Professional Opportunities

Friends of the Inyo is Hiring Trail Ambassadors
for the Summer 2021 Season!

Friends of the Inyo’s Trail Ambassadors (TAs) support the Inyo, Sierra, & Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests and other partners by providing positive public service, outreach, interpretation, and trail maintenance on popular hiking trails. The TAs will walk with a smile and carry their shovels and crosscut saws like a banner on trails throughout the Inyo, Sierra, & Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests, from Lone Pine to Bridgeport.

Ideal candidates will be self-driven, enthusiastic, outgoing, and affable with the public, with knowledge and passion for the topography, history, and many “-ologies” of the Eastern Sierra.

This is a full-time, seasonal position with tentative start/end dates of mid-May/end of September.

You can find a full job description here: TA Job Description 2021.

Please send a resume, a cover letter outlining your interest, and contact information for two references via e-mail to: Alex Ertaud, Stewardship Director, He can also answer any questions you may have.
Applications are due by 5 PM on Monday, March 15, 2021.

Friends of the Inyo is committed to creating and fostering a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We invite any and all interested parties to apply.