Yellowstone Ranger District Recreation Interns

Expected Dates
June 1, 2015 to August 23, 2015
Site
Gallatin National Forest
Position ID
PO-00605274
Interns will work with YRD (Yellowstone Ranger District) staff to implement:
  • Annual Trail Maintenenace on 800 miles of summer trail.
  • Improvement of trailhead bulletin boards, signage and facilities.
  • Rehabilitate and improve damaged trail and highly used campsites.
  • Control/Map noxious weeds using spray and handpull techniques.
  • Yellowstone Ranger District, Livingston and Big Timber, MT
  • Standard USFS training including stock, chainsaw, driving, backcountry skills, bear training.
  • Work with qualified recreation and resource specialists for OJT.
  • No
Main Area of Focus
Recreation Mgmt
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Biology
some coursework or experience
Forestry
some coursework or experience
Recreation Management
some coursework or experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
Backpacking
some experience
Customer Service
some experience
Hand Tools
some experience
Trail Maintenance
some experience
Volunteer Coordination
some experience