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Summer Youth Crew Leaders and Members

Actively Recruiting

Openings

19 currently recruiting

Service Dates

May 22, 2023 - August 4, 2023

Application Window

March 23, 2023 - June 5, 2023

Locations

  • Texas, US
  • Austin, TX
  • Houston, TX

Contact Information

TxCC Recruitment Team
(512) 744-1900
jointxcc@americanyouthworks.org

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Position Details

Austin Summer Youth Crew Member

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Description

Spend your summer getting paid to build conservation skills and engage in environmental education. The Texas Conservation Corps' Summer Youth Program is an AmeriCorps opportunity for young adults to work with a crew on habitat restoration projects throughout the Houston or Austin area in Texas.

These crews are open to current high school students, recent high school graduates, college students and young adults looking to spend a summer working on conservation projects throughout Texas. Led by two adult crew leaders, members will work on trail improvement and habitat restoration projects, and will engage in environmental education. Opportunities for travel and camping will be provided. All experiences, skill levels, and backgrounds are welcome to apply!

Looking for more than an 8-week experience? Summer enrollments can extend to longer terms!

Spend your summer getting paid to build conservation skills and engage in environmental education. The Texas Conservation Corps' Summer Youth Program is an AmeriCorps opportunity for young adults to work with a crew on habitat restoration projects throughout the Houston or Austin area in Texas.

These crews are open to current high school students, recent high school graduates, college students and young adults looking to spend a summer working on conservation projects throughout Texas. Led by two adult crew leaders, members will work on trail improvement and habitat restoration projects, and will engage in environmental education. Opportunities for travel and camping will be provided. All experiences, skill levels, and backgrounds are welcome to apply!

Looking for more than an 8-week experience? Summer enrollments can extend to longer terms!
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Living Allowance

$2400 - $2720 monthly

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

-Health insurance (at no cost to participants) $1,459.26-$6,895 | Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: money for qualified student loans, higher education and training programs. Learn more about AmeriCorps and this award. -Non-private student loan deferment -First Aid certification -Technical and Fundamental skills training -Opportunity to network with partnering agencies: Including US Forest Service, Texas Forest Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife, and National Park Service -Weekly Conservation Corps Yoga Classes (optional) -30 day bus passes if eligible

Education Requirements

Less than High School Completed

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

17 - 30

Service Details

Focus Areas

Environment

Location Type

Urban, Wilderness

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Outdoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Museum or Nature Center, Park

Activity Types

Hands On Activities

Contact Information

TxCC Recruitment Team
(512) 744-1900
jointxcc@americanyouthworks.org

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Position Details

Austin Summer Youth Crew Member

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