Job Posting: Trail Construction and Maintenance Worker

Trail Construction and Maintenance Worker, Summer 2022

Your responsibilities:
The Trail Construction and Maintenance Worker will :
– Carry out various tasks related to trail construction and development using tools such as shovels,
pickaxes and crowbars;
– Construct steps and staircases using stones and wood found in the environment;
– Design irrigation channels to keep the walking surface as dry as possible;
– Ensure that the walking area is safe by removing or relocating any obstacles that may hinder the
walker (trees, shrubs, rocks, vegetation, etc.);
– Clearing and felling trees on trails and in rest areas;
– Transporting materials and equipment.

The Trail Construction and Maintenance Worker may be assigned other related duties.

Prerequisites:
– Secondary 4 certificate and three (3) to six (6) months of relevant experience;
– Good physical stamina and manual dexterity;
– Ability to withstand Mother Nature’s weather;
– Manual felling card with chainsaw an asset;
– Knowledge of trail building methods, and knowledge of the park’s trail system is an asset;
– A valid driving license.

Specifications:
– Employment period: from the beginning of June to mid-November 2022;
– 36 hour work week, Monday to Thursday
– Salary: Starting at $17.50 per hour
Send your questions or resume to foundationmassawippi@gmail.com Subject: JOBS 2022