Cherokee NF Corps Team (PO-00722858)

Work as a member of a Trail Maintenance Corps, to maintain, repair, and build trails throughout the North Zone of the Cherokee National Forest.  Work completed will protect the wildlife habitat and water quality in addition to improving recreational access to forest lands.

The Corps team will build trails with gravel and associated materials, restore impacted areas, and replace signage as needed. Preparing construction materials, ensuring proper tool maintenance, and potentially running chainsaws will be functions of the team.

Position ID: PO-00722858

Expected Dates: May 15, 2017 - October 27, 2017

2800 Ocoee Street N
Cleveland, TN 37312

Training Provided: WFA, Chainsaw S-212

Main Area of Focus: Backcountry/Trail work

Further Details

AmeriCorps Eligible: Eligible

Driving Logistics: Recommended

Housing for the position will be a drive away from the forest. Also, for free-time team members may desire a vehicle.

Housing or Stipend Provided?
B. Partner will pay The SCA to provide housing for the member

Indoor/Outdoor: Outside

Student Conservation Association