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AmeriCorps & Human Resources Manager
SBP New Orleans
Posted 4/19/18
The AmeriCorps & HR Manager handles the day-to-day operations of the AmeriCorps program for SBP’s service site by fostering a team member-oriented, high performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity, goal attainment, and integrity. This is done by carrying out responsibilities in the following functional areas: recruitment and selection, orientation and organizational acclimation, program/ grants management, and team member support. To apply: Submit a tailored cover letter, resume, three professional references and salary history to shibbert@sbpusa.org. We will follow up with qualified candidates- please no calls or emails after your submission.
Location: New Orleans, LA

 

Maryland Native Plant Corps Leader
SCA
Posted 4/16/18 
Position Dates: May 14 - September 7, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of adult corps members for the 2018 Assateague Native Plant Corps program in Berlin, MD. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Berlin, MD
 

Excelsior Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 4/16/18 
Position Dates: April - December 21, 2018
This team will be responsible for completing habitat and cultural resource restoration projects including invasive species removal, trail maintenance and construction projects, and campground maintenance projects with the SCA Excelsior Corps. SCA Excelsior Corps works in partnership with the NYS Governor’s Office, the NYS Commission on National and Community Service (AmeriCorps), the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, the NYS Environmental Facilities Corps and the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. The program is based on the SUNY Brockport campus and will complete projects around the state of New York.
Location: New York
 

Pittsburgh Apprentice Community Leader
SCA
Posted 4/16/18 
Position Dates: June 1 - August 8, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks Apprentice Crew Leaders (ACLs) for the Pittsburgh Summer Community program. Apprentice Crew Leaders will work to increase their leadership & field management experience in order to prepare them for a Field Leader position in the future. They will assist in the management, implementation, and reporting of a high school student crew under the supervision of a mentor Crew Leader(s).
Location: Pittsburgh, PA


Director of Finance
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/16/18 
Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) serves 200 young adults annually and has an approximate $4mil budget. The Director of Finance is responsible for all MHYC’s financial matters. The position will report to and work closely with the CEO. In addition, he/she will partner with the senior leadership staff and the board of directors to develop and implement strategies across the organization. She/he must be able to adapt to an evolving environment and thrive in an autonomous and deadline-oriented workplace while managing a staff of three.
Location: Denver, CO


Project Manager: Energy & Water
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/16/18 
This position is responsible for leading the Energy & Water Conservation team comprised of approximately two to three fulltime staff members and a crew of approximately eight to twelve young adults trained in energy and water conservation retrofits (currently including: energy and water audits, LED bulbs, hot water heater/pipe insulation, weather-stripping, programmable thermostats, Ultra-High-Efficiency-Toilets, low-flow sink and shower aerators, behavior coaching and client education).
Location: Denver, CO


Field Supervisor
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 4/16/18 
The Field Supervisor’s primary responsibilities are training, supervising, and mentoring seasonal field staff including Crew Leaders, Assistant Crew Leaders, and YCC Mentors; assisting the Program Coordinators with recruitment and selection of leaders; providing technical support to crews on trail, range, and chainsaw projects; scouting projects and building relationships with on-the-ground partners; ensuring AZCC programming, policies, and procedures are implemented effectively in the field. The primary focus for this position is supporting crews and projects based out of the Flagstaff office. Both office and field work are required in this position, with frequent and prolonged trips to the field. The ability to work a flexible schedule is critical.
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
 

Corps Leader - Multiple
SCA
4-16/18 
Various start dates

Crew Leader Openings - Mutiple
SCA
4/16/18 
Various start dates

 

Crew Member
Canyon Country Youth Corps
Posted 4/16/18
CCYC is now hiring Crew Members for our Fall season! If you’re interested in camping and working in beautiful places while participating in conservation activities on the Colorado Plateau then this job is for you! You’ll be building trails, fences, removing invasive species (with chainsaws), restoring grasslands, doing fuel reduction, and various other tasks assigned by our service partners. You’ll be able to network with people in the field who work with the National Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, and others. You’ll be on a crew of 8 in remote locations in the Four Corners region. The season will run from August 6th until late November 2018. Upon successful completion of your season you may be eligible for an education award from AmeriCorps. Must be age 18-26 and pass a criminal history check. You can apply here: https://ccdiscovery.org/conservation-corp/apply
Location: Monticello, UT

 

Development Director
EarthCorps
Posted 4/9/18 
EarthCorps seeks an experienced, results oriented Development Director (DD) to lead fundraising for a $3.4 million Seattle-based nonprofit with $1.4 million in contributed revenue. The DD reports to the Executive Director and leads EarthCorps' development and communications team. The DD creates and executes strategy for individual and major donor engagement, planned giving, special events, corporate and foundation donors, communications, and data management. The DD must have the ability to build relationships that will grow contributed revenue.
Location: Seattle, WA



Long term & Summer Trail Crew Leader/Assistant Crew Leader
Rocky Moutain Youth Corps - CO
Posted 4/6/18 
Start Date: May 11, 2018 
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps engages youth in the outdoors, inspiring them to use their strengths and potential to lead healthy, productive lives. We offer positions to youth and young adults (ages 18-25) to spend a summer serving on meaningful conservation projects throughout northwest Colorado. Projects may include trail building and maintenance, primitive road construction (for Off Highway Vehicles, etc.), building and maintaining irrigation ditches, fence construction, noxious weed eradication, fire fuels reduction (chainsaw use) and habitat restoration. Crews of 9-10 people, led by a Crew Leader and Assistant Leader will stay together for the duration of the session. Crews will camp and serve in a variety of changing weather conditions. All corps members will participate in 40 hour service weeks, daily camp chores, educational activities throughout the week, and weekend recreation. Spending a summer with RMYC can be a life changing and rewarding experience.Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to service, diversity, self-development, and the team environment. 
Location: Steamboat Springs, CO


Recruitment & Member Support Coordinator
Arizona Conservation Corps/Conservation Corps New Mexico
Posted 4/4/18 
Start Date: April 2018
Provides general recruitment and outreach for operations Arizona Conservation Corps (AZCC) and ConservationCorps New Mexico (CCNM). Oversee member admission and membeexperience processes and procedures on a  statewide level. Oversee member recruitment working with key staff to develop and implement recruitment practices, conduct interviews and hire Corpsmembers. The Recruitment and Member Support Director will  supervise this position.  
Location: Flagstaff or Tucson, AZ
 

Logistics Technician
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 4/4/18 
Start Date: April 2018
The Logistics Assistant’s primary responsibility is to logistically support crews with equipment, tools, vehicles, and food. Evening, overnight and weekend work required on occasion. A flexible schedule is a must. 
Location: Flagstaff, AZ


Local Program Coordinator
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 4/4/18 
The Local Program Coordinator’s primary responsibilities are: recruiting, hiring, training, supervising, and mentoring seasonal field staff including Crew Leaders, and Assistant Crew Leaders; supporting and maintaining partnerships through partner coordination, project development, and reporting; overseeing and maintaining consistent quality control, risk management, and program integrity. Both office and field work are required in this position and the ability to work a flexible schedule is critical. 
Location: Tucson, AZ


Field Crew Leader
Texas Conservation Corps at American YouthWorks
Posted 4/4/18 
Position Dates: June 4 - December 14, 2018 
Louisiana Conservation Corps is recruiting two Crew Leaders to lead a Field Crew for Fall of 2018. The term would be from June 4th to December 14th. Leaders will co-lead a 10 person crew through conservation projects. Crews will typically work a 10 days on and 4 days off schedule: leaving on a Monday, and coming back the following Wednesday. At the beginning of the week, the crew will go grocery shopping and purchase food with a budget provided by TxCC. The crews will then work, camp, eat, and live together until the end of their 10 day work cycle. For local project site’s, crews will work a regular 8-5pm, Monday-Friday schedule. During projects, the crews will get to and from their project sites using our vehicles, driven by the crew leaders. Stipend: $1,500 / month. This crew serves as a Disaster Response Team as well, and can expect to deploy to small or large disasters.
Location: Austin, TX


Disaster Repsonse Team Crew Leader
Texas Conservation Corps at American YouthWorks
Posted 4/4/18 
Position Dates: August 13 - July 26, 2018
These crews work on conservation projects throughout the year but remain on-call and able to deploy should a flood, fire, hurricane, or other disaster occur. These members serve on conservation projects including habitat restoration, fire mitigation, and trail work solely in the state of Texas. They are both a state and federal resource during disasters, and receive training in spontaneous volunteer management, donations management, and the Incident Command System. Common partners include FEMA and the Texas Department of Emergency Crews will typically work a 10 days on and 4 days off schedule: leaving on a Monday, and coming back the following Wednesday. At the beginning of the week, the crew will go grocery shopping and purchase food with a budget provided by TxCC. The crews will then work, camp, eat, and live together until the end of their 10 day work cycle. For local project site’s, crews will work a regular 8-5pm, Monday-Friday schedule. During projects, the crews will get to and from their project sites using our vehicles, driven by the crew leaders. Stipend: $1,500 / month. Management.
Location: Austin, TX
 

Sawyer Crew Leader
Larimer County Conservation Corps
Posted 4/4/18 
Deadline: April 9, 2018 
The crew leader is a seasonal, supervisory position managing a crew of young adults who perform various conservation projects.  Projects focus on hazardous tree removal, fire mitigation, and invasive species removal using chainsaws on public and private lands throughout the community. Crew leaders work side-by-side with the corpsmembers and assistant crew leader to complete work projects in a variety of weather conditions and terrain.
To apply:  Please complete an online application at larimerworkforce.org/get-involved
Location: Fort Collins, CO


2018 Summer of Service Crew Leader
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18
Position Dates: May 7 - August 10, 2018 
Mile High Youth Corps Crew Leader positions require individuals who are skilled problem-solvers, experienced leaders and positive role models. A crew is comprised of ten Corpsmembers (18-24 years old) who work together to complete work projects on public lands and in communities. Crew Leaders must possess a strong work ethic, promote high quality work performance in their crew and have a desire to devote themselves to field-based youth development for an entire summer. The position requires both supervisory and technical aptitude, in addition to a high level of comfort in the outdoors.
Location: Denver, CO


