Vermont Recreation, Adventure, Conservation and Tourism Jobs
Vermont Outdoor Recreation Directory
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In Vermont, Outdoor Recreation Generates...$2.5 BILLION in consumer spending, 34K direct Vermont jobs, $753 MILLION in wages and salaries, $176 MILLION in state and local tax revenue.
Seasonal Job Opportunities
Jobs at Zoar Outdoor
Basin Harbor - Summer Jobs
Bolton Valley Resort
Burke Mountain Resort
Green Mountain Club Internships
Hanover Adventure Tours
Jay Peak Resort
Killington Ski Resort
Lake Morey Resort
Northern Forest Canoe Trail
Okemo Mountain Resort
Smugglers' Notch Resort
Stowe Mountain Resort
Stratton Mountain Resort
Vermont Recreation & Parks Association
Vermont State Parks
Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
Vermont Association of Snow Travelers is Hiring
VAST is hiring for an Office & Programs Assistant! If you would like to join a close-knit team of folks who work hard and really care about each other and what we do, please let us know. Email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com This administrative support and customer service position has the responsibility of staffing day to day operations of the front office. This position interacts with VAST members and volunteers via phone, email and in-person daily. This position reports directly to the VAST Office & Program Manager and Executive Director. This is a full-time, year-round salaried position with benefits. This is an in-office position that requires you to be at our office Monday-Friday from 8-4pm. https://vtvast.org/
The Catamount Trail Association is hiring a Communications and Engagement Coordinator
The Communications and Engagement Coordinator leads CTA efforts to connect with the backcountry ski community in Vermont, and the CTA’s 2500 members, through communications, events, and programs. This position is responsible for the CTA’s digital and print communications, and works with the Executive Director to develop strategies to increase engagement and support for the CTA. The Communications and Engagement Coordinator also organizes CTA tours and events, and assists with programs to further the CTA’s mission of sustainable and equitable access to Vermont’s backcountry. For more info and to view the full job description, visit the employment section on our website or follow this link: https://catamounttrail.org/come-work-at-the-catamount-trail-association/
Snowmobile Vermont is Hiring
Must be mechanically inclined No tools required. On the job training of putting back together snowmobiles after damaged. Must have good transportation. Dec 4 to April 15 Flexible schedule. Range of Pay $20.00 to $25.00 Hours range from 25 to 50 hours a week Location 1584 rt 100A Plymouth Vermont 05056 All resumes sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Good transportation is required. Must be willing to work on weekends and holidays. Great pay and Tips. Available positions are located at 1584 Rt 100a Plymouth Vermont 05056 and 170 Rt 100 West Bridgewater Vermont 05743. If interested call 802 422 2121 and ask for Klaus.
Reservation Specialist/Office Assistant
Handle booking and reservations. Must have great phone skills. Must be willing to work on weekends and holidays. Great pay. If interested all 802 422 2121 and ask for Klaus.
Appalachian Mtn Club is Hiring a Trail Programs Operations Manager
Ready to blaze a trail in your career? AMC is now hiring a Trail Programs Operations Manager. The AMC Trail Programs Operations Manager (TPOM) fills a key role within AMC’s Trails Department, leading the development and oversight of systems that support all AMC Trails Department program areas. The TPOM will work with the full Trails Department Team to ensure continual improvement, collaboration, and consistent delivery of functions including risk management and compliance, human resources, and general operations across AMC Trails programming. This position supervises seasonal facility staff and oversees the facility operations at both Camp Dodge Trails Center in NH and Noble View Outdoors Center in MA. https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=109354&clientkey=BBCC05572F3551CD7692FCADEA3B8414
Camp Abnaki needs your help recruiting their final spots. The Camp Nurse is, of course, a big requirement that needs to be filled as soon as possible. OPenings also for Cabin Counselors, Kitchen Staff and Maintenance Staff. With the other positions, we are looking to add a few more folks to a strong team already assembled. Click on the link and share the Camp Abnaki staff webpage that has a list of the openings, job descriptions, salaries, and access to the application: https://campabnaki.org/camp-abnaki/staff/job-opportunities/
Friends of Northern Lake Champlain is hiring a part-time Project Coordinator to oversee and execute all responsibilities involved with managing multiple water quality implementation and outreach projects. This position has room to grow to full-time based on the applicant's performance in the role. Link to job description at www.friendsofnorthernlakechamplain.org
Parro's Gun Shop and Police Supplies in Waterbury, VT is Hiring
Looking for full and part time positions for both range and retail. Please bring your resume to Josh at the range counter. https://www.parros.com/
Jay Peak Ski Area is Hiring.
