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Conservation & Disaster Crew Members - Austin, TX

Actively Recruiting

Openings

24 currently recruiting

Service Dates

September 12, 2022 - August 4, 2023

Application Window

June 22, 2022 - September 30, 2022

Locations

  • Texas, US
  • Austin, TX

Contact Information

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

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Position Details

Conservation & Disaster Crew Member - 11 months

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Description

Based in Austin, TX - Crew Members join a crew of 10 individuals to serve with throughout their season. Crews work both hitch and local project schedules. For hitch 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 projects 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.

Based in Austin, TX - Crew Members join a crew of 10 individuals to serve with throughout their season. Crews work both hitch and local project schedules. For hitch 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 projects 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. Read More

Living Allowance

$2000 - $2000 monthly

Benefits

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

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Certifications or Qualifications

-High school diploma or GED
-Between the ages of 18-28
-US Citizenship or lawful permanent US Resident
-Ability to hike 3-12 miles per day in rugged terrain, often wearing a 45lb backpack and carrying tools.
-Ability to lift up to 35 pounds repeatedly and use hand and power tools
-Ability to pass a National Service Criminal History Check
-Commitment to completing an entire term of service
-Strong service ethic and desire to serve the community and the environment
-Ability to work with a diverse group of people
-Willingness to work long, hard hours in all weather conditions; ability to be away on overnight trips for up to 10 days at a time

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

18 - 28

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Disaster, Environment

Weekly Hours

42

Location Type

Rural, Suburban, Urban, Wilderness

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Outdoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Park

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

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

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Position Details

Conservation & Disaster Crew Member - 11 months

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