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CDT Co-Leader

Supervisor: CDT Montana Field Coordinator, CDT Montana Program Manager
Preferred Locations: Flathead Valley, Helena/SW Montana
Position Dates: Late May – mid August/September

The CDT Co-Leader position will assist in facilitating CDT Montana volunteer trail stewardship projects during the summer of 2016. Pre-project work will include working closely with the CDT Field Coordinator and CDT Program Manager, agency land managers and volunteer groups to coordinate project logistics, assisting in tool and gear maintenance, and meal planning. Field work will include training volunteers in backcountry/frontcountry living skills, supervising trail work, overseeing camp duties, and ensuring the safety and enjoyment of volunteers. Post-project work will include documenting project accomplishments, compiling project photos and gear/tool maintenance. Employment end dates flexible to accommodate student schedule.

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CDT Field Coordinator

Supervisor: CDT Montana Program Director
Compensation: $30,000 to $37,500 DOE, Generous Benefits
Location: Flexible, Helena preferred

The Field Coordinator (FC) position involves planning, leading and coordinating volunteer trail projects on the Continental Divide Trail (CDT) in conjunction with the US Forest Service, the National Park Service and other working partners. The FC works primarily on the southwest section of the CDT (Helena to Yellowstone). The FC is a full-time member of MWA’s CDT Montana team and is expected to be leader in the development of program strategy and implementation, under the supervision of the Program Director.

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