The Adirondack Mountain Club’s professional trail crew builds, rehabilitates, and conducts maintenance on backcountry trails in both the Adirondack and Catskill Parks. Using non-motorized hand tools, professional trail crew staff construct a wide variety of sustainable trail structures with native and dimensional materials. Crews camp for four days at a time in the backcountry near work locations. Training is provided prior to the beginning of the field season.
Location: Adirondak Loj & Heart Lake Program Center, Lake Placid, NY
Position Dates: Early-May to mid-August
Compensation: $14.50 per hour, wage increase dependent on work location and classification; Paid sick time; Free ADK membership; Leave No Trace Trainer workshop and Wilderness First Aid certification; OSHA-10 Training; Free ADK workshops; Discounts on store merchandise and rental equipment; On-site housing available.
Application Deadline: February 1Application Link Job Description