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Internship Opportunities

Marketing Adventure Internship

This is not your “average” marketing internship, individuals enrolled in our program work with real guests accomplishing real marketing goals! Through a 14-16 program our interns works with the rest of our marketing team to set, monitor and obtain goals related to numerous aspects of a diverse marketing plan!

Video Overview:

The Internship Videos to the right were completely made by previous interns as one of their final assignments. These are  great examples of what one should expect as a Marketing Adventure Intern with Three Rivers Whitewater!

Task: Design, plan, edit and produce a short video that summarizes your internship experience. The video should include but not limited to:

  • Things you did while working
  • Things you did for fun
  • Your experience as a whole

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There’s more to Internships than learning how your boss takes his coffee.

Three Rivers Whitewater is looking for Interns (College or Independent) who are looking to further advance their skills in Marketing, Branding, Networking and Administration. We are constantly changing to explore new markets and educate potential adventure seekers about our industry. Three Rivers Whitewater offers a curriculum that helps the right person obtain valuable employment and life skills associated within New England’s Adventure and Hospitality industry.

All Interns will receive Skydiving and Rafting experiences to familiarize them with our exciting industry. Mandatory Fun as we like to call it. After all, we are in the SMILE business. The more you experience what Three Rivers Rafting has to offer during your internship with us, the more first hand knowledge you will acquire, giving you the confidence only Skydiving and Rafting can instill. This confidence is vital in conveying our concept to the hundreds upon hundreds of exited people you will meet throughout the course of the internship.

“We do have robots here at Three Rivers. But they’re called computers”.

We are looking for fresh ideas from innovative, resourceful and outgoing people just like YOU!!! Three Rivers is a company that was built on Fun and Adventure. We apply these two elements into everything we do. Even our Internships! Our Field Representatives work as a TEAM to reach common goals. Goals we achieve by depending entirely on an “Open Table” strategy we strongly focus on and encourage throughout our 14 weeks with you. The only stupid questions are the ones that never get asked!

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 On Site Positions at Three Rivers Whitewater Rafting, The Forks, Maine

Maine Adventure Marketing Internship

Application Deadline:2/19/2017 Apply Online Today!

Three Rivers Whitewater, Inn by the River and Jump and Raft LLC has implemented an On-site marketing internship program in order to better our marketing efforts and aid our organization in improving its presence on various social media outlets.

We are hiring interns who are looking to further advance their skills in Marketing, Branding, Networking, Administration, Customer Relations and Social Media. Some of these individuals are receiving credit for college while others are doing this internship for their own personal gain.

Throughout a 14-16 week period, this position will have the opportunity to gain practical experience in all areas of managing a first class hospitality and recreation facility. The Intern will work directly with customers, management and employees in areas such as sales/marketing, recreation planning and customer service. The curriculum is designed to help the right person obtain valuable employment and life skills associated within New England’s Adventure and Hospitality industry.

Three Rivers Representatives will have the opportunity to gain practical experience in all areas of managing a first class hospitality and recreation facility. The candidate will work directly with customers, management and employees in areas such as sales/marketing, recreation planning, customer service.

Applicants should possess the following attributes:

  • Great people skills, self motivation and an outgoing personality
  • A desire to create and complete goal oriented tasks relating to our concept
  • A basic knowledge of computer programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel
  • The ability to work in a fast paced- customer service oriented sales environment while still conveying fun, adventure and excitement

 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Learning our reservation system
  • Working with various social media outlets, creating and uploading data
  • Interacting with customers and branding partners in a direct sales and service environment
  • Acting as an educational liaison/spokesperson for outreach programs and media interviews

Representatives will be provided housing in The Forks or in Millinocket and have the opportunity to become a Maine Licensed Guide.

Maine Hospitality Internship

Application Deadline:2/19/2017 Apply Online Today!

Three Rivers Whitewater and Inn By The River are looking for qualified candidates for our Hospitality Internship program for the Summer 2016 season. The program is designed to give students in the Hospitality Management field practical experience in the day-to-day operations of a hotel and restaurant located in the heart of Maine’s whitewater rafting country, the Kennebec River Valley. Interns will not only gain experience in all aspects of hotel and restaurant operations, they will also help Inn by the River continue its proven record of superior guest service and lodging.

We are looking for an intern who is either currently enrolled in a Hospitality Management program or will be in the near future so enrolled. The intern will be able to build and grow their skills in sales, social media marketing, reservations, guest relations, restaurant operations (FOH and BOH), building maintenance, etc. After the 14-16 week period of their internship, they will have had practical experience in every aspect of hotel and restaurant operations, which will enable them to show prospective employers their ability to perform the job. In addition to the practical experience, the intern will also gain managerial experience as they work with the Innkeeper to oversee all daily operations of the establishment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Interact with guests face to face and over the phone; answer any questions and help resolve any issues they may have.
  • Assist the Innkeeper with all sales and reservations-related tasks, from taking a reservation over the phone to online reservations, e-mails, and more.
  • Assist the Marketing team with execution of current marketing strategies including but not limited to on-site and social media marketing as well as implementation of new developing strategies.
  • Assist the Housekeeping Team Leader with daily housekeeping tasks, ensuring the Inn is clean and ready for our guests to enjoy.
  • Assist the Maintenance Team Leader with daily maintenance tasks, ensuring the physical plant is operating smoothly and any issues are quickly resolved.
  • Assist the Innkeeper and the Chef in daily restaurant operations. Intern(s) will be expected to work in both front-of-house and back-of-house positions; all necessary training will be provided to those with no previous restaurant experience.
  • Assist the Innkeeper in all office-related tasks, including scheduling staff, payroll, etc.
  • Show our guests a good time and have fun while doing it!

On Site Positions at Skydive New England, Lebanon, Maine

The SNE On Site Representative should possess the following attributes:

  • Great people skills, self motivation and an outgoing personality
  • A desire to create and complete goal oriented tasks relating to our concept
  • A basic knowledge of computer programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Reliable transportation and lines of communication
  • The ability to work in a fast paced- customer service oriented sales environment while still conveying fun, adventure and excitement

Onsite Representatives will have the opportunity to gain practical experience in all areas related to operating a Skydiving Learning Center and Extreme Resort. The candidate will work directly with customers, management and team leaders in areas such as Sales & Marketing, Recreation Planning, Customer Service, and Scheduling. A vital aspect of this position is to function as a liaison for the customers and work with the management team to continuously develop and improve the customer’s overall experience. The Operations Manger and Marketing Director will train and educate Onsite Representatives on how to successfully accomplish required tasks. Onsite Representative Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

30 – 40 hours weekly – Working with Operations Management Team On site at the Skydive New England Dropzone – 40 Skydive Lane, Lebanon, Maine
  • Working directly with Managers to continuously develop and improve customer experience
  • Assisting Marketing Department, Scheduling Office, Call Center, Cafe, Pilots, Parachute, Packers, or Classrooms as needed
  • Providing Managers with feedback on new and transitional reservation systems
  • Creating a weekly video and posting to Social Media sites
  • Phone sales and reservations (NO COLD CALLS-incoming calls only)
  • Assisting customer in planning an enjoyable experience in Southern Maine
  • Providing other customer support as needed
  • Administrative tasks such as data entry, filing, and tracking
  • 10 hoursweekly – Working with SNE’s Marketing Director
    • Collecting, reviewing, editing, and posting Weekly videos on Social Media sites
    • Collecting, editing, and posting Weekly photos on Social Media sites

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