Duties include but are not limited to: Contact visitors to provide information about recreation regulations, opportunities, and current restrictions. Provides information on resource management practices in the area. Conducts routine maintenance and repairs at campgrounds, yurts, and Guard Stations.
Checks for compliance with regulations, issues notices for common violations, and reports other violations to the supervisor. At designated fee sites, collects monies from the sale of recreation use permits, safeguards money, and unused permits.
Assures recreation area and trails are maintained in accordance with standards. Constructs and rehabilitates minor recreation facilities and trails.
Makes safety checks of public use areas and takes corrective action.
On occasion, directs or leads one or two lower-grade employees engaged in recreation maintenance and/or contract work. Makes day-to-day assignments and ensures the quality of completed work.
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• A cooperative manner and the ability to serve as part of a team, but the ability to work independently.
• Work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends.
• Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Drive government vehicle as required for the position.
• Must successfully pass a fingerprint criminal history background checks
• U.S. citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident.
• Regular and reliable attendance and dependability.
• Strongly prefer experience working outdoors
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Excellent organizational and computer skills.
• Ability to commit to service dates.
About Utah Conservation Corps
Utah Conservation Corps is an AmeriCorps program made up of members, staff, and partners dedicated to service to our community and environment. We engage in projects throughout the state of Utah that address goals relating to environmental conservation, leadership, education, and sustainability.
UCC AmeriCorps members have committed to a term of service for their country that may range from 3 months to a year. Our members are individuals seeking opportunities to give back, to improve the environment and explore the beauty of Utah's public lands. Many of our members are current students or recent graduates looking to gain experience in the fields of natural resource conservation, education, or social services.
Utah Conservation Corps is a program of Utah State University's Center for Community Engagement.