AMERICORPS OPPORTUNITIES (ages 18-25)
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Current openings:

Field Crew Leader: Open until filled
Field Crew Leaders receive on-the-job training and lead crews of 4-6 AmeriCorps members on natural resource projects across the Midwest.

 

Positions currently closed:

These positions are no longer accepting applications for the 2016 season, but will begin accepting applications for the 2017 season in late 2016 or early 2017.

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

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FULL-TERM (FEBRUARY-DECEMBER) POSITIONS

Field Crew Members
Field Crew Members receive on-the-job training and put those skills into practice on natural resource projects across the Midwest.
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Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders
Youth Outdoors Members receive on-the-job training to learn natural resources management skills and engage Twin Cities youth in after-school service projects and environmental education.
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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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Home Energy Squad Members
Home Energy Squad Members serve with the Neighborhood Energy Connection (NEC) to identify simple opportunities to improve neighborhood energy efficiency.
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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.
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Ancestral Lands Corpsmember
The Ancestral Lands Corpsmember serves with Apostle Islands National Lakeshore to complete conservation projects and build connections between the park and the local Native American community.
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