Overview

Washington Conservation Corps (WCC) is hiring a non-permanent Crew Supervisor based out of Ellensburg, WA.

This six-month position will lead a team of AmeriCorps members working with various public land agencies. Projects include backcountry restoration, invasive species removal, trail work, recreation facility maintenance and fuels reduction. Work locations include Wenatchee-Okanogan National Forest, the Pacific Crest Trail and North Cascades National Park. The position will spend much of their time camping in the field at project locations with their crew. See posting for minimum qualifications. S-212 chainsaw and WFR certifications preferred. Term runs from April to October. Position includes benefits.

For more information please reach out to Joe Hall at [email protected]

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Conservation, Crew, Trail Supervisor, Trail Supervisor, Crew, and Leaders

Qualifications:

An Associate's degree in Environmental Science or Studies, Forestry, or closely related field, and one (1) year of experience as a WCC crew member, or similar program (trail work, conservation corps, outdoor education, restoration, etc.)

OR

Three (3) years of experience equivalent to conservation corps field work, young adult mentorship, or leadership.

Required Skills:

Experience working with and leading young adults.

Preferred Skills:

S-212 chainsaw certification, Current Wilderness First Responder. Trail work, restoration or manual labor experience.

About Washington Conservation Corps (WCC)

A state-wide AmeriCorps program operating since 1983. Housed under the Washington State Department of Ecology, we currently run 52 year-round field crews across the state. These crews partner with state, federal and local agencies to restore habitat, build trails, improve ecosystems and respond to natural disasters.

Our mission is to conserve and enhance the natural resources of Washington while providing meaningful service opportunities to young adults and military veterans.

Application Instructions

To apply, please submit an application to the following listing: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/washington/jobs/1814327/wcc-crew-supervisor-1-central-eastern?keywords=wcc&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs