The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference is seeking a Field Manager to expand our trail expertise capacity. This position will provide layout and design, trail solutions, technical trail-building expertise and support, construction management, and training to volunteers and Conservation Corps trail crews. The position will report to the Senior Field Manager and work closely with Trail Conference staff, volunteers, and numerous partner agencies and contracted clients. The Trail Conference specializes in trail construction workshops that combine professionals and volunteers to produce award-winning trails and experienced volunteer trail builders. The right candidate is an expert trail designer and builder who can function as both a trainer and crew manager. The candidate must be committed to building crews through training, mentoring, and ongoing support.
Trail Conference Conservation Corps
The Trail Conference Conservation Corps is now accepting applications for the 2018 season! If you have a love of the outdoors, a passion for hard work, and a thirst for knowledge, becoming a Trail Conference Conservation Corps Member might be for you.
Currently there are twenty 900 hour positions available in several locations throughout the Lower Hudson Valley with our Invasive Species and Trail Building Crews. These are 900 hour positions serving April 27 through October 16, 2018. There are also currently three 675 hour positions available with the Terrestrial Invasives Crew.
The Conservation Corps offers optional housing at the Welch Trail Education Center