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Natural Resources Technician - Middle Patuxent Environment Area (MPEA)

Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks

August 19, 2019
Performs intermediate technical level natural resource work under general supervision. Works with MPEA Natural Resource Managers to develop and implement a comprehensive protocol for MPEA trail system assessment, repairs and improvements.

Categories: Trailbuilding

Mini Excavator Operator

Blue Sky Trails, LLC

August 19, 2019
PTBA Trail Contractor seeks a mini excavator operator for a trail construction project through the end of the 2019 season.

Categories: TrailbuildingSeasonal

Vermont State Trail Crew Member

Vermont Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation

August 08, 2019
The Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR) is seeking Crew Members for the seasonal State Trail Crew. Crew Members need to be comfortable performing trail work in both backcountry and front country settings in a close-knit team of two to five. Projects may incorporate volunteers or contracted youth conservation corps. requiring support and oversight by Crew Members. Work will be performed at State Parks and on State Lands within an assigned FPR region/district. Duties and work projects are performed under the general direction of the Trail Crew Leader and oversight by the District Trails Coordinator, but with need for significant independence interacting with the public while in the field.

Categories: TrailbuildingSeasonalConservation

Trails Manager

Sheridan Community Land Trust

August 07, 2019
SCLT is a small non-profit that works to conserve open spaces and working ranches, preserve our vibrant history, and connect people with the places they love through non-motorized recreation. Sheridan is a growing, lively community tucked up against the Big Horn Mountains in north­ central Wyoming.

Categories: Trailbuilding

Vermont's Long Trail Backcountry Caretakers

Green Mountain Club

August 06, 2019
Green Mountain Club Caretakers are the public face of the GMC and are true stewards of Vermont’s Long Trail system. The program as we know it was born during the hiking boom of the 1970’s, but individuals have been caring for the Long Trail and its shelters since the GMC was founded in 1910.

Categories: SeasonalEducation

Weld County Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado

July 30, 2019
A position at Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado in partnership with the City of Greeley Natural Areas & Trails (NAT) and other Weld County-vicinity land managers and community organizations.

Categories: Volunteer Management

Development Manager

Bay Area Ridge Trail

July 25, 2019
Can you imagine what it would have been like to be part of the team that built Yosemite or blazed the Pacific Crest Trail? Well, here’s your chance to be a modern-day John Muir and leave a natural legacy for generations to enjoy. The Bay Area Ridge Trail will be a 550-mile connected loop on the ridges surrounding our bays. Today, there are 375 miles open and ready to explore by foot, bike or horse. The Ridge Trail Council works every day to create solutions that will connect this visionary loop! The Ridge Trail Council has been experiencing growth the past three years and with your involvement, we can bring the Ridge Trail Council to next level. We will rouse the support needed to connect an urban community to its nearby nature, complete a long-distance trail, and provide the trail with the care and attention it needs to be sustainable.

Categories: Promotion and Outreach

Fall Conservation Crews

Conservation Legacy

July 22, 2019
This is an exciting opportunity to work on an AmeriCorps conservation crew with the Conservation Corps North Carolina. The crew will partner with local public land managers to accomplish meaningful projects to support trail construction and ecological health. The crew schedule and project schedule may vary depending upon project partner needs. TBD. Meals are provided while in the field. 

Categories: TrailbuildingSeasonalConservation

Fall Parks Restoration & Carpentry Crew Member

Vermont Youth Conservation Corps

July 17, 2019
Our Parks Restoration Crew will be focusing on carpentry and masonry projects throughout Vermont. This crew will work to restore historic infrastructure and build new structures with Vermont’s Forest Parks and Recreation Department. If you are interested in improving your carpentry and other trade skills, this is the crew for you!

Categories: TrailbuildingSeasonalConservation

Fall Conservation Trail Crew Member

Vermont Youth Conservation Corps

July 17, 2019
VYCC Spike Crews are staffed with 3-6 Crew Members (all young adults) and two Crew Leaders. These are a residential crews camping near their work-site for 4-week sessions

Categories: TrailbuildingSeasonalConservation