American Conservation Experience

Actively Recruiting:
Yes

Position title :
Signs & Graffiti Fellow- Joshua Tree National Park

Deadline to apply :
Applications accepted on rolling basis

Type of Position :
Corpsmember / Intern

Town, City, Park, etc :
Twentynine Palms

State / Territory :
California

Benefits :
AmeriCorps

Project/Program Focus :
Community Education, Construction/Masonry, Trails, Visitor Services, Young Adult Programs (18+)

Position Description :

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the National Park Service, is seeking ONE Fellow to contribute to fabricating and installing new trail signs and assist with trail maintenance in order to provide better visitor orientation and access to park trails.

For full position description and to apply, please visit: https://usaconservation.applicantpool.com/jobs/782016.html

Start Date: 07/05/2022

End Date: 10/07/2022 (with a possibility of extending).*a 14 week minimum commitment is required *

Location: Twentynine Palms, CA

Living Allowance: The ACE Fellow is expected to contribute ~40 hours/week and will receive a living allowance of $771.60/week to help offset the costs of housing, food, and incidental expenses, dispersed bi-weekly. There will also be a $550 reimbursable gear allowance.

Housing:ACE members will be accommodated in park provided housing at no cost for the duration of the term.

Scheduling: Four 10-hour days. Monday through Thursday. From 6am-4:30pm.

Job Duties :

The Park is currently experiencing a dramatic increase in the number of visitors, and park managers are concerned that visitors continue to be vexed by the complex system of interconnected trails. This position aims to address this problem by improving and creating new signage to improve visitor experiences. The ACE Fellow will be trained on Corel Draw, ArcGIS and other software to aid in sign design and fabrication. Other duties may include sign installation, trail maintenance and repairs, volunteer group leadership, and other maintenance tasks. The ACE Fellow should be prepared for a variety of climactic and environmental extremes and conditions during the term of service.

Requirements :

See full position description: https://usaconservation.applicantpool.com/jobs/782016.html