Detailed job description can be found at http://www.uvtrails.org/content/jobs
Brief job overview:
The Upper Valley Trails Alliance is currently seeking a trail crew
leader for an 8-10 week period in support of our summer High School
Trail Corps program, Outdoor Odyssey. Trail crew leaders will work with
high school crew members to perform trail improvements within the
beautiful and historic Connecticut River Valley region of NH & VT.
You’ll have the opportunity to work with natural resource managers,
trail building professionals, work outdoors, and build lasting
friendships!Essential Duties and Responsibilities In
collaboration with the Trail Programs Director, and UVTA staff, aid in
the supervision of High School Trail Crews to maintain, restore, and
construct trails.o Assist with project management, delegation of tasks, quality control in field and office,o Maintain a high level of positive moraleo Instruct crew members in a safe manner and coordinate fun crew activities dailyo Document project accomplishments, and assist Trail Programs Director with creating final reports o Perform a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and technical tasks.o Learn and apply sustainable trail design standardso
With provided instruction, assist with building erosion control
structures such as water diversions, treadway shaping, pedestrian
bridges, boardwalks, retaining walls, and staircases. o Operate and maintain tools and equipment.