The High Sierra support staff team attends to the big and small details to ensure smooth, uninterrupted program operations. The Logistics Coordinator (LC) is a crucial member of that team and works under the direct supervision of the Associate Logistics Manager. This position is perfect for the detail-oriented individual who enjoys feeding people, seeing projects through to a thorough and timely completion and making things happen behind the scenes. The Logistics Coordinator directly manages the equipment, food, and transportation for courses 5-65 days in length.
Have a deep understanding and personal commitment to equity and inclusion in the outdoors
Able to work independently with little guidance from supervisor
Highly organized, with a strong attention to detail
Skilled at managing small groups of people
Able to work as a team member in a collaborative environment
Maintains a positive attitude while working outdoors, regardless of weather or season
Comfortable with general camping skills, camping in mountain environments, and spending approximately 2
Sufficiently fit to participate in all site- and logistics-related course activities while maintaining ample energy, strength, and focus to aid students and instructors
Able to carry weights of up to 60 pounds
Can be on feet most days, sometimes for long hours early or late in the day
Able to maintain composure, exercise sound judgment and decision-making, and assess and mitigate risk under extended periods of stress
Able to operate a vehicle for 8-10 hours a day
About Outward Bound California
Outward Bound California (OBCA) is part of a national network of experiential and outdoor education programs, with a 50 year history in the US, serving over 40,000 students annually. OBCA uses unique experiences in natural settings to create social-emotional learning opportunities for our students to tap into their inherent potential as compassionate leaders and active participants in their communities.
We work with students on a range of programs, from 1-day experiences on our San Francisco Challenge Course to multi-day rock climbing, backpacking and mountaineering courses ranging from 7 to 65 days long. We work with students aged 12+, including adults, educators and veterans. Outward Bound California is deeply committed to opening up access for students and schools that have traditionally been excluded from outdoor spaces and programs and we do this through over 40 effective community partnerships. As a non-profit, more than 2/3 of our students receive partial or full scholarshi