Park Guide Intern (PO-00734869)

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Join the staff at Natural Bridges National Monument in providing outstanding service to the public and preserving the land entrusted to us. Natural Bridges is home to three of the world's 10 largest natural bridges, found in meandering canyons where ancient Puebloan people left a remarkable record of their lives. Work consists of staffing the visitor center (50%) where you will be greeting and orienting visitors from around the world, providing them with information and interpretation of the resources found here, and collecting fees. You will also provide a regular overlook, trail, and canyon presence (20%) to assist visitors. You will be devote time (20%) to interpretation and the possibility of presenting a short talk. The remaining 10% of your time will be spent working on various special projects.

Compensation amounts:

  • $1,100 – one time RT travel allowance
  • $300 – weekly living allowance
  • Housing

*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes

*This position is not eligible for an AmeriCorps Education Award.

Position ID: PO-00734869

Expected Dates: April 2, 2023 - October 7, 2023

HC 60 Box 1
Blanding, UT 84511

Training Provided: Professional training in interpretation and customer service.

Educational/Recreational Opportunities: Nearby attractions include the Grand Gulch Primitive Area, the Dark Canyon Wilderness, Bears Ears National Monument, and Lake Powell.

Handicap Accessible?: No

Main Area of Focus: Visitor Services and Site Operations

Further Details

AmeriCorps Eligible: Not Eligible

Driving Logistics: Required

Personal vehicle will greatly enhance internship experience during off time. A car is needed to access amenities such as a grocery store.

Housing or Stipend Provided?
A. Partner will provide suitable housing for the member

Housing is a private bedroom in a shared three-bedroom, two-bathroom house. Trailer pads with hookups (except for propane) are also available. Shared WiFi is provided as well as access to recreational facilities, including cable, big-screen TV, a small library and weight room. 

Indoor/Outdoor: Combination

US Citizenship: Yes

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