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Au Sable works with local schools, North American colleges, and federal, state and private environmental agencies to further its mission of inspiring and educating people to restore God's earth. If an opportunity to work for a dynamic Christian community with an environmental mission of international effect appeals to you, consider applying for currently available positions on our staff or faculty.

 

Current Opportunities

 

 

 

Winter Cook - One position available from January 2nd - March 3rd

The Winter Cook position will be responsible for all tasks involved in preparing and serving food as well as the upkeep of the kitchen/dining facility under the supervision of the Food Service Manager and Director of Support Services. The Cook will be responsible to make nutritious from scratch meals in a timely manner for approximately 20-50 people. Cooks will be required to follow food safety standards while prepping ingredients, following recipes and handling and storing food. Cooks will have a hospitality role introducing meals and engaging positively with members and guests of the Au Sable community. They can expect to work 40-45 hours per week. Schedules are flexible and will change week to week based on scheduled retreats. Must be available to work weekends.

Qualifications

Must be passionate about food and extending a pleasurable eating experience to others. Must be responsible, trustworthy, teachable, organized and have an attention to detail. Must be able to lift 50lbs and work on your feet for 8-hour shifts. Must work adequately under time pressures and constraints. Preferably the Winter Cook will have some experience in cooking, baking, food prep, following recipes and/or be in an academic culinary program. However, neither are requirements. We can train the right person who is teachable.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation will be minimum wage (currently $9.25 per hour) for the first 40 hours each week, time and a half for any additional hours worked in the same week. Housing is provided at no cost. Meals are provided when groups are on campus. (every weekend and some weekdays).

Application Process

Please send your resume to Eric Bond, Director of Support Services at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

 

 

 

Winter Support Staff - One position available from Jan 2nd - March 3rd

The Winter Support Staff will be responsible for all tasks associated with hosting groups on campus. This role requires working both indoors and outdoors in all weather extremes. Some tasks include housekeeping, light maintenance, grooming ski trails on a snowmobile, clearing snow from trails and driveways with walk-behind snow blowers and tractor, shoveling roofs, and greeting groups when they arrive. Support staff can expect 40-45 hours per week. Schedules are flexible and weather dependent. Must be available to work weekends.

Qualifications

Must be responsible, trustworthy, teachable, organized and have an attention to detail. Must be able to lift 50lbs and work on your feet for 8-hour shifts. Must work adequately under time pressures and constraints. Must have the ability to enjoy working outside in all weather conditions. Must be able to drive trucks, tractors, and snowmobiles. Must be a self-starter who can work unsupervised.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation will be minimum wage (currently $9.25 per hour) for the first 40 hours each week, time and a half for any additional hours worked in the same week. Housing is provided at no cost. Meals are provided when groups are on campus. (every weekend and some weekdays).

Application Process

Please send your resume to Eric Bond, Director of Support Services at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

 

 

Environmental Education Internships - (short term)

Fall, winter, and spring internships are available where interns have the opportunity to lead and teach natural history lessons for K-12 students in groups of 8-12.