Cherokee NF Corps Team

Expected Dates
May 15, 2017 to October 27, 2017
Site
Cherokee National Forest
Position ID
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.
 
  • Cherokee National Forest
  • WFA, Chainsaw S-212
  • Chainsaw;Cross Cut Saw
Main Area of Focus
Backcountry/Trail work
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Forestry
some coursework or experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
Construction
some experience
Hand Tools
competent with supervision
Trail Maintenance
competent with supervision