2018 Summer of Service Crew Leader
Mile High Youth Corps 
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 7 - August 10, 2018 
Mile High Youth Corps Crew Leader positions require individuals who are skilled problem-solvers, experienced leaders and positive role models. A crew is comprised of ten Corpsmembers (18-24 years old) who work together to complete work projects on public lands and in communities.. Crew Leaders must possess a strong work ethic, promote high quality work performance in their crew and have a desire to devote themselves to field-based youth development for an entire summer. The position requires both supervisory and technical aptitude, in addition to a high level of comfort in the outdoors.
Location: Colorado Springs, CO


Summer 2018 GoWild Team Crew Leader
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18
Position Dates: April 30 - August 17, 2018 
Mile High Youth Corps Crew Leader positions require individuals who are skilled problem-solvers, experienced leaders and positive role models. The GoWild Team will be comprised of six-eight Corpsmembers (18-24 years old) serving together as part of the GoWild Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Generation Wild Initiative connecting youth and families to the outdoors. The GoWild Coalition encompasses the Northeast Metro communities of Commence City, Northwest Aurora, Northeast Park Hill, and Montbello. The Outreach Team will provide targeted outreach, community engagement, direct service and support for GoWild projects to cultivate environmental stewardship.
Location: Denver, CO


Finance Manager
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
The Finance Manager will provide fiscal support to the Director of Finance and Operations. Primary areas of responsibility include budgeting, forecasting, grant funding and insurance oversight.
Location: Denver, CO


Summer of Service Corpsmember 
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 15 - August 10, 2018 OR May 29 - August 16, 2018 
The Summer of Service Program (SOS) is an intensive, team-based, 13 week-long program. SOS Corpsmembers serve on conservation and environmental stewardship projects throughout the Denver metro area while engaging in meaningful education activities. Corpsmembers have the choice to serve on either a Hand or Sawyer Crew.
Location: Denver, CO


Summer of Service Women's Crew Leader
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 7 - August 10, 2018 
Mile High Youth Corps Crew Leader positions require individuals who are skilled problem-solvers, experienced leaders and positive role models. A crew is comprised of ten Corpsmembers (18-24 years old) who work together to complete work projects on public lands and in communities. Crew Leaders must possess a strong work ethic, promote high quality work performance in their crew and have a desire to devote themselves to field-based youth development for an entire summer. The position requires both supervisory and technical aptitude, in addition to a high level of comfort in the outdoors.
Location: Denver, CO


Summer of Service Corpsmember
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 15 - August 10, 2018 OR May 29 - August 17, 2018
The Summer of Service Program (SOS) is an intensive, team-based, 13 week-long program based in Colorado Springs. The SOS Corpsmembers serve on conservation and environmental stewardship projects throughout the Southern Front Range area while engaging in meaningful education activities. Corpsmembers have the choice to serve on either a Hand or Sawyer Crew.
Location: Colorado Springs, CO


Human Resources Associate (Part-time)
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
The Human Resources Associate will perform a range of hiring, administrative, and human resource support functions for Mile High Youth Corps – Southern Front Range (MHYC-SFR). The Human Resources Associate will directly contribute to increasing MHYC-SFR’s capacity to meet the organization’s mission: To help youth make a difference in themselves and their communities through meaningful service opportunities and educational experiences.
Location: Southern Front Range


2018 GoWild Team Corpsmember
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 29 - August 11, 2018
The GoWild Team will be comprised of six-eight Corpsmembers (18-24 years old) serving together as part of the GoWild Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Generation Wild Initiative, which aims to connect youth and families to the outdoors. The GoWild Coalition encompasses the Northeast Metro Denver communities of Commerce City, Northwest Aurora, Northeast Park Hill, and Montbello. The GoWild Team will provide targeted outreach, community engagement, direct service, and support for GoWild projects to cultivate environmental stewardship.
Location: Denver, CO


Summer of Service Corpsmember
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 15 - August 10, 2018 OR May 29 - August 16, 2018 
The Summer of Service Program (SOS) is an intensive, team-based, 13 week-long program. SOS Corpsmembers on the Sheridan crew will serve on conservation and environmental stewardship projects in the City of Sheridan and surrounding communities while engaging in meaningful education activities. Sheridan projects are aligned with the city’s GOCO (Great Outdoors Colorado) Inspire initiative that invests in places, programs and pathways that get kids and their families outside.
Location: Sheridan, CO


Summer of Service Women's Crew Corpsmember
Mile High Youth Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 15 - August 10, 2018 
Summer of Service (SOS) is an intensive, team-based, 13-week-long program. SOS Corpsmembers serve on conservation and environmental stewardship projects throughout the Denver metro area while engaging in meaningful education activities. Serving on the Women’s Crew provides an opportunity for 18-24 year old women interested in exploring the land management field to gain experience and acquire technical skills in a safe and supportive environment. Inclusivity is a core value at MHYC, and the Women’s Crew embodies this value by helping to create opportunities for women for a more equitable future in the field of land management. Aligning with the strategic priorities of the major federal land management agencies1, our goal is to promote a more inclusive public lands workforce informed by diverse perspectives and voices.
Location: Dever, CO


Trails Supervisor 
Appalachian Mountain Club
Posted 4/3/18 
The Trails Supervisor is primarily responsible for leading the development of AMC’s Moosehead Region Trails Program to fulfill the vision of the region as a world-class destination for outdoor recreation. The Trails Supervisor is responsible for the planning, hiring, training and field oversight of the staff and work of the Professional and Volunteer Trail Crew program, including AMC’s Maine Woods Initiative (MWI) Lands and AMC efforts on other lands. The Trails Supervisor is also responsible for project logistics, trail layout, trail signing and trails facilities maintenance while ensuring that work is preformed to the highest of standards. Additional duties include assessing trail work needs and field consultations with Volunteer Trail Adopters and volunteer trail workers.
To apply: Now accepting applications! Please include your resume and a cover letter when applying via the link below. No phone calls please. 
Location: Greenville, ME


Hazard Tree Removal Crew Member
Utah Conservation Corps
Posted 4/3/18 
Position Dates: May 21 - November 18, 2018
This is a 6-month AmeriCorps crew member position on a crew that will spend 10-16 weeks working and living in the Evanston-Mountain View Ranger District of the Uinta National Forest working closely with the USFS to complete hazard tree removal and forest fuels thinning around man-made structures, preparation for controlled burns, and completion of controlled burns on biomass piles.  The crew will receive an S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaw Certification and FFT2 Basic Wildland Firefighter Certification (Red Card) from the U.S. Forest Service.  Excellent experience if you are pursing wildland firefighting!  Apply today at https://ucc.usu.edu/apply/index
Position open untiled filled
Location: Cedar City, UT


Executive Director
Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa
Posted 4/2/18
Position open until 4/30/18
Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa (CCMI) is seeking a new Executive Director. The Executive Director (ED) must be able to provide strategic vision, inspirational yet authentic leadership, strong financial management, and operational direction for a dynamic, multi-location nonprofit organization. 
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of CCMI’s environmental stewardship and service-learning mission and financial objectives. The ED is the organization’s chief spokesperson and is responsible for cultivating partnerships with government, corporate and foundation leaders, individual donors, and environmental leaders. The ED leads and directs CCMI staff and corps members in a manner that honors the rich history of the Conservation Corps movement. He/she oversees an annual operating budget of $10+ million with multiple revenue streams. 
The successful candidate will have a proactive, results-oriented approach to nonprofit management and a track record of leadership and financial success. He or she will have the ability to develop positive relationships with, and win the confidence of, a broad range of stakeholders including government officials, donors, staff, corps members, foundation leaders, alumni, and community partners. To Apply: E-mail resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: Renae Oswald-Anderson, Interim Executive Director Strategic Consulting & Coaching, renae.oswald-anderson@conservationcorps.org. 
Location: based in Saint Paul, MN

 

National High School Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Program Dates: June - August 2018
National Conservation Crews consist of two leaders and a crew of 6-8 high school volunteers, ages 15-19.  Crews live and work in spectacular National and State parks, forests & preserves across the United States.  Two leaders camp with their crew in frontcountry or backcountry sites and work to complete conservation projects in trail building & maintenance or invasive species control.  Typical programs are 2 to 5 weeks in length, starting at the beginning of June and going through the end of August. National Crew Leader Applicants will also be considered for placements leading local high school students on SCA’s regional crews and Youth Conservation Corps programs.
Location: Various
 

Alaska Watershed Restoration Project Leader - Northern Baranof Island
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Program Dates: April 9 - September 2018 
Teams will live and work together during the work week, Monday through Friday, for two weeks of training and ten weeks at remote field camps. They have the opportunity to build a small community; the Project Leader will also coordinate training and field work together with the primary project partner, the USDA Forest Service Sitka Ranger District. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Sitka, AK


Veteran Fire Corps Project Leader - Bighorn National Forest
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Program Dates: April 19 - August 11, 2018 
The Veterans Fire Corps is comprised of post-9/11-era US Military Veterans receiving essential training, credentials and experience to competitively pursue wildland fire and/or forestry careers. In this internship members will serve in teams of five with an experienced SCA Project Leader. Teams may work in National Forest, National Park and/or National Fish and Wildlife Service units in South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and/or Florida. Corps members will become familiar with federal agencies via fire training through multiple disciplines such as wildlife ecology, botany and resource management. Team Projects may include, but are not limited to, participation on prescribed fires, fuels reduction, fire effects monitoring, trail maintenance, wildlife and wilderness monitoring, educational outreach, and pre-fire preparation of burn units. A typical schedule consists of four consecutive 10-hour days with three days off. Wildland firefighting demands a high level of fitness to work in difficult environmental conditions, including steep terrain, extreme temperatures, altitude, and smoke. Members will be required to pass the Work Capacity (Pack) Test at the “arduous” level. The Pack Test consists of completing a 3-mile hike with 45-pound pack in 45 minutes. Physical conditioning prior to the start date is highly recommended and physical training will be conducted during the term of service.
Location: Bighorn National Forest, WY


Veteran Fire Corps Project Leader - Black Hills
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Program Dates: April 19 - August 12, 2018 
This leader will supervise teams of five veteran members working in partnership with the US Forest Service to complete fire/fuels management work. The Veteran Fire Corps provides recent-era veterans with training, credentials and experience they need to competitively pursue wildland fire and/or forestry careers. Projects may include but are not limited to: hazardous fuels reduction, hand-puling of slash, constructing fire line in pre-fire preparation of prescribed burn units, collecting fuel inventory data, FIREWISE educational outreach, trail maintenance, timber marking, wildlife surveys, and fence construction. Project work and schedules vary depending on region and season.
Location: Black Hills National Forest, WY


