• Construction/Maintenance • Conservation Education • Tour Guide/Interpretation • Visitor Information • General Assistance
Assist Restoration/Maintenance Worker with regular duties. General property maintenance to include custodial upkeep of refuge buildings, restrooms, and grounds. Cutting/removal/mowing of vegetation and maintenance of associated sprinkler system. Construction/maintenance of various fences. Repair/replacement/installation of directional, informational and interpretive signs. Perform preventative maintenance checks on automotive and heavy equipment, parts and wiring inspection and replacement, complete routine maintenance. Tasks may also involve metal work, cutting and welding. Special projects, as assigned, including but not limited to stream restoration, re-vegetation projects, maintain/clean irrigation ditches and building up road base. May perform a variety of other duties.
Open and close Visitor Contact Station including: stocking supplies in gift shop. Operate and manage cash registers and credit card machine, balance daily register and credit card tills. Greet visitors and provide helpful and accurate information and materials. Speak with visitor groups in the Contact Station and on the trails, explaining the purpose of the refuge, answering questions, and identifying wildlife. Provide visitor information to callers using good communications/public relations techniques. Record requests to book tours or to provide programming in the absence of the Visitor Services Specialist. Assist with educational programs and volunteer events. May perform a variety of other duties.
Refuge Headquarters and Visitor Contact Station are located at Corn Creek Station. This location is at the end of about a 4 mile gravel road. There are no paved roads on the refuge.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: On site RV pad, elec 30/50a, water & sewage