Parks and Trails New York

Assistant Bike Tour Director

Posted: November 08, 2019
Location: Albany, NY
Time Commitment: Part-time


Parks & Trails New York seeks a part-time Assistant Bike Tour Director to help organize an 8-day, 400-mile recreational bicycle tour that occurs in July. The Assistant Bike Tour Director will work closely with the Ride Directors, who have directed bike tours for 20+ years.

Job Responsibilites

  • Provide pre-tour support during the winter and spring and then again for several weeks post-tour
  • Assist with marketing, promotion and sponsorship efforts, including attending expos
  • Answer potential cyclists' questions
  • Handle registration fulfillment
  • Organize pre-tour materials and supplies
  • Help with planning of ride logistics
  • Maintain communication with riders through monthly email updates, website and social media
  • Conduct post-tour wrap up activities
  • Provide direct services during the ride
  • Purchase supplies
  • Help organize volunteers
  • Direct vehicle (SAG) support during event, help out cyclists with minor mechanical support

Required Qualifications

  • Valid NYS driver’s license
  • Event planning, community outreach, communications, database management,
    marketing, administration

Salary and Benefits

$12.00 to $14.00 / hour

Application Process

To apply contact:

Jonathan Duda

518-434-1583 | www.ptny.org