Overview

The Trail Crew Leader is a seasonal, supervisory position managing a crew of young adults who perform various conservation projects in Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forest. Projects typically focus on trail maintenance and rock work.

The Larimer County Conservation Corps (LCCC) promotes individual development through service for the benefit of our environment and community. Our programs empower corps members to develop personal and professional skills, gain environmental awareness and actively engage in the community, while developing self-sufficiency to help them become productive members of our community. The LCCC is an accredited corps through the Colorado Youth Corps Association and The Corps Network and is based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Crew Leaders work side-by-side with corps members and assistant crew leaders to complete work projects in a variety of weather conditions and terrain, including high altitudes.

Responsibilities
Specifically this position:

Supervises a crew daily and overnight campouts as needed.
Implements Larimer County Conservation Corps policies and procedures.
Motivates and encourages corps members to work and persevere in difficult and physically challenging work settings.
Promotes leadership while encouraging the development of teamwork, self-worth, conflict resolution, effective communication, goal setting, decision making, and the building of community.
Manages and monitors physical and emotional safety of the crew.
Safely drives a 12 passenger van and trailer.
Assists training corps members in areas including, but not limited to, proper tool use and Leave No Trace principles.
Maintains a safe working environment and enforces the use of appropriate personal protective equipment.
Completes time sheets, evaluations, and incident reports, among other paperwork requirements.
Facilitates teambuilding activities, environmental education, and job/life skills curriculum on a regular basis, or as projects determine appropriate.

Tagged as: Trail Supervisor, Crew, and Leaders

About Larimer County Conservation Corps

The Larimer County Conservation Corps (LCCC) promotes individual development through service for the benefit of our environment and community. Our programs empower corpsmembers to develop personal and professional skills, gain environmental awareness and actively engage in the community, while developing self-sufficiency to help them become productive members of our community. The LCCC is based in Fort Collins, Colorado and is an accredited corps through the Colorado Youth Corps Association and The Corps Network.

Application Instructions

Apply here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colarimerco/jobs/3014950/lccc-trail-crew-leader-working-in-arapaho-and-roosevelt-national-forest