Jobs

Human Resources Manager

The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Human Resources Manager.  The Trail Conference integrates a unique work force of paid and unpaid staff to accomplish its mission.  We are looking to fill this key position of Human Resources Manager which will oversee the organization’s efforts to sustain a satisfying and productive work environment for our paid staff (22), part-time/seasonal workers (40), and volunteers (1,700).

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Lenape Field Manager

The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference is seeking a Field Manager to expand our trail expertise capacity along the Lenape Trail in New Jersey. This position will provide GPS inventory and assessment data on the trail, oversee project completion, collect/coordinate historic materials on the trail, provide training to volunteers, and complete other responsibilities as necessary. The position will report to the New Jersey Program Coordinator and work closely with Trail Conference staff, volunteers, and partner agencies. 

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Trail Steward Postions

Trail stewards are assigned to either Breakneck Ridge, the Appalachian Trail at Bear Mountain or summits in the Catskills.  Trail Stewards provide information about hiking and the responsible use of trails.  They supply the public with educational information that ensures the safe enjoyable use of hiking trails in the area.  Trail Stewards offer outreach and education in reference to the regulations, and traditions of the region.  Trail Stewards work to encourage the best behavior on the part of hikers and to facilitate a positive trail experience (particularly for those who are poorly prepared). They discourage and mitigate misuse of the trails and the surrounding lands by performing educational and public-relations functions. Stewards will be on site every Saturday and Sunday and Monday Holiday from Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day with the occasional weekend off.

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Trail Conference Conservation Corps Positions

The Trail Conference Conservation Corps is accepting applications for the 2017 season.  If you have a love of the outdoors, a passion for hard work, and a thirst for knowledge, becoming a Trail Conference Conservation Corps Member might be for you. 

Invasives Strike Force Crew Leader – 900 hour – April 27 through October 16, 2017

  • 1 Position - Lower Hudson Valley and Northern New Jersey

Invasives Strike Force Crew Member – 675 hour – May 18 through September 18, 2017

  • 3 Positions - Lower Hudson Valley and Northern New Jersey

Trail Crew Leader – 900 hour – April 27 through October 16, 2017

  • 4 Positions - Lower Hudson Valley

Trail Crew Member – 900 hour – May 4 through October 16, 2017

  • 18 Postions - Lower Hudson Valley

Trail Crew Leader – 450 hour – June 1 through August 28, 2017

  • 3 Positions - Catskills, Ramapo County Reservation, or Delaware Water Gap

Trail Crew Member – 450 hour – June 8 through August 28, 2017

  • 9 Positions - Catskills, Ramapo County Reservation, or Delaware Water Gap

Click here to apply: https://www.nynjtc.org/corpsmembers