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The National Forest Foundation is an equal opportunity employer maintaining a policy of nondiscrimination in all recruiting and employment practices on the basis of race, religion, political affiliation, physical disabilities, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or national origin. The Foundation is a multicultural and diverse organization. All employees are respected, accepted, and appreciated for their unique and important contributions to the mission. The National Forest Foundation offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.


STOR Corps Crew Leader

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a temporary Sustainable Tourism and Outdoor Recreation (STOR) Corps Crew Leader who is responsible for supervising up to 10 STOR Corps Crewmembers and work under the direction of the Gunnison County Stewardship Coordinator; assisting the STOR Committee, Gunnison County, and the National Forest Foundation (NFF) in in achieving sustainable recreation and environmental stewardship objectives in the summer of 2020.

Duties include: Supervisor for Crewmembers, develop daily workplans, facilitate visitor outreach and education activities at local trailheads and campgrounds, tabling at events, and land stewardship work including trail work, habitat restoration, campground improvements, and other tasks as assigned ... Read PD for more.

Must possess an Associate or Bachelor’s degree or some combination of similar education and volunteer coordination experience is preferred; experience with outdoor recreation, volunteerism, education, and/or conservation and knowledge of or willingness to learn Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison County, and other public land management policies, procedures, and regulation; an understanding of natural resources issues in Gunnison County; be proficient in driving, hiking, and working in mountain environments; ability to represent Gunnison County and the NFF with diverse constituents in a clear and professional manager through excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills; have a valid U.S. driver’s license … more

This position is located in Gunnison County, Colorado. Hourly rate is $23 per hour, and there are no benefits with this temporary position.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume (in .pdf format) by email to Joe Lavorini at jlavorini@nationalforests.org - Note in Subject Line: “Application for STOR Corps Crew Leader”.

Application Deadline: As soon as possible but no later than July 8, 2020. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

STOR Corps Crewmember

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a temporary Sustainable Tourism and Outdoor Recreation (STOR) Corps Crewmember who is responsible for responsible for assisting the STOR Committee, Gunnison County, and the National Forest Foundation (NFF) in achieving sustainable recreation and environmental stewardship objectives in the summer of 2020.

Duties include: Visitor outreach and education at local trailheads and campgrounds, tabling at events, and land stewardship work including trail work, habitat restoration, campground improvements, and other tasks as assigned ... Read PD for more.

Must possess experience with outdoor recreation, volunteerism, education, and/or conservation and knowledge of or willingness to learn Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison County, and other public land management policies, procedures, and regulation; be proficient in driving, hiking, and working in mountain environments; ability to represent Gunnison County and the NFF with diverse constituents in a clear and professional manager through excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills; have a valid U.S. driver’s license … more

This position is located in Gunnison County, Colorado. Hourly rate is $18 per hour, and there are no benefits with this temporary position.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume (in .pdf format) by email to Joe Lavorini at jlavorini@nationalforests.org - Note in Subject Line: “Application for STOR Corps Crewmember”.

Application Deadline: As soon as possible but no later than July 8, 2020. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

STOR Corps Volunteer Coordinator

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a temporary Sustainable Tourism and Outdoor Recreation (STOR) Corps Volunteer Coordinator who is responsible for assisting the STOR Committee, Gunnison County, and the National Forest Foundation (NFF) in starting a volunteer program to address sustainable recreation and environmental stewardship objectives in the summer of 2020.

Duties include: Volunteer recruitment and coordination, visitor outreach and education at local trailheads and campgrounds, tabling at events, and land stewardship work including trail work, habitat restoration, campground improvements, and other tasks as assigned ... Read PD for more.

Must possess an Associate or Bachelor’s degree or some combination of similar education and volunteer coordination experience is preferred; experience with outdoor recreation, volunteerism, education, and/or conservation and knowledge of or willingness to learn Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison County, and other public land management policies, procedures, and regulation; be proficient in driving, hiking, and working in mountain environments; ability to represent Gunnison County and the NFF with diverse constituents in a clear and professional manager through excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills; have a valid U.S. driver’s license … more

This position is located in Gunnison County, Colorado. Hourly rate is $23 per hour, and there are no benefits with this temporary position.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume (in .pdf format) by email to Joe Lavorini at jlavorini@nationalforests.org - Note in Subject Line: “Application for STOR Corps Volunteer Coordinator”.

Application Deadline: As soon as possible but no later than July 8, 2020. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

Bookkeeper

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a temporary, part-time Bookkeeper, working no more than 24 hours per week up to six months - who will be responsible for working with Accounting and Conservation Awards staff to complete accounting and financial reporting tasks, such as: processing receipts and contributions; processing and reconciling weekly credit card receipts; processing Accounts Payable; providing support for outgoing grants and contracts; assisting with quarterly Federal agreement reports and requests for reimbursement... Read PD for more.

Must possess an Associates Degree or a minimum of 5 years’ bookkeeping experience; proven experience with computerized accounting systems, preferably Great Plains; working with Excel, Word, and Outlook. Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to effectively identity all components of a task, prioritizing and balancing them against the schedule of the National Forest Foundation (NFF) Controller and Departments; detail oriented, flexible, has organization and time management skills... Read PD for more.

This position is located in Missoula, Montana. Hourly rate is $16 per hour, and there are no benefits with this temporary position.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume (in .pdf format) by email to Sheree' Bombard at sbombard@nationalforests.org - Note in Subject Line: “Application for Bookkeeper”.

Application Deadline: As soon as possible but no later than July 14, 2020.