Crew Leader – IIC – Fredonia, AZ

Open Until: Filled
Wage: $13.50/Hour
Hours: 40 Hrs/Week
Agencies: Multi-Agency Position – USFS (Kaibab), NPS (Pipe Spring) & BLM (Kanab)
Locations: Pipe Spring, AZ – Fredonia, AZ – Kanab, UT (***will meet in Fredonia Arizona daily)

Description: The Intergovernmental Internship Cooperative (IIC) is a federally grant fundedpartnership between Southern Utah University (SUU) and local public land management agencies.As a crew leader, your primary responsibility will be leading a group of high school aged youth on avariety of projects throughout the summer in areas such as recreation, wildlife, re-vegetation,restoration, facilities, and much more. Conservation crew work will be carried out in outdoor settingsin many different environments. Through this experiential learning internship, students develop a
connection to place, become engaged citizens of their community, and stewards of the land.
Dates: May 8 th 2018- August 16 th 2018 Schedule: Monday–Thursday, 10 Hrs/Day, 7am-5pm
Training: May 8th -25th 2018 (paid)

Holidays: May 28th , July 4th , 5th & 24th 2018 (not paid)

Position Responsibilities:
1. Coordinate projects and logistics with crew, IIC staff and public land managers.
2. Manage all operations of specific crew efficiently and independently.
3. Ensure proper clothing, equipment, essentials, and tools are brought daily.
4. Maintain program structure and ensure goals and risk management procedures are met.
5. Create a fun and meaningful learning/work experience for youth members.
6. Communicate tasks clearly and effectively in both oral and written manner.
7. Adhere to all rules and regulations as stated in the IIC Intern Guidebook.
8. Maintain daily log and photo documentation of crew, projects, and work completed.
Qualifications:
1. Complete in good standing a paid three-week field training period working alongside fellow
crew leaders and land managers.
2. Must be at least 21 years or older and possess valid driver’s license.
3. Crew leaders should have solid outdoor leadership skills, teaching ability, a vigorous work
ethic, outdoor/natural resource experience, a positive attitude, maturity, and flexibility.
4. Have a clean record and able to pass a background check.
5. Preference given to candidates with Wilderness First Aid cert. (or greater), Leave No Trace
training, chainsaw cert. and prior conservation or land management crew experience.
Application Instructions:
1. Go to: http://iicinternships.com.
2. Click on “Apply Today” then download and fill in application.
3. Email application, cover letter, and resume to: Danny Strand – IIC Crew Manager

Contact Information:
Danny Strand * dannystrand@suu.edu * (435) 586-1982

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