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WE’D LOVE FOR YOU
TO JOIN OUR TEAM!

WE’D LOVE FOR YOU TO JOIN OUR TEAM!

UPDATED: 06/17/24

Fish Habitat Stewardship & Restoration Workers

 Job Summary 

Kootznoowoo, the Southeast Alaska Watershed Coalition and the US Forest Service will restore habitat by removing 89 legacy culverts and 3 bridges abandoned during the logging era, reactivate floodplain and natural drainage through 87 road breaches, restore instream and riparian forest condition through hand tool work, including chainsaws.

Location: Angoon with remote field camp at Cube Cove on Admiralty Island. 

DURATION: April 20 – Sept. 27, 2024, eight days on/eight days off schedule (approximate), seasonal work available 2024, 2025, 2026, and possibly beyond.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must be able to physically perform the basic operational functions of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions.
  • Must be able to perform physically demanding manual work exerting up to 100+ pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Must be able to drive and/or ride on an ATV.
  • Must be able and willing to walk long distances in forest without a trail.
  • Must be able to, or willing to learn how to use iPad, GPS, camera, and drone.
  • Must be able to, or learn how to, operate a chainsaw safely.  

Compensation: $24/hour with stipend for necessary field and camping gear

Interested applicants should contact Jon Wunrow at (907) 617-9956 or email jwunrow@kootznoowoo.com.

 

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Ralph “Chico” Bierely

K-Plaza Building Maintenance Manager

Chico serves as a jack-of-all-trades for the corporation. His main responsibility is overseeing the maintenance and upkeep of the K-Plaza building. However, he provides additional support when needed on a variety of projects. He is based in Juneau.