Signs & Graffiti Fellow- Joshua Tree National Park

American Conservation Experience

About the organization

American Conservation Experience (ACE) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing rewarding environmental service opportunities for youth, young adults, and emerging professionals of all backgrounds to explore and improve public lands while gaining practical professional experience.

Duties

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the National Park Service, is seeking ONE Fellow to contribute to fabricating and installing new trail signs and assist with trail maintenance in order to provide better visitor orientation and access to park trails.

For more information about this ACE position, please visit:

Start Date: 07/05/2022
End Date: 10/07/2022 (with a possibility of extending)
*a 14 week minimum commitment is required *

Location: Twentynine Palms, CA

Qualifications

Qualifications:
Required
Members must be US citizen or Permanent Resident, as required to comply with U.S. government contracts
Willing and able to represent ACE and the partner organization in a professional, positive, and enthusiastic manner.
Ability to be both self-directed/work alone, and be a positive, contributing member of a group.
A valid driver's license and an insurable driving record (documentation to be provided upon request).
Willing to undergo and must pass required criminal history checks.
Ability to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
ACE Members must verify that they are fully vaccinated for Covid-19 or have requested and been granted a medical or religious exemption to vaccination by the time they start their term.

Preferred Skills:
Experience with safely using a variety of power tools
Willingness and ability to hike long distances on rough terrain while carrying tools and equipment up to 75 lbs.

Salary

$771.60/week

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

To Apply: Please submit your resume, a cover letter demonstrating your interest and experience, and contact information for three professional/academic references to the online application page for this position.

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Equal Opportunity Employment

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