• Office/Clerical • Other • General Assistance
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(John H. Kerr Reservoir is on the Virginia & North Carolina border)
Shoreline Management Volunteer:
This Position is Year Round 2016
John H. Kerr Reservoir is a massive 50,000 acre lake located near Boydton, Virginia and extends 39 miles up the Roanoke River along 900 miles of wooded shoreline that stretches across three counties in Virginia and three in North Carolina. Throughout the Kerr Lake area, you can find opportunities to boat, fish, camp, swim, picnic, hike, and hunt. The Corps of Engineers operate four campgrounds and numerous day-use facilities for boat launching, swimming and picnicking. Intensive wildlife management techniques are also employed in twenty-six developed areas, consisting of over 10,000 acres of land. These areas provide opportunities for hunting, hiking, and wildlife watching.
The staff at John H. Kerr is looking for volunteers to assist its shoreline management section with converting files to digital media. Volunteers will need to be familiar with windows based computers, Adobe Acrobat professional software as well as digital scanners. Skills necessary for the position will require attention to detail, work in an office setting, filing, copying, scanning documents and familiarity with computers. (Updated 03/30/2016)
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: Volunteers who perform at least 20 hours of work per week can be provided a full hook up campsite or government housing free of charge for their service. Singles or couples are encouraged to apply.