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American Hiking Society is the only national organization dedicated to promoting and protecting America’s hiking trails, the natural areas that surround them, and the hiking experience. We provide an exciting, creative, and professional yet relaxed nonprofit atmosphere with a strong outdoor and conservation ethic.  American Hiking Society is easily accessible by Metro (Red Line, Silver Spring) and offers generous benefits including full health coverage, discounts on outdoor gear, and generous vacation leave (for full time employees).

Interested in joining our dynamic team? Any jobs or internships that may be available are described below.


AMERICAN HIKING SOCIETY INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

2016 Fall Internship

Do you have a passion for outdoor recreation and want to make a positive impact on our nation’s trails?  American Hiking Society is seeking (2) organized, self-starters to assist with their stewardship programs, development, advocacy, and outreach efforts this fall/winter. The ideal candidate is a college student or recent graduate who is seeking an internship that will provide excellent non-profit experience in a friendly and dynamic work environment.  This is a great opportunity for someone who is social media savvy, interested in non-profit management, and is inspired by the outdoors!

Desired internship term is flexible, but the ideal candidate would be available mid-September 2016 – mid-December 2016. The internship is 15-20 hours/week and is located in our Silver Spring, MD office.  While this internship is unpaid, each intern will receive awesome outdoor gear from the industry’s leading retailers and a $500 stipend courtesy of National Park Service.   Internship Details and Application Instructions

 


AMERICAN HIKING SOCIETY FULL-TIME JOB OPPORTUNITIES

There are currently no full time opportunities available.


ALLIANCE OF HIKING ORGANIZATIONS JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Friends of Virgin islands National Park seeks a well-qualified Trails Coordinator (TC).  Full Description and Application Instructions  Applications due August 31, 2016