Outdoor Adventures Trip Leader

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Outdoor Adventures Trip LeaderCampus Recreation, Reily Student Recreation Center

Location: New Orleans, LA


The position within this part time employee pool supports the Assistant Director for Outdoor Recreation with the planning and implementation of outdoor programs and trips. The Outdoor Adventures Trip Leaders are responsible for planning and leading trips. They must exhibit strong leadership qualities as well as knowledge and respect for the outdoors. This position requires the ability to communicate effectively, and make responsible decisions in order to build a fun and safe environment for all programs. Trip Leaders are tasked with researching routes and conditions, food shopping, properly maintaining equipment and educating others about the outdoors. Other responsibilities include running mandatory trip meetings and pursuing experience in outdoor activities.

Required Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be CPR/AED & First Aid Certified or have the ability to become certified within 3 months of start date

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous leadership experience
  • Previous Outdoor Recreation experience and knowledge of equipment
  • Wilderness First Responder Certification




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Posted: 8/30/2020
Application Due: 9/25/2020
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