Many open positions. https://jaypeakresort.com/resort/community-employment/employment
Petra Cliffs Climbing Center & Mountaineering School Jobs
Join our team! We are seeking stoked individuals to be a part of our front desk staff and coaches for our Youth Team Coaches. Minimum one year experience working with youth in any capacity. If you have any more questions please reach out! Front Desk Staff and Team Coaches. email@example.com, www.petracliffs.com
Waterbury Ambulance Service is Hiring
Full job posting - Paramedic - https://www.waterburyambulance.org/jobs.html
Email: Maggie.Burke@waterburyambulance.org with cover letter and resume!
Application Deadline: November 1, 2023
Audubon Vermont Jobs
Youth Conservation Leadership Intern
We are excited to bring on our first Youth Leadership Intern! This position will support our Youth Conservation Leadership Program, specifically the Junior Conservation Technician Program and Audubon Vermont Alumni Network. The Junior Conservation Technician Program is a paid service-learning opportunity for high schoolers to explore careers in conservation through hands-on experience at the Green Mountain Audubon Center in Huntington, VT. (Learn more here: https://vt.audubon.org/conservation/JCT). Our Alumni Network includes past interns, Audubon campus chapter members, AmeriCorps members, seasonal staff, and fellows. This internship is designed to provide a range of administrative and programmatic experiences with a focus on environmental education and supporting the next generation of conservation professionals.
This is an on-site role based at the Green Mountain Audubon Center/Audubon Vermont in Huntington, VT. Compensation: $16.00 / hour
Learn more and apply: https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/5511/youth-conservation-leadership-intern/job
Junior Conservation Technician
We are thrilled to invite 14-18 years old students to join the third cohort of our Junior Conservation Technician (JCT) Program. This is a paid service-learning opportunity for students looking to gain a deeper understanding of environmental conservation through hands-on experience working in the field. JCTs will learn from and work outdoors alongside local Vermont conservation heroes! We are looking for teens who are excited and able to work during part of their February, April, and summer breaks plus a few weekend dates. JCT’s will work outdoors in all seasons on projects at and around the Green Mountain Audubon Center in Huntington, VT. Compensation: $15/hour
We are seeking teens interested in learning about environmental education, conservation and participating in projects that help birds and other wildlife inhabiting the Green Mountain Audubon Center. Projects may include, but are not limited to: bird banding, bird-friendly forest management practices, maple sugaring, trail maintenance, collecting data for community science initiatives, caretaking native plant gardens, basic carpentry work, working with summer day campers and the public, and removing invasive species.
Learn more and apply: https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/5512/junior-conservation-technician/job
Friends of Northern Lake Champlain Seeks Project Coordinator
Reports to: Executive Director: Status: Part-time, flexible, averaging 20 per week with the potential to increase hours. Location: Saint Albans, VT; hybrid, telework possible outside of field work. Compensation: Starting at $22-$28/hour, commensurate with experience. This is a really great opportunity for someone looking for part-time work with the potential for adding more hours. Systems thinker, who's good at tracking multiple projects, AND has a passion for Lake Champlain and serving the people who live and work in the watershed. https://www.friendsofnorthernlakechamplain.org/projectcoordinator
Local Motion is Hiring
1 Steele Street # 103, Burlington, VT 05401
Year-Round Position - Finance Manager
Local Motion seeks a fiscally savvy person to lead our Finance department. This role is essential to continuing the successful fiscal management of our non-profit organization. For the position description and how to apply, please click here: https://assets.nationbuilder.com/localmotion/pages/2430/attachments/original/1696618672/2023_Finance_Manager.pdf?1696618672
Part-Time Opening - Western New England Greenway Project Coordinator
This is a new, grant-supported position that will further the work of the Western New England Greenway in Vermont. The Coordinator will also further Local Motion’s involvement in bicycle tourism and long-distance routes. For the position description and how to apply, https://assets.nationbuilder.com/localmotion/pages/2430/attachments/original/1696618654/2023_WNEG_Coordinator.pdf?1696618654
Attention all adventure-seekers and outdoor enthusiasts! Umiak Outdoor Outfitters is hiring for the winter season!