Excelsior Conservation Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Position Dates: April - December 21, 2018 
SCA Excelsior Corps works in partnership with the NYS Governor’s Office, the NYS Commission on National and Community Service (AmeriCorps), the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, the NYS Environmental Facilities Corps and the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. The program is based on the SUNY Brockport campus and will complete projects around the state of New York.
Location: New York


Maryland Native Plant Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/29/18 
Program Dates: May 14 - September 7, 2018 
Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Berlin, MD


Grant Writer
Urban Corps of San Diego County
Posted 3/28/18 
The Grant Writer’s function is to sustain and strengthen Urban Corps’ financial health by securing grant funding for programs, services, operating support, and capital needs. The Grant Writer consistently researches new funding opportunities and maintains existing public and private funding relationships. This position requires superb written communication skills, attention to detail, and time management in a dynamic environment. Information synthesis and interdisciplinary thinking are key aspects of the position as Urban Corps’ program combines conservation, education, and workforce development. Working with the operations departments and Corps-to-Career student services program, the Grant Writer identifies potential projects, service needs, and equipment needs, and matches needs with potential funding sources. The Grant Writer works with the operations departments to identify leveraging opportunities, scopes of work, and budgets for project-based grants, necessitating strong teamwork and verbal communication skills. The Grant Writer may also assist in raising awareness about the organization in the community through award nominations and recognition opportunities.
Location: San Diego, CA


Corpsmember
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/28/18 
Position Dates: April 16 - August 17, 2018 
As an AmeriCorps program participant, work effectively as member of crew; perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservation and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapts to various climates; camps overnight outdoors in wilderness areas near work sites for short or extended periods of time; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in environmental education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary.
Location: Flagstaff or Tucson, AZ


Forestry or Trail Crew Member
Nevada Conservation Corps
Posted 3/28/18
Position Dates: May 21 - November 16, 2018 
Spend a season or more working and camping outside at some of Nevada’s premier natural areas. Serve alongside volunteers from across the country while making a lasting contribution to Nevada’s natural resources and heritage. Gain valuable field experience while working on habitat improvement, restoration, and recreation projects with the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, the National Park Service, and many other federal and state agencies. Learn firsthand from federal employees and specialists about natural resource and conservation careers. Projects may include trail construction and maintenance, hazardous fuels reduction, and habitat restoration.
Location: Reno, NV


Director of Finance 
American YouthWorks 
Posted 3/27/18 
The Director of Finance provides leadership toward the achievement of the organization’s mission by supervising all financial activities for American YouthWorks. The Director of Finance will provide strategic direction and financial guidance to AYW's Board of Directors, Executive Management Team, and program directors. The Director of Finance manages all of the company's financial operations, oversees implementation of the infrastructure and systems needed to support strategic objectives and provides key strategic counsel for business activities and new business opportunities. 
To view the full job posting and to apply to this job, please visit our website at www.americanyouthworks.org
Location: Austin, TX


Training Officer
SCA
Posted 3/26/2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national force of youth conservation volunteers, has an exciting opportunity in our Education and Training Department. America’s #1 youth conservation service organization seeks a Training Officer in our Seattle, WA office. SCA’s mission to create the next generation of conservation leaders begins with the need to create and execute exceptional training of its leaders and members. The Training Officer’s national role is to ensure that each leader and member has the knowledge and tools to become their generation’s conservation leaders. This position creates and delivers the course materials for outstanding program trainings consistent with the program’s established curriculum. Training Officers oversee that all vendors used for remote and in person trainings meet the high-quality expectations of SCA as trainers and subject matter experts, and ensure that all training materials, selected courses and sessions are at or above best industry standards and practices. This position is the cornerstone of SCA’s industry-leading program delivery whose functions are national and program-wide in scope.
Location: Seattle, WA
 

Conservation Crew Corpsmember - Local and Camping Adult Crew - Summer 2018
Southeast Conservation Corps
Posted 3/23/18 
Start/End Date: June 11 - August 22, 2018
Southeast Conservation Corps’ Crew Leaders perform many roles and are the key to our program’s success. The position is multi-faceted and demanding, but with opportunity for enormous rewards. Successful candidates will demonstrate resourcefulness, effective communication skills, excellent judgment, maturity, initiative, professionalism, and the desire to devote themselves to a crew experience where the needs of others are placed above oneself. The schedule for this crew will include both local “day crew” weeks and camping hitches. SECC works with a variety of land management agencies in Tennessee and throughout the Southeast region, such as the United States Forest Service, National Park Service, State Parks and conservation-based non-profits. Projects vary but include trail construction and maintenance, ecosystem restoration, habitat restoration, fire fuels reduction, fencing on public lands, invasive weed removal, herbicide applications, and many others. The project work is manual labor based and most projects require a hike into and out of the project site daily carrying tools and a day pack.
Location: Chattanooga, TN
 

Conservation Crew Member - Backcountry Camping Adult Crew
Southeast Conservation Corps 
Posted 3/23/18 
Start/End Date: June 11 - August 22, 2018
Southeast Conservation Corps’ Crew Leaders perform many roles and are the key to our program’s success. The position is multi-faceted and demanding, but with opportunity for enormous rewards. Successful candidates will demonstrate resourcefulness, effective communication skills, excellent judgment, maturity, initiative, professionalism, and the desire to devote themselves to a crew experience where the needs of others are placed above oneself. This crew will be doing a vast amount of working and living in a backcountry setting. Thus, crew members will be hiking in a crew and personal gear into project sites by foot. The work will be hiking intensive and members should be comfortable hiking multiple miles a day with a tools, saws, and personal day pack. Crosscut training will be given to this crew. 
Location: Chattanooga, TN


USFS Logan Ranger District Wilderness Steward
Utah Conservation Corps 
Posted 3/23/18 
Start Date: mid-May 2018
This is a 12-month, full-time AmeriCorps position where the member will work closely with USFS Logan Ranger District to assist with their Wilderness Stewardship Performance project, including trail inventorying and developing a public education plan.  Excellent experience working with Forest Service planning and public outreach.  Member must maintain great time management and self-direction to be successful in this position.  Click on the position title above for more information or visit https://ucc.usu.edu/apply/index.  Resume, cover letter, and references should be submitted to Lindsay Thalacker, Lindsay.thalacker@usu.eduASAP.
Location: Logan, UT


BLM Westwater River Travel Management Intern
Utah Conservation Corps
Posted 3/23/18 
Start Date: mid-May 2018
This is a 3-month, full-time AmeriCorps position where the member will work closely with the BLM in southeast Utah to carry out river monitoring and conservation education/public outreach goals – excellent experience working with BLM travel management plans.  Member must have experience with working and traveling in remote locations, valid driver’s license, and good driving record.  Click on the position title above for more information or visit https://ucc.usu.edu/apply/index. Resume, cover letter, and references should be submitted to Jake Deslauriers, jake.d@usu.edu ASAP.   
Location: Westwater, UT
 

Crew Coordinator
Nevada Conservation Corps - Great Basin Institute 
Posted 3/22/18 
As the Crew Coordinator you will work closely with NCC Program Director and other program staff to coordinate and oversee up to 20, 5-person AmeriCorps restoration crews at a time over a year-round field season across Nevada. NCC restoration crews work with land management agencies throughout the state on projects including trail construction and maintenance, invasive species eradication, habitat enhancement for native and endangered species, illegal road decommissioning, barrier construction, and fuels reduction. The role of the Crew Coordinator is to provide logistical support for the crews and their leaders so they may have a successful field season. The Coordinator communicates with agency partners to schedule work tours and provide crew leaders the details and scope of their projects so they may adequately prepare for the week’s work. The Coordinator also works closely with crew leaders to provide guidance and support as they learn to lead and manage their crews in the field. The Crew Coordinator will also work to ensure that all program activities, service, and member management are in compliance with GBI, NCC and AmeriCorps standards and policies.
Location: Reno, NV


Recruitment & Member Support Coordinator
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/22/18 
Provides general recruitment and outreach for operations Arizona Conservation Corps (AZCC) and Conservation Corps New Mexico (CCNM). Oversee member admission and member experience processes and procedures on a statewide level. Oversee member recruitment working with key staff to develop and implement recruitment practices, conduct interviews and hire Corpsmembers. The Recruitment and Member Support Director will supervise this position. Complete position description can be found at: https://azcorps.org/work-with-us
To Apply: Send Cover letter and resume to Zoe Gordon, Recruitment and Member Support Director at zoe@conservationlegacy.org.
Location: Flagstaff or Tucson, AZ

 

Disaster Recovery Supply & Logistics Coordinator
SBP
Posted 3/21/18
Our ability to continue to bring families home relies heavily on the dedication of our AmeriCorps members. The position of Supply & Logistics Coordinator serves as the backbone of SBP’s construction department, providing disaster-impacted sites with the necessary tools and materials on time and accurately. Responsibilities include efficiently procuring materials, preparing and delivering orders, and scheduling pick-ups for each job site with a keen focus on accuracy. As a Supply and Logistics Coordinator, you work closely with vendors to procure necessary materials and track weekly inventory of these materials. The impact these members have on the lives of our homeowners is necessary as they are responsible for the prompt delivery of rebuilding materials throughout these disaster impacted areas. Working closely with SBP’s construction department, Supply & Logistics Coordinators determine the need for the rebuild process, organizing and maintaining tools and tracking their location. As a member of the warehouse team, these members focus on keeping the warehouse clean and safe while constantly creating and refining processes. Supply & Logistics Coordinators ensure that SBP is represented in a positive and professional manner by completing each project on time and on schedule, interacting positively with colleagues, maintaining tools and focusing on safety in the warehouse and at each job site. Members who have served in this position are trained by the Toyota Production System which has allowed them to pursue careers in warehouse management, supply chain management and project management positions.
To apply: Applicants are encouraged to view SBP’s AmeriCorps member recruitment video that provides an overview of the Supply and Logistics position as well as additional AmeriCorps service opportunities by visiting the following link: http://sbpusa.org/get-involved/americorps 
Location: Various locations


