Trail Mix, Inc.

Contact Name: Ryan O'Shaughnessy

Company/Organization/Agency: Trail Mix, Inc.

Address: PO Box 35693, Juneau, AK 99803 United States of America

Email Address: ryan@trailmixinc.org

Contact Phone: (907) 790-6406

Job Title: Trail Crew Member- Southeast AK

Job Description: Primary Responsibilities:
-Under the direction of crew leader, safely use hand tools and mechanized equipment such as:
-Power tools
-Chainsaws
-Excavation equipment
-Brushers
-Under the direction of crew leader, participate in trail construction and maintenance projects such as:
-Constructing structures (i.e. bridges, retaining walls, stairs, turnpike, etc.)
-Drainage improvements (i.e. water bars, switchbacks, culverts, etc.)
-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 ability to legally work in the US
-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 6 miles daily in a variety of terrain
-Ability to pass a criminal background check
-Ability to maintain 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


Compensation
-Starting@$14-15/hr DOE

Job Start Date: 4/23/2018

Application Deadline: 2/28/2018

Additional Information: trailmixinc.org

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