Park Guide Intern

Expected Dates
October 2, 2022 to April 1, 2023
Natural Bridges National Monument
Position ID
Beginning on 1/18/22, all new SCA volunteer program participants are required to be fully vaccinated for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) with a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized or FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine. Full vaccination is defined as having received a booster shot six months after the Pfizer and Moderna primary series and two months after the Johnson & Johnson primary series.

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
  • $250 - weekly living allowance
  • Housing

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

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

  • Professional training in interpretation and customer service.
  • Nearby attractions include the Grand Gulch Primitive Area, the Dark Canyon Wilderness, Bears Ears National Monument, and Lake Powell.
  • No
Main Area of Focus
Visitor Services and Site Operations
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Social Sciences
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
Recreation Management
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
Customer Service
some experience
Social Media
some experience
Money Handling
some experience
Community Engagement
some experience