Visitor Center Information Specialists

  • Green Mountain Club
  • Waterbury Center, Vermont 05677, USA
  • Mar 27, 2018
Admin Assistant/Environmental Support Advocacy and Policy Communication - Public Outreach Environmental Education - Interpretation

Job Description

2 SEASONAL JOB OPENINGS at GMC: Visitor Center Information Specialist

The Green Mountain Club (GMC), a non-profit organization with headquarters on Route 100 midway between Waterbury and Stowe, is the maintainer and protector of Vermont’s Long Trail hiking system.

Full Time Position:

GMC is seeking a friendly, dynamic individual to fill a full time position this summer in our Visitor Center. The position will start at part time in mid-May until mid-June then transition to full-time from mid-June until mid-October. Weekend and select holidays required as well as the occasional evening event. $11 to $13 per hour. Great working environment. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part Time Position:

GMC also seeks a friendly, dynamic individual to work 1-2 days a week from mid-May to mid-October. Weekend and select holidays required as well as the occasional evening event. $11 to $13 per hour.

Responsibilities for both positions include: greeting visitors; assisting them with hike planning; providing education regarding the Long Trail, Leave No Trace, and hikeSafe; providing up to date information regarding trail and shelter conditions as well as the surrounding area; conveying GMC’s mission and benefits of membership; sales of GMC publications and other retail products; daily reconciliations of sales and credit card transactions; answering phone calls and e-mail inquiries; processing online orders.

Qualifications: excellent customer service skills; computer proficiency; hiking experience and personal knowledge of local hiking trails; prior retail experience preferred; flexible schedule preferred.

Please email cover letter and resume to Amy Potter, apotter@greenmountainclub.org.

Positions open until filled.

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Sector

Nonprofit- NGO

Salary

$11 to $13 per hour.