Maine Coast Heritage Trust Mt. Desert, Maine
Job Type Seasonal / temporary

Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) is looking for a trail steward who will supervise two assistants working on many of the Trust’s mainland and island preserves over three summer months (June-August), and work with MCHT staff in the spring and fall on a variety of stewardship tasks.  This is a 6-month position, mid-April to mid-October. 

Work will include trail clearing, trail improvement, boundary marking, painting structures, basic carpentry, and vegetation control. The crew will move frequently, although will occasionally work on the same site for more than one week. Accommodations for the crew will vary, depending on location.  There will be cabins at some sites, other sites will require camping.  Days will be long, and days off will be clustered.  Some basic gear will be provided. 


Send resume and letter of interest by March 15, 2019 to Peg Adams, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, One Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 201, Topsham, Maine 04086 or to  For more information go to and click on “About MCHT” and “Jobs”.

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.