Assistant Section Leader Trail Maintenance

(Guelph Hiking Trail Club)

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Position ID: V-GUE2489 Last Modified: 29 Jun 2017 Last Full Update: 23 Jun 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactJohn Fisher, Radial Line trail Coordinator, Guelph Hiking Trail Club; Email:
DutiesReports to Radial Line Trail Coordinator. 
Responsible for one of 8 sections of the Radial Line Trail. 
Duties include spring and autumn inspection of trail and submission of a one page trail status report. 
Light maintenance activities to ensure trail is passable and hiker friendly. 
Spring meeting with other section leaders to assess what support is necessary for trail improvement. 
Access to equipment and additional support through coordinator.
More Info
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestNature / Environment
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills - May work with others in work parties ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently - Must be able to observe and take appropriate action. ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours8 / Year
Dates and TimesTrail inspection and maintenance can be done on volunteers schedule.
SeasonsSpring - Inspection light maintenance ; Fall - Inspection light maintenance ; Other hikes on trail through year are encouraged but depends on terrain as to how much additional maintenance is required.
AccessibilityNot Accessible ; These are predominantly cross country trails.
LocationTrail runs from Guelph to Limehouse.Section responsibility negotiable.
Number of PositionsGuelph: 1 individual(s) 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Coordinator would introduce volunteer to their section and review paper requirements.
TransportationDepends on section location and residence of volunteer.
Application Deadline01 Aug 2017
Police CheckNot Required
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Start DateOn or after 23 Jun 2017
Agency Details
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Organization NameGuelph Hiking Trail Club
Mailing AddressPO Box 1 
Guelph, ON N1H 6J6