What's cool about this job
Do you want to play outside for a living? Are you thinking to yourself, what could be better? Great news! REI is currently hiring Outdoor School Instructors! The REI Outdoor School is a place where people can learn the basics needed to embark on a new adventure.
In this role, you will provide the gear and instruction to REI members and customers for activities which include : Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Stand-
Up Paddle boarding, Mountain Biking, Road Cycling, Hiking, Backpacking, Camping, Natural History, Outdoor Photography and Navigation Outings for both Map & Compass and GPS.
Combine your passion with your work. Responsibilities for this position include :
Bring your passion and expertise
Do you thrive in the outdoors and want to help others do the same? REI Outdoor School provides entry-level to intermediate-
level outdoor education programs. Here are the skills and experience levels we look for in our Outdoor Instructors :
Oh yeah, did we mention perks? At REI, we understand that benefits matter we offer a competitive benefit package for all employees which includes :
A workplace built on respect, integrity, and balance
Healthcare coverage for full-time employees
A competitive bonus / incentive program
REI Retirement Plan
Generous gear and merchandise discount
Paid time off
Professional growth and development opportunities
REI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
At REI we offer an enviable work environment that has been recognized on the "100 Best Companies to Work For" list since the award's inception 22 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive.
Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.
With more than 150 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 13,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.
REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer