Based in Austin, TX - Trails Across Texas Crew Members serve as the state parks dedicated trail crew. They work a 10 days on and 4 days off schedule: leaving on a Monday and arriving at a park, and heading back to headquarters the following Wednesday. Texas Conservation Corps provides the crew with a dedicated van and trailer, food budget, tools, and all of the supplies to be successful during their project.
Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Stipend, Training
Wilderness First Aid Certifciation
Technical and fundamental skills training
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
-US Citizenship or lawful permanent US Resident
-Ability to hike 3-12 miles per day in rugged terrain, often wearing a 45lb backpack and carrying tools.
-Ability to lift up to 35 pounds repeatedly and use hand and power tools
-Ability to pass a National Service Criminal History Check
-Commitment to completing an entire term of service
-Strong service ethic and desire to serve the community and the environment
-Ability to work with a diverse group of people
-Willingness to work long, hard hours in all weather conditions; ability to be away on overnight trips for up to 10 days at a time
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check
18 - 28