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1 Feb 2024

Full-Time Trails Manager

Greenagers – Posted by Greenagers Egremont, Massachusetts, United States

Job Description

Position Description – Trails Manager – Full Time 40hrs/wk
February 2024

Position Overview

Greenagers is seeking a full-time Trails Manager to join the Conservation and Trails department. This department is focused on empowering young adults to build a sense of place and fundamental work skills through paid employment opportunities in conservation, environmental stewardship, and community engagement. It strives to build a program accessible to and reflects the diversity of the communities we serve.

Specific responsibilities include working with other Trails and Conservation staff to:
1. Support, supervise, and manage trail crews
2. Prepare bids, proposals, permits, and grants for trails projects in the tri-state region
3. Recruit, interview, hire, and train crew leaders and crew members
4. Steward the Housatonic River Walk, Bow Wow Woods, and April Hill


The successful candidate may not have all these qualifications so if you have some, and/or
demonstrably related experience, please go ahead and apply.
 Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, varied projects and efforts at one time
 Experience building and maintaining hiking trails
 Being at ease in and having a passion for the outdoors
 Ability to supervise youth
 Empathetic and observant listener
 Skilled at working collaboratively
 Strong verbal and written communication abilities.
 Ability to meet deadlines
 Microsoft Office proficiency

Starting annual salary of $52,000-$58,000 commensurate with experience
Benefits include: 401k retirement plan; 75% matching health plan; Paid Time Off; Paid Holidays; Staff Farm Share; a welcoming and collaborative workplace with creative and engaged coworkers.

Start date: March-April 2024; resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

How to Apply

Email cover letter, writing sample, and resume to [email protected] with the subject line as "Trails Manager". Applications accepted on a rolling basis until a candidate is accepted. Priority given to those submitted by February 29th .

Job Categories: Conservation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: carpentry, conservation, construction, Stone Mason, and trails. Salaries: 40,000 - 60,000.

Job expires in 37 days.

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