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Friends of Warner Parks

2022 Winter S.W.E.A.T. Team Member (Special Work Education And Trails)

Friends of Warner Parks

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Job Summary

Do you love working outside? Do you enjoy hiking and learning about the natural world? Would you like to make a difference in your local ecosystem and Park? Then this job is for YOU!

We are looking for strong, energetic, dependable people who are willing to work hard outside in all kinds of weather improving the Warner Parkshiking trails, contributing to invasive plant management, native tree planting, natural area restoration and stewardship projects throughout the Parks and Nature Center landscape.

TIME PERIOD: January 11 through March 4, 2022

AGES: 18 years and over

Job Responsibilities

Work on a team improving the Warner Parkshiking trails, contributing to invasive plant management, native tree planting, natural area restoration and stewardship projects throughout the Parks and Nature Center landscape.

Team members will learn to work with tools such as fire rakes, mattocks, saws, sledgehammers, loppers, pole pruners, shovels, hammers, drills, post hole diggers, tamping bars, and especially your hands!

Qualifications

Being experienced with a variety of tools is especially helpful. You should be able to carry logs, rocks, and tools for up to a half mile to the trail work site.

Additional Information

Benefits

SALARY: $15.61 per hour

How to Apply

To apply for the Winter SWEAT Team send an email or cover letter describing your qualifications, experience, and tools you are familiar with using, plus a resume, to:

Vera Roberts– Vera.Roberts@nashville.gov

Warner Park Nature Center 7311 Highway 100 Nashville, TN 37221 615-862-8555

and

Paul Fowler – Pfowler@warnerparks.org

Friends of Warner Parks 50 Vaughn Road Nashville, TN 615-480-0550

Details

  • Date Posted: October 20, 2021
  • Type: Contract / Temp
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Environment
  • Start Date: 01/11/2022
  • Salary Range: 15.61 per hour
  • Working Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m