Trail Foreman & 2 Recreation Technicians, U.S. Forest Service – Sandia Ranger District

Submit the outreach form on the attachment to apply and indicate with opportunity(s) interest you.  Respond by close of business by February 22, 2019 by sending the outreach form, indicating which opportunity(s) interest you, and a resume.
Trails Foreman

Primary responsibilities:

  • Develop and schedule work plans
  • Execute field operations for the trails and wilderness program
  • Construct and maintain trails
  • Operate and maintain trailers, skid steer, and tools
  • Work closely with volunteer groups and partner organisations to complete projects
  • Use of GIS/GPS to record in databases of record for trails and wilderness
  • Required certifications: B Sawyer (chainsaw and crosscut) valid driver license, ability to contain Forest Protection Officer (FPO)

Recreation Technicians


  • Plan and implement daily operations and  maintenance of developed and dispersed recreation sites
  • Repair damaged facilities
  • Inspects for hazards and reports conditions to District Ranger or Recreation Staff
  • Inspect for compliance with permit and management plans, as well as public health and safety
  • Safety hazard analyses of public recreation use areas
  • Serves as unit fee collection officer
  • Interacts with forest visitors and provides information
  • Serves as forest protection officer

Read the attached flyer for full position description.  Contact Crystal Powell at 281-3304 x5117 for more information.