If you love spending time outdoors and enjoy assisting others in pursuing the same, then we want you! As one of the leading outdoor outfitters in the area, we have a high demand for knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff to join our team this winter.
- Retail Sales Assistant Manager
- Retail Sales Associate
- Backcountry AT Ski Guide
- Nordic Cross-country Ski Guide
- Snowshoe Guide
- Dogsled Greeter
- Internship Opportunities
Early applications will receive first consideration.
Email your resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or mail to Umiak Outdoor Outfitters, 849 South Main Street, Stowe, VT 05672
To learn more about our job and internship openings feel free to contact us.
Umiak Outdoor Outfitters
849 S Main St, Stowe, VT 05672
9:00 am - 6:00 pm, Everyday
The NorthWoods Stewardship Center Now Hiring: Business Manager
This position will support the mission of NorthWoods by providing financial, operational, and human resources functions. This position handles all of the organization’s bookkeeping functions, supervises an outside payroll service (the organization reports payroll to multiple states), and is the direct contact with the outside accounting firm that prepares audited financials and Form 990. The position also handles human resource functions. The business manager works closely with the Executive Director, program leaders, and is supported by a part-time administrative assistant. https://www.northwoodscenter.org/wordpress/now-hiring-business-manager/
Clearwater Sports in Waitsfield, VT is Hiring!
Vermont’s source for outdoor clothing, gear and guided adventures. Come Join our team! Retail Mgr and sales, snowshoe/backcountry skiing guides and social media. Experience with Outdoor clothing, gear & adventures! FT.& PT. Please send resume Info@clearwatersports.com. Visit our website at: https://clearwatersports.com/
Waterbury Recreation Program Coordinator
The Program Coordinator will develop, implement, and supervise current and future recreation programs for the Town of Waterbury, including afterschool and summer programs. Program Coordinator will work directly with students to provide a safe, responsible, well-supervised afterschool and summer programs. The position is responsible for implementing lesson planning and activities, a positive learning environment, establishing a positive rapport with students and guardians, co-workers, and preparing materials and supplies. During the summer, the Program Coordinator will also be a Camp Director at the Waterbury Recreation Summer Camp. In addition, the Program Coordinator will complete associated administrative and customer service tasks, as well as assist with community events and/or projects. https://jobs.sevendaysvt.com/job/legal-government/town-of-waterbury-recreation-department-waterbury-full-time-waterbury-recreation-program-coordinator/
VAST is hiring for an Office & Programs Assistant!
