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ASI Peak Adventures- Ropes Course Apprentice

6000 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819, USA Req #245
Friday, December 13, 2019


Peak Adventures’ purpose is to kindle personal growth, leadership, and connections through experiences in the outdoors.
 

ASI’s Peak Adventures is an outdoor adventure program dedicated to getting Sac State Students outside. Peak Adventures provides guided outdoor trips, low cost gear rentals, full service bike repair at The Bike Shop, summer youth camps and team building at The Challenge Center.

SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision of the Peak Adventures Challenge Center Team Leads or the Challenge Center Programs Assistant, and under the general supervision of the Challenge Center Manager, the Challenge Center Apprentice is responsible for learning about and providing a positive experience for Challenge Center participants. This includes setting up and leading activities on the ground and in the air. The Challenge Center Apprentice is responsible for continuing their apprenticeship journey towards becoming a Challenge Center Facilitator.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Follow risk management procedures.

  • Oversee group dynamics of the participants and managing group cohesion.

  • With the assistance of Team Leads and Facilitators, encourage positive participant behavior, address negative behavior, and enforce consequences.

  • Lead & facilitate basic games and team challenges.

  • Communicate with chaperones regarding participant information.

  • Belay participants on climbing elements at the Peak Adventures Challenge Center.

  • Clean-up and maintain Challenge Center equipment and supplies.

  • Attend mandatory trainings that include duties related to the position.

  • Other duties as assigned.


CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Enjoy being with youth and adults; be an educator as well as a role model

  • Ability to effectively communicate with youth and adults

  • Exceptional customer service skills

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions

  • Ability to speak publicly in front of groups and provide directions

  • Ability to be flexible and adaptive

  • Ability to work well with other staff and campus partners

  • Capable of working safely in a variety of outdoor weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, wind)


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must meet Sacramento State student assistant eligibility requirements

  • Complete Peak Adventure New Hire Orientation 

  • Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds

  • Ability to work shifts outside of a normal work week


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Basic CPR and First Aid

  • Experience working with a diverse demographic of youth and adults

  • Experience in belaying

  • Experience leading games & facilitating activities

  • Leadership experience

  • ACCT Facilitator Level I

Adventure Begins Here

 

BACKGROUND CHECK

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily after the candidate is offered a position with Associated Students, Inc. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current
Associated Students, Inc. employees who apply for the position.

 

Associated Students is a nonprofit corporation and an auxiliary organization of California State University, Sacramento providing a wide range of programs and services to the students of CSUS.  Therefore, ASI employees are not state employees.  www.asi.csus.edu

 

EEO

Associated Student Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

  

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In
compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and
Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University, Sacramento has made
crime statistics available on-line at www.csus.edu/police/cleryact.htm

 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $13.00
  • Job Start Date Saturday, March 21, 2020
  • 6000 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819, USA