Stewardship Crew Leader


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Northern Forest Canoe Trail
Seasonal
Job Overview

Help steward a 740-mile water trail that traverses New York, Vermont, Quebec, New Hampshire, and Maine! The Northern Forest Canoe Trail is seeking a Stewardship Crew Leader for the summer 2020 season. The crew leader will work with three Stewardship Interns and community volunteers to complete a variety of river access, campsite, and portage trail development projects along the water trail. Applicants should have prior trail crew experience, competence in both timber and stone construction techniques, strong outdoor skills; experience operating chainsaws and power tools, experience working in a team environment, experience with flat water paddling, and previous Wilderness First Aid or Wilderness First Responder Certification.

This is a great opportunity to cultivate mentoring and facilitation skills while overseeing meaningful projects to improve access to our waterways. Learn more about our crew at https://www.northernforestcanoetrail.org/stewardship/crew/ To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to [email protected] Application will be reviewed on a rolling basis through Monday, February 24th

 

Position Details Duration:

  • June 1st—August 13th Field based, full time (40 hours/week)
  • $15/hr ($600/week) compensation, plus food
  • Reimbursement for work related travel in personal vehicles
  • Base camp in Waitsfield, VT for days off, with communal kitchen, loft, tent space