Overview

Would you like to work with colleagues you admire to set and accomplish meaningful goals to advance an inspiring mission? We are growing our team and seeking qualified individuals to join our ambitious and collaborative organization. Career and temporary positions are open now! Visit https://www.americanprairie.org/employment to learn more and to apply.

We are seeking a pair or couple interested in living and working as a maintenance and guest services duo on the property with some work on surrounding properties. Both applicants must apply separately; one to the Guest Services Technician and one to the Maintenance Operations Technician. When applying you will be prompted to provide your co-applicants full name and to select the property on which you are interested in working. The two property options are Blue Ridge and PN. The start dates and employment durations are different for each of these properties.

Blue Ridge property
START DATE: May 2021
DURATION: 6-month term
BASE WORK & HOUSING LOCATION: Blue Ridge property on American Prairie

PN property
START DATE: April 2021
DURATION: 8-month term
BASE WORK & HOUSING LOCATION: PN property on American Prairie

Both properties
REPORTS TO: Maintenance Operations Manager
SUPERVISES: None
HOURS: Full time at 40 hours per week, typically 4 work days at 10 hours per day with some variation depending on operational demands.
WAGE: $16 per hour with overtime for hours over 40 in a workweek.
JOB PROVISIONS: Shared staff housing, shared work vehicle, shared work laptop & cellular phone.
BENEFITS OFFERED: Field Lodging Perks, Corporate Discounts

These job descriptions are not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the employees. All employees are required to be responsible for and assist with additional tasks and responsibilities as needed.

Maintenance Operations Technician

JOB PURPOSE: This skilled laborer position assists in the operation, caretaking, and restoration of American Prairie infrastructure including land, buildings, vehicles and equipment. Work includes completing maintenance, repairs, construction, upkeep, cleaning, and monitoring to foster an enjoyable and safe environment for staff, guests and public visitors.

Guest Services Technician

JOB PURPOSE: This laborer position performs housekeeping and light maintenance to support hosted and semi-hosted guests. The work includes a variety of duties to monitor, clean, and prepare facilities and grounds to ensure an enjoyable and safe environment. This position assists with the hosting of guests and the administrative processes to manage guest services.

Tagged as: Conservation, Crew, Full Time, Support Staff

About American Prairie

Join one of the most exciting and ambitious conservation projects in the world while directly supporting our mission to create a vast refuge for people and wildlife preserved forever as part of America’s heritage.

Application Instructions

For more information, and to apply, visit: https://www.americanprairie.org/employment