In an attempt to better serve our Accredited Programs, Certified Guides and Corporate Partners, we will be offering space in the monthly e-Newsletter to share job opportunities. This benefit is available to any current AMGA Accredited Program, Certified Guide or Corporate Partner. Postings must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org between the 1st and the 5th of every month in order to make the monthly e-Newsletter. Any postings submitted outside this time-frame will be deleted. Postings must be 200 words or less and will be reviewed and accepted or denied by the AMGA office staff. Please email email@example.com with any questions.
Sierra Mountain Guides is Hiring
Want guaranteed summer work in one of the most beautiful places on earth? Sierra Mountain Guides is looking for a full time qualified rock/alpine instructor for this coming summer in the Eastern Sierras. Applicant must have AMGA certification in either the rock or alpine realm. Job is scheduled to start in June. If interested, email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject title: 'Full Time Summer Guiding Position'.
Sierra Mountain Center is Hiring
Sierra Mountain Center is looking for a full time AMGA Rock and or Alpine certified or someone in the process of becoming so.
Work involves mountaineering, rock, alpine rock and alpine ice climbing from June into September or October. For someone with ski guiding credentials there is the possibility of work through the winter in skiing, ice climbing and winter alpine ascents.
Visit www.sierramountaincenter.com for an overview of programs and email email@example.com
Mountain Adventure Seminars is Hiring
MAS, a guide service in Bear Valley, California, is hiring rock climbing and alpine instructors.
Position 1: Rock Climbing Instructor to conduct courses in Bear Valley for all curriculums including multi-pitch. Residence in Bear Valley preferred.
Position 2: Rock Climbing Instructor to lead outdoor weekend courses at Castle Rock plus indoor midweek evenings at Planet Granite gyms. Residence in the Bay Area is preferred.
· Current Wilderness First Responder Certification (WFR)
· AMGA Single Pitch Certification or higher or comparable experience
· AMGA Alpine Guide or comparable experience
· Strong technical skills
· Previous teaching experience
· Genuine interest in facilitating safe, fun and educational experiences
· Lively and animated personality with style, manners and wit
· Interested in strong work ethics and teamwork skills
· Employee wage based on certifications and experience ($80-$150/day).
· Dynamic work environment with eager students
· Opportunity for subsidized certification thru AMGA
· Pro-Deal purchases from companies such as Patagonia, BD, Smith and Ortovox
· Opportunity for year round work based on skills, experience and interest
Send a letter of interest and resume with professional references to Kimi Johnson via email: firstname.lastname@example.org by April 8, 2011.
BBC Casting New Adventure Outdoor Series
Are you a survival, endurance or outdoors expert, with a way above-average tolerance for all things adventure?
This new reality TV show takes mankind's most intense instincts - survival, competition, adventure - and throws them all together to create the most exciting wilderness series ever seen!
This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your survival skills over a few weeks spent in a rugged, natural environment. We are seeking men and women with expertise, passion, a whole load of energy, and no fear of taming the great outdoors. Whoever you are and wherever you're from, if you feel up to the ultimate challenge, get in touch with us now!
To Apply: Please submit recent photos, bio, and any video links. Please describe your relative survival experience, and be sure to tell us why you are perfect for this show! Deadline April 27.
Reference your first & last name in the subject line.
SurviveOutside@gmail.com 310-284-5736, ext. 207
Exum Mountain Guides - Guest Guide Opportunities
The AMGA is excited to announce that we will be working with Exum Mountain Guides this summer to offer you the opportunity to work as a guest guide in Grand Teton National Park!
The Tetons provide some of the most accessible and diverse climbing in the North America. One of its premier climbs is, naturally, the Grand Teton (13,770 ft), a remarkable ascent via many outstanding routes that all providing an exhilarating day in the mountains. While the Grand Teton is the most famous peak in the region, the range also offers dozens of other climbs that are both famous and challenging, all in a beautiful and dramatic landscape.
The AMGA is proud to work with Exum Mountain Guides in this capacity, and Exum is proud to offer AMGA guides this opportunity. To apply to be a guest guide at Exum you must be an AMGA Certified Alpine Guide. Click Here to find out how to apply.