2020 Santa Monica Fire Recovery Team Project Leader
Posted: November 18, 2019
Location: Santa Monica Mountain National Recreation Area
Time Commitment: 2/2/2020 – 4/25/2020
Representing one of the world’s largest Mediterranean-type ecosystems with visitation exceeding 500,000 annually, the Santa Monica Mountain National Recreation Area SMMNRA is one of the most popular outdoor locations in the greater Los Angeles area. However, the 2018 Woolsey Fire burned over 88% of the SMMNRA, including numerous structures, historic sites, and hundreds of miles of trails. To support the SMMNRA’s recovery efforts, SCA will place a team of young adults to help rebuild recreation infrastructure including repairing trail signs, informational kiosks, picnic areas, and split rail fencing. In addition, SCA’s team will clear trails of debris and rocks, repair treads, and remove burned vegetation from trail corridors to allow for safe access. SCA is committed to supporting the NPS effort to restore access to the park for the greater Los Angeles community as quickly as possible.
As Project Leader, you will be responsible for the growth and development of a five-person crew as they complete several conservation projects throughout the Santa Monica Mountains. You will manage member and group safety and development while working on conservation projects, represent SCA on-site, and coordinate with Agency partner on designated projects.
Specifically, the Crew Leader will:
$600/week total salary, paid training
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