Summit County, CO

Seasonal Trails Technician- Open Space & Trails

Posted: April 06, 2021
Location: Frisco, Colorado
Time Commitment: Seasonal


Performs a variety of general maintenance duties and implementation of management actions on open space properties. Specific duties include: monitor and inventory natural resources and public uses on open space properties; install/maintain signs, fences and boundary markers; supervise volunteers on restoration and trail improvement projects; inspect, maintain and construct natural surface trails and associated features; monitor special events; maintain tools and equipment; other work as assigned including occasional office work

Required Qualifications

Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school in natural resource management or a related field, and one to two years of open space and trails related work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and work well with a team or individually. Ability to effectively work with and supervise volunteers. Past experience completing on-the-ground resource protection and trail maintenance/construction projects. Willingness to work evenings and weekends. Proficiency in proper use and maintenance of hand and power tools, including chain saw. Proficiency in Microsoft Office required and GIS/GPS proficiency a plus. Valid Colorado driver’s license required at time of hire and throughout employment.

Salary and Benefits

$18.67-$20.54/hour plus benefits. Note: This is a full-time, seasonal position.

Application Process

This position is open until filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and Summit County Government application online at www.summitcountyco.gov/jobs or by mail to the Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 68, Breckenridge, CO 80424. For questions about the position, call 970-668-4067 or email [email protected] EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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