• Construction/Maintenance • Trail/Campground Maintenance • Visitor Information • Back Country/Wilderness • General Assistance
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Dispersed Recreation Technician: Carpentry and maintenance skills to provide for upkeep of units sign plan on trails and roads in dispersed area. Public contacts to provide information regarding opportunities and regulations pertaining primarily to recreation. Also can work as a wilderness ranger and provide light trail maintenance. Could also map new trails on the district. Trail maintenance and GPS mapping skills would be taught. All tools will be provided.
Volunteer will assist the Trails, Wilderness and Dispersed Program Manager with a variety of duties including: Trail and trailhead maintenance, cleaning waterbars, pruning, replacing or painting directional signs, construction, routing, painting and installation of signs, construction of map cases for trailheads, patrol dispersed recreation areas, litter removal, sign replacement.
Could also work as a wilderness ranger on forest trails.
Location is the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, just outside Las Vegas, Nevada. Tools will be provided. Volunteer may be authorized to use a government vehicle depending on availability (would need a driver's license and a government driver's license).