Career Opportunities

Project Coordinator

The Project Coordinator is an important member of our team and has the opportunity to work with communities across the state to develop opportunities for outdoor recreation and active transportation, manage a variety of projects and develop new program directions.

Duties include:

  • Help communities design, develop and advocate for multi-use trails, engage in public outreach, foster trail-related tourism, and promote local trail use
  • Assist Canalway Trail communities with marketing to the cycling tourist; organize and promote various Canalway programs, including the annual Canal Clean Sweep and Bicyclists Bring Business Roundtable
  • Provide leadership for trails, active transportation and bicycle-pedestrian advocacy at all levels of government
  • Develop and write print and electronic newsletters, reports, and other publications related to planning, organizing, and outreach

  • Arthur V. Savage Internship Program

    Fall 2018
    The Arthur V. Savage Internship Program offers an opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to work in Albany with the Parks & Trails New York staff to shape policies, organize grassroots constituents and provide stewardship for parks, trails, and other outdoor recreational facilities. The program provides interns with valuable insight and first-hand experience in the environmental field. Interns will assist with a variety of program, research, communications, and outreach tasks related to protecting, promoting and enhancing New York’s parks and trails.