Schedule: Monday – Friday 6:00am – 3:30pm (A Week)
Monday – Thursday 6:00am – 3:30pm, Friday off (B Week)
One-time travel allowance: $1,100
Weekly allowance: $525
Transportation and Site Locations: Members must provide their own transportation to and from the maintenance shop at the Potomac, Maryland site. The Palisades shops is located at: 11710 MacArthur Boulevard Potomac, Maryland.
This crew will support the CHOH maintenance staff with routine daily maintenance activities at the Palisades shop. Each crew will be comprised of 2 interns and 1 crew leader. Primarily, this project requires crews to remove vegetation from historic stone culverts, locks, flumes, abutments, walls and any other historic stone structure within the park boundaries that the NPS deems the need for vegetation removal. In addition, this crew will assist the NPS staff with the removal of fallen trees in the park and along the tow path. Members of this crew may receive chainsaw certification- dependent upon the capacity of NPS staff to host training.
Once you have submitted your application and at least two references, please email [email protected] to confirm your application has been received.
The park is only accessible by car, no public transportation is available. Walking/biking to work would include several miles or more in each direction depending on location of residence.
About Student Conservation Association
The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is America’s conservation corps. Our members protect and restore national parks, marine sanctuaries, cultural landmarks and community green spaces in all 50 states.