If you would like to join a close knit team of folks that work hard and really care about each other and what we do, please let us know. This administrative support and customer service position has the responsibility of staffing day to day operations of the front office. This position reports directly to the VAST Office & Program Manager and Executive Director. This is a full time, year-round salaried position with benefits. This is an in-office position that requires you to be at our office Monday-Friday from 8-4pm. https://vtvast.org/ Email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com
Winter Trail Groomer at Kingdom Trail Association
Job Summary - The Winter Trail Groomer primary responsibilities are: ● Grooming and maintenance of the Kingdom Trail winter network., ● The KT Trail Crew works closed with the following KT team members: ○ Supervised, supported, and evaluated by the Trails Director & Trail Managers ○ Works alongside other Trail Crew members, Trail Ambassadors, KT Operations Director, Communications & Education Director, Director of Community Collaboration, and KT Volunteers. https://irp.cdn-website.com/55c54cb8/files/uploaded/Winter%20Trail%20Groomer%20-22-23%20(1).pdf
Welcome Center Supervisor at Kingdom Trail Association
The KTA Welcome Center Supervisor is an important member of the KT Operations team. This key
team member works in our Welcome Center to promote an enjoyable, safe experience for trail users by interacting in a friendly, helpful and professional manner. The supervisor is responsible for
providing trail information, selling KTA memberships and merchandise, and inventory management. The Welcome Center Supervisor is a keyholder responsible for all opening and closing procedures of the Welcome Center and supervising Welcome Center staff during operating hours. This is a year round/full time position with weekends required. https://irp.cdn-website.com/55c54cb8/files/uploaded/KT%20Welcome%20Center%20Supervisor%20JD.pdf
The Waterbury Recreation Department is Hiring
We have open positions in our afterschool programs and for a Program Coordinator. The Program Coordinator will develop, implement, and supervise current and future recreation programs for the Town of Waterbury, including afterschool and summer programs. Program Coordinator will work directly with students to provide a safe, responsible, well-supervised afterschool and summer programs. The position is responsible for implementing lesson planning and activities, a positive learning environment, establishing a positive rapport with students and guardians, co-workers, and preparing materials and supplies.During the summer, the Program Coordinator will also be a Camp Director at the Waterbury Recreation Summer Camp. https://www.waterburyvt.com/departments/finance
Environmental Education and Outdoor Recreation Instructor at NorthWoods Stewardship Center
East Charleston, Vermont - This position is part of the Lyndon Economic opportunity AmeriCorps Program (LEAP). LEAP is a national service program that places AmeriCorps members with non-profit organizations throughout the Northeast Kingdom (NEK) of Vermont to support those organizations in building capacity and expanding their services that many communities rely on. LEAP members deliver direct service to local youth in the form of PreK-12 STEAM educational programming. https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-environmental-education-and-outdoor-recreation-instructor-east-charleston-vermont/2449432182
The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation is hiring for a new Stormwater Program Manager!
The Stormwater Program is a nationally leading science-based regulatory program, comprised of 14 water resource professionals working together on the comprehensive statewide management of stormwater through implementing both state and federal regulations. The position works in collaboration with division leadership and is directly responsible for leading and coordinating the overall work of the program. Learn more and apply here: https://careers.vermont.gov/.../Montpelier.../1060654700/
Sugarbush Farm in Woodstock, VT is hiring!
If you are interested in a fun part-time job, Sugarbush Farm is hiring. https://sugarbushfarm.com/ Give us a call at 800-281-1757 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Opening: Senior or Entry Level Transportation Planner or Engineer
Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission is seeking to hire a full-time entry level or senior transportation planner or engineer to assist, in part, with Transit Oriented Development Planning in Northwest Vermont, a RAISE Grant awarded to the CCRPC in 2022, and other transportation projects in the region. Planners at CCRPC work on a variety of projects in a diverse set of topic areas. Our transportation program is closely coordinated with land use planning while addressing other topics such as resilience of the system, climate change, and equity. https://www.ccrpcvt.org/about-us/news/jobs/
Expeditionary Programs Manager at Lake Champlain Maritime Museum - Full Time
The Expeditionary Programs Manager works with the Director of Maritime Programs to manage and lead on-water expedition programming for teenagers. The position also supports the Museum’s Champlain Longboats youth boat building and open-water rowing program that partners with regional schools and community organizations.
The Expeditionary Programs Manager leads the annual planning and management for the Museum’s overnight on-water summer expedition trips, with responsibilities including but not limited to hiring, training, and managing seasonal staff; planning program schedules, itinerary, and content; communicating with parents as needed before, during, and after trips; facilitating parent and student evaluations; working with the Museum’s marketing and communications team to effectively promote programs and to generate registrations, and with the development team to share the impact of programs with donors; leading trips on-water as needed; working with trip leaders to coordinate and implement food prep; and providing land support for expeditionary trips led by other trip leaders. Above all, the Expeditionary Programs Manager should value and prioritize safety, team building, and teen empowerment for these programs.
