Position Type: Summer Visitor Use Management Intern
Open until: April 1, 2018
Wage: $9 – $12.75 Depending on experience and education
Position Schedule: 20-40 hours/week, weekends required, May 1- August 19 (fall weekends possible)
Location: Springdale, UT
Description: Assist staff in loading shuttle buses. Greet and orient park visitors to Zion, answer questions on natural and cultural resource significance, provide safety and regulatory information to visitors to ensure they have an enjoyable and safe visit. Hike front country trails answering questions and taking visitor counts. Work will be conducted outdoors. Housing is not available.
THIS INTERNSHIP IS BASED AT: Zion National Park
Qualifications: All are welcome to apply. Consideration will be given to applicants that have good customer service and interpersonal skills, enjoy working with individuals and groups of diverse backgrounds. Applicants that possess these skills and who are pursuing a degree in fields related to parks and recreation management, education, history, biological sciences, or cultural resources will be given strongest consideration.
ALL IIC INTERNSHIPS ARE REQUIRED TO BE TIED TO THE EARNING OF AN ACADEMIC CREDIT. Credits can be EDGE projects, departmental internships, cooperative education, practicums, assignments, research, etc.
Submit IIC application, resume, transcripts, and statement of interest. Applications must be received by March 1, 2018