Wilderness Stewardship Intern

Expected Dates
April 30, 2018 to October 31, 2018
Site
California Wilderness Coalition
Position ID
PO-00725244


The California Wilderness Coalition wishes to engage a Wilderness Stewardship Intern, for six months beginning on or around May 1, 2018 and concluding on or around October 31, 2018.  The Intern will be responsible for implementing a series of wilderness stewardship projects in selected designated or proposed wilderness areas.   As areas are selected for such projects by the CWC, the Stewardship Intern will be responsible for recruiting and organizing volunteers, coordinating with agency staff on project design, tool needs, and all project logistics.  The Intern will not supervise volunteers in the field during the projects.  Projects will consist of a variety of tasks, including boundary signing, installing trailhead kiosks, trail maintenance, installing OHV trail barriers, and other projects benefitting wilderness character.

This position is for LOCAL ONLY candidates in the Bay Area.  The Intern will work out of the CWC’s Oakland office.

 

  • Several designated wilderness areas and or national monuments in California
Main Area of Focus
Natural Resources Mgmt
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Resource Management
degree minor or extensive experience
Backpacking
competent without supervision
Hand Tools
competent without supervision
Public Speaking
competent without supervision