Build a path, while finding yours! Live, serve, and explore Maine’s wilderness, coast, and mountains with Maine Conservation Corps (MCC). Members serve in teams of three to six, using traditional construction and maintenance skills to enhance hiking, biking, skiing, and other types of recreational trails throughout the state, and engage in other conservation projects to improve habitat and expand access to treasured natural areas. This short-term commitment leads to long-term impacts. You’ll make a difference in local communities while connecting to nature, peers, and yourself.
For full position details, visit our website: https://maine.gov/dacf/mcc
Education award upon successful completion of service, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
Team Members are AmeriCorps members who will receive a weekly living stipend of $325 (less taxes). Other benefits include a wide range of training and networking opportunities, a Maine State Park Pass, discounts on outdoor gear, and an education award of $2,474.27. Some members may also be eligible for student loan deferment and childcare reimbursement.
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check