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Assistant Trail Crew Leader – CFPA

Stewardship

Want to gain real hands-on experience in the trail conservation and outdoor recreation fields? Want to take on the challenge of working, traveling, and camping in a small tight-knit group? Join our Summer Trail Crew and help lead our efforts to improve Connecticut’s 825-mile Blue-Blazed Hiking Trail System!

  • Assist Crew Leader in managing Trail Crew, including team building, team coordination and project logistics.
  • Assist Crew Leader with the construction of hiking trails and trail structures.
  • Work with crew members to perform routine maintenance duties such as brushing trails, blazing, tread repair and clearing drainage structures.
  • Help maintain trail tools, vehicles and equipment for safe use.
  • Camp in remote regions to undertake larger, multi-day trail improvement projects.
  • Work with existing volunteer trail teams such as chainsaw or rock crews to tackle larger trail improvement projects.
  • Layout and design new trails or major relocations and flag sustainable trail routes.

Deadline: 04/15/22
Connecticut Forest & Park Association
Rockfall, CT