Martha's Vineyard Land Bank Commission

Summer Ranger Trail Crew

Posted: March 11, 2020
Location: Martha's Vineyard
Time Commitment: Full-time seasonal employment from: 6/08/20-9/08/2020

Duties of the summer Trail Crew include maintenance of trails through trimming, mowing, and clearing. Duties may also include working with land bank field staff on small carpentry projects, such as foot bridges and boardwalks, installation of erosion control features, invasive plant management, and new trail construction. Trail Crew members work closely with land bank field staff and have an opportunity to learn techniques for creating and maintaining a diversity of conservation trail types.

Required Qualifications

Successful applicants must demonstrate good communication skills; willingness to engage with the public, have an ability to work both independently and as part of a team; have own vehicle transportation; and enjoy working outside in all types of weather. Successful applicants will also have some experience using a chainsaw, mowers, trimmers, power tools, and the ability to lift 50 lbs.

Salary and Benefits

+$13.50 per hour. Applicants who have housing is a plus. If housing is required, furnished rustic housing is available with shared kitchen and bath, subject to housing contract.

Application Process

Application for employment with the land bank is located on the land bank website at under employment opportunities. Use the link to the online application form and follow instructions to upload cover letter and resume.

Interviews will be conducted in person or by telephone. Please contact Ian Peach via email at , if you have questions or require additional information concerning this job announcement

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