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Spanish Peaks Mountain Club Outdoor Adventure Guide | Spanish Peaks Mountain Club (Summer Seasonal) in Spanish Peaks Big Sky, Montana

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At Montage International, we are doing something different, something exciting and it takes passionate people to bring our vision to life. We have built a culture that leads with the important notion we live by every day; do what you love. If this resonates with you, we look forward to receiving your application.

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OUTDOOR ADVENTURE GUIDE

Excellent Service is at the heart of what we do here at Spanish Peaks Mountain Club. Our team knows our associates are our best asset, and we treat our associates as we do our members: with kindness, humility ,and respect. Managed by Montage International, Spanish Peaks is a private community situated on 3,500 acres nestled at 7,700 feet in stunning Big Sky, Montana. We are about 40 miles away from Bozeman, Belgrade, and West Yellowstone, MT.

SUMMARY:

The Outdoor Adventures Guide assists with the daily operations of the Youth & Outdoor Adventures Department including but not limited to Youth Programs and Events, Club Activities, and Mountain Activities.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The job duties for this position include, although are not limited to:

● Facilitate Outdoor Adventure Activities & Events for participants of all ages,

ability levels, and backgrounds

● Maintain high standards for safety and risk management both front and back

country

● Be able to operate independently with minimal supervision in high-risk situations

● Be able to effectively guide backcountry programs in the Montana wilderness

● Maintain a high level of knowledge on outdoor technical skills, safety practices,

and local ecology to elevate member experiences on trips and tours

● Be able to create positive member experiences through effective communication,

confidence in programming, and approachability

● Provide basic instruction for Outdoor Technical Skills ranging from lessons, static

archery courses, backcountry trips, Yellowstone National Park Tours and more.

● Assist in rental program and ensure proper maintenance of program equipment.

This includes fly fishing equipment, winter nordic and snowshoe equipment and

maintaining a fleet of mountain bikes for summer use

● Must be able to work outside normal operating hours for early morning and late evening

tours

● Maintain industry standards for safety, risk management and emergency action specific to

outdoor activities.

● Ability to coordinate with other departments on scheduling and events.

● Support in trail maintenance and sign installation for on-site trail system including the use of power tools such as chainsaws, drills and various hand tools

● Ability to drive golf carts, side-by-sides, dirt bikes, and ATV’s as needed to reach remote areas of the property

QUALIFICATIONS:

● High Diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's degree preferred

● Experience working as a guide for naturalist excursions and/or technical

adventures preferred

● Ability to work with members and guests of all ages

● Knowledge of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, Custer & Gallatin National

Forest, Beaverhead National Forest (natural history of the area, local flora and

fauna) preferred

● Willingness to develop technical and soft skills in Outdoor Adventures required.

● Current First Aid/AED/CPR certification or willingness to obtain

● Current Wilderness First Aid / Wilderness First Responder plus

● Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Fluency in English.

● Highly organized and flexible

● Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to communicate and relate to people

from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

● Self-starter; able to carry out diverse duties with minimal supervision.

● Ability to create new Outdoor Adventure Programming and standards.

● Knowledge of hotel, resort and/or club operations preferred

● Valid U.S. Driver’s License with good/clean record

● Able to work a flexible schedule including weekend, evenings, and holidays

● Computer literate in Microsoft Office and Google applications

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

While performing the duties of the job, the Outdoor Adventure Guide is required to be physically active for up to 8 hours a day. The associate must regularly lift and or move up to 30 pounds and sometimes lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. In addition, this individual will need to participate and supervise physical and active sports and games with children and adults. Most activities will require working outdoors, which may be in inclement weather. This position is also required to support trail maintenance projects. This is a highly active position.

In the United States we are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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