Conservation Corp North Bay's mission is to develop
youth and conserve natural resources for a strong, sustainable
We achieve our mission by:
- Providing a diverse group of youth and young adults with
opportunities to transform their lives through education,
employability, civic engagement, and leadership.
- Caring for our environment by conserving and restoring
natural resources, and by improving recreational areas.
- Creating the environmental leaders of the future by
teaching environmental ethics and behaviors to children, teens and
- Making communities safer by reducing fire and flood hazards
and by responding to public emergencies and disasters.
Title: Natural Resources Crew Supervisor
Department: Natural Resources
Reports To: NRC Coordinator
Location: Cotati, CA
FLSA Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt from Wage
and Hour Laws
Directly Supervises: 8-10 Natural Resources
Role with Agency: Supervisory
Accountability Indices: Satisfactory completion
The Natural Resources Crew Supervisor will make significant
contributions to providing a positive work environment that values
diversity and fosters a commitment to teamwork and learning. This
position is responsible for leading field projects, safety and
training of corpsmembers, and updating the NRC Coordinator on
corpsmember and project progress.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Natural Resource Crew Supervisor (NRCS) is responsible for
all aspects of supervision for a crew of 8-12 young adults. The
NRCS will lead the crew in successfully completing natural resource
projects, including habitat restoration, fire fuel reduction, creek
maintenance and restoration and trail building. Other duties may be
Corpsmember Supervision includes:
Facilitating personal and professional development.
Supporting educational goals.
Providing training; including tool use, teamwork, leadership
skills, work place communication.
Developing proper work habits.
Providing quarterly evaluations.
Taking action to resolve inappropriate behavior and personnel
Documenting performance and learning accomplishments.
Ensure that all safety procedures are followed.
Project Management includes:
Conducting projects in a safe manner.
Producing a level of productivity and quality that meets the
expectations of CCNB and the client.
Providing project specific training.
Ensuring that all equipment is properly cared for.
Tracking work hours on a daily basis.
Documenting project accomplishments.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
- Demonstrated experience supervising and motivating young adults
from diverse social, economic and educational backgrounds enrolled
in a job-training program
- Experience in the operation of trucks and trailers
- Extensive knowledge of hand and power tools
- Knowledge of conservation practices
- Ability to do strenuous work in adverse weather conditions
- Desire to work in a fast paced and diverse environment
- Demonstrated ability to resolve conflict and mediate disputes
in a positive fashion
- Spanish language skills preferred
- Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification or ability to
obtain within 2 months of employment
- Clean DMV record, with ability to pass CCNB's driving exam
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Any combination of experience and training that would likely
provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A
typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
- At least two years of college education or vocational training
in natural resource management, environmental studies, job training
or counseling, from an accredited college or university
- Two years of supervisory experience. Experience in youth
development, project management and the implementation of natural
- Experience supervising youth from a wide variety of social,
economic and educational backgrounds to work together as a
- Experience serving and volunteering in the community. Must
possess a strong service ethic and be able to instill this ethic
into team members
The physical demands and work environment described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The NRC Supervisor works outdoors around equipment and
machinery, walking on uneven ground and steep hillsides, with
exposure to excessive noise, fumes and extremes in temperature.
They may be expected to lift and move objects weighing up to 75
lbs. and carry objects at least mile. NRC Supervisors frequently
use special visual and auditory protective equipment. While
performing the duties of this position, the NRC Supervisor is
required to walk and stand; sit and bend; squat and climb; kneel
and twist; to talk or hear. The NRC Supervisor uses hands to
operate objects, tools, or controls; and reaches with hands and
arms. The NRC Supervisor uses hands to perform simple and power
grasping, and fine manipulation; to push and pull.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
The NRC Supervisor position is an hourly, non-exempt position which
is eligible for a full benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision,
Chiropractic, 401(K) retirement, and Vacation, Holiday and Sick
pay). Starting pay for this position is $20-$23 per hour depending
Conservation Corps North Bay is an Equal Opportunity
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $20.00 - $23.00 per hour