The Bristol Bay Parks and Recreation Department is one of the smallest departments in the country. 2 Full Time employees and part-time lifeguards currently serve just under 1000 residents. The department is continuing an internship program that was started in 2015. We can offer individuals the opportunity to learn about pool operations, lifeguarding, programming and event management. If you are a current lifeguard, we will arrange for the selected individual to attend and obtain a Lifeguard Instructor Certification, prior to coming out to Bristol Bay. We believe that we can partner with university students preparing to enter the field of parks and recreation management and assist them in gaining all the skills and abilities that will help our next generation of professionals succeed.
The internship is for the Summer 2018 season. It will begin in May and run through August/September.
American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification NOT required for selection, but will be required before beginning the internship.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: The Borough will provide airfare to and from the internship as well as provide lodging.