Posting Detail Information
Working Title LRAM Light Equipment Operator/Work Crew
Schofield Barracks, HI Position Location O'ahu, HI Research Professional Position No Posting Number 201900454AP Position Type Admin Professional/ Research Professional Number of Vacancies Work Hours/Week Proposed Annual Salary Range Desired Start Date Position End Date (if temporary) To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on 11/15/2019 Description of Work Unit
CEMML is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU). CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DoD) and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. We collaborate with our sponsors and within CSU to resolve complex environmental issues, leaving a legacy of science-based decisions that sustain our resources for future generations.
To learn more about CEMML's contributions to land management, our mission, vision, and values, visit http://www.cemml.colostate.edu/
Incumbent will conduct soil stabilization and vegetation management activities in support of the Land Rehabilitation and Maintenance (LRAM) component of the Army's Integrated Training Area Management (ITAM) Program at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, by utilizing light equipment and hand tools such as tractors, mowers, straw blowers, hydro-seeders, skid-steers, shovels, root rakes, pick axes, brush axes, and chainsaws.
The successful candidate must be legally eligible to work in the United States by the start date. CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for these positions.
A valid driver's license is required for these positions.
Required Job Qualifications
A high school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
Experience with running and maintaining:
Small agricultural tractors
Hand held power equipment (trimmers, tillers, chainsaws, etc.)
Manual tools (shovels, root rakes, pick axes, brush axes etc.)
Physically able to work outdoors and perform strenuous labor under all weather conditions (e.g., heat and humidity).
Able to lift 40 pounds repeatedly.
Be able to follow directions, work collectively with others as a team, and maintain safe working standards.
Preferred Job Qualifications
Knowledge and experience necessary to facilitate:
Work site revegetation
Experience with land rehabilitation, horizontal construction techniques, and erosion control practices.
Experience working on a military installation.
Colorado State University