ADDRESS: Carters Lake; 1850 Carters Dam Rd; Chatsworth, Georgia 30705
DEPT: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
DATES: 11/30/2022 – 2/1/2023
Volunteer needed for general volunteer work- general grounds maintenance, facility cleaning and sanitation, habitat enhancement, and special projects.
Carters Lake seeks volunteer(s)/team(s) for conducting various work around the lake, both new projects and maintenance projects. Volunteers may conduct some work inside, but much will be conducted outside. Should expect a wide range of tasks, to include some trash collection and minor cleaning.
Tasks will vary, but may include some minor construction and repair work, assisting with interpretive projects, assisting with the hunting program, assisting other volunteers with specific programs, some office/clerical assistance, painting, rotating trash/cleaning duty (possible).Volunteers should not rely on availability of certain tasking as jobs will vary. Winter work week to be performed Mon-Fri.
Must be adult and capable of lifting at least 30lbs or more, knowledge of or willingness to learn how to use power tools, ability to navigate terrain safely, capable of talking to the public a plus, teaching/educational background a plus, general knowledge of carpentry/construction a plus, hunting experience a plus.
Hand Power Tools
Other Trade Skills
Working with People
Working with park rangers, administrative staff, other volunteers, or independently. Will be a combination of indoor and outdoor work, but more outdoor.
Minimum of 20 hours up to 25 hours of work per week required for site.
Slip, trip, and fall hazards
Weather exposure, Insect/Animal encounters, Over exertion
BACKGROUND/REFERENCE CHECK REQUIRED