Conservation Maintenance Specialist

The Maintenance Specialist will work with the Field Manager and the Land Manger and other staff to operate, repair, and maintain stewardship tools, and is expected to spend a significant amount of time in the field and shop environment. A deep knowledge of agricultural systems, irrigation equipment, vehicle and large equipment operation, repair and maintenance is essential.

Current AmeriCorps Opportunities

Six Month AmeriCorps Positions

WBC is recruiting 20 AmeriCorps members for a six-month term from February 19, 2019 to August 22, 2019. The AmeriCorps members will work as Restoration Team Members for WBC.

The Restoration Team Members will serve alongside other members and WBC Conservation Technicians conducting primarily invasive species removal and native plant re-vegetation within the Walker River Basin. Members may also work on recreational trail construction, sign installation, and fence construction. Members will work in conjunction with other WBC field staff, providing on the ground support to larger project operations.

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