Operations and Logistics Assistants will support all aspects of our growing nonprofit while maintaining a heavy emphasis on the general logistical support of our programs. This position will assist with day to day operations in the prep room and office. This assistant will aid with overseeing operations in the absence of administration. They might also be provided with direct, in-field experience while accompanying and assisting Lasting Adventures guides during backpacking trips throughout the season.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Backcountry Skills, Camp Staff, Instruction and Guiding, Support Staff, Teaching/Education


18 years or older
Available Late May through August
Ability to work 4-5 days/week, 8-10 hours a day during regular duty
California Food Handlers Certificate
Clean driving record and a reliable method of transportation
Solid communication and leadership skills
Strong organizational skills
A passion for the outdoors

Preferred Skills:

Experience maintaining and repairing outdoor gear
Experience with the outdoors and/or outdoor industry
Ability to work independently to complete regular tasks
Previous experience backpacking
Ability to work longer stretches than the above mentioned during backpacking trips
Wilderness First Aid certification (Allows for more potential field experience)
Ability to carry a backpack of up to 60 pounds for multiple days

About Lasting Adventures, Inc.

Lasting Adventures, Inc. is a recognized 501 (c)(3) public benefit nonprofit with a mission to provide positive youth development and educational opportunities to the general public through outdoor experiences. We specialize in backpacking trips, guided day hikes, and outdoor youth summer camps in Yosemite, Lassen, and Olympic National Parks. Since 1997, our program has introduced thousands of youth to nature and the wilderness experience through Adventure Based Programming. Our top-rated guide service feature backpacking trips and day hikes, which help fund our outdoor youth programs. For more on our mission, see our nonprofit website at: https://lastingadventures.org/

Application Instructions

Please see Lasting Adventures employment page for full position statement and to apply. Email [email protected] for more information.