Strathcona Wilderness Institute

Employment Opportunities

Working for the Strathcona Wilderness Institute is a great opportunity for individuals with an interest in working with the public in a beautiful park environment. Please explore the following summer student employment opportunities:

 

Programme & Volunteer Coordinator (.pdf):

The student will assist in the organization of SWI’s Summer programme of Interpretive Walks, Hikes and Special Events at the Strathcona Park Wilderness Centre at Paradise Meadows in Strathcona Provincial Park, as well as coordinate the volunteer staffers and guides who work at the Centre. Please see the full posting (.pdf) for more details and application information.

Visitor Services Staffer (.pdf):

The students will assist with staffing at the Strathcona Park Wilderness Centre (managed by SWI) at Paradise Meadows in Strathcona Provincial Park. They will welcome visitors to the park, promote and assist with the delivery of SWI programmes and provide information about the park. Please see the full posting (.pdf) for more details and application information.

Visitor Services Staffer – Buttle Lake (.pdf):

The student will staff the Buttle Hut, beside the Park HQ at Buttle Lake, Strathcona Park (on Westmin Road, off Highway 28). They will welcome visitors to the park, promote and assist with the delivery of SWI programmes and provide information about the park. Please see the full posting (.pdf) for more details and application information.