Posted: October 06, 2020
Time Commitment: This position is full time for approximately 10-12 months, beginning early November, 2020 at the latest. Candidates may qualify for extended term into the implementation phase of the project if qualified and successful in program development during phase 1.
The objective is to plan for the development of a volunteer trail maintenance program that will support well-maintained mountain biking and hiking trails to attract recreational tourism. This is an economic development project to benefit the counties of Nicholas, Pocahontas, and Webster, West Virginia.
Develop strategic plan for creation of a volunteer trail maintenance center for the Monongahela National Forest, focusing predominantly on trails in the Gauley Ranger District, and raise matching funds for submission of a follow-on 3-year implementation proposal. Position is contracted through the Appalachian Forest National Heritage Area as a full time contract position without fringe benefits. Contractor will be paid bi-montly upon submission of invoice for services rendered. Contractor will work under the direction of the Project Director.
Job duties include :
Up to $5,900 per month depending on experience, background skill set and length of commitment.
Interested candidates should send an email to [email protected]. Include a cover letter detailing their interest and qualifications, a resume, and three (3) references.