, make great connections, and gain practical experience running a mtb touring center this could be a dream. This is an excellent opportunity to make a few bucks amd get lots of riding in a no pressure relaxed work environment. If you're looking for big bucks this may not work.
Position start time: Spring 2012 Mid April to Mid May) exact start date negotiable.
Job duration: minimum end date(August 15-20) with possible negotiable extention into the fall
Position description: Lead guide and sharing of guide duties along with BCE director on the 26 mile singletrack trail system. Also working along side the director to
perform trail maintenance, light housework: inside / outside lodge-setting up accommodations for guests,etc.
We are looking for an outgoing person, easy going flexible and relaxed in social situations. Required: Strong level of riding experience and using mountain bikes on tight singletrack . Excellent bike handling skills very important. Need to be flexible and enjoy riding and hanging out with ALL skill levels from novice to advanced. Will be working closely on a daily basis with director. Best if self motivated, self directed, and easy going , relaxed flexible in a variety of work /social situations. This is 4 day position with flexible,negotiable hours of work. Would be riding/guiding on most weekends, only some weekdays mainly after June .
Salary - $700-$800 per month cash + tips+ room,food, dealer discount rates- bikes,parts,etc
Contact: Cliff: firstname.lastname@example.org 207-625-8189
Last edited by cliffk; January 13th, 2012 at 11:56 AM.