AMERICORPS OPPORTUNITIES (ages 18-25)
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Full-term (February-December) Field Crew and Youth Outdoors Positions
Full-term (January-December) Individual Placement Positions
Summer (May-August) Positions

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Open positions:

FULL-TERM (FEBRUARY-DECEMBER) POSITIONS

Field Crew Members and Leaders: Deadline December 31
Field Crew Members and Leaders receive on-the-job training and put those skills into practice on natural resource projects across the Midwest.

Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders: Deadline December 31
Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders learn natural resources management skills and engage Twin Cities youth in after-school service projects and environmental education.

Youth Outdoors School and Community Forest Members and Leaders: Deadline December 31
Youth Outdoors School and Community Forest Members and Leaders will learn natural resource management and forestry skills and complete work at School and Community Forest sites.

 

Positions currently closed:

Please contact recruit@conservationcorps.org if you have any questions!

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These positions will begin accepting applications for the 2017 summer season in January 2017.

SUMMER (MAY-AUGUST) POSITIONS

Conservation Apprentices
Conservation Apprentices spend the summer serving alongside natural resource professionals in a Minnesota Soil and Water Conservation District, learning hands-on skills in managing water and soil resources.
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Summer Youth Corps Leaders
Summer Youth Corps Leaders live outdoors and lead youth in service projects that restore natural habitats and improve public access to outdoor recreation.
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Superior National Forest "Faces of Tomorrow" Crews
Superior National Forest "Faces of Tomorrow" Crew Members and Leaders receive intensive training and on-the-job experience as part of the Superior National Forest’s “Faces of Tomorrow” initiative, an effort to improve the diversity of their future workforce.
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Restoring Relations Youth Corps Leaders
Restoring Relations Youth Corps Leaders engage youth of Native American Tribes and/or heritage in natural resource conservation work such as trail construction and maintenance, boardwalk building, planting, campsite development and invasive species removal.
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I Can Paddle! and I Can Camp! Youth Outdoors Crews
I Can! Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders serve alongside the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources teaching families canoe/kayak paddling or camping skills and educating the public about local ecology and natural resources.

Northwest Summer Field Crew Members and Leaders
Field Crew Members and Leaders in Brainerd, Bemidji and Fergus Falls receive on-the-job training and put those skills into practice on natural resource projects across the Midwest.
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These positions are no longer accepting applications for the 2017 season, but will begin accepting applications for the 2018 season in September/October 2017.

FULL-TERM (JANUARY-DECEMBER) POSITIONS

Individual Placements
Individual Placement members serve in a single-placement setting with various government and nonprofit partners of the Corps. Past partners include the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the University of Minnesota Extension, the Monarch Joint Venture Initiative and the YMCA.
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Field Specialists
Field Specialists provide training, education and leadership, ensuring projects are done in an efficient, safe and consistent manner. Specialists maintain equipment, conduct repairs and assist with habitat restoration projects.
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