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Make a visible impact and feel rewarded by volunteering for the NY-NJ Trail Conference on the trails! Available vacancies are listed below.
To volunteer with one of our Trail Crews, click here for crew schedules and information.
Click on a Volunteer Position to see the details of a vacancy and to apply.
|Open Volunteer Position||Volunteer opportunity teaser||Location||Old Location||Posting Date|
|Electrician | Welch Trail Education Center LT-1||
Do you have electrical expertise? We’re currently seeking a knowledgeable electrician to help upgrade our historic camp in Harriman State Park!
|Welch Trail Education Center LT-1||Wednesday, February 5, 2020|
|Front Desk Support Volunteer | Trail Conference Headquarters||
Be the greeting face of your favorite organization!
|73564||Trail Conference Headquarters||Friday, April 7, 2017|
|Habitat Helpers | Trail Conference Headquarters||
Do you want to help protect our native habitats? Do you want to learn how to garden for wildlife? Join the Habitat Helpers to care for native plantings at the Trail Conference headquarters!
|73564||Thursday, August 10, 2017|
|Retail Outreach Representative | New York and New Jersey||
Help educate the public about the Trail Conference and our trails through our maps and books! You can support both the Trail Conference and local businesses by placing our products in their stores. Be part of the team that makes this happen!
|New York and New Jersey||Tuesday, January 23, 2018|
|Roving Trail Team | New York and New Jersey||
Looking for group volunteer adventures across our regions that are convenient for your schedule?
|New York and New Jersey||Monday, March 11, 2019|
|Shelter Caretaker | Catskills||
Do you enjoy spending time in the Catskills? Give back to this beautiful region by becoming a shelter caretaker!
|Catskills||Catskill Forest Preserve||Saturday, May 23, 2020|
|Trail Corridor Monitor | New York and New Jersey||
Have a passion for the Appalachian Trail? Become a monitor of the trail boundaries that surround this historic, beloved trail.
|New York and New Jersey||AT - Dutchess South, near Pawling||Tuesday, June 21, 2016|
|Trail Crew Member | New York and New Jersey||
Join one of our Trail Crews for a day or a full season restoring and building sustainable trails for all!
|New York and New Jersey||Harriman Bear Mountain||Tuesday, April 3, 2018|
|Trail Maintainer | New York and New Jersey||
Become a part of the Trail Conference family and adopt a trail of your very own!
|New York and New Jersey||Wednesday, November 22, 2017|
|Trail Steward for New Ashokan Rail Trail | Catskills||
Be part of the volunteer Trail Steward team to help protect the brand new Ashokan Rail Trail!
|Catskills||Thursday, September 12, 2019|