Northern Baranof Island Watershed Restoration Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/21/18 
Program Dates: April - September 2018 
Teams will live and work together during the work week, Monday through Friday, for two weeks of training and ten weeks at remote field camps. They have the opportunity to build a small community; the Project Leader will also coordinate training and field work together with the primary project partner, the USDA Forest Service Sitka Ranger District. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Sitka, AK


Veteran Fire Corps Project Leader - Bighorn National Forest
SCA
Posted 3/21/18
Program Dates: April 19 - August 11, 2018 
The Veterans Fire Corps is comprised of post-9/11-era US Military Veterans receiving essential training, credentials and experience to competitively pursue wildland fire and/or forestry careers. In this internship members will serve in teams of five with an experienced SCA Project Leader. Teams may work in National Forest, National Park and/or National Fish and Wildlife Service units in South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and/or Florida. Corps members will become familiar with federal agencies via fire training through multiple disciplines such as wildlife ecology, botany and resource management. Team Projects may include, but are not limited to, participation on prescribed fires, fuels reduction, fire effects monitoring, trail maintenance, wildlife and wilderness monitoring, educational outreach, and pre-fire preparation of burn units. A typical schedule consists of four consecutive 10-hour days with three days off. Wildland firefighting demands a high level of fitness to work in difficult environmental conditions, including steep terrain, extreme temperatures, altitude, and smoke. Members will be required to pass the Work Capacity (Pack) Test at the “arduous” level. The Pack Test consists of completing a 3-mile hike with 45-pound pack in 45 minutes. Physical conditioning prior to the start date is highly recommended and physical training will be conducted during the term of service.
Location: Bighorn National Forest, WY


Casey Trees Inventory and Watering Team Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/21/18 
Program Dates: June 4 - August 17, 2018 
Casey Trees is monitoring and evaluating the ecological health of Washington DC’s urban forest.  Casey Trees is a non-profit, DC based organization with a mission to restore, enhance and protect the tree canopy of our Nation’s capital. Their goal is to create a healthy, resilient and sustainable urban environment by monitoring and evaluating the ecological health of Washington DC’s urban forest. Building on Casey Trees’ previous work collecting tree data in the District, SCA and Casey Trees are implementing a DC-based program to monitor the health of trees on streets and in parks throughout the city this summer. The crew will be responsible for watering trees that Casey Trees has planted for the past 16 years throughout the city. Casey Trees will provide an in-person technical training at the start of the program for the team. The crew leader will be responsible for two young adult members.
Location: Washington D.C.


GWMP & Wolf Trap Invasive Species Team Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/21/18 
Program Dates: June 4 - August 17, 2018 
This project is to introduce a small team of young adults to a number of aspects of natural resources management, using hands on projects in selected projects at George Washington Memorial Parkway (GWMP) and Wolf Trap National Park. Under the leadership of natural resources professional staff at GWMP, a small field team of young adults will work with the staff at both parks to identify, target and control invasive plant populations throughout areas of the George Washington Memorial Parkway. The team will also monitor previously treated areas and identify and map new problem areas. Finally, the team will work a variety of habitat restoration and species diversification projects. There will be three young adult members and one crew leader on this team.
Location: Washington D.C./VA


Stewards of the Future Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/21/18 
Program Dates: May 7 - December 7, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire local high-school-age students for the Stewards of the Future program at the Frederick Law Olmstead National Historic Site in Brookline, MA. Stewards of the Future are bridges between the National Park Service and the youth community. They develop teen-relevant experiences that preserve the cultural and historical message of our National Parks. In addition, we strive to create an engaging summer experience that promotes personal intellectual growth and professional team development.
Leader will manage members as they engage in tasks including:

  • Interact professionally with diverse National Park Service visitors in person and on the phone
  • Support current programming such as family days, open houses, and public outreach
  • Staff visitor center, which includes managing a cash register and maintaining sales area
  • Provide basic site information
  • Actively participate in a team project
  • Operate digital equipment, including cameras, tablets, and computers 

Location: Brookline, MA


Field Crew Member
Conservation Corps New Mexico
Posted 3/20/18 
Position Dates: April 16 - September 21, 2018 
A traditional field crew based out of Las Cruces NM and working all over the Southwest with a wide variety of partners and projects, from April 16 to Sept 21.  Members receive a $285/week living stipend and an education award of nearly $3,000 upon completion.
Location: Las Cruces, NM


Veterans Fire Corps Member
Conservation Corps New Mexico
Posted 3/20/18 
Position Dates: April 16 - July 27, 2018 
A Veterans Fire Corps crew based out of Tucson and working in the Gila National Forest of New Mexico from April 16 to July 27. Members receive living stipend of $375/week and an educational award of $2,215 upon completion.
Location: Gila Forest, NM


Crew Leader
Arizona Conservation Corps 
Posted 3/20/18 
Position Dates: May 14 - October 26, 2018   
For the Chiricahua crew leaders start May 14 and go through Oct 26. With a pay range of $420- 600/week depending on experience.
Location: Tucson, AZ


Crew Member
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/20/18 
Position Dates: May 26 - October 26, 2018 
A traditional field crew based in Tucson and working specifically in the beautiful Chiricahua National Forrest on a wide variety of conservation projects including trails and restoration, May 21 to Oct 26.  Members receive a $285/week living stipend and an education award of nearly $3,000 upon completion.
Location: Tuscon, AZ


Crew Member
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/20/18 
Position Dates: May 21 - August 17, 2018 
An Ancestral Lands crew which will be based in Tucson and working in the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument May 21 to Aug 17. Members of native tribes are given priority. Members receive living stipend of $285/week and an educational award of $2,215 upon completion.
Location: Tucson, AZ


Canaan Valley YCC Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: July 2 - August 24, 2018
Serve as the Youth Conservation Corp group leader and supervisor.  The Leader will coordinate five youth ranging 15-18, Monday through Friday during regular business hours with one potential overnight camping trip.  Leader will be responsible for safety, administration, clerical, biological, ecological, and environmental education for the youth enrolled.  Operate hand and power tools, motorized vehicles.  The work requires physical exertion, such as walking over wet, rough, uneven or rocky surfaces, bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, climbing, or similar activities.  Work requires average agility and dexterity.  The majority of the work is performed outdoors.  Temperature and weather extremes may be encountered. Projects include: repair boardwalks, build bridges, trail maintenance (water breaks repairs), visitor center garden maintenance, assist in wildlife (Woodcock, Bat, and vernal pool) surveys, invasive species removal, building maintenance (mow/weed-eat), fence post removal, data management, and tree planting.
Location: Davis, West Virginia 
 

Virgin Islands National Park YCC Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18 
Program Dates: July 16 - August 31, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire six locally-recruited high school students to complete conservation projects, assisting park staff with hurricane restoration, and engaging in environmental education in the Virgin Islands National Park.  There is no housing provided for this position, we are looking for local candidates ideally, or those with housing connections on St. Thomas or St. John.  Two co-leaders will work with students during business hours M-F, with nights and weekends off.
Location: U.S. Virgin Islands


National High School Crew Leader - 2018
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018
National Conservation Crews consist of two leaders and a crew of 6-8 high school volunteers, ages 15-19.  Crews live and work in spectacular National and State parks, forests & preserves across the United States.  Two leaders camp with their crew in frontcountry or backcountry sites and work to complete conservation projects in trail building & maintenance or invasive species control.  Typical programs are 2 to 5 weeks in length, starting at the beginning of June and going through the end of August. National Crew Leader Applicants will also be considered for placements leading local high school students on SCA’s regional crews and Youth Conservation Corps programs.
Location: Various
 

Seattle Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018 
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Seattle, WA


Chicago Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18 
Program Dates: July 2 - August 10, 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Chicago, Il


Houston Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June - August
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Houston, TX


Washington D.C. Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: July 2 - August 10, 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for daily management and supervision of SCA Community Conservation Crew with two to ten members
  • Assist co-leader (some crews are solo-led) in managing student and group safety and development, curriculum delivery, outdoor and environmental education, and work project completion
  • Lead various conservation service projects designed to build an ethic of community and environmental stewardship. Projects include a range from trail and park maintenance, habitat restoration, to urban agriculture
  • Leader is responsible for managing work outcomes and crew dynamics

Location: Washington D.C.
 

NY & NJ Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: New Jersey
 

Philadelpia Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Philadelphia, PA
 

Pittsburg Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/19/18
Program Dates: June 1 - August 8, 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Pittsburg, PA
 

Crew Leader - Field Crew
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/19/18 
Position Dates: May 17 - August 17, 2018
Supervise 7-8 person AmeriCorps crew to perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservation and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapts to various climates; camps overnight outdoors in wilderness areas near work sites for short or extended periods of time; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in environmental education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary. Compensation: $420 - 600/week (depending on experience)
To apply: Please complete our on-line application at: https://azcorps.org/leadership-opportunities.
Location: Flagstaff, AZ


Assistant Crew Leader - Field Crew
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/19/18
Position Dates: May 17 - August 17, 2018
Arizona Conservation Corps (AZCC) Flagstaff Office seeks qualified candidates for Assistant Crew Leader positions for Summer 2018. AZCC offers opportunities for individuals to work in a crew environment on national lands throughout the southwestern United States and elsewhere. Successful crew leaders are self-motivated, energetic and tenacious – they understand the value of hard work in the outdoors and are driven to excellence in conservation. Assistant Crew Leaders will receive a $360 weekly living stipend, AmeriCorps education award upon completion of term.
To apply: Please complete our on-line application at: https://azcorps.org/leadership-opportunities.
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
 

Youth Conservation Crew - Summer Mentor
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/19/18 
Position Dates: May 21 - August 17, 2018
The summer YCC mentor term will include 7 weeks of co-mentoring a YCC crew of six 15-18 year olds on project works in various communities throughout Northern Arizona. This includes teaching and mentoring the corpsmembers in a variety of project work including trail work and restoration on projects with the Forest Service, National Park Service, AZ State Parks and others. Both before and after those 7 weeks, Summer YCC Mentors will regroup as a crew of mentors, and return to a hitch schedule based out of Flagstaff.  The typical hitch schedule is eight to nine days on project (camping at the project site) with five to six days off in town. The day starts at 7:00AM with a stretch circle and safety meeting. The day includes two fifteen minute breaks and a half hour break for lunch. The day concludes at 5:30PM. During the YCC program (June 4-July 21) the schedule will typically be Monday through Thursday working 10 hour days or Monday through Friday working 8 hours days, depending on location. Corpsmembers are paid an AmeriCorps living stipend which averages out to $310 per week or $620 biweekly before taxes. Upon completion of the term the Corpsmember will receive an education award of $1,538.36 that can be used to pay back student loans or for future education at a Title IV accredited college.
To apply: Please complete our on-line application at: https://azcorps.org/open-positions
Location: Flagstaff, AZ


