Summer Staff Application

Thank you for your interest in working for WayForward Adventures as an intern. Please fill out following application and you will be contacted by a WayForward Adventures staff member about your phone interviews. Keep in mind the application must be filled out all at once. You will not be able to save the information and return to it at another time. If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact us here.

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If you would like to see descriptions for each position, please scroll to the bottom of the page.
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Base Camp Cook

Base camp cooks will be responsible for weekly meal planning, grocery shopping, and cooking. This will include meals for base camp staff as wells as guests’ meals while at base camp. 

Food Packer

Food packers will oversee all food that goes out on the trail with participants. They will be responsible for planning meals, grocery shopping, and prepping/packing food for the trail 3-5 days in advance. 

gear Manager + Media

The gear manager is in charge of maintaining, organizing and cleaning all gear. They will keep track of inventory and do gear repairs, as well as set out packing stations the morning of the trip hitting the trail. 

Media responsibilities will include organizing/prepping all photography and videography that comes off the trail with each trip. They will create slideshows and videos for Celebration Dinner as well as keep up with all social media throughout the summer.

trailhead Driver

Trailhead driver will be responsible for all trips getting to and from the trailhead. They will also oversee all maintenance and upkeep of camp vehicles. 

Guest Services + WFA Mascot Wrangler

Guest Services staff will ensure that our guests have the best experience possible at base camp. They will oversee the upkeep and presentation of guest cabins, welcome and celebration agenda, and merchandise store. 

Our WayForward Mascot Wrangler is responsible for making sure that any kids at Base Camp are supervised, safe, and taken care of.