Rocky Mountain National Park Fall Crew Leader
Larimer County Conservation Corps

RMNP Crew at Sandbeach Lake

Rocky Mountain National Park Fall/Winter Crew, Room and Board included!

Rocky Mountain National Park

Seasonal

Rocky Mountain National Park Fall Crew Leader

Larimer County Conservation Corps
Location:
Estes Park, CO
Wages/Pay:
$16.06 / hour
Experience:
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts soon! (Oct 22, 2018)

Position Timeline: Start ASAP - February 19, 2019 (tentative) full-time, temporary

Room and Board Provided

Wage: $16.06 per hour

The RMNP Fall Corpsmember and Leader positions are a seasonal role performing various construction projects in Rocky Mountain National Park. Projects will include exterior and interior finishing work, including painting, trim work, cabinet installation, landscaping, decking, and a variety of flooring. Corpsmembers are engaged in a combination of hands-on projects and service learning activities focused on personal and professional skill development. Corpsmembers participate in 18 weeks of service.

Schedule: LCCC corpsmembers are expected to work 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Corpsmembers stay in RMNP staff housing with the crew leaders Monday through Friday, throughout the season. Corpsmembers have no crew obligations on weekends. Please note that crews will not work the week of December 24 – 31 or federal holidays. This schedule may be modified due to training, weather, logistics, or other unforeseen circumstances as needed.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete various building projects and finishing work on the interior and exterior of park housing facilities
  • Adhere to safe and proper use of various tools and equipment
  • Actively participate in daily safety discussions
  • Participate in personal and professional development activities including team building, service learning, and workshops
  • Adhere to the Larimer County Conservation Corps policies and procedures
  • Be prepared each day with uniform, work boots, raingear, water bottles, daypack, lunch and snacks

Crew Leaders:

  • Supervise a crew of eight corpsmembers, ages 18 to 25, on a daily basis
  • Motivate and encourage corpsmembers to work and persevere in difficult and physically challenging work settings
  • Promote leadership while encouraging the development of teamwork, self worth, conflict resolution, effective communication, goal setting, decision making, and the building of community
  • Manage and monitor physical and emotional safety of the crew
  • Assist training corpsmembers in various trade skills and proper tool us

Training will include:

  • LCCC policies and procedures
  • Site safety, tool and equipment use and safety
  • First Aid/CPR Certifications
  • Career pathway development
  • Basic construction and finish work

This job description does not state or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee incumbent in this position.

Qualifications:

  • Committed to completing the fall program in its entirety
  • Ability to remain focused, alert, and productive in difficult working conditions and perform physical labor
  • Must be dedicated to Larimer County Conservation Corps' mission
  • Team oriented, punctual, and dependable with a strong work ethic
  • Interest in making a difference in the community
  • If selected, required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States

Physical Requirements:

Must have:

  • Acceptable eyesight, including clear near and far vision, good depth perception
  • Adequate hearing to perform job function
  • Appropriate voice skills to be clearly understood on the telephone and in public contacts
  • Fine and gross motor skills and use of arms, hands, and fingers to perform computer duties and operate equipment

Must be able to:

  • Exert up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects
  • Climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and reach frequently or constantly

Environmental Conditions and Physical Surroundings:

  • Exposure to variable weather conditions, noise, dust and airborne particles

Offer is Contingent upon the Following Stipulation:

  • Must pass a state and national criminal history check

The Larimer County Conservation Corps (LCCC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This position is available to all without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, religion, or other improper criterion. Qualified individuals with disabilities who need accommodations during the application, interview, hiring process or for service may make arrangement by contacting the LCCC at (970) 498-6660 or lccc@larimer.org.

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