Corpsmember - Grand Canyon
Arizona Conservation Corps (Ancestral Lands)
Posted 3/19/18 
Position Dates: May 21 - August 17, 2018 
Work outside and learn new skills in the natural resources field this summer! Work on a variety of conservation projects at Grand Canyon National Park. Projects vary but include trail construction and maintenance, ecosystem restoration, habitat restoration, fire fuels reduction, fencing on public lands, invasive weed removal, herbicide applications, and many others. The typical schedule is four ten-hour days with three days off, or eight to nine days on with five or six days off. Campsites are provided close to the work site during the project days. Corpsmembers are paid an AmeriCorps living stipend which averages out at $310 per week or $620 biweekly before taxes. Upon completion of the term the Corpsmember will receive an education award to be used for paying off student loans or paying tuition for a Title IV accredited college. Preference will be given to those who identify as a member of a Native American Tribe, or identify as American Indian/Native American. 
To apply: Please complete our on-line application at: https://azcorps.org/open-positions
Location: Flagstaff, AZ


CEO
American Conservation Experience
Posted 3/15/18 
ACE’s new CEO will bring passion for our conservation mission, unquestionable leadership abilities and the broad range of skills necessary to pursue a vision while simultaneously watching the bottom line. Building upon our existing partnerships while forging new relationships, our new CEO will continue our organization’s growth curve while keeping the culture alive and vibrant. 
Primary Responsibilities

  • At least seven years demonstrated success in a leadership role in Conservation in the non-profit space or ten years in a related field and position.
  • A passion for conservation, youth and volunteerism.
  • Experience in managing successful growth of an organization over a large geographic area.
  • Experience managing a complex organization and working with a board of directors.
  • The communication skills and gravitas to successfully be the face of our organization and act in a public relations capacity.
  • A proven management style with the ability to hold a wide range of team members accountable to key metrics, mission and core values.
  • Integrity, initiative and an attention to detail that would impress Sherlock Holmes.
  • The ability to travel regularly and often.
  • Excellent time management for self and team.
  • The willingness to be hands-on when needed, the strength to delegate as required and the wisdom to know the right time for each.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field.

Location: Flagstaff, AZ


AmeriCorps Field Crew Member
Utah Conservation Corps
Posted 3/15/18 
Position Dates: May 21 - August 20, 2018
Work for 3 or 6 months as part of a 4-person conservation field crew.  UCC field crews travel, work, and camp throughout Utah as they complete habitat restoration and trail improvement projects on public lands.  UCC provides chainsaw and Wilderness First Aid training to all crew members.  Hiring on a rolling basis until the start of each season. 
To apply: http://ucc.usu.edu/apply/
Location: base out of Cedar City, Logan, or Moab, UT; travel and project sites located throughout Utah

 

AmeriCorps Field Crew Leader
Utah Conservation Corps
Posted 3/15/18 
Position Dates: Mid May - Mid August 2018
Join Utah Conservation Corps as a seasonal field crew leader!  3 and 6 month positions are available leading a 4-person crew in conservation work on public lands.  We are looking for individuals with previous conservation corps or equivalent experience and demonstrated leadership skills.  Leader position start dates are negotiable preceding our summer and fall field season start dates (May 21 and Aug 20). 
To Apply: Submit an application at https://ucc.usu.edu/apply/index.  Highlight your experience and qualifications in the third essay question. 
Location: Logan, Cedar City, or Moab Utah (see position flyer for details on openings)


Crew Member
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps
Posted 3/15/18
Position Dates: May 16 - October 30, 2018
Deadline: April 2, 2018 

The Crew Member position is a 900 hour AmeriCorps service term commitment that runs from May to October. Northern Bedrock Crew Members work alongside 4 fellow Crew Members under the direction of the Crew Leader. Crews work to preserve and repair historic structures throughout the state of Minnesota. Projects may include masonry, plaster, cemetery monument resetting and cleaning, basic carpentry, and historic landscape restoration. Work is performed primarily outdoors in all weather conditions, and all projects involve extended camping near the project site. This position involves physically challenging and team-oriented work. Crew Members earn a bi-weekly living stipend, and can take advantage of student loan forbearance during their term of service. Upon completion of the service term, AmeriCorps members receive an education award to be used on educational expenses. All Crew Members receive training and credentials in First-Aid/CPR, OSHA, Lead Renovator, and Leave No Trace. During and after the program Crew Members have access to an advisor network of trades professionals, trade unions, and historic preservation specialists.
To apply: All applicants must complete the online application BEFORE April 2nd to be considered for the Crew Member position.Apply online at www.northernbedrockcorps.org/join-our-americorps-team/
Location: Minnesota

 

Bay Area Youth Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/14/18 
Program Dates: June - August 2018 
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Oakland, CA

 

Eastern Virginia Rivers National Wildlife Refuge YCC Leader
SCA
Posted 3/14/18 
Program Dates: June 18 - August 24, 2018 
SCA is seeking a qualified Field Leader to run the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program at Eastern Virginia Rivers National Wildlife Refuge Complex. Youth Conservation Corps is a summer employment program for young men and women (ages 15-18) who work, earn and learn together doing outdoor conservation projects. YCC members complete meaningful projects that require hard work and cooperation. Work projects on the Refuge may include building and improving trails, removing invasive plants, and contributing to wildlife management programs. Enrollees also participate in educational activities. 
Location: Virginia



YCC Corpsmember - Verde Valley
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/12/18 
Program Dates: June 4 - July 20, 2018
As a Youth Conservation Corpsmember your #1 responsibility is SAFETY. You are also expected to work effectively as member of crew; perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservation and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapts to various climates; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in team building and  education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary. Essential functions of this position include standing to do manual labor; walking between work sites; lifting and carrying (up to 50 lbs); working with and around other crew and the public; vision acuity (far) for watching weather and for direction of travel and safety issues; hearing and speech for communicating with team.
Location: Verde Valley, AZ

 

YCC Corpsmember
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 3/12/18 
Program Dates: June 4 - July 20, 2018
As a Youth Conservation Corpsmember your #1 responsibility is SAFETY. You are also expected to work effectively as member of crew; perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservation and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapts to various climates; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in team building and  education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary. Essential functions of this position include standing to do manual labor; walking between work sites; lifting and carrying (up to 50 lbs); working with and around other crew and the public; vision acuity (far) for watching weather and for direction of travel and safety issues; hearing and speech for communicating with team.
Location: Flagstaff, AZ

 

Construction Project Manager
SBP-Texas
Posted 3/12/18
The Texas Construction Project Manager will oversee field operations to address damage following Hurricane Harvey. The Project Manager will provide daily oversight for gutting projects- ensuring projects are completed in a safe and quality manner with the tools and materials needed- and provide planning to develop a queue of projects to be completed. As the program continues to operate, the Project Manager will assist in transitioning the program to take on rebuilding projects in addition to gutting. 
To apply: Submit a tailored cover letter, resume, three professional references and salary history to txhiring@sbpusa.org. We will follow up with qualified candidates- please no calls or emails after your submission. 
Location: Texas



Project Lead
SBP
Posted 3/12/18 
Project Leads play a vital role in SBP’s Rebuilding Program, as they commonly act as the face and voice of SBP within disaster impacted communities. Project Leads implement the construction efforts on clients’ homes and oversee groups of skilled and unskilled volunteers in rebuilding projects. All Project Leads are supported by a Project Managers and are also provided with construction and volunteer management training curriculum that equips them with the knowledge to facilitate construction projects ranging from demolition to final paint and prime. Applicants for this position do not need any prior construction experience​. As long as you are willing to learn, are adaptive to change, and are excited to serve as part of a team that will lead a diverse array of volunteer groups, we encourage you to apply! Project Leads ensure that SBP is represented in a positive and professional manner by completing each project on time and on schedule, interacting positively with volunteers and homeowners, and maintaining high quality and safety on site. They serve both independently and with other Project Leads during the course of volunteer-driven rebuild projects. Project Leads will also continue construction progress on site during times with low volunteer engagement. During their AmeriCorps term, a Project Lead will be expected to oversee the rebuilding of 3-4 homes. With the training Project Leads receive through SBP individuals have been able to finish their term and advance into careers in project management, insurance inspectors, and construction coordinators. Applicants are encouraged to view SBP’s AmeriCorps member recruitment video that provides an overview of the Project Lead position as well as additional AmeriCorps service opportunities by visiting the following link: http://sbpusa.org/get-involved/americorps
Location: New Orleans, LA



Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps Summer Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 3/12/18 
Crew leaders train, supervise and administer crews of 10 members, between the ages of 15 and 18, working on a variety of outdoor conservation projects, including trail maintenance, habitat restoration, invasive species removal, facility maintenance and light construction. Leaders coordinate with agency partners to plan and implement projects and work with SCA staff to manage safety, conduct and logistics in the field. Two leaders are assigned to each crew.
Location: Pennsylvania



AmeriCorps Field Leaders
Idaho Conservation Corps
Posted 3/12/18 
Duration: Summer 
Field Leaders co-lead, manage, and supervise conservation crews of nine youth, ages 16-19, over the course of the summer. The summer season is broken down into two five-week sessions so leaders will oversee two separate groups over their term of employment. While on session, Field Leaders will be responsible for completing a variety of hands-on, conservation-oriented projects on public and private lands, and facilitating daily lessons using our accredited outdoor education curriculum. Field leaders are well-balanced individuals who work hard and embody compassion, patience, and an inspirational attitude. This seasonal position not only allows crew leaders to deliver an impactful educational experience to young people in their communities, but can also provide an entry-point into the fields of natural resource management, youth development, and outdoor education.
Location: Idaho


 

