2+ seasons of trailwork experience preferred. Crew Members will work with CFI Project Managers and Youth Corps crew to work toward the completion of a new summit trail, and restoration of old trail. $14 - 17/hr depending on experience. 


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POSITION DUTIES

Implement trail construction and maintenance projects at high altitude (11-14,000+ feet), including:

Extensive rock work including rock steps and walls.

Restoration including alpine tundra stabilization and re-vegetation.

Provide feedback and guidance on technical construction projects with youth corps partners.

Set regular project goals/priorities.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Technical/Physical

Trail building/maintenance experience in a supervisory role (or trail experience plus other project and people management experience).  2+ seasons of trailwork experience preferred.

Strong rock work experience (stairs, retaining walls, check dams, etc) as pertaining to trails.

Proficiency in travelling (hiking and navigating) and living in mountain backcountry environments.

Excellent physical condition.

Willingness and ability to live and perform strenuous work at high altitude for multiple consecutive days.

Leadership

Outdoor leadership experience (or other leadership background).

Positive, professional attitude.

A strong passion for and experience in leading volunteers and/or young adults in outdoor based conservation activities.

Excellent communication, motivational, and interpersonal skills applicable to a group outdoor setting.