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Northwest Outward Bound School attracts quality individuals who are committed to making the world a better place by providing transformative outdoor education experiences to our students. We are serious about what we do but also value humor, fun, flexibility, and balance. Northwest Outward Bound School is committed to inclusion and diversity and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. As such, we seek to employ and to promote the best-qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, creed, color, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age or disability.

 

Northwest Outward Bound School is hiring for the following positions:


Please note that we are no longer accepting applications for 2015 intern or assistant instructor positions.


Logistics Coordinator

Summary

The Logistics Coordinator is responsible for supporting the logistical and program functions of the regional program.  See the full Job Description below.

How to Apply

Send cover letter, resume, and three references This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Hiring is done on a rolling basis. Positions will remain open until filled.

 

Logistics Coordinator Job Description


Basecamp Cook 

Summary

The Northwest Outward Bound School (NWOBS), the leader in outdoor, adventure-based education, is currently recruiting a proactive, creative and dependable Cook/Kitchen Manager to join our team.

Mazama, Washington Basecamp Cook: The Mazma Basecamp Cook holds the responsibilities for Mazama Basecamp kitchen.  Responsibilities include ordering, planning, and preparing of meals for 10 to 35 staff. See full job description here

How to Apply: Please email your resume, cover letter, and three references to Megan Fraser at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


50th Anniversary Events Intern

Northwest Outward Bound School, celebrating 50 years of service to Oregon and Washington students, is a nonprofit, experiential wilderness school offering challenging outdoor adventure courses that teach self-reliance, compassion for others, teamwork, and care for our environment. This internship will help Outward Bound raise needed funding to provide urban and wilderness opportunities for young people, who otherwise would not have an opportunity to participate on an Outward Bound course.

The 50th Anniversary interns will assist with year-long events culminating in the return of Black Tie & Tennis Shoes Benefit Dinner that combines a traditional black tie dinner and auction with exciting and exhilarating interactive ropes course activities. Interns will have responsibilities like: 1) researching, soliciting, and following up on donations of items and services that help defray event expenses and help produce revenue; 2) assisting in the planning and coordination of small events, receptions, and the Black Tie & Tennis Shoes Event on October 3, 2015. While these positions are unpaid, they provide strong, hands-on fundraising, event planning, and marketing experience. See the full internship description below.

How to Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references in PDF format to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . In your cover letter, please describe the specific skills you possess that we require. Position is open until filled. No phone calls, please.

50th Anniversary Events Internship Description


50th Anniversary Events Coordinator

Northwest Outward Bound School, celebrating 50 years of service to Oregon and Washington students, is a nonprofit, experiential wilderness school offering challenging outdoor adventure courses that teach self-reliance, compassion for others, teamwork, and care for our environment. This position will help Outward Bound raise needed funding to provide urban and wilderness opportunities for young people, who otherwise would not have an opportunity to participate on an Outward Bound course.

Responsibilities of The 50th Anniversary Events Coordinator will be to assist and in some cases take the lead with year-long events culminating in the return of the Black Tie & Tennis Shoes Benefit Dinner, which combines a traditional black tie dinner and auction (though is definitely NOT just any BT) with an exciting and exhilaratingly interactive ropes course. See the full job description below.

How to Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references in PDF format to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . In your cover letter, please describe the specific skills you possess that we require. Position is open until filled. No phone calls, please.

50th Anniversary Events Coordinator Job Description