AmeriCorps Field Leaders
Northwest Youth Corps
Posted 3/12/18 
Duration: Spring & Summer
Field Leaders co-lead, manage, and supervise conservation crews of nine youth, ages 15-19, over the course of the summer. The summer season is broken down into two five-week sessions so leaders will oversee two separate groups over their term of employment. While on session, Field Leaders will be responsible for completing a variety of hands-on, conservation-oriented projects on public and private lands, and facilitating daily lessons using our accredited outdoor education curriculum. Field leaders are well-balanced individuals who work hard and embody compassion, patience, and an inspirational attitude. This seasonal position not only allows crew leaders to deliver an impactful educational experience to young people in their communities, but can also provide an entry-point into the fields of natural resource management, youth development, and outdoor education.
Location: Various



Communications & Alumni Coordinator
Conservation Legacy
Posted 3/12/18 
Start Date: April 2018
The Communications and Alumni Coordinator will be responsible for gathering and collecting stories, photos, videos and other media necessary to highlight the impact of Conservation Legacy programs for local, regional and national audiences, implementing an alumni engagement plan inclusive of all Conservation Legacy program alumni and populating content for Conservation Legacy social media channels. This position will include a significant amount of travel and field based work. 
To apply: Send cover letter, portfolio (please include writing sample) and resume to: Jenna Rosengren Communications Manager jenna@conservationlegacy.org
Location: Tucson, AZ or Durango, CO


Coporate & Community Engagement Coordinator
SCA
Posted 3/12/18 
This position will work closely with the Director, Corporate & Community Engagement to grow and support SCA national events initiatives in order to extend SCA’s impact, increase revenue, and expand brand awareness. The coordinator will lead project planning, agency relations, alumni networking, and field support for events. The coordinator will also assist with corporate sponsor account management and other relationship-building activity nationwide, including collaborating with regional program staff on events across the country. This position will work collaboratively with the Advancement team and regional program staff to create and execute events and relevant marketing campaigns. The position will require significant travel.
Location: Arlington, VA

 

Field Crew Leader
Louisiana Conservation Corps at American YouthWorks
Posted 3/12/18 
Start Date: June 4, 2018
Louisiana Conservation Corps is recruiting two Crew Leaders to lead a Field Crew for Fall of 2018. The term would be from June 4th to December 14th.
Leaders will co-lead a 10 person crew through conservation projects. Crews will typically work a 10 days on and 4 days off schedule: leaving on a Monday, and coming back the following Wednesday. At the beginning of the week, the crew will go grocery shopping and purchase food with a budget provided by TxCC. The crews will then work, camp, eat, and live together until the end of their 10 day work cycle. For local project site’s, crews will work a regular 8-5pm, Monday-Friday schedule. During projects, the crews will get to and from their project sites using our vehicles, driven by the crew leaders. Stipend: $1,500 / month. This crew serves as a Disaster Response Team as well, and can expect to deploy to small or large disasters.
Location: Baton Rouge, LA



Veteran Fire Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/12/18 
Program Dates: April 19 - August 12, 2018 
This leader will supervise teams of five veteran members working in partnership with the US Forest Service to complete fire/fuels management work. The Veteran Fire Corps provides recent-era veterans with training, credentials and experience they need to competitively pursue wildland fire and/or forestry careers. Projects may include but are not limited to: hazardous fuels reduction, hand-puling of slash, constructing fire line in pre-fire preparation of prescribed burn units, collecting fuel inventory data, FIREWISE educational outreach, trail maintenance, timber marking, wildlife surveys, and fence construction. Project work and schedules vary depending on region and season.
Location: Black Hills National Forest, WY


Assateague Island National Seashore Native Plant Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/12/18 
Program Dates: May 14 - September 7, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of adult corps members for the 2018 Assateaugue Native Plant Corps program in Berlin, MD. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.
Location: Berlin, MD

 

NorCal BLM Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 3/12/18 
Program Dates: April - November 2018 
For this project, the NorCal BLM team will travel to different California BLM field offices completing work projects at each site.  Projects may include: restoration of OHV routes, data surveys of wilderness study areas, trail maintenance, fence construction or repair, and invasive species monitoring and/or removal.  The team should be prepared for hard physical labor in difficult terrain with a wide range of weather conditions.
Primary Responsibilites 

  • Act as a Crew Manager guiding crew dynamics and facilitating teamwork
  • Function as a Technical Advisor assisting in training corps members to complete quality work
  • Serve as a Partnership Representative managing relationships with agency partner and ensuring successful and timely completion of work projects
  • Perform tasks as a Program Administrator by communicating with SCA staff, completing documentation and managing a budget

Location: California 

 

Seattle Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 2/15/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Seattle, WA


Philadelphia Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 2/15/18
Program Dates: June - August 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Philadelphia, PA


NY & NJ Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 2/15/18 
Program Dates: June - August 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: New Jersey


Houston Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 2/15/18 
Program Dates: June - August 2018 
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Houston, TX

 

Crew Member
Conservation Corps New Mexico
Posted 2/9/18 
Start Date: April 16, 2018
Conservation Corps New Mexico (corpsnm.org/open-positions) is seeking young adult interested in being a part of challenging and impactful conservation service projects throughout the Southwest. Projects are often related to things like trail work, invasive species removal, fence installation or repair, watershed restoration and many other projects. The typical schedule is 8 days spent camping at the project site with 6 days off to rest and explore the southwest. During the “hitch” crews work together during the day, eat and camp together in the evening and learn together throughout. Crews work in remote settings in all weather conditions. Depending on the project and location, crews may spend some of their season deep in the backcountry with little or no support. Crew members earn a $285/week living stipend and just under $3,000 as an education award upon completion. During each hitch, food for cooking and campsites for lodging will be provided. All members and leaders are responsible for finding their own accommodations on their 5 days off – CCNM does not provided off-time residences.
To apply follow: https://corpsnm.org/open-positons
Location: Las Cruces, NM

 

Youth Conservation Corps Crew
Great Appalachian Valley Conservation Corps
Posted 2/8/18
Position Dates: June 5 - July 2018 (4-6 weeks)
GAVCC Youth Conservation Corps crews will work with Shenandoah National Park and George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. Projects may include trail construction & maintenance, habitat improvement, improvements to recreation access, re-vegetation, and much more. This program focuses on engaging local youth, ages 16 – 18, in meaningful learning and service opportunities in their communities. Each YCC crew consists of 4 - 6 youth Corpsmembers and 2 experienced and trained Crew Leaders. Crews camp out and work in the field Monday - Friday. Crew members will return to the GAVCC office each Friday to clean crew gear and prep it for the following week. Crew members have Saturday and Sunday off, and return to the GAVCC office at 7:30am on Mondays to go back out the following week. Corpsmembers are encouraged to have their own personal gear and equipment (tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, etc) though it is not required and some shared equipment is available to be borrowed for the season. 
Location: New Market, VA

 

Canaan Valley YCC Leader
SCA
Posted 2/8/18 
Program Dates: July 2 - August 24, 2018
Serve as the Youth Conservation Corp group leader and supervisor.  The Leader will coordinate five youth ranging 15-18, Monday through Friday during regular business hours with one potential overnight camping trip.  Leader will be responsible for safety, administration, clerical, biological, ecological, and environmental education for the youth enrolled.  Operate hand and power tools, motorized vehicles.  The work requires physical exertion, such as walking over wet, rough, uneven or rocky surfaces, bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, climbing, or similar activities.  Work requires average agility and dexterity.  The majority of the work is performed outdoors.  Temperature and weather extremes may be encountered. Projects include: repair boardwalks, build bridges, trail maintenance (water breaks repairs), visitor center garden maintenance, assist in wildlife (Woodcock, Bat, and vernal pool) surveys, invasive species removal, building maintenance (mow/weed-eat), fence post removal, data management, and tree planting.
Location: West Virginia
 

Veteran  Fire Corps Project Leader - Black Hills
SCA
Posted 2/8/18 
Program Dates: April 19 - August 12, 2018 
This leader will supervise teams of five veteran members working in partnership with the US Forest Service to complete fire/fuels management work. The Veteran Fire Corps provides recent-era veterans with training, credentials and experience they need to competitively pursue wildland fire and/or forestry careers. Projects may include but are not limited to: hazardous fuels reduction, hand-puling of slash, constructing fire line in pre-fire preparation of prescribed burn units, collecting fuel inventory data, FIREWISE educational outreach, trail maintenance, timber marking, wildlife surveys, and fence construction. Project work and schedules vary depending on region and season.
Location: Wyoming

 

White Mountains General Conservation/Saw
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 2/7/18 
Program Dates: April 16 - August 17, 2018
Corpsmember Responsibilities: As an AmeriCorps program participant, work effectively as member of crew; perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservation and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapts to various climates; camps overnight outdoors in wilderness areas near work sites for short or extended periods of time; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in environmental education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary.
Location: Pinetop, AZ



YCC Summer Mentor 
Arizona Conservation Corps
Posted 2/7/18
Program Dates: April 16 - August 18, 2018
As an AmeriCorps program participants, work effectively as a member of a crew; perform heavy manual labor related to environmental conservations and restoration projects; work outdoors in all types of weather and successfully adapt to various climates; camp overnight outdoors in wilderness areas or near work sites for short or extended periods of time; effectively learn and apply new environmental conservation and restoration skills and outdoor living skills; actively participate in environmental education activities; practice appropriate safety procedures in all tasks assigned; use, maintain and repair hand and power tools as necessary. The summer YCC mentor term will include 7 weeks of co-mentoring a YCC crew of six 15-18 year olds on project works in various communities throughout Northern Arizona. This includes teaching and mentoring the corpsmembers in a variety of project work including trail work and restoration on projects with the Forest Service, National Park Service, AZ State Parks and others. Both before and after those 7 weeks, Summer YCC Mentors will regroup as a crew of mentors, and return to a hitch schedule based out of Flagstaff.
Location: Flagstaff, AZ



Alaska Regional Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 2/6/18 
Program Dates: May 1 - August 20, 2018 
Teams will live and work together during the work week, Monday through Friday, for two weeks of training and ten weeks at remote field camps. During their time in the field they have the opportunity to build a small community. The Project Leader will also coordinate training and field work together with the primary project partner, the Tongass National Forest. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Hoonah and Klawock, AK


Fort Monroe Historic Preservation Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 2/2/18
Program Dates: June 7 - August 17, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of adult corps members for the 2018 Fort Monroe Historic Preservation Corps in Fort Monroe, VA.Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Fort Monroe, VA

