Crew members will work as a member of a six-person crew, and under the supervision of a Crew Lead and a
Wilderness Fuels Module Sawyer crew, to perform wilderness fuels reduction activities within LVNP. The
position will work cooperatively to learn how to safely perform hand thinning, limbing, low-stumping, and
bucking of dead and small diameter live material within a 2,400-acre unit in a designated wilderness area. The
position will be responsible for rearranging fuels in preparation for future entries, including piling and lopping
and scattering. The position will periodically work with youth to accomplish project objectives. Other tasks
and duties, including but not limited to mechanical hand thinning using chainsaws, may be assigned as
appropriate to advance forest restoration objectives in Plumas County.
About Sierra Institute
Sierra Institute for Community and Environment (Sierra Institute) in collaboration with Lassen Volcanic
National Park (LVNP) are providing a unique opportunity to contribute to fuels reduction activities within a
designated wilderness area in a National Park unit.