Sierra Mountain Center based in Bishop, Ca is seeking enthusiastic, skilled and personable guides for summer work guiding hiking programs in the Sierra Nevada. Trips range from 2 days to 3 weeks leading groups of 2 to 10 hikers on over night backpacks. Season runs June to October and is a full time seasonal position with the possibility to transition to long term year round work for a person also qualified in climbing and mountaineering.
Prior experience working with groups, guiding backpacking experience, knowledge of the Sierra Nevada, personable and able to not only guide but impart back country skills and Wilderness ethics. WFR essential. A degree in outdoor education or a natural science a big plus.
Abiltiy to work hard and adapt to a changing outdoor environment as needed.
About Sierra Mountain Center
We are an established company in Bishop, Ca with a 30 year history in the Eastern Sierra. We lead climbing, mountaineering and ski programs and instruction year round with a small skilled and dedicated staff.