We invite you to be part of our team of trailblazers dedicated to helping people discover and enjoy the outside. Come join us. Because on the inside we’re all outsiders. And if it’s outside, we’re all in.
Our purpose is to share our skills, knowledge, and love of the outdoors through our programs and events. Outdoor Discovery Programs bring the L.L.Bean brand to life and instills a lifelong love of the outdoors for our participants.
Total wage range is 15.00 - 18.58 per hour
Instructors needed for this location:
Map & Compass
Skills and Qualifications:
First Aid/CPR training
Participates in all required pre- and mid-season training sessions
Proven leadership skills with the ability to coach and encourage participants
Demonstrated interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Established time management and organization skills
Ability to maintain a high level of enthusiasm, motivation and positive attitude
Knowledge of active gear for the activity you are teaching
Availability to work a flexible schedule including weekdays, weekday evenings, weekends and holidays
Certification or specialized training in outdoor related activities
Proven experience planning, organizing and leading outdoor experience trips
Is willing to develop technical skills and a firm understanding of course content
Possesses the ability to teach in a relaxed, clear and confident manner to a variety of participants and skill levels
Effectively balances leadership and delivers all components of the curriculum in the allotted time
Comfortable speaking to groups while delivering course material
Completes daily paperwork
Actively contributes to creating a safe and inclusive environment for participants and colleagues
Prioritizes and follows policies and procedures that keep participants safe and healthy
Reports all unsafe acts, conditions, or equipment to management
Understands and lives L.L.Bean’s core values of Outdoor Heritage, Service, Respect, Integrity, Perseverance, Safe and Healthy Living
Represents the outdoor education profession at its highest level at all times
Committed to actively engaging in all required early and mid-season trainings, check-ins and meetings with ODP leaders
Communicates professionally and clearly with supervisor, co-instructors, and participants
Accepts feedback from colleagues and makes necessary adjustments
Provides professional and timely feedback to colleagues as needed
Seeks to learn and share knowledge of skills, interpretive facts, equipment and proper use with peers, colleagues and participants
Education Level: High School or GED
If you care about the outdoors, joining L.L.Bean is a great way to feel good about what you do. Our benefits package makes a good thing even better, with programs and perks designed to support your health and financial goals. Plus, maintaining a healthy work-life balance and re-charging outside are all part of the plan. Because, when it comes to the outside—we’re all in. Visit llbeancareers.com to learn more.
Being outside brings out the best in us, no matter where we come from or what we believe. At L.L.Bean, we value individual differences and encourage our co-workers to be themselves – because the uniqueness of each individual makes L.L.Bean better.
Welcome to the outside.
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While its business has grown substantially, the company remains committed to the same honest principles upon which it was built – a focus on the customer, continuous product improvement and innovation, respect for people, and preservation of the natural environment. The 220,000 sq. ft. Flagship campus of stores in Freeport, Maine is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and welcomes more than three million visitors each year.
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