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Assist the Recreation and Facilities Programs with the making or refurbishing of signs, and occasionally other wooden structures such as kiosks, cabinets, decking, stairs, etc. Duties include use of power tools to cut, route, sand and drill wood, paint and otherwise treat wood for weather and appearance, take down and install signs in the field using hand/power/cordless tools. The volunteer will always have a professional, courteous and helpful attitude when dealing with all members of the public, fellow volunteers and Forest Service employees. The volunteer will be trained in and adhere to all Forest Service Safety and Customer Service Procedures.
Required skills and abilities:
- Standing and sitting for long periods
- Light to moderate lifting, 15 to 40 pounds
- Familiar with common power tools such as router, table saw, etc.
Other helpful (not required) skills and abilities:
- High skill level in use of common power tools such as router, table saw, etc.
- Woodworking, carpentry, or sign maker background
Start Date - 2022-05-02
End Date - 2022-09-30
Activities include: Construction/Maintenance
Hosts Housing Amenities: RV/Trailer Pads
About USDA Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20250, US
The USDA Forest Service's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.
The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation’s 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, spanning 193 million acres of land.
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