Multiple Seasonal Positions Available
Friends of Nevada wilderness, in cooperation with Nevada Outdoor School and AmeriCorps, will be hiring two (2) seasonal Stewardship Associates. The Associates will inspire interest, appreciation, and stewardship of public lands across Nevada. The Associates will assist in planning stewardship projects including, but not limited to, improving and maintaining back country trails, treating areas for noxious weeds, removing old fence, fire restoration projects, and improving riparian habitats. They may also help with outreach event planning and coordination, communications and media, and data entry. Application Deadline is February 6th, 4 pm.
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Friends of Nevada Wilderness is bringing on one AmeriCorps Program Associate. The Mt. Rose Program Associate will continue building on the Mt. Rose Volunteers program, which was started in 2016, generating volunteer interest, appreciation, and stewardship of Reno’s backyard wilderness area. This associate will coordinate volunteer projects in the Mt. Rose Wilderness, facilitate our monitoring program throughout the wilderness area, lead educational talks and hikes with volunteers, initiate the Doggie Ambassador program, and cultivate a core group of Mt. Rose Ambassadors who will support and promote the program into the future. They may also help with outreach event planning and coordination, communications and social media, and data entry. Application Deadline is April 12th, 4 pm.
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Friends of Nevada Wilderness, in cooperation with the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, is recruiting a full-time (40 hours/week) Trail Crew Leader to maintain trails on the Austin/Tonopah Ranger District. The Trail Crew Leader will be required to supervise up to (4) crew Members; be responsible for the safety of trail crew members, volunteers, and Forest visitors; additionally, the Leader will be responsible for pre-trip logistics and post-trip record-keeping. This is a seasonal position that begins in late May 2017 and ends in September 2017.
Friends of Nevada Wilderness, in cooperation with the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, is recruiting four full-time (approximately 40 hours/week) Trail Crew Members to maintain trails in central and northeast Nevada. The Trail Crew Member will be required to work with other members; be responsible for the safety of fellow trail crew members, volunteers, and Forest visitors. The priority of this trail crew is to perform trail maintenance in central and northeast Nevada. This is a seasonal position that begins in late May 2017 and ends in September 2017.
Friends of Nevada Wilderness seeks volunteers to participate in our stewardship trips and Adopt-a-Wilderness program. If you would like to help protect Nevada's wild lands on an intermittent basis that matches your schedule, contact us at (775) 324-7667 or email us.