Internship with Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District
Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District
December 13, 2017
Bainbridge Island, Washington
1000.00 - 1500.00
Contract - Internship
An internship with the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District offers a terrific opportunity to gain practical work experience while applying collegiate knowledge to real world applications. Internships are designed to be flexible to meet each individual intern’s needs while offering a wide variety of experiences and opportunities for professional development. While not working as an intern, there is an entire island, buzzing city, multiple national parks, and endless waters to discover.
Internships offered are: Adaptive Rec, Aquatics, General Recreation, Marketing & Special Event, Outdoor Recreation, Planning, Sport Field Management, Trails & Youth and Teen programs
Housing and a monthly stipend are normally offered to interns, but are subject to availability. Housing includes free rent at intern housing unit, paid utilities and internet.
Intern positions for May – August Application Deadline: February 15
Fall Intern positions for September – December Application Deadline: May 15
Winter/Spring Intern positions for January – April Application Deadline: September 15
About Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District
For 50 years the Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District has served the community through its stewardship of parks, and by providing recreational and cultural programs to Islanders of all ages. Many of the recent Open Space purchases have been transferred to the Park District, increasing the Island’s park inventory to over 1500 acres, over 90% of which is protected open space.
The Dist...rict is committed to providing a wide variety of leisure programs for all ages and interest groups including senior citizens and persons with disabilities. The recreation program is supported in a major way by user fees with class fees being subsidized by tax dollars.