We Are Hiring For Our Pro Trail Crew

Come to join us and make Dirt Magic throughout in the Lost Sierra! If you love building trail in the mountains, this is job has it!

Dates: 4/8/2019-10/4/2019

Pay: $16-24/hour DOE


Crib build trailwork Halls Ranch Trail


Trail Crew

  • Perform hand tool maintenance on trails including brushing, lopping, tread repair using loppers, chainsaws, McLeods, pulaskis, pick mattocks and shovels.
  • Construct drainage features using dry stone masonry
  • Responsible for safety of self and others on crew
  • Maintain tools and equipment


Event Support

  • Responsible for trail days, epics & events, including set-up and clean-up, throughout the season
  • Provide event support for the Downieville Classic, the Lost and Found and Grinduro


Minimum Qualifications: The successful applicant must possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • A valid driver’s license and a safe driving record. (4-wheel drive experience preferred.)
  • Physical capability and endurance to conduct fieldwork in remote settings under strenuous conditions, including the ability to carry up to 50 lbs. over rough terrain and hike for an extended length of time in extreme heat.


Desired Qualifications: Ideally, the successful applicant will possess the following skills:

  • Trail Building Experience
  • Backcountry Experience
  • Chainsaw Experience
  • Mountain Bike or Moto Experience
  • First Aid and CPR

Help us build a healthy community through recreation! Come for the job and stay for the trails to help us succeed in our mission.

Send cover letter and resume to Mandy at mandy@sierratrails.org