January 29, 2018-July 6, 2018
Seeking: AmeriCorps members to work on conservation projects in Arizona and the Southwest. This program is designed to provide members with conservation and job skills, leadership opportunities, challenging project work, personal and professional growth as well as financial support for education. Crews will be performing trail work, desert restoration, invasive species management, park and facilities maintenance and more.
Corpsmembers are paid an AmeriCorps living stipend of $275 per week before taxes. Upon completion members receive an education award which can be applied to education or education related expenses.
To apply read more and submit an application at http://www.azcorps.org/join/corpsmember-positions/
The typical schedule is 8 ten-hour days on with 6 days off, repeating every Tuesday. The day starts at 7:00 AM with a stretch circle and safety meeting. The day includes two fifteen minute breaks and a half hour break for lunch. The day concludes at 5:30 PM.
About Arizona Conservation Corps
Arizona Conservation Corps, a program of Conservation Legacy, aims to continue the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s. AZCC is focused on connecting youth, young adults and recent era military veterans with conservation service work projects on public lands. Our programs promote personal growth, experiential learning and an ethic of natural resource stewardship while incorporating the guiding principles of community, dedication, challenge, integrity and FUN!