Summer Set-Up Application If you have any questions, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Today's Date* Name* First Last Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Phone*Email* Are you applying for set-up or take-down?*Current Occupation*Education*High SchoolSome CollegeUniversity DegreeAdvanced DegreeDegreePlease specify how long you can be here (minimum of one week). Arrivals for each new week are on Sundays, except for the final week, during which there are no new arrivals.From* To* How did you hear about Shambhala Mountain Center?* Why are you interested in working at Shambhala Mountain Center?* Have you worked for us before?*YesNoIf so, for how long, and in what capacity? Work Experience / SkillsAre you able and willing to work in a physical and sometimes strenuous environment, often working through inclement weather?*YesNoAre you able and willing to lift 20-50 pounds (heavier lifting is done in groups)?*YesNoDo you have appropriate attire (primarily shoes/boots that can hold up in the rain/snow and a good jacket/warm layers)?*YesNoCan you work closely as part of a team and be on time?*YesNoPlease submit a current resume: PDF, Word document, .rtf or .txt formats acceptedAccepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, rtf, txt.Contemplative PracticeAre you familiar with Shambhala Buddhism?*YesNoPlease describe your contemplative practice training or experience (if Shambhala, please specify the highest level completed) Do you currently engage in a regular contemplative practice?*YesNoWhat do you see as challenges for you in living and working at high altitude in a remote location?* If so, please describe: Practice CommitmentAll Shambhala Mountain Center staff members are required to practice regularly at least thirty minutes a day, four to five days a week. If hired, are you willing to commit to daily contemplative practice as part of your regular routine?*YesNo Community Living and Personal WellbeingShambhala Mountain Center is located in a very rural, rugged environment in Northern Colorado. Living at high altitude can present many physical and mental challenges. Core staff live in close contact with one another. Privacy is at a minimum and the closest major town is Fort Collins, approximately one hour away by personal car. Please consider these factors carefully when answering the following questions.Have you ever lived and worked in a contemplative residential community?*YesNoIf so, where and for how long?Have you ever lived in tight quarters with multiple residents AND minimal privacy?*YesNoWhat do you see as challenges for you in living and working in community?* Which one of Our Values most resonates with you and why? ReferencesWhen you submit your application, you will be directed to a page that will provide a link to send to two current character references. A character reference is different from an employment verification in that it tells us more about your work ethic and your ability to live and work within a community. If you are unable to secure a character reference, we will not be able to consider your application.