|Are you seeking more than a paycheck on your new adventure? Then Jefferson County wants to bring to your attention to a position that we currently have open here in the County. If you’re a solid professional with proven experience that’s seeking more than a paycheck, Jefferson County is currently hiring.
The Trail Services Section is tasked with the management of trail related functions within Open Space. These functions include but are not limited to trail: planning, design, construction and maintenance. This is accomplished through broad community engagement (volunteer programming), contracted services, and paid staff. The purpose of this position:
Under limited supervision, perform a variety of skilled, technical work in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of Jefferson County Open Space Trail System. This will be accomplished through participation in the development and implementation of Best Management Practices and result in safe trail based recreational opportunities for the public that are sensitive to the landscape and natural resources where they are established.
This position will supervise and train a dynamic number of volunteers and staff. This position will regularly inspect trails then identify and facilitate remedial actions based upon trail conditions; manage trail maintenance and construction projects, develop community outreach efforts and education opportunities for employees and the public to participate in. Collaboration with all sections of Open Space, other County Departments, contractors/vendors, and other agencies is expected. Managing processes associated with recruiting, permitting, scheduling and grant funding.
Reports to the Open Space Trail Services Supervisor.
About Jefferson County:
A career with Jefferson County Government offers the best candidates career growth and a diverse workforce. More than a paycheck, your job enriches the lives of the citizens of Jefferson County. Jefferson County is a major stop along RTD’s Light Rail West Line.
Living and working in Jefferson County offers the quintessential Colorado lifestyle sought after by many. Residents enjoy easy access to mountain activities such as hiking, skiing and rafting, while also being able to take advantage of the eclectic amenities offered by the greater metropolitan Denver area.
Located at the heart of the foothills of Golden, city life, bike paths, hiking and adventure are just a step away. When you’re ready to learn, grow, and make a contribution to your community, find your career with us.