A full job description and application instructions can be found here: https://www.lcmm.org/careers/expeditionary-programs-manager/
Development/Program Director & Barn Manager/Instructor:
Reinbow Riding Center is seeking to fill these positions at their therapeutic horsemanship program in Mount Holly. www.reinbowridingcenter.org/
AmeriCorps Environmental Educator
Environmental Education and Outdoor Recreation Instructor - This position is part of the Lyndon Economic opportunity AmeriCorps Program (LEAP). LEAP is a national service program that places AmeriCorps members with non-profit organizations throughout the Northeast Kingdom (NEK) of Vermont to support those organizations in building capacity and expanding their services that many communities rely on. LEAP members deliver direct service to local youth in the form of PreK-12 STEAM educational programming. LEAP supports members in their path to educational and career attainment through direct service, on-going trainings, and professional development opportunities offered during the service year. https://www.northwoodscenter.org/wordpress/americorps-environmental-educator/
Community Engagement and Policy Associate
Vermont Council on Rural Development is seeking a dedicated, energetic and hardworking Community Engagement and Policy Associate to support VCRD community leadership and engagement efforts, and rural policy initiatives. The Associate must be a team player with excellent communications skills, an eagerness to learn, and a strong sense of mission in service to rural Vermont communities. https://www.vtrural.org/job-opening-2023cepa/
Trailside Center Team Members Needed at Local Motion
Local Motion Inc. has a few openings for customer service team members who can work with us from August through mid-October. Experience the beauty of the Burlington Waterfront while renting bikes to customers from all over the world. We have full-time and part-time positions available, including weekday and weekend shifts. Bring your enthusiasm and we will teach you the rest! Link to full job description on our website: https://www.localmotion.org/join_our_team
Roaring Branch Caretaker/Property Manager
The Roaring Branch Cabin Owners Association (RBCOA) seeks a full time, on premises caretaker to manage all aspects of our operations. There are eleven year-round cabins intermittently occupied by owners as non-permanent residences, with six of the cabins available for rentals at other times. A one-bedroom cabin with a loft, and 1 1/2 baths, is reserved for the caretaker as a residence and office and is included as part of the compensation. Anyone that enjoys being in the woods, has skills in organization, Internet, can trouble shoot and respond quickly to issues, coordinate sub contractors, maintain our common grounds, and likes to work with people would be a good candidate for this position. https://www.roaringbranchcabins.com/downloads/RBCOA-Caretaker.pdf
Community Science & Chapt Engagement Specialist Audubon/VHCB
This position is part of the Vermont Housing & Conservation Board AmeriCorps (VHCB AmeriCorps). The VHCB AmeriCorps program supports the innovative dual-goal approach to creating stable affordable housing opportunities for Vermont residents while preserving the natural and working landscape. VHCB AmeriCorps is a national service program that places members with non-profit housing or land and energy conservation organizations around the state. VHCB Americorps partners with Audubon Vermont to find talented professionals looking for an entry-level job to lead our community science efforts around the state. https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=107609
Kingdom Trails Association Seeks Welcome Center Ambassador
The KTA WC Ambassadors are important members of the KT Operations team. These key team
members work in our welcome center to promote an enjoyable, safe experience for trail users by
interacting in a friendly, helpful and professional manner. They are responsible for providing trail
information, selling KTA memberships and merchandise, and serve as the gateway to the trail
network and the first point of contact for the organization. All Ambassadors attend to the needs of
daily visitors, year-round (busy season from April to October). https://www.kingdomtrails.org/employment
Environmental Analyst IV - Lake Champlain Basin Program Projects Specialist - Limited Service
The Clean Water Initiative Program (CWIP) seeks a highly motivated individual who is knowledgeable and passionate about clean water with technical, organizational, and communications skills. The CWIP coordinates state and federal agencies to fund, track, and report on projects to restore Vermont's waters, and communicates progress toward meeting water quality restoration targets. The successful candidate will work closely with Agency of Natural Resources professionals and Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) partners to administer federal and state grants that support implementation of the Lake Champlain phosphorus reduction plan (i.e., Phosphorus Total Maximum Daily Loads for Vermont Segments of Lake Champlain). https://careers.vermont.gov/job/Montpelier-Environmental-Analyst-IV-Clean-Water-Initiative-Program-Limited-Service-VT-05601/1049095100/