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Do you want to play outside for a living? Are you thinking to yourself, what could be better? REI is currently hiring across several positions in our Outdoor Program and Outreach (OPO) Division! You would be joining a dynamic, fun, and innovative team. Over the next couple of years, we are working together toward doubling the number of participants we engage through inspiring outdoor experiences while also tightening REI’s connection in the local community. Within OPO, the roles include Market Outreach Coordinators, Outdoor School Instructors, Outdoor School Senior Instructors, Outdoor Programs and Outreach Supervisors and Outdoor Programs and Outreach Market Managers.
Outdoor Programs and Outreach Market Coordinator: This role is market-based and is responsible for assisting Market Manager in development of Outdoor Programs and Outreach Market Plan iincluding scheduling, community outreach, stewardship, and local social media.
Outdoor Instructors and Senior Instructors; These roles guide our outdoor classes, outings, and events. The REI Outdoor School is a place where people can learn the basics, build expertise, try something new, and connect with others in professionally led outdoor experiences which includes Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Stand-Up Paddle boarding, Mountain Biking, Road Cycling, Hiking, Backpacking, Camping, Natural History, Outdoor Photography, and Navigation. Experience leading groups and certifications preferred.
Outdoor Programs and Outreach Supervisors: This role is responsible for supervising and mentoring REI outdoor school instructors and programs. This position will ensure program risk management, coordinate operations for local classes, teach in-store and field classes, and will be responsible for the delivery of class content and the safety of all participants in the field while providing excellent customer service and role modeling for instructors.
Outdoor Program and Outreach Market Managers: In this regional role, the Market Manager is responsible for overall market leadership of Outdoor Programs & Outreach and oversees REI’s outdoor education, events, recreation and volunteerism programs within this geographic region. This includes driving participation and regional growth, management, and training of instructional and outreach staff and community engagement.
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