Travel Trail Builder - Handworker

Rock Solid Trail Contracting

Travel, Remote

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $20-22/hr
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Entry Level Handworker Position 

  • Health insurance available after 90 days
  • Pay starting between $20 to $22/hr based on experience

Standard handworker tasks include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Haul tools and materials to and from the job site.
  • Remove exposed roots and brush from the trail corridor using chainsaws, hand tools, etc.
  • Shape trail tread using hand tools including McLeod, fine rake, etc.
  • Move and place large rocks by hand using rock bars, rock hammers, etc.
  • Responsibly operate small engine equipment e.g. chainsaws, compactors, and Canycoms. 
  • Assemble boardwalks and timber bridges.
  • Maintain tools and equipment.

Position requirements:

  • Have enthusiasm for mountain biking.
  • Mandatory travel between States.
  • Travel between job sites / live on the road for a minimum of 11 months out of the year.
  • Work 40 hours per week, year-round.
  • Show up on time and prepared for work.
  • Show respect to their coworkers, supervisors, and surrounding public.
  • Follow directions.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Learn new skills and show consistent improvement upon those skills.
  • Participate in maintaining a positive and safe work environment.
  • Stays focused on assigned tasks.
  • Learn and follow company policies.
  • Efficiently complete tasks.
  • Ability to use computer and cell phone apps.
  • Have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

Applicants must be able to do the following for the entirety of an average 8-10 hour work day for 40 hours each week:

  • Perform manual labor.
  • Lift more than 75lbs repeatedly.
  • Walk, stand, and remain on feet.
  • Work outside in extreme heat, cold, rain, and other adverse weather conditions.
  • Operate power equipment including chainsaws and jack hammers.
  • Use hand tools repetitively and for long periods of time.
  • Correctly wear personal protective gear.
  • Move safely over uneven terrain.

Email: Jobs@RockSolidTrails.com



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Category General / Stewardship, Outdoor Recreation
Tags Trail Maintenance