Seasonal Trail Crew

Are you a motivated and caring individual with a desire to work outdoors in support of one of Maine’s most popular trail networks? Are you comfortable working in both a team setting and independently, and interacting with the public on a daily basis?

Portland Trails is a nonprofit land trust now celebrating 30 years of conserving land and building trails and infrastructure for recreation and transportation in Greater Portland. We are seeking one or two seasonal trail stewards for trail construction, trail maintenance, and other trail-based work throughout the trail network.

We are willing to hire one full-time individual or two part-time people, depending on the applicants' employment needs. Daily/weekly schedule will be determined during the hiring process.  Approximate employment term is May through August 2022.

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Portland Trails is 1,400 members, 2,000 volunteers, 40+ landowners, 100+ partner organizations, 15 Board Members, 7 staff, over 100 acres of conserved land, 4 municipalities, and over 70 miles of trails. This is what we value.

Portland Trails recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, and veteran status.

We always welcome more people into the Portland Trails community. If you are passionate about building healthier communities through active transportation, special places and conservation and have skills and potential that align with our team’s needs, we hope you will apply for our open staff, intern or volunteer position(s). 

Learn more about our values.