This is very physically demanding position. While performing the duties of this contract, the Corpsmember is frequently required to walk, sit and talk or listen. The Corpsmember is required to use hands to operate tools including chainsaws, backpack sprayers and other controls, and to reach with hands and arms. The Corpsmember is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The Corpsmember may be required to hike up to five miles, at altitude, with a day pack and a chainsaw. The Corpsmember must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision and the ability to focus. The Corpsmember must be able to understand and communicate safety instructions as well as basic workplace instructions in English. The Corpsmember may be required to camp up to 10 days at a time.
Mile High Youth Corps - 21 months ago