 

Assateague Island National Seashore Native Plant Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 2/2/18 
Program Dates: May 14 - September 7, 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of adult corps members for the 2018 Assateaugue Native Plant Corps program in Berlin, MD. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.  
Location: Berlin, MD

 

Virgin Islands National Park YCC Leader
SCA
Posted 2/2/18 
Program Dates: June 11 - August 3, 2018 
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire six locally-recruited high school students to complete conservation projects, assisting park staff with hurricane restoration, and engaging in environmental education in the Virgin Islands National Park.  There is no housing provided for this position, we are looking for local candidates ideally, or those with housing connections on St. Thomas or St. John.  Two co-leaders will work with students during business hours M-F, with nights and weekends off.
Location: Virgin Islands


Chicago Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 2/2/18 
Program Dates: July 2 - August 10, 2018
Co-lead, supervise, transport, and mentor a team of 10-12 high school youth, ages 15-19 for six weeks (Mon-Thurs 7.5 hrs/day, Fri 4 hrs/day) completing an assortment of hands-on conservation and restoration projects within different areas in the Forest Preserves of Cook County and plan and lead weekly educational field days. Crew Leader applicants that come out for two FPCC volunteer events removing invasive plants or helping out at a Nature Center have a better chance of securing a position for the summer (see below for information). Events are led by certified leaders who instruct you on how to remove invasive species among other activities. To find an event go to http://fpdcc.com/volunteer/. Be sure to complete the forms on the following page to receive credit for your volunteer work.
Location: Chicago, Il

 

Crew Leader
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps
Posted 1/17/18
Program Dates: April 30 - November 9, 2018
The Crew Leader position is a 900 hour AmeriCorps service term commitment that runs from late April to November. Northern Bedrock Crew Leaders supervise and work alongside 5 Crew Members, preserving and repairing historic structures throughout Minnesota. This position involves physically challenging and team-oriented work. Projects may include masonry, plaster, cemetery monument resetting and cleaning, basic carpentry, and historic landscape restoration. Work is performed primarily outdoors in all weather conditions, and all projects involve extended camping near the project site. Crew Leaders lead camping and team-building activities, and are the on-site resource for their crew members and staff during each project. Crew Leaders earn a bi-weekly living stipend, and can take advantage of student loan forbearance during their service. Upon completion of the service term, AmeriCorps members receive an education award to be used on educational expenses. All Crew Members receive training and credentials in First-Aid/CPR, OSHA, Lead Renovator, and Leave No Trace. This position is supervised by the Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps (NBHPC) Operations Manager and Field Coordinator.
To apply: All applicants complete the online application by following the link below, and emailing a cover letter and resume BEFORE February 16th toinfo@northernbedrockcorps.org.
Apply Online at- http://www.northernbedrockcorps.org/join-our-americorps-team/crewleader/
For More Information Visit www.northernbedrockcorps.org
Location: Duluth, MN



AmeriCorps Conservation Member
Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
Posted 1/16/18
Position starts in June
AmeriCorps Crews are for young adults, age 18+, and focus on specific projects:

  • the Parks Restoration Crew offers carpentry experiences; the Assessment Crew maps and documents trail conditions;
  • the US Forest Service Crew improves trails, backcountry infrastructure, carpentry, campgrounds, and ecosystems throughout the Green Mountain National Forest and New York National Forests.
  • These crews also assist with watershed improvement projects across the state.
  • No prior experience or special skills are needed. We fully train Members to do this job, which will prepare you for future employment in a number of sectors. Start your next outdoor community service adventure in June, for a 2 month service term from June 17 – August 18, or 4.5 months from June 17 – October 30. Compensation includes a stipend of $250/week + $1,566 or $2,960 AmeriCorps Education Award (depending on duration). Room and Board included. 

Location: Richmond, VT

 

Crew Leader
Great Appalachian Valley Conservation Corps
Posted 1/16/18 
Position Dates: Early June - End of July
This is a unique opportunity to help build a local organization while leading a young adult AmeriCorps crew on meaningful conservation projects in and around the Shenandoah Valley.The position is multi-faceted and demanding, but with opportunity for enormous rewards. Successful candidates will demonstrate resourcefulness, effective communication skills, excellent judgment, maturity, initiative, professionalism, and the desire to devote themselves to a crew experience where the needs of others are placed above oneself. The Crew Leader position requires mentorship, technical aptitude, and a high level of comfort in the outdoors.
Apply online: https://gavcc.weebly.com/join.html
Location: Shenandoah Valley in VA
 

Corpsmember
Great Appalachian Valley Conservation Corps
Posted 1/16/18 
Position Dates: Early June - End of July 
This is an exciting opportunity to work on an AmeriCorps conservation crew with the Great Appalachian Valley Conservation Corps. This crew will partner with local public land managers to accomplish meaningful projects to support trail construction and ecological health.
Apply online: https://gavcc.weebly.com/join.html
Location: Shenandoah Valley in VA



Forestry or Trail Crew Member
Nevada Conservation Corps
Posted 1/11/18 
Program Dates: May 21, 2018 to August 16, 2018 or May 21, 2018 to November 15, 2018 
Spend a season or more working and camping outside at some of Nevada’s premier natural areas. Serve alongside volunteers from across the country while making a lasting contribution to Nevada’s natural resources and heritage. Gain valuable field experience while working on habitat improvement, restoration, and recreation projects with the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, the National Park Service, and many other federal and state agencies. Learn firsthand from federal employees and specialists about natural resource and conservation careers. Projects may include trail construction and maintenance, hazardous fuels reduction, and habitat restoration. Both 3 month and 6 month terms are available.
Location: Reno, NV



Program Logistics Coordinator
Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
Posted 1/10/18 
Position open until filled
The Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) is seeking our next full-time Program Logistics Specialist (PLS) to join our dynamic team. This position is the make-things-happen person for our program team, assisting program staff with critical operations and logistics. The PLS will be our head vehicle fleet and facilities manager, oversee all tools and gear upkeep, and keep uniforms looking sharp (a key VYCC role!). This role will also work directly with our Farm and Conservation youth crews in training and work projects. To be successful the PLS must have prior experience with mentoring or teaching, being handy with tools, vehicle management, and general facility management, as well having a strong grasp on risk management. 
Location: Richmond, VT



SCA DC Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 1/9/18 
Program Dates: July 2 - August 10, 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for daily management and supervision of SCA Community Conservation Crew with two to ten members
  • Assist co-leader (some crews are solo-led) in managing student and group safety and development, curriculum delivery, outdoor and environmental education, and work project completion
  • Lead various conservation service projects designed to build an ethic of community and environmental stewardship.  Projects include a range from trail and park maintenance, habitat restoration, to urban agriculture

Location: Washington, DC


SCA Pittsburg Community Leader
SCA
Posted 1/9/18
Program Dates: June 1 - August 8, 2018
Primary Responsibilities

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Location: Pittsburg, PA

 

Crew Leader & Members
North Carolina Youth Conservation Corps
Posted 1/5/18
Deadline: May 15, 2018
The North Carolina Youth Conservation Corps (NCYCC)  is accepting applications for Summer 2018 positions including Crew Leaders and Crew Members. Get paid to live and work outside, make new friends, and do meaningful conservation work in North Carolina! Never held a hammer or a shovel? No problem. A positive attitude and a strong work ethic is all you need - we’ll teach the rest! All NCYCC positions are located in North Carolina and are 40 hrs/week. Positions are available beginning in June and July and participants live in tents in a camp setting for the duration of the program. 3-week or 7-week opportunities available! Crew Members earn $10.50 per hour and must be between the ages of 16 and 24 years old. Crew Leaders earn $500-$550 per week and must be at least 22 years old. Do you or someone you know already have experience leading a crew? Looking for more responsibility? We’re also hiring for a Field Assistant and Program Coordinator! Gain leadership skills, learn about the environment, get paid, and earn community service hours this summer with NCYCC!
Location: North Carolina



Crew Member (Trails/Saw/Fire)
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps (CO)
Posted 12/14/17 
Program Start Dates: May 25 - June 1, 2018 
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps engages youth in the outdoors, inspiring them to use their strengths and potential to lead healthy, productive lives. We offer positions to youth and young adults (ages 18-25+) to spend a summer serving on meaningful conservation projects throughout northwest Colorado. Projects may include trail building and maintenance, primitive road construction (for Off Highway Vehicles, etc.), building and maintaining irrigation ditches, fence construction, noxious weed eradication, fire fuels reduction with chainsaws, and habitat restoration. Crews of 9-10 people, led by a Crew Leader and Assistant Leader will stay together for the duration of the session. Crews will serve in a variety of changing weather conditions. All corps members will participate in 40 hour service weeks, daily camp chores, educational activities throughout the week, and weekend recreation. Spending a summer with RMYC can be a life changing and rewarding experience. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to service, diversity, self-development, and the team environment.
Location: Steamboat Springs, CO


Field Coordinator
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps (CO)
Posted 12/11/17
Program Dates: April 30 - mid October 2018
The employee in this position will provide leadership and support for multiple crews of approximately 10 youth or adults (10-18 or 18-25 years old) in a 24/7 crew setting. The position requires preparation time, oversight of crew rigging and de-rigging, post session clean-up and hands on project work throughout the season. Field Coordinator’s will be expected to provide leadership and skills training to crews in the field throughout the season.  The Field Coordinator will assist with set-up and implementation of preseason training for Crew Leaders and Assistant Leaders. The Field Coordinator may perform the duties of this position in several different settings including desert, mountain and alpine environments. The position requires extensive bending, lifting, pushing, stooping, carrying and other heavy physical labor for extended periods of time. Field Coordinators may be required to carry a backpack with personal and/or group essentials for extended periods of time or long distances. Field Coordinators may be required to carry hand tools and equipment for extended periods of time or long distances. The nature of the work environment requires that Field Coordinators utilize appropriate safety equipment such as leather gloves, hardhat, long pants, long sleeved shirts and protective glasses.
Location: Steamboat Springs, CO



Conservation Corps Crew Leader
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps (CO)
Posted 12/11/17
Program Dates: May 11 - August 10, 2018
Duties & Responsibilities
• Provide leadership and supervision to a crew of 6-8 crew members (18-25 years old) in all day to day activities on the work site and around camp
• Support the physical and emotional well being of the crew members and assistant crew leader
• Participate in pre-season preparation and post session clean-up and debriefing
• Complete professional documentation of daily and weekly documentation of crew work and activities, timesheets, mid season and end of season evaluations, etc.
Location: Steamboat Springs, CO



Adirondack Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 12/5/17 
Program Dates: April 16 - October 20, 2018 
Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere. Corps members are responsible for completing habitat restoration, resource protection, and trail projects throughout the 6 million acre Adirondack State Park.  SCA Adirondack Corps teams will use traditional trail skills, restoration techniques, carpentry skills, and hard labor to complete an array of projects.  Typical projects have included, new trail construction, timber bridge construction, removal of invasive vegetation, fire tower restoration, historic building restoration, and trail maintenance.  The program works in partnership with the New York State Department of Conservation (DEC) and the Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps).
Location: Adirondack, NY


Washington DC Community Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 12/1/17 
Program Dates: July 2 - August 10, 2018
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for daily management and supervision of SCA Community Conservation Crew with two to ten members
  • Assist co-leader (some crews are solo-led) in managing student and group safety and development, curriculum delivery, outdoor and environmental education, and work project completion
  • Lead various conservation service projects designed to build an ethic of community and environmental stewardship.  Projects include a range from trail and park maintenance, habitat restoration, to urban agriculture

Location: Washington, D.C.


