The Program Assistant (PA) works with organizations and individuals outside of NOLS to organize and support the education goals of NOLS Wilderness Medicine business partners. The PA has primary responsibility for communication with many small volume business partners to develop wilderness medicine programs and maintain those that exist.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff


The ability to develop a firm understanding of NOLS mission, policies, standards and organizational systems.
Ability to work independently, organize multiple duties and prioritize workload.
Strong communication (phone, verbal, digital), planning and logistical skills.
2-3 years administrative experience with focus in customer service.
Initiative, flexibility, and tolerance for adversity and uncertainty.
Experience with or willingness to learn Google Suite and FileMaker database systems.

About NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness leadership school with campus's around the world.

Application Instructions

Send cover letter and resume to: Ben Lester, Wilderness Medicine Business Operations Manager Email: [email protected] Contact Ben Lester with questions.