Overview

Position Summary:
The Trail Corpsmember position is a seasonal role performing various conservation projects in Rocky
Mountain National Park. Corpsmembers are engaged in a combination of hands-on projects and servicelearning activities focused on environmental awareness, community engagement and personal and
professional skill development. Corpsmembers participate in nine weeks of service within the Larimer
County community.
Schedule:
Land Corpsmembers are expected to serve 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday for
approximately 40 hours per week. Corpsmembers must camp with their crew, Monday through Thursday
for eight weeks of the project season.
This schedule may be modified due to weather, logistics, or other unforeseen circumstances.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Complete various conservation projects such as trail maintenance, rock work, invasive species
removal, and habitat restoration.
• Adhere to safe and proper use of various tools and equipment
• Actively participate in daily safety discussions
• Participate in personal and professional development activities including team building, service
learning, and workshops
• Adhere to the Larimer County Conservation Corps policies and procedures
• Be prepared each day with uniform, work boots, raingear, water bottles, daypack, lunch and
snacks
• Report directly to program coordinator, Tayler DeBrosse, (970) 498-6081 [email protected]
Training will include:
• LCCC policies and procedures
• Trail maintenance and construction
Qualifications:
• Must be between 18 and 25 years old at the start date of the season
• Committed to completing the summer program in its entirety
• Ability to remain focused, alert, and productive in difficult working conditions and perform
physical labor
• Must be dedicated to Larimer County Conservation Corps’ mission
• Team oriented, punctual, and dependable with a strong work ethic
• Interest in making a difference in the community
• If selected, required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States
Physical Requirements:
Must have:
• Acceptable eyesight, including clear near and far vision, good depth perception
• Adequate hearing to perform job function
• Appropriate voice skills to be clearly understood on the telephone and in public contacts
• Fine and gross motor skills and use of arms, hands, and fingers to perform computer duties and
operate tools such as pick mattocks, sledge hammers, rakes, and shovels
Must be able to:
• Hike up to six miles carrying 50 lbs. in a 10 hour day
• Exert up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10
lbs. of force constantly to move objects
• Climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and reach frequently or constantly
Environmental Conditions and Physical Surroundings:
• Exposure to variable weather conditions, noise, dust and airborne particles
Offer is Contingent upon the Following Stipulation:
• Must pass a state and national criminal history check

Tagged as: Conservation, 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

Go to our website for details and application: https://www.larimer.org/ewd/young-adults/lccc/get-involved