Alaska Regional High School Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 11/30/17
Program Dates: September 2018, end dates vary by position
Alaska’s Regional High School Crews consist of two leaders and a crew of 6-8 youth (aged 15-19) from across Alaska.  Crews live and work in parks, forests, and refuges across Alaska.  Leaders camp with their crews in frontcountry or backcountry sites and work to complete conservation projects.  Typical programs are four weeks in length and run from June through August. Teams will live and work together for the month-long program and have the opportunity to build a small community.  Crew Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams, and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Crew Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.
Location: Alaska
 

Alaska Youth Conservation Corps Crew Leader
SCA
Posted 11/30/17 
Program Dates: September 2018, end dates vary by position
Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Leaders lead and manage a group of locally recruited youth to complete conservation projects and biological monitoring in the Tongass National Forest.  Leader and crew will work together 5 days on and 2 days off or 10 days on and 4 days off with the youth returning home in the evenings or on the weekends, depending on project location.  Leaders are provided housing by USFS in the program communities.  Multiple positions are available across the Forest and may involve kayaking, boat and small plane travel, and working with vulnerable populations.
Location: Tongass National Forest



Youth Crew Leader
Montana Conservation Corps
Posted 11/21/17
Term Dates: April 23 - August 15, 2018
A Youth Crew Leader Positon is the perfect fit for someone searching for a meaningful position that positively impacts middle and high school age youth, local communities, and nearby public lands. In the spring, Youth Crew Leaders will receive seven intensive weeks of training, covering topics such as conflict resolution, communication, and facilitation, as well as trail work, tool use and maintenance, backcountry travel, and other technical skills. During the spring, Youth Crew Leaders will also have the opportunity to recruit for youth in local high schools, work directly with youth on various service projects, and develop positive and productive co-leading relationships. During the summer, co-leading pairs will lead a crew of 6-7 local high school or middle school age participants on a variety of conservation based projects, from trail work to fencing to campground and fire lookout maintenance to wildlife surveys. Throughout the summer, leaders will facilitate MCC’s Positive Youth Development based education curriculum while teaching and upholding high expectations for work ethic and work standards. Youth Crew Leaders will camp and work remotely with their crews for 1-4 weeks at a time. This summer, hone your leadership and hands-on conservation skills, make a real difference, and have a blast exploring Montana’s wild lands.
Apply online: http://mtcorps.org/join/young-adult-programs/youth-program-leaders
Location: Bozeman, Helena, Kalispell, or Missoula, MT


Youth Conservation Corps Leader
Montana Conservation Corps
Posted 11/21/17
Term Dates: May 29 - August 18, 2018
YCC Leaders will be based out of the Northern Rockies region in Kalispell, MT for their 2 weeks of training. Immediately afterwards, co-leading pairs will travel to their placements for the summer, either in the Libby, Eureka, or Cabinet Ranger Districts in the Kootenai National Forest, or based in Kalispell to work in the Flathead National Forest. Each co-leading pair will lead a crew of 6-7 local high school age participants on a variety of conservation based projects, from trail work to fencing to campground and fire lookout maintenance to wildlife surveys. Throughout the summer, leaders will facilitate MCC’s Positive Youth Development based education curriculum while teaching and upholding high expectations for work ethic and work standards. YCC high school crew members return home every evening. Serving as a YCC Leader with MCC will have a lifelong impact not only on you, but also on the communities, landscapes, and teens enrolled in YCC. You’ll discover unexpected abilities in yourself along with the enduring self-confidence to effectively lead young people toward accomplishing even the most challenging tasks. In the end, it is your commitment to serving others, starting with the youth on your crew, which yields the most satisfaction and the greatest enjoyment.
Apply online: http://mtcorps.org/join/young-adult-programs/youth-program-leaders
Location: Kalispell or Missoula, MT



Conservation Intern
Montana Conservation Corps 
Posted 11/21/17 
Position Dates: 5/16/18 - 8/17/18 OR Extended Term 5/16/18 - 10/5/18 
The MCC Conservation Intern works under the supervision of Montana Conservation Corps (MCC) staff and host site supervisors to complete MCC and partner projects. Primary responsibilities of the position will be determined by individual host sites in collaboration with MCC, and will include assuring the successful completion of natural resource projects, delivery of MCC program components, and maintaining a positive working relationship with host sites, MCC and the public. Conservation Interns are required to participate in all elements of the MCC program to the best of their ability, meet AmeriCorps requirements, and be enrolled as an AmeriCorps member for the duration of the program. Conservation Interns are responsible for keeping host site supervisors and MCC staff informed through daily and biweekly paperwork.
Apply online: http://mtcorps.org/join/big-sky-watershed-corps-conservation-internships/conservation-intern-program
Location: Varies based on host site placement



New Hampshire Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 11/17/17 
Program Dates: April 16 - Ocotober 26, 2018
The SCA NH Corps Project Leader plays a crucial role in the success of the conservation program, working closely with the Conservation Coordinator to train, supervise, and support 3 field crews of corps members completing habitat restoration, resource protection, and trail projects throughout New Hampshire.  SCA NH Corps crews use traditional trail skills, restoration techniques, carpentry skills, and physical labor to complete an array of projects while camping on 11 day hitches.  Typical projects include trail construction & maintenance, carpentry, bridge construction, invasive vegetation removal, and habitat restoration.  The program works in partnership with New Hampshire State Parks and the Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps). The Project Leader is largely a field based position spending approximately 80% of time traveling during the Conservation Service Season to project sites.   
Location: Bear Brook State Park, Allenstown, New Hampshire

 

Idaho Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 11/16/17
Program runs April - October 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire young adults in Corps programs across the country. Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere. 
Location: Idaho

           

Alaska Corps Project Leader
SCA
Posted 11/16/17
Program runs April - September 2018
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of 5 young adult participants in the completion of conservation projects throughout the state of Alaska.  Typical projects include trail maintenance and construction, exotic plant management, fuels reduction and habitat restoration. Teams will live and work together for the entire season and have the opportunity to build a small community.  Project Leaders are an integral part of the success of our teams and they will be expected to strive for proactive communication, create a culture of growth, and professionally represent themselves and SCA.  The Project Leader position is filled with a diversity of tasks and responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to highly motivated candidates who are looking for an engaging and challenging atmosphere.      
Location: various locations in Alaska

 

 

Crew Leader Development Program
Southwest Conservation Corps
Posted 11/9/17
Program Dates: Early April - Late November 2018
Open until filled
The AmeriCorps (A*C) Crew Leader Development Program (CLDP) is a two phase program. The first phase focuses on orientation, training and development, the second phase focuses on implementation and continued leadership development. The AmeriCorps CLDP provides young adults the opportunity to develop outdoor conservation and leadership skills; participants will be exposed to a variety of conservation projects, leadership experiences, and service opportunities on public lands and in local communities throughout the Southwest region of Colorado. Basic program structure will include:

  • 8-weeks of crew leader training with experienced SCC crew leaders. Trainings will include: Introduction to SCC mission, staff, and culture.  SCC policies and procedures, risk management, managing crew dynamics, front country and backcountry outdoor living, Leave No Trace, Forest Service Recognized S-212 Chainsaw Training, technical trail skills, project management, partner relations, logistics and Wilderness Medicine (WFR).
  • Co-leading adult conservation crews (trail, saw, etc.) during the Summer and Fall. While co-leading, members will be responsible for project management, as well as the care and well-being of a 6-8 member crew completing conservation projects on public lands, such as trail restoration, native planting, habitat rehabilitation, invasive species removal, chainsaw, or various public recreational facility improvements. Crew leaders in development are responsible for the physical and emotional well-being of the crew in the absence of their co-leader.

Location: Durango or Salida, CO

 

Youth Crew Leader Development Program
Southwest Conservation Corps
Posted 11/9/17
Program Dates: Early April - Late November 2018
Open until filled
The AmeriCorps (A*C)Youth Crew Leader Development Program (CLDP) is a two phase program. The first phase focuses on orientation, training and development, the second phase focuses on implementation and continued leadership development. The AmeriCorps CLDP provides young adults the opportunity to develop outdoor conservation and leadership skills; participants will be exposed to a variety of conservation projects, leadership experiences, and service opportunities on public lands and in local communities throughout the Southwest region of Colorado. Basic program structure will include:

  • 8-weeks of crew leader training with experienced SCC crew leaders. Trainings will include: Introduction to SCC mission, staff, and culture, SCC policies and procedures, risk management, managing crew dynamics, front country and backcountry outdoor living, Leave No Trace, Forest Service Recognized S-212 Chainsaw Training, technical trail skills, project management, partner relations, logistics and Wilderness Medicine (WFR) and a youth specific Training...click link above for full position description.

Location: Durango, CO

 



Additional Resource

Conservation Job Resource Guide - compiled in Nov. 2011 from Member Corps, UPDATED February 2014  

By Kyra Alvez-Moats and Erin Cochran (as part of their service with the former Northwest Service Academy)