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We’re hiring!

 

Trail Mix Inc. is hiring for full-time seasonal Trail Crew members and Trail Crew Leaders to help develop and maintain Juneau’s trail system. Positions are available immediately and run through mid-October. These employees will be part of the new COVID-19 Conservation Corps, a program that focuses on the hands-on job training and employment for people who are furloughed, unemployed, or underemployed due to COVID-19. Pay is $19.50 or $22.50 per hour depending on the position.

Please apply by emailing a resume and application to: info@juneautrails.org 

General Crew Member Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of crew leader, safely use hand tools and mechanized equipment such as power tools, chainsaws, excavation equipment, and brushers
  • Under the direction of crew leader, participate in trail construction and maintenance projects such as constructing structures, drainage improvements, and brushing and clearing trails
  • Perform physical labor for extended periods in frequently adverse weather conditions
  • Push, pull, and lift heavy objects as well as walk long distances over rugged terrain
  • Contribute to a positive team attitude

Qualifications

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Must have the ability to legally work in the U.S.
  • Must be able to attend overnight work trips, up to 8 days
  • Ability to perform manual, physical labor for up to 10 hours per day, exposed to the elements and must occasionally lift and/or move 40 pounds or more
  • Ability to work in an outdoor environment including hiking and backpacking at least 5 miles daily in a variety of terrain
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and the willingness to learn 
  • Cultural competency experience and ability to work with people of diverse races, ages, genders, abilities, and economic backgrounds
  • Ability to work independently and contribute to a team effort
  • Ability to remain calm during an emergency situation
  • Ability to work weekends and 10-hour days