Intern Job Description
Position Title: Intern - Winter or Summer seasonal positions are available
Program: Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra
Reports to: Intern Coordinator
Pay: Stipend for term of internship (housing not included)
Winter: Up to $600 depending on experience
Summer: Up to $600 depending on experience
Education: High School Graduate or equivalent, college degree or in process of degree .
Certifications: Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) Adaptive certification desired
but not necessary (winter only). Current First Aid/CPR and/or Wilderness First Responder
Experience: Ideal candidate would have some experience working with people with
disabilities. Winter: knowledge of skiing (preferred) and snowboarding preferred but not
necessary. Summer: knowledge of summer outdoor recreational activities preferred
(climbing, biking, kayaking, rafting, hiking, etc.) but not necessary.
PRIMARY FUNCTIONS / PRINCIPLE DUTIES
Intern will be involved with all aspects of the winter and/or summer programs including
program planning, implementation, evaluations, leading clinics and other miscellaneous office
duties and projects.
Instruct adaptive lessons and activities as needed.
Help maintain all adaptive equipment in working order.
Observe lessons for safety and content.
Help with general office duties.
Time will be spent outdoors (90%) and indoors (10%). Percentage of time in and out will
depend on individual intern requirements.
*** Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions.
Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra
P.O. Box 7275
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546