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Special Project Host

Silver Falls State Park


Carlie Childs
503-873-8681 ext 39


From: 08/01/2020
To: 08/31/2020


North Falls Gateway:

Visitor Services – Site Security, Open & Close the NF Group Camp gate per posted operational hours when there is no assigned North Falls Group Camp Host (Hours change seasonally at the start of each month). Advise without enforcing park area rules and regulations.

Custodial - Litter pick North Falls Gateway area daily & the North Falls & Winter Falls & South View Point parking lots, biweekly on Mon & Friday. Pick up down limbs. Monitor the Gateway property with eyes and ears reporting all enforcement & emergency matters to the Ranger on Duty. Pull garbage as needed at North Falls Group Camp, Trailheads and Viewpoint at minimum check biweekly on Mon & Fri.   Maintenance - Mowing, weed eating, invasive species removal, pruning as needed, .  Report maintenance issues to the rangers.

Trailhead Greeting – On some Friday, Saturday & Sunday’s may partake in visitor service greeting at the NF trailhead from 10am-2pm: This would involve greeting park visitors, answer trail & hike questions, advising of park rules, handout maps as requested, call in violations and emergencies to the Ranger on Duty.

Possibility of other assigned tasks by park staff depending on interests and abilities.

The site will have electrical hookup and a holding tank for black & grey water which will be pumped weekly, however there is no water hookup on site and it will be the site occupant’s responsibility to fill this with potable water (potable water filling station access is across the road in the North Falls Group Camp).