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Jensen, Utah (PRWEB) March 05, 2013
Adrift Adventures, a wilderness whitewater rafting company in Jensen, Utah, seeks experienced multi-day raft guides, and raft guide trainees for the upcoming river season in Dinosaur National Monument to span May 20 through Labor Day, 2013.
The longtime Utah rafting company is looking for three to four experienced raft guides with rowing skills and three to four guide trainees to complete a two-week guide training program, according to Travis Hochard, operations manager, Adrift Adventures.
We are looking for experienced raft guides who can row a gear boat right away, Hochard said. We are also looking for guide trainees to complete a two-week guide training course on the Arkansas River in Colorado through our parent company River Runners.
Hochard said experienced raft guides will be asked to report to Adrift Adventures in Jensen, Utah on May 14 for a Yampa River training trip, while guide trainees will need to report to River Runners in Buena Vista, Colo. on May 20.
The Yampa River training is more of a familiarization trip, while the raft guide training program is much more extensive, Hochard explained. It isnt easy, but participants will hopefully be certified Colorado and Utah raft guides by the end of the course.
Successful raft guide candidates should possess a strong work ethic, a passion for the outdoors and a background in customer service, according to Eileen Peterson, general manager, Adrift Adventures.
In addition to getting people down the river safely, Adrift Adventures raft guides are expected to learn about the history, wildlife and geology of Dinosaur National Monument and be willing to share that knowledge with their rafting guests, Peterson said.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and three references to rafting(at)whitewater(dot)net. Raft guide training applicants will need to pay a $ 500 course fee and plan to purchase some rafting equipment. Utah raft guides are required to have a current first aid and CPR certification and a Utah River Guide License, which can be obtained by passing a written exam and paying a $ 50 fee.
Multi-day rafting trips on the Green River and Yampa River in Dinosaur National Monument start in northwest Colorado and end in northeast Utah. Class III and class IV rapids are encountered and Leave-No-Trace camping is strictly enforced.
Adrift Adventures, authorized concessionaire of the National Park Service, operates Utah and Colorado rafting trips on the Green River and Yampa River in Dinosaur National Monument. Learn more about employment with Adrift Adventures at http://www.adrift.com or call 1-800-723-8987.
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New Job? New Finances
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EYE ON THE PIE: JOLTS reveal improving job market
As of the last working day in May this year, the private sector in the United States had 3.2 million job openings. I'm ignoring the public sector because the hirings and firings of government workers, particularly at the state and local levels, are …
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Google has 2,076 job openings
If you have the talent and the enthusiasm there is no better time to apply for a job at Google. Not only has the company just raised its salaries for employees, but Reuters did some calculations and found there are 2,076 open positions. The number of jobs available is not through any mass exodus from Google [...]
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Jay-Z Went To Bat For Cocaine Trafficker
Star wrote to federal judge about 50k job offer for jailed crony The rapper claims to have once peddled crack for Emory Jones, who was sentenced in 2000 to 16 years in prison. Jay-Z Letter read more
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SEABHS staff urged to attend job fairs
By Dana Cole Herald/Review SIERRA VISTA — Employees of SouthEastern Arizona Behavioral Health Services, or SEABHS , who will be losing their jobs because of staffing cuts are invited to attend job fairs offered by Arizona Counseling and Treatment Services. ACTS is one of the new behavioral health providers contracted by Cenpatico Behavioral Health of Arizona that will be offering services in …
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Jobless claims fall, openings rise
Applications for unemployment benefits fell last week for the fourth time in five weeks, a sign that layoffs are declining. The Labor Department said Thursday that initial claims for jobless aid dropped by 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 445,000. “While it’s comforting to see claims grinding lower, the fact is that they remain at levels that suggest continued sub-par job growth,” Sal Guatieri …
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May job openings dip but hiring near 2-year high
Job openings slipped in May, but the hiring rate climbed to the highest level in nearly two years, government data showed on Tuesday.
Labor Dept. says job openings increased in April
WASHINGTON — Job openings jumped in April to the highest level in 16 months, a sign that private employers may boost hiring in coming months.
Job openings in April by sector, at a glance
Job openings in April rose to the highest level since December 2008, the Labor Department said Tuesday, an encouraging sign that hiring could pick up soon.
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