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 devote time (20%) to interpretation and the possibility of presenting a short programs. The remaining 10% of your time will be spent working on various special projects.
- $1,100 – one time RT travel allowance
- $400 – weekly living allowance
- $60- work pants reimbursement
*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes
*This position is not eligible for an AmeriCorps Education Award.
Position ID: PO-00735804
Expected Dates: September 24, 2023 - April 6, 2024
Natural Bridges NM
Highway 275 End of Road
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
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.
US Citizenship: Yes