Job Openings

Work passionately on behalf of the finest hiking and equestrian trail in the Western United States. Work for the Pacific Crest Trail Association!

The Pacific Crest Trail Association, headquartered in Sacramento, California is dedicated to protecting, preserving and promoting the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.

The following staff position is currently open:

Trail Crew Technical Advisor – Four positions to be filled

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  1. Southern California/Northern California – week of April 12 to week of November 13 19 (31 weeks*)
  2. Southern California/Northern California – week of April 12 to week of December 11 (35 weeks*)
  3. Northern California/Southern Oregon – week of May 29 to week of October 9 (19 weeks*)
  4. Oregon/Southern Washington – week of June 12 to week of September 25 (15 weeks*)
    *anticipated length of seasons

In this position, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with and supervise volunteer & corps crew trail crews while teaching trail maintenance skills
  • Coordinate and oversee a variety of projects on the Pacific Crest Trail
  • Manage project planning, backcountry logistics, and project implementation
  • Conduct trail assessments accompanied by new trail design & layout (Northern California/Southern Oregon
    position only)
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