Volunteers

We're looking for hard workers who are not afraid of getting their hands dirty or working up a little sweat to help tackle our work list at the Carrie Furnaces!

Volunteers are needed for:

  • fence and brush pile removalRemoving unsafe stairs
  • clearing trees and filling holes in the ore yard 
  • installing railings and barriers
  • repairing or demolishing falling platforms and scaffolding
  • cleaning up junk from inside and around buildings
  • painting

If you are interested in volunteering at Carrie, please contact Angie Morini for additional information.


Additional volunteers are needed to assist with:

  • bus, boat and bike tours
  • educational programs and field trips
  • museums and archives
  • special events

We're also looking for volunteers with a connection to Pittsburgh's steel industry and/or heritage who not only can interpret our region's steel story and learn to interpret the Carrie Blast Furnace site but can also share vignettes of their own steel-related experiences.  

For more information, contact us or call 412-464-4020 x31.

Related

Introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area

Introduction to Rivers of Steel

From the History to Go DVD, this clip is a brief introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area.