Trail Solutions Specialist

Remote · Boulder, Colorado, United States · Trails Solutions


The TS1 is a full-time, non-exempt, hourly paid position responsible for assisting Trail Solutions (TS) with trail construction and operation duties. Work includes hand tool use, equipment operation, evaluation of trail, tool and equipment maintenance; performing marketing, administrative, and education tasks; and executing scopes of work. A Trail Solutions Specialist I works with both Directors of Trail Solutions, Project Managers, other TS and IMBA staff, subconsultants and subcontractors, clients, and the general public to help further IMBA’s overall mission. The position assumes a variable schedule depending on workload and ability to travel, from 0 – 60+ hours per week depending on availability and project schedules. Extensive travel is required to maintain a full time schedule.


The Trail Specialist I position is a remote home based position requiring frequent travel throughout the United States with occasional international opportunities


Project Execution

Business Development

● Maintain positive representation of IMBA at all times.



Broad experience in mountain biking and cycling

● Experience working in a team environment

● Experience with the planning, design, construction, maintenance, and management of mountain bicycle facilities.

● Advanced riding skills including the ability to ride technical or jump trails.

● Experience working with managing projects and personnel at private consulting/contractracting firms.

● Experience working with land management agencies and other government entities.

● Strong communication (written and verbal) skills.

● Personable and able to work within a customer service based environment.

● Possess a valid drivers license.

● Competent in a variety of office-based software systems (e.g., MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, timecard systems)

● Ability to work outdoors for long hours performing manual labor and operating equipment

● Exhibit a range from competent to proficient operation of mini-excavators, mini-skid loaders, and various mechanical and manual trail building tools

● Familiar with machine and tool preventative maintenance techniques

● Familiarity working in a not-for-profit business environment and with volunteer advocates

● Possess a strong attention to detail

● Ability to take written and verbal direction from IMBA staff, Trail Solutions staff, and clients to complete project goals


IMBA provides a full range of insurance, 401(k), time off and a great work culture.

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