Summer Gear Internship
Do you love riding bikes and outdoor adventures? Do you want to learn how to repair bikes and build technical job skills working in a bike shop? Gear interns will learn how to maintain bikes and other outdoor equipment at The Nature Connection headquarters in Hotchkiss. Daily tasks include simple bike repairs, cleaning and upkeep including fixing flat tires, completing pre/post gear check-ins and keeping equipment rooms well-organized. Intern will also help teach kids about bike safety, and learn how to safely operate paddle boards, camping gear and other equipment. Gear interns will assist Generation Wild Leads and Lead Bike Tech/Coach in loading/unloading equipment to and from program locations throughout the county.
Location: The Nature Connection, Hotchkiss and Bill Heddles
Pathways Opportunity: 1-2 internships available
9 week internship from June through mid-August
Paid internship: ~$250-$350 week depending on experience and hours completed