Refuge Hiring Youth Ages 15-18 for Summer Employment
Typical Duties: The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Program introduces young adults, 15-18 years of age, to the important work being done by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and to meaningful experiences in America’s Great Outdoors. YCC members will assist refuge personnel with a diverse range of projects, including:
•Trail Maintenance and Visitor Access Projects
•Environmental Education and Recreation Programs
•Grounds and Building Maintenance
Schedule and Salary: YCC Crew Members work Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for an 8 week period, beginning June 16th and ending August 8th. Enrollees are expected to be available for the entire 8 week program. Salary is $7.85/hour. Crew members are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit in their name to a financial institution of their choosing.