Trail Construction and Maintenance Internship (6 month term)
Posted: September 09, 2019
Location: San Francisco, California
Time Commitment: Desired start date: Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 ● Length of position: 6 months ● Schedule: 40 hours per week, Monday-Thursday, 4-ten hour days
The Golden Gate National Park’s Trail Crew and Park Stewardship program work with Trails Forever, a park wide initiative, to engage and sustain a vibrant community of stewards in the maintenance and construction of trails within the Golden Gate National Parks. With over 80,000 acres of parkland scattered throughout three counties, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area is a place that is both unique and fascinating, where trails play a vital role in the park visitor experience. Trail Construction and Maintenance Interns help maintain a world-class trail system, with the understanding that active engagement in the parklands leads to a deeper appreciation of their value.
If your permanent residence is more than 50 miles from San Francisco: Dorm-style housing provided in The Marin Headlands at Fort Cronkhite; a taxable stipend of $45/day ($225/week); and transportation to work sites is provided (no animals allowed in dorms, with the exception of trained service animals). ● If your permanent residence is less than 50 miles from San Francisco: A taxable stipend of $75/day ($375/week) is provided (housing will not be provided)
Please email your resume and thoughtful cover letter to Katie Teschler, Trail Stewardship Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please save in a pdf format labeled FirstNameLastName.CoverLetter and FirstNameLastName.Resume
The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Recruitment, placement and promotions are conducted without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap, veteran status or sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by Federal, State, and local laws & ordinances.