AMERICORPS OPPORTUNITIES (ages 18-25)
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Summer (May-August) Positions
Half-term (May-October/November/December) Positions

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Open positions:

SUMMER (MAY-AUGUST) POSITIONS

Field Operations Corpsmembers: Deadline Extended April 21
Field Operations Corpsmembers work with the Summer Youth Corps to make sure that the community runs smoothly, supporting the Assistant Directors.

I Can Camp! Crew Members and Leader: Deadline Extended April 21
I Can Camp! Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders serve alongside the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources teaching families camping skills and educating the public about local ecology and natural resources.

I Can Paddle! Crew Members and Leader: Deadline Extended April 21
I Can! Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders serve alongside the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources teaching families canoe/kayak paddling skills and educating the public about local ecology and natural resources.

Restoring Relations Youth Corps Leaders: Deadline Extended April 21
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.

Summer Field Crew Members and Leaders: Deadline Extended April 21
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.

Summer Youth Corps Leaders: Deadline Extended April 21
Summer Youth Corps Leaders live outdoors and lead youth in service projects that restore natural habitats and improve public access to outdoor recreation.

Superior National Forest "Faces of Tomorrow" Crews: Deadline Extended April 21
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.


HALF-TERM (MAY-OCTOBER/NOVEMBER/DECEMBER) POSITIONS

Community Outreach Corpsmember: Deadline Extended March 31
The Community Outreach Corpsmember will help the Center for Energy and Environment increase awareness of and participation in their Home Energy Squad Program.

Lake County Forestry Crew Members and Leader: Deadline Extended April 21
Forestry Crew Members and Leader will learn natural resource skills and put those skills into practice alongside Lake Soil and Water Conservation District staff.

Seasonal Field Crew Members and Leaders: Deadline April 21
Field Crew Members and Leaders receive on-the-job training and put those skills into practice on natural resource projects across the Midwest. Locations across Minnesota & Iowa.

Superior National Forest "Faces of Tomorrow" Crews: Deadline Extended April 21
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.


Positions currently closed:

These positions are no longer accepting applications for the 2017 season, but will begin accepting applications for the 2018 season in September/October 2017.

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.

Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders
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
Youth Outdoors School and Community Forest Members and Leaders learn natural resource management and forestry skills and complete work at School and Community Forest sites.

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

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