he Program Specialist is the member of the group staff team who supports the creation of educational curriculum tailored to the specific destinations of the expedition and interests of the trekkers. We are looking for scientists, artists, culturalists, and others who are excited to share their own areas of passion and expertise with their group and also excited to follow where the trekkers’ interests lead them. In addition, they manage the packing and organization of gear for their designated expedition. They accompany a group on their travels around the Southwest. It is a full-time, 24/7 residential position throughout the summer.

Tagged as: Research/Science and Technical, Support Staff, Teaching/Education


pplicants must be at least 21 years of age by the position start date and possess a valid driver’s license. Must have a clean driving history and be able to meet the criteria for CGE vehicle insurance coverage.
Experience as an educator, leader, risk manager, group cook, artist, scientist, and/or adventurer.
Wilderness First Aid (WFA) or ability to acquire within 30 days of hire; WFR/WEMT preferred.
Strong organizational skills; experience with Google Drive preferred.
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About Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions

Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions offers unique expeditions rooted in the culture and landscape of the American Southwest. Our programs offer an opportunity to immerse yourself in the majestic land and cultural heritage of the American Southwest. At the Gulch, we’ll inspire you with all of the places we explore, we will take you on world-class backpacking and hiking trails, connect you with hands-on science and nature, and engage you in the art and culture of the Southwest.

Application Instructions

Please review job description in the link below and follow instructions at the end of the document to apply. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MID6-7uoxmL7kE1CH7ZV6_hmbWfsMZ0Y8HoD-GKx0Co/edit?usp=sharing