The Trail Crew Member is responsible for working with a crew of 2-3 individuals as well as youth groups and volunteer groups on both frontcountry and backcountry trail and restoration projects. Approximately half of the season will be spent in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area, with the other half of the season focusing on frontcountry projects throughout our service area. This position requires the desire and ability to live and work in a backcountry setting for up to eight days–responding professionally to fluid conditions and crew dynamics within various frontcountry/backcountry worksites, the ability to assess and manage risks, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent team builder, outdoor leadership, experience working with land management agencies, trail building experience.
experience backpacking, ability to hike up to 10 miles a day with heavy hand tools, ability to lift up to 50 lbs, ability to attend a mandatory staff and crew leader training May 1-5
About Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers promotes stewardship of our public lands by engaging our community in education, restoration, and conservation projects.