The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is a well-balanced work-learn-earn program that develops an understanding and appreciation in participating youth of the nation's environment and heritage. YCC offers gainful summer employment to youth, for approximately seven weeks, in a healthful outdoor atmosphere. Enrollees will be paid the minimum wage for a 40-hour work week. Projects include maintaining trails and fences, improving wildlife habitat, removing invasive species, watering trees, and cleaning up recreation areas. YCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants are selected randomly.
These are full-time summer positions, 40 hours per week at $9.00 per hour. Employment may last up to 7 weeks from June 15 - July 31. Hired applicants will need to be able to provide own transportation. If selected, you and your parent/guardian will be required to attend a two hour orientation meeting. Positions will be filled by a random drawing; selected applicants will be notified by May 22.