ADK seeks an enthusiastic and detail-oriented individual to coordinate and supervise the Adirondack High Peaks Summit Stewardship Program. As a full-time, year-round position, the Summit Steward Coordinator provides continuity in the program which allows for increased outreach activities along with more opportunities to sustain a volunteer program and research projects in the alpine zone.
As educators and interpretive naturalists, summit stewards teach hikers about:
1. Minimizing impact on alpine summits.
2. The significance of alpine vegetation in the context of the state’s natural heritage. 3. Alpine ecology.
Location: Adirondak Loj & Heart Lake Program Center, Lake Placid, NY
Application Deadline: December 5, 2022
Position Start Date: January/February 2023
Compensation: $17.50 per hour; paid vacation and holidays; matching contribution to 403b; health, vision, and dental insurance; free ADK workshops, paid certification in Wilderness First Responder (WFR); Leave No Trace Master Educator workshop; free ADK workshops, discounts on store merchandise and rental equipment.
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