Trail Inventory Team Members (4 positions available)
Posted: March 11, 2020
Location: This is a field-based, highly mobile position requiring extended travel, supervised by ACE's Salt Lake City, Utah Office. Team members will be traveling to USFWS lands nationwide.
Time Commitment: Term 1: (2 Positions) Start Date - End Date: late April-May 2020 - 26 weeks from start date Term 2: (2 Positions) Start Date - End Date: mid-June 2020 - 26 weeks from start date
Trail Inventory Data Collection Team Members will travel to an estimated 75 stations. This position is highly mobile and will require extended and frequent travel and the ability to be adaptive to ever changing locations, situations, and environmental conditions.
Applicants must have a degree or be pursuing a degree in ecology, wildlife management, natural resource management, earth science, parks and recreation, rangeland management, or other related disciplines appropriate to the position. A relevant combination of experience and education is also acceptable. Resume and Cover Letter must contain information to show that the applicant meets the experience needed, as defined in this announcement.
ACE Emerging Professionals must be willing to represent ACE and the partner organization in a professional, positive, and enthusiastic manner.
Please note: Marijuana and other controlled substances are not allowed at any time during the performance of duties or while on federal property, regardless of State law or qualified medical marijuana card status.
Compensation: Members will contribute ~40 hours/week and receive a living allowance of $400/week paid out biweekly for food and incidental living expenses. Lodging and transportation will be provided during travel. AmeriCorps: Members MAY be eligible for an AmeriCorps Education Award for up to $3097.50 upon the successful completion of service.
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and transcript (required) along with 3 professional references using the APPLY NOW section located on the position listing on our website here: https://usaconservationstaff.applicantpool.com/jobs/.
Please indicate in your cover letter if you are applying with a partner.
A full commitment is required for this position. Early termination will result in the loss of AmeriCorps education award and Public Land Corps hiring authority.
Please indicate in your cover letter which term (1 or 2) is preferred.